Photo: Katarina Benzova
41,000 fans gathered at Ford Field for the opening night of "Its Not In This Lifetime Tour" on Thursday (June 23) in Detroit. The tour is set to touch down in Philadelphia on Thursday, July 14 at Lincoln Financial Field -- giving that the group is able to keep their cool and stay together until then.
The band has reunited featuring the class lineup members Slash and Duff McKagan, who returned after a two-decade absence. The tour moves on to Kansas City in 5 days and will travel through North America until August 22.
"The result was explosive (literally, thanks to pyrotechnics) set that weighed in at two hours and 25 minutes, starting at an early-for-GNR 9:43 p.m. and wrapping up at about 12:20 a.m." according to Billboard.
The Detroit Set List:
It's So Easy
Welcome to the Jungle
Double Talkin' Jive
Live and let Die (Wings cover)
You Could Be Mine
Raw Power (Iggy and The Stooges Cover)
This I Love
Speak Softly Love (Love Theme from The Godfather)
Sweet Child O' Mine
Out Ta Get Me
Wish You Were Here (Pink Floyd cover, instrumental)
Knockin' on Heaven's Door (Bob Dylan cover)
The Seeker (The Who cover)