Guns N’ Roses Marks First-Ever Residency at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
On Oct. 29, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, AEG Live and Clark County welcomed Guns N’ Roses to Las Vegas by temporarily declaring Paradise Road as Paradise City Road in honor of the band’s first-ever residency Appetite for Democracy. The street pays tribute to Guns N’ Roses record-breaking single “Paradise City” and will keep its new name through the band’s run at The Joint, Oct. 31 – Nov. 24.
A crowd of fans gathered to witness the unique occasion and cheer on the legendary group. Guests of honor included Guns N’ Roses band members DJ Ashba, Dizzy Reed, Tommy Stinson, Richard Fortus, Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal, Chris Pitman and Frank Ferrer. Clark County Commissioner Mary Beth Scow led the ceremony by declaring the street to be temporarily named Paradise City Road and presenting Guns N’ Roses with an official street sign. AEG Live Las Vegas’ Vice President John Nelson and Marketing Director Suzanne Richardson and Hard Rock Hotel & Casino’s Chief Operations Officer Jody Lake and Vice President of Entertainment Paul Davis all gave a few remarks about the groundbreaking residency. Following cheers from the crowd, each band member made a statement thanking Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas and all of their fans for their support.
Paradise Road to be temporarily renamed Paradise City road in honor of Guns N’ Roses Residency, Appetite For Democracy, at the Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Oct. 29. Images credit: © Erik Kabik Photography
Guns N’ Roses takes over Sin City with their first-ever residency Appetite for Democracy at The Joint inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. Each night, the band will perform an electrifying show featuring a set list created exclusively for The Joint. Appetite for Democracy will span the band’s biggest hits from their debut album Appetite for Destruction (1987) through their platinum-selling record Chinese Democracy (2008). Exact details about the show are being kept under wraps but fans can expect the raw and gritty heavy metal Guns N’ Roses is known for along with a few surprise elements. Produced exclusively by AEG Live, Appetite for Democracy is unlike any show the band has ever done before or will ever do again.
Ticket prices start at $45 (plus applicable services fees). To purchase tickets or for more information, visit the Hard Rock Box Office, all Ticketmaster locations, www.ticketmaster.com, www.thejointlasvegas.com or charge-by-phone at 800.745.3000. Ticket and room packages are available at www.hardrockhotel.com.
The Joint is a 4,000-person capacity venue that features seven Luxury Suites, a VIP Studio Level, state-of-the-art sound system, superior video system and a production package tailor-made for artist comfort. The Joint delivers unforgettable live music experiences with performances by both legendary and ground-breaking artists including Paul McCartney, The Killers, Bon Jovi, Kenny Chesney, Arcade Fire, Avenged Sevenfold, Guns N’ Roses, Rise Against, Paramore, Muse, Drake and No Doubt. For additional information, call 702.693.5583 or 702.693.5000.