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Guns N’ Roses still rocking after all these years

  • Dicky Christanto

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta   /   Mon, December 17 2012   /  07:58 am
Rocking the jungle of Jakarta: Axl Rose (left), lead vocalist of world famous rock band Guns N’ Roses, along with the band’s new lineup, perform at the Mata Elang Indoor Stadium in Ancol, North Jakarta, on Sunday. The group, which rose to fame in the late 1980s and late 1990s with hits including “Don’t Cry”, “Welcome to the Jungle” and “November Rain”, still has thousands of hardcore fans in Indonesia. (JP/P.J. Leo)(left), lead vocalist of world famous rock band Guns N’ Roses, along with the band’s new lineup, perform at the Mata Elang Indoor Stadium in Ancol, North Jakarta, on Sunday. The group, which rose to fame in the late 1980s and late 1990s with hits including “Don’t Cry”, “Welcome to the Jungle” and “November Rain”, still has thousands of hardcore fans in Indonesia. (JP/P.J. Leo)

Rocking the jungle of Jakarta: Axl Rose (left), lead vocalist of world famous rock band Guns N’ Roses, along with the band’s new lineup, perform at the Mata Elang Indoor Stadium in Ancol, North Jakarta, on Sunday. The group, which rose to fame in the late 1980s and late 1990s with hits including “Don’t Cry”, “Welcome to the Jungle” and “November Rain”, still has thousands of hardcore fans in Indonesia. (JP/P.J. Leo)Any negative speculation following the change of concert venue disappeared when Guns N’ Roses opened its show on early Sunday afternoon.

The location of the concert, which was changed by the promoter at the very last minute, moved from the Senayan outdoor stadium, Central Jakarta, to the Mata Elang International indoor (MEIS) stadium in Ancol, North Jakarta.

Performing in front of around 20,000 people, the band started the concert at 1:30 p....