(New York, NY MAY 31, 2023) – Ahead of the kick off of the international dates of their 2023 Global Tour, Guns N’ Roses today announce the artists that will support the tour’s North American leg: Superstar Carrie Underwood, The Pretenders, Alice In Chains, The Warning, and Dirty Honey. In addition, the band will be adding new shows: one in Pittsburgh, PA at PNC Park on Friday, August 18 and another in Seattle, WA at Climate Pledge Arena on Saturday, October 14.
Guns N’ Roses return to the road on a massive 2023 World Tour produced by Live Nation, headlining stadiums, festivals, and arenas throughout the summer and fall. The powerhouse rock band launch this jaunt next week on June 5 in Tel Aviv, Israel at Park Hayarkon and will continue across Europe through July 22, wrapping in Athens, Greece. The band will continue onto North America, starting on Saturday, August 5 in Moncton, NB at Medavie Blue Cross Stadium, and will visit historic venues across the country such as Fenway Park in Boston, MA on August 21 and Wrigley Field in Chicago, IL on August 24. The tour concludes in Vancouver, BC at BC Place on Monday, October 16.
Tickets for the new Pittsburgh date will be available starting with the band’s presale today at 10 AM local time, with the general on-sale starting Friday, June 2 at 10 AM local time; tickets to the new Seattle date will be available starting Friday, June 9 at 10 AM local time, all on gunsnroses.com.Fans can also purchase VIP Packages, which may include premium tickets, VIP bar access throughout the show, invitation to the pre-show Paradise City Lounge, limited edition Guns N’ Roses VIP merchandise & more. For more information, visit vipnation.com.
This will be the first time the group have toured North America since the monumental We’re F’N Back! Tour in 2021—which also steamrolled stadiums coast-to-coast including their first headliner at Banc of California Stadium in Los Angeles, CA. Meanwhile, their now-legendary Not In This Lifetime… Tour (2016-2019) stands out as the “third-highest grossing tour of all time.”
Expanding their influence across culture, Guns N’ Roses also notably just sponsored Erik Jones and the No. 43 in the* Daytona 500. His race team, Legacy Motor Club* is co-owned by NASCAR legends Richard Petty and Jimmie Johnson who shared his excitement on Twitter.
2023 GLOBAL TOUR DATES
Mon Jun 05 – Tel Aviv, Israel – Park Hayarkon
Fri Jun 09 – Madrid, Spain – Civitas Metropolitan Stadium
Mon Jun 12 – Vigo, Spain – Estadio Abanca Balaídos
Thu Jun 15 – Dessel, Belgium – Grasspop Metal Meeting
Sat Jun 17 – Copenhagen, Denmark – Copenhell
Wed Jun 21 – Oslo, Norway – Tons of Rock
Tue Jun 27 – Glasgow, UK – Bellahouston Park
Fri Jun 30 – London, UK – BST Hyde Park
Mon Jul 03 – Frankfurt, Germany – Deutsch Bank Park
Wed Jul 05 – Bern, Switzerland – BERNEXPO
Sat Jul 08 – Rome, Italy – Circo Massimo
Tue Jul 11 – Landgraaf, Netherlands – Megaland
Thu Jul 13 – Paris, France – La Defense
Sun Jul 16 – Bucharest, Romania – National Arena
Wed Jul 19 – Budapest, Hungary – Puskás Arena
Sat Jul 22 – Athens, Greece – Olympic Stadium
NORTH AMERICAN DATES
^ Newly Added Date | *Not A Live Nation Date
Sat Aug 05 – Moncton, NB – Medavie Blue Cross Stadium with Carrie Underwood
Tue Aug 08 – Montreal, QC – Parc Jean Drapeau with Carrie Underwood
Fri Aug 11 – Hershey, PA – Hersheypark Stadium with The Pretenders
Tue Aug 15 – East Rutherford, NJ – MetLife Stadium with The Pretenders
Fri Aug 18 – Pittsburgh, PA – PNC Park with The Pretenders^
Mon Aug 21 – Boston, MA – Fenway Park with The Pretenders
Thu Aug 24 – Chicago, IL – Wrigley Field with The Pretenders
Sat Aug 26 – Nashville, TN – GEODIS Park with Carrie Underwood
Tue Aug 29 – Charlotte, NC – Spectrum Center with Dirty Honey
Fri Sep 01 – Saratoga Springs, NY – Saratoga Performing Arts Center with Dirty Honey
Sun Sep 03 – Toronto, ON – Rogers Centre with The Pretenders
Wed Sep 06 – Lexington, KY – Rupp Arena with Dirty Honey
Sat Sep 09 – St. Louis, MO – Busch Stadium with The Pretenders
Tue Sep 12 – Knoxville, TN – Thompson-Boling Arena with The Warning
Fri Sep 15 – Hollywood, FL – Hard Rock Live with The Warning*
Sun Sep 17 – Atlanta, GA – Midtown Music Festival*
Wed Sep 20 – Biloxi, MS – Mississippi Coast Coliseum with Dirty Honey
Sat Sep 23 – Kansas City, MO – Kauffman Stadium with Alice in Chains
Tue Sep 26 – San Antonio, TX – Alamodome with Alice in Chains
Thu Sep 28 – Houston, TX – Minute Maid Park with Alice in Chains
Sun Oct 01 – San Diego, CA – Snapdragon Stadium with Alice in Chains
Fri Oct 06 - Indio, CA - Power Trip Festival*
Sun Oct 08 – Sacramento, CA – Aftershock Festival*
Wed Oct 11 – Phoenix, AZ – Chase Field with Alice in Chains
Sat Oct 14 – Seattle, WA – Climate Pledge Arena^ (support act TBD)
Mon Oct 16 – Vancouver, BC – BC Place with Alice in Chains
ABOUT GUNS N’ ROSES:
Guns N’ Roses endure as the most dynamic, dangerous, and definitive American rock band in history to this day. Embedded in popular culture, their landmark diamond-selling 1987 opus, Appetite For Destruction, stands out as “the best-selling U.S. debut album ever” and “the 11th best-selling U.S. album of all time,” while their Not In This Lifetime… Tour (2016-2019) ranked as the “fourth-highest grossing concert tour of all time.” During 1991, Guns N’ Roses shook the world with the one-two punch of the 7x-platinum Use Your Illusion I and Use Your Illusion II, clinching the top two spots of the Billboard 200 upon arrival. With total sales of 100 million units thus far, their catalog also consists of G N’ R Lies (5x-platinum), The Spaghetti Incident? (platinum), Greatest Hits (5x-platinum), and Chinese Democracy (platinum). Not to mention, they are one of the most-streamed rock bands in the world with an average of 24 million monthly listeners on Spotify. Following the reunion of the century, they headlined Coachella and sold 5 million-plus tickets on the Not In This Lifetime… Tour. However, Guns N’ Roses never stop with more touring on the horizon in 2023 and other surprises—the_ “Nightrain”_ keeps rolling at full speed.
Guns N’ Roses are Axl Rose (vocals, piano), Duff McKagan (bass), Slash (lead guitar), Dizzy Reed (keyboard), Richard Fortus (rhythm guitar), Frank Ferrer (drums), and Melissa Reese (keyboard).
ABOUT CARRIE UNDERWOOD:
Carrie Underwood is a true multi-format, multi-media superstar, spanning achievements in music, television, film, and as a New York Times bestselling author and successful entrepreneur. She has sold more than 85 million records worldwide, recorded 28 #1 singles (14 of which she co-wrote), is the most-awarded female country artist for singles in RIAA history, and has seven albums that are certified Multi-Platinum or Platinum by the RIAA, with over 72 million total RIAA certifications to date, all while continuing to sell out arena tours across North America and the UK. All 10 of her albums (including nine studio albums and her 2014 Greatest Hits: Decade #1) – three of which she co-produced – have debuted in the Top 10 on the Billboard Top 200 chart for all genres, beginning with her first album, Some Hearts, which was released in 2005. She has won over 100 major awards including 8 GRAMMY® Awards, 16 ACM Awards including three for Entertainer of the Year (the first female in history to win twice and the only female ever to win three times), 25 CMT Music Awards (holding the record for the most award wins ever for the show), 7 CMA Awards, and 17 American Music Awards. She ended last year as Billboard’s Top Country Female 2022 and was honored as The Country Star of 2022, her 10th win from the fan-voted People’s Choice Awards. She has been a proud member of the Grand Ole Opry since 2008 and was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2018. She has also built a successful business portfolio inspired by her passion for health and wellness. She founded and created the fitness and lifestyle brand, CALIA by Carrie Underwood, and her first book, FIND YOUR PATH was an instant New York Times bestseller. She launched her fitness app, fit52, in 2020, and expanded her lifestyle portfolio with an equity partnership with BODYARMOR Sports Drink in 2021. Carrie has starred in the show open for NBC’s Sunday Night Football for 10 consecutive seasons. She was the first artist to perform at the new Resorts World Theatre, where her ongoing REFLECTION: The Las Vegas Residency, began with sold-out runs in December 2021 and throughout Spring 2022, and will resume in June. Her album, Denim & Rhinestones, which she co-produced, is out now, and she recently completed her 43-city U.S. arena tour, THE DENIM & RHINESTONES TOUR. Carrie’s exclusive year-round SiriusXM channel, CARRIE’S COUNTRY, will launch in June.