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Formed in LA in 1985, Guns N’ Roses emerged from the Sunset Strip music scene as one of the great stadium rock acts of its time and one of the best-selling bands in music history. Guns N’ Roses performed at the Whisky during its formative years, and band members – including guitarist Slash and keyboardist Dizzy Reed – have performed there in various capacities since their platinum-selling heyday.

Guns N’ Roses perform “Sweet Child O’ Mine“, “Mr. Brownstone” and “Ain’t Going Downfor the first time ever at the Whisky on August 23, 1986.


When was the last time you saw a real rock n' roll band... at the Whisky A Go Go? GUNS N' ROSES - Sat. April 5th 1 Night Only 1 Show Only with Special Guests Shanghai & Faster Pussycat. Also the wettest, wildest bikini shake off of 1986.

Axel Rose with girl fan on stage

From right to left: Axel Rose, Duff McKagan, Izzy Stradlin live on stage