Guns N' Roses booed after wrong city is announced at concert
UPI News Service, 02/15/2017
Fans at a Guns N' Roses concert in Australia showered the rockers with boos after their guitar technician shouted out the wrong city.
Melbourne fans became upset and erupted with jeers inside the Melbourne Cricket Ground after welcoming Sydney in the intro.
"Melbourne! Accidentally after 30 years McBob made an error, we're truly sorry. Thank you for coming out tonight!" the offcial Twitter account of Guns N' Roses noted afterwards to apologize.
"Melbourne! WOW!! 70k strong 2nite. Don't b2 hard on McBob 4saying 'Sydney' in the intro...his wife and fam r fom here. Hell catch it plenty!" added bassist Duff McKagan.
Member Slash also chimed in about the incident on social media referencing 1980s rock mockumentary This Is Spinal Tap writing, "Melbourne, thank you for an awesome [expletive] evening! Apologies for the Spinal Tap intro! But, we had a great [expletive] time tonight! Cheers!"
The concert was part of the band's ongoing Not In This Lifetime Tour.
Guns N' Roses last made headlines in December after they invited fans onstage to attack a Donald Trump pinata in Mexico.
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