Guns N’ Roses for Roskilde

Fresh from the news that Guns 'N Roses are set to headline this summer's Download, organisers of Denmark's biggest festival, Roskilde, have announced that Axl Rose and co will be heading further north still...

Roskilde, one of Europe’s premier music festivals, takes place in Roskilde, Denmark, from 29 June until 2 July.

Guns N’ Roses were due to play the event in 2001 but were forced to cancel at the last minute.

They join previously confirmed acts Franz Ferdinand, Morrissey, Tool, Kanye West, The Streets, and many more, including a performance of ‘Dark Side Of The Moon’ in its entirity by Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters.

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Returning with the long-awaited new album ‘Chinese Democracy’, Guns N’ Roses will undoubtedly headline one of the main three days of the festival, however no stage details have been officially confirmed yet.

Organisers have hinted that the set will feature a mix of old classics with tracks from the new album, which according to reports today has already been leaked onto the internet.

Axl and co have already been confirmed to close Download festival on Sunday 25 June.