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Guns N' Roses Announces Girish and the Chronicles as Special Guests for Abu Dhabi Show

The powerhouse rock band is set to headline the Etihad Arena, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi on June 1st as part of the Middle East leg of the tour

Guns N' Roses, the iconic American rock band, is thrilled to announce Girish and the Chronicles (GATC) as the special guest for their highly anticipated show at the Etihad Arena, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, on June 1st. The inclusion of GATC as a support act marks an exciting addition to the Middle East stop of Guns N' Roses' tour and fans of great rock anthems can look forward to an even more unforgettable night when these two incredible acts light up the Etihad Arena stage.

Formed in October 2009, Girish and the Chronicles hails from Sikkim, India, and is currently based in Bengaluru, India. With their unique blend of Hard Rock, Melodic Rock, and Heavy Metal, GATC has captivated audiences worldwide. The band is renowned for their soaring vocals, biting guitars, thunderous bass, and pounding drums, which embody the authentic '80s Heavy Metal and Hard Rock sound.

Over the past decade, GATC has been at the forefront of the Hard Rock culture in India, consistently delivering electrifying live shows. Their albums, including "Back on Earth" (2014 Universal Music Group, India), "Rock The Highway" (2020, Lion's Pride, Denmark), and "Hail To The Heroes" (2022, Frontiers Records), have received widespread critical acclaim and garnered a dedicated fanbase among classic Heavy Metal and Hard Rock enthusiasts from the '80s and '90s.

GATC has shared the stage with acclaimed bands such as Hoobastank, Poets of the Fall, and Destruction, further solidifying their reputation as an exceptional live act. They have also had the privilege of touring with and backing the legendary Chris Adler of Lamb of God and Megadeth during his performances in India. The band has been a regular presence at leading music festivals in India, leaving a lasting impression on fans across the country.

The collaboration between Guns N' Roses and Girish and the Chronicles promises to be an explosive combination of legendary rock idols and the raw energy of rising stars. Fans attending the Abu Dhabi show can expect an unforgettable evening of high-octane performances and the very best of Hard Rock and Heavy Metal.

Don't miss your chance to witness the electrifying union of these two incredible bands. Tickets for the Guns N' Roses show, featuring Girish and the Chronicles as the support act, are on sale now and available for purchase through For more information on Guns N’Roses check out or follow Guns N’ Roses on Instagram. For more information on GATC visit


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