Guns N' Roses Turn Las Vegas Into 'Paradise City' in 3D Movie Preview

Shot during GNR's 12-show residency at the Hard Rock

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Last fall, Guns N' Roses played a 12-show Las Vegas residency at the Joint in the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. The band revealed on Twitter that the November 21 show was being captured in 3D. Now, 3D concert-movie producers Rock Fuel Media have posted a nearly eight-minute clip from the residency, featuring, what else, "Paradise City." The band has changed over the years, as has Axl Rose's high-pitched voice, but when the confetti drops, the fireballs burst, and Rose scampers up to join the above-stage pole dancers, well, it's safe to say the seedily hedonistic GNR spirit remains intact.

Rock Fuel has set up a Facebook page for a full 3D concert movie from GNR's "Appetite for Democracy" Vegas stint, and says to expect a release in theaters, on TV, and via DVD later this year. A publicist for Rose didn't immediately respond to an e-mail requesting comment.

GNR's November 21, 2012 setlist: (via Blabbermouth)
1. "Chinese Democracy"
2. "Welcome to the Jungle"
3. "It's So Easy"
4. "Mr. Brownstone"
5. "Estranged"
6. "Rocket Queen"
7. Richard Fortus guitar solo ("Blacklight Jesus of Transylvania")
8. "Live and Let Die" (Wings cover) (With "Happy Thanksgiving")
9. "This I Love"
10. "Better"
11. "Motivation" (Tommy Stinson on lead vocals, with band introductions)
12. Dizzy Reed piano solo ("No Quarter" by Led Zeppelin)
13. "Catcher in the Rye"
14. "Street of Dreams"
15. "You Could Be Mine"
16. DJ Ashba guitar solo ("Ballad of Death")
17. "Sweet Child O'Mine"
18. "Another Brick in the Wall Part 2" (Pink Floyd cover, with Axl on piano)
19. "November Rain"
20. "Objectify" (Bumblefoot on lead vocals)
21. "Don't Cry"
22. "Civil War"
23. Jam
24. "The Seeker" (The Who cover)
25. "Knockin' on Heaven's Door" (Bob Dylan cover)
26. Jam
27. "Nightrain"

Encore:
28. "Don't Let It Bring You Down" (Neil Young cover)
29. "Used to Love Her"
30. Jam
31. "Patience"
32. Jam
33. "Paradise City"

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