The night before Thanksgiving was supposed to be the biggest party night of the year that featured Guns N' Roses at the Times Union Center.  We have bad news, Axl will be very late as in- he is not coming.  G N' R has cancelled the show and will not be rescheduling, tickets will be refunded at point of purchase.  The only concert in town now is the Q103 Thanksgiving Hangover featuring Staind on Saturday.

The official announcement is as follows:


Albany, NY - Times Union Center officials received word today that the Guns and Roses show scheduled for Wednesday, November 23rd will be cancelled.

"Due to production issues beyond the venue's control, Magic City Productions and the Times Union Center are forced to cancel the appearance of Guns N Roses set to take place on November 23, 2011. We apologize for any inconvenience," said Stu Green, Magic City Productions.

Refunds for will be available at the original point of purchase beginning immediately. Tickets purchased online through Ticketmaster or over the phone will automatically be refunded to the credit card used.

So.... use your refunded money to purchase tickets to the Q103 Thanksgiving Hangover featuring Staind, Egypt Central and local band Pipe Bomb Saturday night 7pm at the Washington Avenue Armory.

Tickets are $25 in advance, $35 day of and are available at

Keep listening to Q103 for more details on this developing story.