Rock Veterans Stand Out at Rock In Rio’s Second Week

Opening the festival's second week, Thursday's line-up included unexpected attractions like Alice Cooper and Joe Perry (Aerosmith's guitarist) sharing the stage.

By Beatriz Miranda, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Last Thursday, September 21st, Rock In Rio 2017 opened its gates to the second week of shows at the Olympic Park, in Barra. With Aerosmith as the main attraction, the festival surprised the audience with a pyrotechnics show in Alice Cooper's performance, Aerosmith playing The Beatles' "Come Together", among other unexpected events.

One of Rock in Rio' favorite bands, Aerosmith went up on the stage around 12:20 AM, with vocalist Steve Tyler, guitarist Joe Perry, guitarist Brad Whitford, drummer Joey Kramer and bassist Tom Hamilton having presented a lively . . .

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