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Gun N’ Roses Rock ‘Hatikvah’ in Tel Aviv [VIDEO]

The classic rock band played the Israeli National Anthem during their concert

By: Ashley Baylen

Published: July 5th, 2012 in Culture » Music » News

Gun N’ Roses Rock ‘Hatikvah’ in Tel Aviv [VIDEO]

Gun n’ Roses, featuring Axl Rose and a collection of other new members, played a memorable show in Tel Aviv on Tuesday. During their concert, guitarist Ronald Jay Blumenthal, known professionally as Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal, played a shortened solo version of Israeli National Anthem, “Hatikvah”.

Blumenthal, a Jewish American with Lithunian and Polish roots, also played a version of “Hatikvah” in 2011 with Israeli death metal band, Salem.

Check out Guns n’ Roses in Tel Aviv and their version of “Hatikvah” below:

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