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Saturday, 8th October 1988
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  • Location / Atlanta, GA, USA
  • Venue / The Omni/Omni Coliseum

A second night in this city and at this venue.

The fourth time at this venue and second of three sold out nights here.

The venue was located in the downtown are of the city.

It was opened in October 1972.

The venue was closed in May 1997 and then demolished in July 1997.

The State Farm Arena now stands in its place which was opened in September 1999 as the Philips Arena.

Extra filming was done here for the 'In The Round-In Your Face' video.

Some scenes of the crowd were also used in the updated US video for 'Armageddon It'.

Whilst here the band also filmed the MTV Rockumentary which included Joe Elliott's tour of the stage with VJ Adam Curry.

Earlier on the same day Love Bites went to Number One on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart.

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  • 00 - Dirty Harry/Excitable Intro


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