Slash has a new album, ‘World on Fire,’ coming out in September–listen to the lead single and title track here–and he has also been busy with his new production company Slasher Films. When we interviewed the former Guns N’ Roses and current Velvet Revolver guitarist not long ago–read the full interview–it seemed only fitting to […]
Relive Slash’s June 10 show in Amsterdam, which featured a special guest appearance from Lzzy Hale.
Legendary Guns N’ Roses guitarist Slash will be honored next month with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, announced the Hollywood Chamber Of Commerce recently. The star will fittingly be placed in front of Hard Rock Cafe on Hollywood Boulevard. “Slash is widely considered one of the greatest rock guitarists of all time,” […]
Slash’s latest solo effort, Apocalyptic Love, sold in the neighborhood of 38,000 copies this past week, enough to land him in the No. 4 on the Billboard charts. The follow-up to 2010′s Slash, Apocalyptic Love features a newly cemented line-up for the former Guns N’ Roses guitarist, who is joined on the album — and […]
Last night, legendary guitarist Slash made an appearance on CNN’s Piers Morgan Tonight, where he discussed everything from his new album, Apocalyptic Love, to his history as a hard-partying rock star. Watch the full interview below. Apocalyptic Love was released Tuesday, May 22, on Slash’s own Dik Hayd International label.
Check out this exclusive photo gallery from Slash’s recent show in Camden, New Jersey.
In contrast to his 2010 self-titled disc, a diverse affair with a multitude of guest vocalists that sometimes seemed strained under the weight of its creator’s own grand ambition, here Slash and his band, fronted by Alter Bridge’s Myles Kennedy, let the riffs and hooks fly freely. Though there are enough left turns to keep […]
Update: Minnesota-based radio station 93X Rocks! reports that Slash would not confirm a Velvet Revolver reunion with Scott Weiland as of this morning. Slash appeared on a morning show on the radio station, and when questioned about the reports responded, “[futureusgalleryScott's] out of his mind.” He would later add, “Maybe [futureusgalleryWeiland and Matt Sorum] know […]
After it was revealed yesterday that Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi had been diagnosed with the early stages of lymphoma, members of the hard-rock and metal community have followed the Sabbath’s request to send Iommi warm thoughts. Check out the words of support, below, for the man who helped give birth to metal—from the likes […]
Velvet Revolver’s Matt Sorum Says Band Are Auditioning Ours Singer; Says Guns N’ Roses Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Will be a “Train Wreck”
Drummer Matt Sorum has revealed that Velvet Revolver are currently auditioning Ours frontman Jimmy Gnecco. The group—which also features fellow ex–Guns N’ Roses members Slash and Duff McKagan, along with Dave Kushner—have been without a singer since the departure of Scott Weiland in 2008. In an interview with Australia’s The Vine, Sorum had this to […]