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SLASH Confirmed For Holland's PINKPOP Festival

Former GUNS N' ROSES and current VELVET REVOLVER guitarist Slash has been confirmed for this year's Pinkpop festival, set to take place May 28-30, 2010 in Landgraaf, Netherlands. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: Friday, May 28: RAMMSTEIN MOTÖRHEAD KASABIAN EPICA PAOLO NUTINI THE OPPOSITES THE TEMPER TRAP GOSSIP SUNGRAZER Saturday, May 29: ...

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SLASH's Version Of 'Paradise City' Featuring FERGIE Gets Withdrawn

Due to legal reasons, Slash's collaboration with BLACK EYED PEAS singer Fergie (a.k.a. Stacy Ann Ferguson) on a new recording of the GUNS N' ROSES classic "Paradise City" (hear audio below), also featuring CYPRESS HILL, has had to be withdrawn from the limited-edition deluxe version of Slash's upcoming self-titled solo debut. Fans should note that ...

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SLASH: Audio Samples Of Entire New Album Available

The Australian iTunes store is offering 30-second audio samples of all the tracks that appear on the forthcoming first true solo album from legendary guitarist Slash (VELVET REVOLVER, GUNS N' ROSES), simply entitled "Slash". You can also check them out in the YouTube clip below. "By The Sword", the first single from "Slash", will be ...

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SLASH Talks New Solo Album With Toronto's 102.1 THE EDGE

Dave Bookman of the Toronto, Ontario, Canada alternative rock station 102.1 The Edge conducted an interview with former GUNS N' ROSES and current VELVET REVOLVER guitarist Slash earlier this week when Slash was in town for the Canadian Music Week. Watch the chat in two parts below. Slash has unveiled the lineup of his touring ...

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SLASH Talks Gear, Upcoming Solo Album

Gibson.com has uploaded video footage of legendary GUNS N' ROSES and VELVET REVOLVER guitarist Slash talking about his new, star-studded solo album and recreating the guitar that welcomed us all to the jungle. Slash has unveiled the lineup of his touring band, which will take to the road this spring in support of ...

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SLASH: Lineup For Solo Touring Band Announced

Legendary guitarist Slash (GUNS N' ROSES, VELVET REVOLVER) has announced the lineup for his solo touring band: * Slash - Guitar * Myles Kennedy (ALTER BRIDGE) - Vocals, Guitar * Bobby Schneck (WEEZER, GREEN DAY) - Rhythm Guitar * Dave Henning (DOUG PINNICK, BIG WRECK) - Bass * Brent Fitz (ALICE COOPER, VINCE NEIL) - ...

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SLASH Schedules 'Rockline' Appearance

Legendary guitarist Slash (GUNS N' ROSES, VELVET REVOLVER) will guest on the nationally syndicated radio show "Rockline" with host Bob Coburn on Monday, April 12 at 8:30 p.m. PT / 11:30 p.m. ET. Fans are encouraged to speak with Slash by calling 1-800-344-ROCK (7625). For more information, visit RocklineRadio.com. "By The Sword", the ...

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SLASH Explains Why OZZY Track Was Nixed As First Single

The Pulse of Radio reports: Slash has released the first single from his upcoming self-titled solo debut, a song called "By The Sword" featuring vocals from WOLFMOTHER's Andrew Stockdale. However, the initial choice for first single was "Crucify The Dead", with Ozzy Osbourne singing. Slash explained why the switch was made. "The problem with this ...

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SLASH: 'By The Sword' Digital Single Due Later This Month

"By The Sword", the first single from legendary guitarist Slash's (GUNS N' ROSES, VELVET REVOLVER) first true solo album, simply entitled "Slash", will be released as a digital single on March 28. Check out the single artwork below. The track was co-written by and features a guest appearance by Andrew Stockdale of the Australian retro-rock ...

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WOLFMOTHER Films 'Far Away' Video

Between dates on its recent tour with AC/DC, Australian retro-rock combo WOLFMOTHER filmed a video for its forthcoming single, "Far Away". The clip was shot in Sydney and was directed by Sam Stephens of Hydra (PASSION PIT's "The Reeling", MUSE's "Uprising"). Check out photos from the video shoot below. "Far Away" comes off WOLFMOTHER's second ...

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SLASH: New Solo Album Track-By-Track Guide

A track-by-track guide to Slash's (GUNS N' ROSES, VELVET REVOLVER) upcoming first true solo album, simply entitled "Slash", in the guitarist's own words can be found at MusicRadar.com. A four-and-a-half-minute trailer for "Slash" is avaialble below. The clip includes behind-the-scenes footage from the recording sessions for the CD, including appearances by Fergie, Kid ...

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SLASH To Guest On BBC 2's 'The Culture Show'

Legendary guitarist Slash's (GUNS N' ROSES, VELVET REVOLVER) will be interviewed on "The Culture Show" on U.K.'s BBC 2 tomorrow (Thursday, March 4) at 7 p.m. For more information, click here. A four-and-a-half-minute trailer for Slash's first true solo album, simply entitled "Slash", can be viewed below. The clip includes behind-the-scenes footage from ...

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SLASH: Four-Minute Trailer For New Album Available

A four-and-a-half-minute trailer for legendary guitarist Slash's (GUNS N' ROSES, VELVET REVOLVER) first true solo album, simply entitled "Slash", can be viewed below. The clip includes behind-the-scenes footage from the recording sessions for the CD, including appearances by Fergie, Kid Rock, Lemmy Kilmister, Adam Levine of MAROON 5, M. Shadows of AVENGED SEVENFOLD, Ozzy Osbourne, ...

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SLASH's First Solo Single 'By The Sword' Available For Streaming

"By The Sword", the first single from legendary guitarist Slash's (GUNS N' ROSES, VELVET REVOLVER) first true solo album, simply entitled "Slash", will go for radio adds on March 15 (postponed from the previously announced March 1). The track was co-written by and features a guest appearance by Andrew Stockdale of the Australian retro-rock combo ...

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CARMINE APPICE Talks About His Association With DDRUM

Harmony Central recently conducted an interview with legendary drummer Carmine Appice (SLAMM, VANILLA FUDGE, ROD STEWART, OZZY OSBOURNE, TED NUGENT) about his association with ddrum. Watch the chat below. Fuel Records released Carmine Appice's latest GUITAR ZEUS album, "Conquering Heroes", on August 25, 2009. The double-disc set, which features 24 of the best GUITAR ZEUS ...

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SLASH: 'By The Sword' Single To Go For Radio Adds Next Week

"By The Sword", the first single from legendary guitarist Slash's (GUNS N' ROSES, VELVET REVOLVER) first true solo album, simply entitled "Slash", will go for radio adds on March 1. The track was co-written by and features a guest appearance by Andrew Stockdale of the Australian retro-rock combo WOLFMOTHER. Fan-filmed video footage of Slash performing ...

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SLASH Plays The Blues In Sherman Oaks; Video Available

Video footage of legendary guitarist Slash (VELVET REVOLVER, GUNS N' ROSES) playing the blues at Cozy's Bar & Grill in Sherman Oaks, California on January 11, 2010 can be viewed below. Slash told the U.K.'s Metal Hammer magazine in a new video interview that he may record a full rock album with BLACK EYED PEAS ...

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NOVEMBERS DOOM: 'A Eulogy For The Living Lost' Video Released

"A Eulogy For The Living Lost", the new video from Chicago's NOVEMBERS DOOM, can be viewed below. The clip was flmed in Florida with the director who previously worked with the band on the "Autumn Reflection" video. According to a press release. "Tony Myles and Cage XXI have created a vision of a post-apocalyptic television ...

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WOLFMOTHER: 'White Feather' Video Released

"White Feather", the new video from the Australian retro-rock combo WOLFMOTHER, can be viewed below. The song comes off the band's second album, "Cosmic Egg", which sold 28,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 16 on The Billboard 200 chart. Released on October 27, 2009, ...

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CARMINE APPICE Interviewed On 'Hard Rock Nights'

Legendary drummer Carmine Appice (SLAMM, VANILLA FUDGE, ROD STEWART, OZZY OSBOURNE, TED NUGENT) was a recent guest on the "Hard Rock Nights" show. The interview is now available for streaming in two parts below. Fuel Records released Carmine Appice's latest GUITAR ZEUS album, "Conquering Heroes", on August 25. The double-disc set, which features 24 of ...

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SLASH Talks Solo Album; Video Available

U.K.'s Metal Hammer magazine has posted a six-and-a-half-minute video clip of legendary guitarist Slash (GUNS N' ROSES, VELVET REVOLVER) talking about his upcoming first true solo album, simply entitled "Slash". Watch the footage below. "Slash" will be released in North America in April via EMI Label Services and in the U.K. on May ...

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SLASH To Guest On ALTER BRIDGE Frontman's Solo Album

VELVET REVOLVER/ex-GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Slash has contributed a guitar solo to the forthcoming solo album from ALTER BRIDGE frontman Myles Kennedy. "As always, he knocked it out of the park!" Myles states. "They don't call him one of the best guitarists of all time for nothing." Slash recently announced via his MySpace page that ...

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