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Slash Has Calmed Down His Drinking

30th September 2004

GUNS 'N ROSES legend SLASH has conquered his addictions to drink and drugs - but he still enjoys alcohol on a more moderate scale. The VELVET REVOLVER guitarist is no longer dependent on booze...

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Velvet Revolver Video To Be Banned

14th September 2004

Rockers VELVET REVOLVER are battling TV bosses who insist their latest video is too shocking to be broadcast. The promo to new single FALL TO PIECES could be banned because it documents troubled singer...

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Slash Quit Drugs Because Of Bowie

10th September 2004

Veteran rocker SLASH realised his addiction to heroin was out of control when DAVID BOWIE told him he was "in a very bad place". The VELVET REVOLVER guitarist - whose drug problems spiralled in...

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Slash: Heroin Left Me Unable To Play Guitar

10th September 2004

VELVET REVOLVER guitarist SLASH finally decided to quit heroin when he realised his addiction meant he could not longer play his instrument properly. The hard-living rocker, now 39, became a slave to the drug...

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Motley Crue Dolls To Hit Shelves

2nd September 2004

Veteran rockers MOTLEY CRUE are set to be immortalised as dolls. McFARLANE TOYS is set to release a limited-edition deluxe set of Motley Crue figures this November (04). The set features the rockers...

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Slash Lays Guns N' Roses To Rest

26th August 2004

Former GUNS N' ROSES rocker SLASH is delighted fans now recognise him as a member of VELVET REVOLVER - instead of the guitarist from GUNS N' ROSES. The 39-year-old guitarist quit world famous...

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Weiland Exorcises His Demons

25th August 2004

Troubled rocker SCOTT WEILAND has used the video to his band VELVET REVOLVER's new track to document his infamous battle with drugs and past marital crises. Weiland was so intent on giving fans an...

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Slash Quit Guns N' Roses To Move Forward

18th August 2004

Legendary guitarist SLASH had to quit GUNS N' ROSES to prevent himself from falling into the "same rut" he says AXL ROSE is trapped in. The PARADISE CITY axeman was looking for fresh...

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Slash: I Was Addicted To Sex

27th July 2004

Rock star SLASH was so "addicted" to sex he used to rent four hotel rooms simultaneously so he could visit his various lovers during the night. The former GUNS N' ROSES guitarist - now...

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Velvet Revolver Held Out For Davis Deal

9th July 2004

Rock supergroup VELVET REVOLVER were so serious about their new project they waited for the right record deal for them. The band, made up of former STONE TEMPLE PILOTS singer SCOTT WEILAND, GUNS N'...

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Axl Loses Copyright Infringement Fight

8th July 2004

GUNS N' ROSES star AXL ROSE has lost his bid to stop the release of the group's early recordings. Rose was denied a preliminary injunction on Tuesday (06JUL04) in his attempt to block the...

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Slash Gave Away Snakes To Save His Baby

28th June 2004

Veteran rocker SLASH gave away his beloved snakes to save his baby from being eaten. The former GUNS N' ROSES guitarist - real name SAUL HUDSON - was repeatedly bitten on the face by...

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Slash Welcomes Baby Cash

24th June 2004

British rocker SLASH is celebrating after his wife PERLA gave birth to their second child yesterday (23JUN04). The former GUNS N' ROSES guitarist, 38, - whose real name is SAUL HUDSON - and his...

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Slash Proud To Be British

24th June 2004

Rock star SLASH is proud to declare himself British and has even followed in the country's most famous man DAVID BECKHAM's foot steps and had his son LONDON's name tattooed on his back....

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Iglesias And Bloom Join Stars To Save Girl's Life

23rd June 2004

Spanish hunk ENRIQUE IGLESIAS and British actor ORLANDO BLOOM have joined a campaign to find a heart and kidney for a dying Californian woman. The HERO singer and TROY hunk, along with LINKIN PARK,...

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Slash Says Sorry To The Fans

21st June 2004

American rocker SLASH has apologised to GUNS N' ROSES fans around the world for letting them down. Speaking to the American newspaper the NEW YORK POST, Slash, whose new band VELVET REVOLVER topped the...

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Velvet Revolver Take Contraband To The Top

17th June 2004

GUNS N' ROSES offshoot VELVET REVOLVER has shocked America by toppling USHER from the number one spot on the BILLBOARD album charts. The group - made up of ex-GN'R stars SLASH, DUFF McKAGAN and...

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Guns N' Roses Stars Save Weiland's Life

11th June 2004

Ex-GUNS N' ROSES stars SLASH and DUFF McKAGAN helped ex-STONE TEMPLE PILOTS frontman SCOTT WEILAND overcome his lethal heroin addiction, so that he could front their new band VELVET REVOLVER. Guitarist SLASH, who once...

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Slash: It's A Miracle I'm Still Alive

26th May 2004

Former GUNS N' ROSES guitarist SLASH is amazed his alcohol and drug-fuelled lifestyle has not killed him. Slash - real name SAUL HUDSON - insists that he belonged to 'the world's most dysfunctional...

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Velvet Revolver Stars Comfortable With Singer's Drug Problems

20th May 2004

VELVET REVOLVER stars DUFF McKAGAN and SLASH were unconcerned with singer SCOTT WEILAND's drug problems - because their own past addictions were "ten times worse". The former GUNS N' ROSES stars freely admit they...

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Matt Sorum Pokes Fun At Axl's Album

11th May 2004

Former GUNS N' ROSES star MATT SORUM is laughing at former bandmate AXL ROSE's efforts to release new album CHINESE DEMOCRACY - because he thinks the project will be awful. Rose has been promising...

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Axl Rose Sued By Ex-guns N' Roses Bandmates

5th May 2004

Former GUNS N' ROSES stars SLASH and DUFF McKAGAN are suing frontman AXL ROSE for failing to consult them before snubbing lucrative offers from movie bosses wanting to use the group's music in their films....

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Slash Guitar Riff Tops Poll

2nd May 2004

GUNS N' ROSES axeman SLASH's riff in the classic hit SWEET CHILD O' MINE has been named the greatest guitar moment ever. The opening bars to the classic 1988 song has topped a...

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Slash Plans Paternity Break From Tour

20th April 2004

Veteran rocker SLASH is taking a break from his first tour with VELVET REVOLVER this summer (04), to prepare for the birth of his son. The tour, which kicks off next month (MAY04), will...

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Slash Watches Alcohol Intake

7th April 2004

GUNS N' ROSES rocker SLASH has curtailed his excessive drinking habits following a hospital scare in 2000 - developing a more cautious attitude to hitting the booze. The PARADISE CITY star, 38, has...

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Judge Gives Geffen The Go-ahead On Guns N' Roses Album

17th March 2004

LATEST: A Los Angeles judge has given GEFFEN RECORDS bosses the go-ahead to release a planned GUNS N' ROSES best of compilation, despite the group's plans to block the project. Singer AXL ROSE and...

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Guns N' Roses Sue Geffen

16th March 2004

Legendary rockers GUNS N' ROSES are suing GEFFEN RECORDS to block the release of their forthcoming GREATEST HITS album. Former members of the IT'S SO EASY band - singer AXL ROSE, guitarist SLASH and...

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Guns N' Roses Ko Chinese Democracy

20th February 2004

Rock giants GUNS N' ROSES have thrown the future of long-awaited new album CHINESE DEMOCRACY into doubt - by opting to release a greatest hits record this year (04) instead. The SWEET CHILD O'...

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Slash Breaks Up Pregnant Wife's Fight

19th February 2004

Former GUNS N' ROSES guitarist SLASH got involved in a scuffle following a GRAMMY AWARDS party - after his pregnant wife started fighting another woman. The star, who now plays in VELVET REVOLVER, had...

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Stars Turn Out For Bowie Show

5th February 2004

Best actress OSCAR nominees CHARLIZE THERON and NAOMI WATTS were among a host of stars who turned out to see DAVID BOWIE in his first Los Angeles concert in seven years. Also at the...

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