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Slash Beats Flu To Rock Out In Europe

11th February 2013

Rocker Slash battled a nasty bout of influenza to take to the stage in Europe of Sunday night (10Feb13).The Guns N' Roses star is performing across the continent, but fell ill last week (begs04Feb13)....

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Billy Bob Thornton Sells Beverly Hills Mansion For $8 Million

28th January 2013

Billy Bob Thorton has sold the mansion he shared with ex-wife Angelina Jolie for $8 million.The 57-year-old actor bought the house with Angelina, 37, at the beginning of their two-year marriage in 2000 for $3.75...

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The Things They Tweet: 3472298

28th January 2013

"Just heard about the club fire in Brazil. Our thoughts & prayers go out to the victims & their families. What a horrible tragedy." Rocker Slash adds his tribute to the victims of the horrific...

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The Things They Tweet: 3462460

23rd January 2013

"Less than 35k (thousand) lions remain in the wild. Join @action4ifaw & support listing them as endangered." Rocker Slash urges his followers to roar for lions.

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Slash Named Guitarist Of The Year In Loudwire Awards

17th January 2013

Rock icon Slash has been named the best guitarist of 2012 in the annual Loudwire Music Awards.The former Guns N' Roses star saw off competition from Soundgarden's Kim Thayil and Jim Root of Slipknot to...

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Slash Through With Scott Weiland

10th January 2013

Slash will never work with Scott Weiland again. The legendary guitarist was in Velvet Revolver with the singer from 2003 and 2008, but despite statements from Scott saying he'd like to get the band back...

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Slash Joins Charlie Sheen In Anger Management

18th December 2012

Rock star Slash has teamed up with his friend Charlie Sheen to record a special episode of his new Tv show Anger Management.The former Guns N' Roses star has revealed he recently stepped into the...

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Janice Dickinson Engaged For Fourth Time

15th December 2012

Janice Dickinson is set to marry for the fourth time.The American supermodel - who once dated Sylvester Stallone, Liam Neeson and Jack Nicholson - is reportedly engaged to Los Angeles-based psychologist Dr. Robert Gerner.According to...

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The Things They Tweet: 3416085

13th December 2012

"Ecstatic, Albert King is a Rrhof inductee. But gutted that Deep Purple wasn't voted in. They're 1 of rock's most important bands." 2012 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee Slash is upset he won't...

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Musicians Pay Tribute To Ravi Shankar

12th December 2012

Musicians including Slash, K.D. Lang and Christina Perri have paid tribute to late sitar player Ravi Shankar, who died on Tuesday (11Dec12).The celebrated Indian musician, father of singer Norah Jones, passed away at a hospital...

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The Things They Tweet: 3404088

6th December 2012

"Just had a few laps around the track in the new Porsche 918 Prototype. Unf**kingbelievable!" Rocker Slash has high praise for Porsche's new sportscar.

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Slash: 'Randy Blythe Indictment Is Waste Of Time'

5th December 2012

Guitarist Slash is fuming over Czech prosecutors' decision to indict rocker Randy Blythe on a manslaughter charge, branding the move "an incredible waste of time".The Lamb of God frontman spent a month behind bars in...

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The Things They Tweet: 3395335

29th November 2012

"My wife had the den of iniquity built in the basement. Complete w/Dj booth & stripper pole. Time stands still down there." Rocker Slash on the latest addition to his Los Angeles home.

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Fascinating Fact: 3389905

26th November 2012

Tool, Slash and the Deftones will join Black Sabbath and Slipknot at Japan's first Ozzfest next year (13). Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor will be on double duty at the Makuhari Messe event - his band...

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The Things They Tweet: 3387572

24th November 2012

"Just saw Skyfall. Really well done. Takes Bond franchise to the next level. Javier Bardem is excellent. I love good villains." Slash is a big fan of the new Bond movie.

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Stars Donate Guitars To Ronnie James Dio Charity Auction

21st November 2012

Aerosmith, Bon Jovi, Alice Cooper and Slash are among the stars who have donated signed guitars to a charity auction in memory of late rocker Ronnie James Dio.The former Black Sabbath singer passed away in...

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Jason Bonham Hoping For All Star Album

20th November 2012

Jason Bonham wants to record an album with Robert Plant and Slash.The drummer - son of late Led Zeppelin sticksman John Bonham - is planing an original album and hopes to get some of the...

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Velvet Revolver To Reunite?

15th November 2012

Duff McKagan wants to get Velvet Revolver back together. The bass player and singer now fronts new band Loaded, but is hopeful he will reunite with legendary guitarist Slash, drummer Matt Sorum and guitarist Dave...

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Britney Spears Ready To Pen Novel?

6th November 2012

Britney Spears is in talks to write her first novel.The 'Toxic' hitmaker's spokeswoman has confirmed HarperCollins' imprint It Books are negotiating the terms of a deal with the singer, who is expected to write a...

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Guns N' Roses Played Their Way Out Of Poverty

1st November 2012

Duff McKagan says Guns N' Roses had to ''play their way out'' of the Los Angeles club scene. The legendary rockers' former bassist remembers a time in the early 80s when the group were poor...

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Axl Rose Went On Songwriting Hiatus Due To Criticism From Former Bandmates

31st October 2012

Guns N' Roses frontman Axl Rose gave up songwriting for several years because cruel comments from former bandmates Slash and Duff Mckagan made him feel inadequate.The Paradise City hitmaker took almost 14 years to complete...

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Slash Doesn't Disguise Himself For Halloween

31st October 2012

Slash dresses as himself for Halloween.The legendary guitarist admits he is lazy when it comes to fancy dress outfits, and though he knows he will always encounter other people dressed as him on the spooky...

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Axl Rose Is Working On New Guns N' Roses Album

31st October 2012

Axl Rose is working on a new Guns N' Roses album.The 'Paradise City' singer has been busy working on material with his bandmates and he has promised fans they won't have to wait 15 years...

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The Things They Tweet: 3348569

29th October 2012

"Good tidings to all on the East Coast. Take care up there & be safe!" Rocker Slash is thinking of fans and friends preparing for the arrival of Hurricane Sandy.

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"Where's The Love Axl?" Slash's Wife Disappointed By Axl Rose's Jimmy Kimmel Interview

By Lorna Greville  | 27th October 2012

In distinct contrast to his normal behaviour Axl Rose was a) on time and b) giving an interview, with Jimmy Kimmel. The Guns N' Roses front man hasn't given a live TV interview for 20...

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The Things They Tweet: 3344287

26th October 2012

"I was waiting for something enlightening and all I got was promotion for a show and his evident affinity for a chili burger. Where is the love Axl? And I stayed up for this? Sex,...

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Five Of The Worst: Beyonce For Super Bowl 2013; She'll Surely Be Better Than This Lot?

By Contributor | 17th October 2012

So it is Beyonce's turn to lead out the fun and games at the famous Super Bowl half-time show. Quite frankly it's been a long time coming; one of the premiere pop stars of the...

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The Things They Tweet: 3330070

17th October 2012

"She is dynamite, I must say. I'm lucky to have her. Married 11 years yesterday! Congratulate her, she deserves it." Rocker Slash celebrates his 11th wedding anniversary with Perla Ferrar. The couple raised a glass...

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The Things They Tweet: 3329570

16th October 2012

"Congrats to @eddievanhalen for winning Guitar World's Greatest Guitarist of all Time poll. Much deserved w/out a doubt." Slash praises the Van Halen legend after he was named the greatest guitarist of all time in...

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Fascinating Fact: 3323620

12th October 2012

Rocker Slash's son London has landed a clothing sponsorship deal with skateboard and action sports clothing company Focus Apparel.

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