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Katy Perry Donating Single Profits To Charity

16th February 2012

Katy Perry is donating proceeds from her new single to charity.The 27-year-old singer will give the profits from download sales of her current track 'Part of Me' to the MusiCares organisation, which provides financial, medical...

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Slash Announces New Album Apocalyptic Love

16th February 2012

Slash has announced he will release 'Apocalyptic Love', in May. The record will be under the name Slash featuring Myles Kennedy and the co-conspirators - after his vocalist and backing band - and will come...

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Slash Thrilled To Headline Muhammad Ali Birthday Party

14th February 2012

Rocker Slash has joined the line-up for this weekend's (18Feb12) Muhammad Ali birthday celebration in Las Vegas.He will join Stevie Wonder, Sean 'Diddy' Combs, Chris Cornell, Lenny Kravitz, LL Cool J, Snoop Dogg, former U.S....

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The Things They Tweet 2331

13th February 2012

"Many thanks to Guitar World for entering me into their Hall of Fame. It's my favorite US Guitar magazine by far. I'm honored!" Slash is thrilled by his latest accolade.

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Slash Lands Clancy Brown, Heche & Tupper For Movie Debut

7th February 2012

The Shawshank Redemption star Clancy Brown and movie couple James Tupper and Anne Heche are to star in rocker Slash's movie debut.The guitar great has begun casting Nothing to Fear, his first film as a...

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The Things They Tweet 2307

6th February 2012

"Duff's bday yesterday, the redhead's today, Happy Birthday f**kers!" Slash wishes his former bandmates Duff MCKagan and Axl Rose best wishes on their birthdays. Rose turned 50 on Monday (06Feb12).

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Axl Rose Turns 50 Today, Celebrates With Roses Shows

6th February 2012

Happy birthday to one Axl Rose, divisive rock front man and indeed currently only original man standing of hair metal giants GUNS N' ROSES, who celebrates his 50th today having given an early present to...

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Metallica To Perform Black Album In Full At Download Festival 2012

3rd February 2012

Download Festival is now in its tenth year and to celebrate the milestone, the festival has announced that they are adding a further fourteen acts to the line-up. Joining the headliners Metallica; Black Sabbath and...

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Guns N' Roses Announce February Club Shows

30th January 2012

GUNS N' ROSES have surprised fans - pleasantly, for once - by announcing a mini-club tour of New York next month, the 'Welcome To The Jungle' rockers are playing the city three times to make...

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Fascinating Fact 12725

25th January 2012

Rocker Slash and Betty White are shooting an ad for the Los Angeles Zoo's new reptile exhibit.

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Movie Reviews Haywire

20th January 2012

Critics have by and large concluded that Steven Soderbergh's Haywire has put a new wrinkle on the action flick, thanks mainly to the performance of Gina Carano. "Watching Carano kick, spin, flip, choke, crack and...

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The Things They Tweet 2245

13th January 2012

"I see that I just passed 1.2 mil (million) followers! I thank all of u (sic) for that special effort to make it so. U guys... rock, cheers!" Rocker Slash on his latest Twitter.com feat.

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Wave Of Support For Tony Iommi Following Cancer Diagnosis

10th January 2012

The sad news this week that Tony Iommi is suffering from cancer has stunned a music world eagerly looking forward to Black Sabbath's first album in 33 years. The group - including Ozzy Osbourne -...

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The Things They Tweet 2234

10th January 2012

"I love that there is new episodes of Ab Fab. Its my fav show on Bbca (Bbc America) next to Top Gear. Which I think I'm doing this March!" Rocker Slash is a surprise fan...

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The Things They Tweet 2229

9th January 2012

"Happy Birthday Jimmy Page. From the man w/the elevated hat." Slash remembers another guitar great on his 68th birthday.

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Sir Paul Mccartney Named Artist Of The Year

4th January 2012

Sir Paul McCartney has been named Artist of the Year at the inaugural Ultimate Classic Rock Awards. The 69-year-old musician beat off strong competition from Motley Crue's Nikki Sixx, Chickenfoot's Sammy Hagar and Alice Cooper...

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Slash's 'Sloppier' Sound

4th January 2012

Slash's musicianship may be "sloppier" on his next album.The former Guns N' Roses star is returning to the studio with his backing band to complete work on his second solo album, and is going for...

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Slash Honoured With Lifetime Achievement Award

4th January 2012

Rocker Slash has been feted for his music skills with the 2011 Lifetime Achievement Award from bosses at Guitar International magazine.The former Guns N' Roses star was given the coveted title as part of the...

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Slash Hits At Guns N' Roses Reunion

30th December 2011

Slash has hinted at a possible Guns N' Roses reunion.The legendary guitarist wants to put aside his differences with the 'Welcome to the Jungle' rockers' lead singer Axl Rose - who is the only original...

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Slash & Axl Offer Fans Hope For A Reunion

29th December 2011

Slash and Axl Rose have given GUNS N' ROSES fans hope of an original line-up reunion after revealing they're both keen to out aside old differences as they prepare for their 2012 Rock & Roll...

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Cheap Tv's Proving To Be Disastrous For Manufacturers, Retailers

27th December 2011

A glut of big-screen TV sets has pushed prices of the sets down to bargain levels -- a boon for consumers, a nightmare for manufacturers and retailers, the New York Times observed today (Tuesday). The...

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Axl Rose Fought With Slash From 'Day One'

21st December 2011

Axl Rose fought with Slash from the first day Guns N' Roses formed.A huge question mark hands over whether the vocalist and guitarist of the legendary 'Paradise City' rockers will put their differences aside to...

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Slash Recording Up To Christmas

21st December 2011

Slash is hoping to record seven songs this week. The legendary guitarist is working full steam ahead in a Los Angeles studio until Christmas, laying down tracks for his second solo album, hoping to double...

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The Things They Tweet 2179

15th December 2011

"One of the great film mavericks has passed, Bert Schneider. Rip." Rocker Slash pays tribute to the Easy Rider producer, who died on Monday (12Dec11).

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Duff Mckagan To Support Guns N' Roses

13th December 2011

Guns N' Roses are to be supported by Duff McKagan's Loaded. The 'Nightrain' rockers will play on the same bill as former bass player Duff's latest band in Seattle in the US and Vancouver in...

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Slash Calls For Fans To Save Animal Sanctuary

8th December 2011

Rocker Slash is urging fans to sign a petition to save a Los Angeles animal sanctuary from bankruptcy.The former Guns N' Roses star has pledged his support to bosses at the Wildlife WayStation, who recently...

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Slash Honoured By Rock 'N' Roll Hall Of Fame Induction

8th December 2011

Slash says it is "quite an honour" to be inducted into the Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame. The legendary guitarist was inducted to the rock 'n' roll institution as part of his old band,...

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The Things They Tweet 2158

7th December 2011

"Thanks for all the R&Rhf mentions, Its (sic) quite an honor to be inducted. Cheers!" Rocker Slash is thrilled to be among the Class of 2012 inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame...

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Guns N' Roses To Enter Rock 'N' Roll Hall Of Fame

7th December 2011

Guns N' Roses and Red Hot Chili Peppers are to be inducted into the Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame next year. The rock groups will be joined by Rod Stewart and Ronnie Wood's bands...

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Madonna Confirmed To Perform Super Bowl Half-time Show

5th December 2011

Madonna will play the prestigious half-time show at Super Bowl Xlvi on February 5th, it's finally been confirmed after months of rumors. With previous stars including Bruce Springsteen, Michael Jackson, Diana Ross and U2 among...

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