The latest batch of potential inductees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame goes well beyond rock, but then again the Hall has never been one for “rock” purity. We can only assume they’ll eventually drop the pretense and call it the Music Hall of Fame. The list of 15 is all over the map, from The Cure to Beastie Boys to Red Hot Chili Peppers to Eric B & Rakim. The list will be narrowed down to five winners during the induction ceremony scheduled for April 14th, 2012, which gives you plenty of...Read Full Story
Rocker Slash has changed his mind about ending his marriage to wife Perla Ferrar, despite filing papers in Los Angeles County Superior Court in August citing "irreconcilable differences" as the reason behind the split.The guitarist has now filed a request for dismissal of the divorce, gossip website TMZ reports.Slash and Perla have been married for nine years and have two sons together, London Emilio, eight and six-year-old Cash Anthony.The guitarist, who had listed the date of separation as...Read Full Story
Slash and his wife of 9 years Perla Ferrar are heading for the Big D, reports People.com. The former Guns N' Roses guitarist apparently filed divorce papers in LA County Superior Court today, citing irreconcilable differences. The couple got married in October 2001 and have two sons, London, 8, and Cash, 4. Apparently the rocker is asking for joint physical and legal custody over the boys. His rep is claiming the split is "amicable," though sources tell TMZ the split could get ugly...Read Full Story
Slash's book review came out in 2007, and it's still a rock autobiography that's talked about far and wide. It got great reviews, and was said to be a real candid look at the Guns N' Roses band member. It also helps that he had a super interesting life. He was born in 1965, grew up in LA in the '70s, and his mom even dated David Bowie when she and Slash's date split up. He eventually found his way into the music scene, and by 1987's Appetite for Destruction release, Slash was a full...Read Full Story
Former Guns N' Roses guitarist Slash hasn't smoked for a year now, and he says it was seeing his mother Ola Hudson lose her battle with lung cancer that helped him ditch his habit. He said: "I've been off them for a year. The first time I quit smoking was because me and my wife just had a baby and she claimed the baby smelled like an ashtray. So I thought, 'Well, I'll give it a shot.' So I quit for a year and then I started again."Then this time my mom died of lung cancer, and I got sick with...Read Full Story
Slash (born July 23, 1965) is an American musician known as being the guitarist for the bands Guns N' Roses and Velvet Revolver. Find more pictures, news and articles about Slash here.