Never one to slow down, Slash
is gearing up to give fans another exciting run. After wrapping up a whirlwind tour of Europe the Slash will close out the summer on a high note with the release of Slash Deluxe Edition
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Head over to Slash
's UG Profile
for your chance to listen to three exclusive tracks, "Sweet Child Of Mine
" Live, "Baby Can't Drive
" and "Mean Bone
," from the Deluxe pack.
From studio to stage, fans will get a true glimpse at what it took to achieve one of the most anticipated albums of 2010. Beautifully packaged with artwork by Ralph Steadman
, Slash Deluxe Edition, includes 3 discs worth of audio and video content along with an updated 12 panel booklet, limited edition guitar pick and redeemable interactive fan poster. Comprised of everything from the earliest demos conceptualizing his album all the way through to live video footage from the album release secret show at the famed Roxy, this Deluxe Edition features new content any fan would want to experience.
Slash will release this Deluxe Edition just on the heels of being honored at the 3rd Annual Sunset Strip Music Festival
. Slash's also launched his 24 city tour across North America from the Festival with a star studded performance including special guests Fergie
and Myles Kennedy
. Other performers at the ceremony honoring Slash included Common
, Semi Precious Weapons
, Neon Trees
, Steel Panther
and Smashing Pumpkins
The album features an all-star roster of guest musicians including Ian Astbury, Chris Cornell, Rocco DeLuca, Fergie, Dave Grohl, Myles Kennedy, Kid Rock, Lemmy Kilmister, Adam Levine of Maroon 5, Duff McKagan, M. Shadows of Avenged Sevenfold, Ozzy Osbourne, Iggy Pop, and Andrew Stockdale of Wolfmother.
Slash enlisted services of producing partner Eric Valentine
(Queens of Stone Age, The All-American Rejects) and compiled a rhythm section of bassist Chris Chaney
(Jane's Addiction) and drummer Josh Freese
(Nine Inch Nails). Slash handled the majority of arranging and songwriting duties and hand-picked each guest artist. The album's guests worked collaboratively with Slash to round out the songs.
album is produced by Dik Hayd Records, LLC and released through EMI Label Services.
Slash Deluxee Edition content includes:
2 early demo tracks
5 bonus songs including Slash and Kohshi Inaba's recording of Sahara which has been awarded Single Of The Year by the Japanese Recording Industry, the first time in 20 years that an international artist has won this award.
18 minute behind-the-scenes-in-studio video documentary of the making of Slash
Slash one-on-one, track-by-track video interview taking you through each track on the album
The final video edit and the making-of-the-video for By The Sword
Live Video of Back From Cali from the Roxy secret show in April 2010
Live Video of Starlight and Mean Bone recorded at the launch of MTV Classic Australia in April 2010.
2 songs recorded Live from the launch of MTV Classic in Australia in April 2010
3 acoustic songs recorded Live at XFM in London w/ Myles Kennedy in May 2010, including a cover of Sweet Child Of Mine
2 songs recorded Live during Slash's solo show at the Manchester Academy in July 2010, including Watch This and Nightrain
Beautiful Dangerous (featuring Fergie) Radio Mix Version
Also includes a limited edition guitar pick designed by Ralph Steadman and Slash
Plus an exclusive 3' x 3' Fan-Contributed-Photo-Mosaic-Poster of Slash that is available for fans to interact with 4 weeks prior to and after release date and is redeemable online to everyone that buys the Slash Deluxe Edition.
as well as the original album, Slash