Apocalyptic Love Special Edition 3 disc set



On Nov. 19, the guitarist will release a “special enhanced” edition of the album.

The three-disc set contains the original 13-song album, two bonus songs (‘Crazy Life’ and ‘Carolina’), with eight tracks from the Guitar Center Sessions on a second CD. A third disc is a DVD of Slash’s sold-out record release show at Irving Plaza in New York.

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Apocalyptic Love – certified Gold in Australia



“Apocalyptic Love”, the second solo album from legendary guitarist Slash (GUNS N’ ROSES, VELVET REVOLVER), has been certified gold in Australia by the Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) for sales in excess of 35,000 copies.

“[The album has] been really well received and I was really pleased with the record in the first place; it’s great,” Slash said. “You never know what exactly is going to happen and I never have any what you’d call expectations, but once it’s out there and people sort of dig it for the right reasons, it’s always a good feeling.”

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Slash to launch Bob Irwin foundation – UPDATE: Video



A deep affinity for the cold-blooded creatures has forged an unlikely friendship between the legendary Guns N’ Roses guitarist and wildlife warrior Bob Irwin.

On Wednesday, Slash will help his mate officially launch the Bob Irwin Wildlife Conservation Foundation in Brisbane.

When Irwin found out his friend was coming to Australia on tour, he decided he couldn’t let him leave without a cuppa and a chat.

“Slash nice to see you are back in Australia again. Are you coming up to Queensland to see the crocs and the snakes,” he wrote.

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