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Summary

Slash is a famous Musician from United Kingdom, he is 49 years old and still alive, born July 23, 1965.

Biography

Saul Hudson (born in Hampstead, London, England), known by his stage name Slash, is a British-American guitarist. He became known as a member of the band Guns N 'Roses, in which he played between 1985 and 1996. Later, he played in bands Slash's Snakepit and Velvet Revolver, and gave out 2010 solo debut album, Slash.

In the middle of the 1970s moved Saul to his grandmother in Stoke-On-Trent, where he lived until he turned 11 So he moved back with her mother to Los Angeles, California, USA. There, he joined the Beverly Hills High School, among other things, along with the upcoming movie star Nicolas Cage and singer Lenny Kravitz, as he was good friends with and have worked together on some occasions. He also went along with Dave Kushner as he now plays with the Velvet Revolver.

The first stringed instrument he was an old guitar he got from his grandmother. In his early career he was also influenced by artists such as Aerosmith, Queen, The Rolling Stones, Jimi Hendrix and Jeff Beck. He soon became adept at guitar, and he took music lessons, but he would much rather learn to play yourself. He eventually began in school, and participated in a trial game where the winner was solo guitarist in the glam rock band Poison. Slash did well on the test, but the very final stages, he was knocked out of CC DeVille. After that he played in several small bands, such as the Road Crew and Black Sheep.

Zodiac etc.

He is born under the zodiac leo, who is known for Ruling, Warmth, Generosity, Faithful, Initiative. Our collection contains 10 quotes who is written / told by Slash.

Related authors: Steven Adler, Jeff Beck, Lenny Kravitz, Nicolas Cage, Beck, Jimi Hendrix

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slash_(musician)

Famous quotes by Slash (10)


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"I always loved rock guitar. I just never put it together that that's what I'd end up doing. I had no aspirations to be a musician, but I picked up a guitar for two seconds and haven't put it down since"
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"And, so, when I picked up the guitar, suddenly, just playing a couple of notes really, really spoke to me. It was almost like I should have been doing it prior to that. You know, it was something that just felt really natural"
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"I think when I was a kid, and I was in England and it was all about The Stones, The Who, The Kinks and The Beatles and that's what my dad was into"
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"And, as soon as I could put together the, you know, three or four notes that made up, like, sort of a rock and roll lick, you know, like a Chuck Berry kind of thing, I was off and running. Just completely taken over"
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"The only time I think I've ever gotten sick of playing Guns and Roses songs really was during - after having played them in Guns and Roses, and then in Snakepit, and then playing 'It's So Easy' and 'Brownstone' in Velvet Revolver"
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"I still party all the time and hang out with everyone who drinks, but I just don't personally, and don't really have the desire to get blitzed drunk any more"
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"So when I got to be about 13 or 14, I started listening - even though my parents music was way cool - to contemporary hard rock at that time, which was Aerosmith, Cheap Trick, Black Sabbath, AC/DC, Ted Nugent and all that, and that's just where I came from"
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"You know, when you really connect with the instrument and everything just comes out on an emotional level very naturally through your playing. That's, you know, a great night. And I think the reason I love touring so much is you're chasing that high around all the time, trying to have another good night"
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"We had a really vast music collection and I was raised around rock'n'roll, it's just the way it was"
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"My dad is a huge rock and roll lead guitar fan. I didn't even really know that until recently. Everything has to have a guitar solo in it"


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