Slash brings the guitar-rock noise to Vancouver this summer
Fresh from performing at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony for his old band Guns N' Roses, top-hatted guitar hero Slash brings his arsenal of Les Pauls to Vancouver's Queen E. Theatre on Saturday (yes!), July 14.
When he isn't producing horror movies or vowing that TV's Glee will remain Guns N' Roses free, the iconic rocker makes new music with a band that includes vocalist Myles Kennedy, drummer Brent Fitz, and bassist Todd Kerns, a former Vancouverite who locals may recall from his time with Age of Electric back in the '90s.
As well as the odd GN'R classic, the quartet will be showcasing material from Slash's upcoming studio album, Apocalyptic Love, which is scheduled for release on May 22.
The last time he was in town, in October of 2010, Slash apparently left "blood, sweat, and tears" on the stage at the Commodore.
Tickets for the Queen E. show are priced at $49.50 and $29.50 (plus service charges and fees), and go on sale this Friday at 10 am at www.livenation.com.
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