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Although the new Slash album, World on Fire, isn't set to be released until September 15, the guitarist is giving the world another taste of the new 17-track disc. Below, you can check out a preview of a song called "30 Years to Life."
In the newly posted video below, Paul Rivera Jr. interviews Slash about how he used the Rivera RockCrusher Recording power attenuator, load box and speaker emulator on his upcoming album and how he plans on integrating them live.
Slash recently dropped by the fun-to-visit Vintage Room at Guitar Center Hollywood. While he was there, he chatted (on camera) about his musical beginnings, inspirations, guitars, recording process and more.
An Independence Day parade of solo-guitar versions of "The Star-Spangled Banner" by Slash, Steve Vai, Dave Mustaine, Zakk Wylde, Eric Johnson, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Ted Nugent and -- of course -- Jimi Hendrix.
Slash and his bandmates, Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators, have premiered the lyric video for “World On Fire,” the first single and title track off their new album, which will be released September 16.
Slash is streaming the title track from his new album, World On Fire, and you can check it out below. Be sure to let us know what you think in the comments or on Facebook! The song, which is credited to Slash and Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators, hit radio today and will be released June 16.
Ernie Ball came to the studio to give a behind the scenes look, as Slash featuring Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators begin recording the new album. Slash, Myles, and Elvis talk about recording the new Slash ft. Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators album coming out later this year.