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Slash heads out on North American tour to support new CD.

Slash heads out on North American tour in support of new release.


Slash & Myles Kennedy


Slash hits the road for North American Tour

As SLASH (VELVET REVOLVER, ex-GUNS N’ ROSES) gears up for the May 22 release of his second solo studio album Apocalyptic Love, he’s announced a run of headlining shows in North America kicking off July 12th and wrapping August 4th with up-and-coming Canadian group MONSTER TRUCK supporting.

An exclusive fan pre-sale begins this Wednesday, May 9th at 10 AM at Slashonline.com, and will feature packages including VIP meet and greets, and rare merch items such as signed guitars. Slash and his band. Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators, are currently touring the US, a mix of headlining dates and festivals (Carolina Rebellion, Rock On the Range, Rocklahoma).

Starting today, Monday, May 7th, fans will be given the opportunity to unlock unreleased tracks from Apocalyptic Love by sharing the app located on Slash’s Facebook page with 10 of their friends. From Monday through Friday of next week, 5 new tracks will be previewed exclusively each day via the Facebook page.

On Monday, May 21st, Slash and his bandmates – Myles Kennedy (vocals), Brent Fitz (drums) and Todd Kerns (bass) – will head to New York to perform their single ‘You’re A Lie’ live on NBC TV’s Late Night With Jimmy Fallon. Next, on Tuesday May 22nd, the group will perform a special sold-out New York City CD release show at Irving Plaza on the same day the album streets (May 22nd) via Dik Hayd International, distributed through EMI.


Slash Tour dates:


5 – Charlotte, NC – Rockingham Speedway (Carolina Rebellion)

7 – Orlando, FL – Hard Rock Live

9 – Jacksonville, FL – Florida Theatre

10 – Biloxi, MS – Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Hard Rock Live

12 – Kansas City, MO – Liberty Memorial Park (Rockfest)

13 – Boone, IA – Central Iowa Expo (Lazerfest)

14 – Minneapolis, MN – The Brick

16 – Madison, WI – Orpheum Theater

17 – Grand Rapids, MI – Orbit Room

19 – Columbus, OH – Crew Stadium (Rock On The Range)

20 – Camden, NJ – Susquehanna Bank Center (93.3 WMMR’s MMR BQ 2012)

22 – New York, NY – Irving Plaza (album release show)

25 – Pryor, OK – Fever Music Festival Grounds (Rocklahoma)

26 – Albuquerque, NM – Route 66 Casino


12 – Portland, OR – Roseland Theater

13 – Seattle, WA – Paramount Theatre

14 – Vancouver, BC – Queen Elizabeth Theatre

16 – Edmonton, AB – Nothern Alberta Jubilee

17 – Calgary, AB – Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium

20 – Saskatoon, SK – TCU Place

21 – Winnipeg, MB – Burton Cummings Theatre

23 – Thunder Bay, ON – Thunder Bay Community Auditorium

25 – Belleville, ON – Empire Square Live

26 – London, ON – Harris Park

27 – Montreal, QC – Olympia Theater

29 – Quebec City, QC – Salle Albert Rosseau

30 – Moncton, New Brunswick – Centre-Casino Moncton

31 – Halifax, NS – Cunard Events Centre


2 – Boston, MA – House of Blues

3 – Montclair, NJ – Wellmont Theatre

4 – Huntington, NY – The Paramount

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