Slash's new album 'Apocalyptic Love' - featuring bandmates Myles Kennedy (vocals), Brent Fitz (drums) and Todd Kerns (bass) - will be released on 21st May in exclusive Classic Rock Fan Pack form, providing a unique collectable package containing the studio album with bonus tracks alongside a specially created magazine with unseen behind-the-scenes content put together by Classic Rock.
The Fan Pack format will also come with free gifts including a pin badge and artwork poster and will be available to buy via more than 2000 retail outlets on newsstands nationally as well as the traditional high street and online music retailer.
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The Classic Rock Fan Pack is available for pre-order now by clicking here. And if you're gagging to hear some of the album, listen to it now in the player.
Roadrunner Records will simultaneously release the record digitally on the 21st and the standard physical release of 'Apocalyptic Love' will follow on 18 June 2012.
The full tracklisting for the album is as follows:
1) Apocalyptic Love
2) One Last Thrill
3) Standing In The Sun
4) You're A Lie
5) No More Heroes
7) We Will Roam
9) Not For Me
10) Bad Rain
11) Hard And Fast
12) Far And Away
13) Shots Fired
In the UK the Classic Rock Fan Pack release will also feature two extra exclusive bonus tracks:
15) Crazy Life
On 'Apocalyptic Love' Slash, along with his bandmates Myles Kennedy (vocals), Brent Fitz (drums) and Todd Kerns (bass), have teamed with producer Eric Valentine, who also produced the Slash disc. All the songs were written together by Slash and Kennedy and cameras rolled throughout the entire making of the album. Check out exclusive behind-the-scenes footage in these videos:
Slash's 2012 headlining US tour dates are as follows:
Rams Head Live
Carolina Rebellion, Rockingham Speedway
Hard Rock Live
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino - Hard Rock Live
Lazerfest, Central Iowa Expo
Grand Rapids MI
Rock On The Range, Columbus Crew Stadium
MMRBQ, Susquehanna Bank Center
Route 66 Casino-on sale 2/27
Slash is also now conmfirmed for the UK's Download festival, which takes place on the weekend of the 8th to 10th June 2012.
You can get your tickets by clicking here. Hurry - they are already selling fast...