Slash premieres the new video for 'You're A Lie' today, Tuesday May 15th. The hard-charging song - already #1 most-added at Active Rock Radio in its first week of single release - marks the first single off the iconic, Grammy-winning rock guitarist and songwriter's forthcoming second studio album 'Apocalyptic Love' and is also available to buy everywhere and on iTunes now.
'Apocalyptic Love' features Slash and his bandmates Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators - Myles Kennedy (vocals), Brent Fitz (drums) and Todd Kerns (bass) - and will be released May 21st (UK) on Slash's own label DikHayd International and distributed through Roadrunner Records in Europe, Middle East, and Africa.
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In the UK, the album will be released on May 21 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. The Fan Pack is available for pre-order now at www.myfavouritemagazines.co.uk/slash-fan-pack.
Roadrunner Records will simultaneously release the record digitally. The standard physical release of the Slash album will follow through Roadrunner Records on June 18 2012.
The group will launch a headlining U.S. tour May 3 in Baltimore, tickets for which are available now on www.slashonline.com. See the full itinerary, with more dates to be added here: http://www.msopr.com/n/client-roster/slash/?cmd=tours.
The full track listing for 'Apocalyptic Love' is here. All the songs were written together by Slash and Myles Kennedy.
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 & 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
SLASH is also now conmfirmed for the UK's Download festival, which takes place on the weekend of the 8th to 10th June 2012. For more information and tickets please go to www.downloadfestival.co.uk
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