• Instrument: Lead guitar

  • Real name: Saul Hudson

  • Born: July 23, 1965 in Hampstead (London), England

  • Hometown: Stoke-on-Trent, England. Moved to Los Angeles when he was eleven.

  • Height: 5 feet, 10 and a half inches

  • Father: Anthony Hudson, album cover designer for Geffen Records, including Joni Mitchell's Court and Spark.

  • Mother: Ola Hudson, clothing designer whose work included David Bowie's suits for The Man Who Fell To Earth and costumes for the Pointer Sisters.

  • Children: London Emilio Hudson (born August 28th, 2002) and Cash Anthony Hudson (born June 23rd, 2004)

  • First concert: The Moody Blues

  • Favorite book: Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas by Hunter S. Thompson

  • Pets: Snakes, dogs and cats

  • Recorded with (amongst others): Michael Jackson, Iggy Pop, Lenny Kravitz, Motorhead, Alice Cooper, Insane Clown Posse and Blackstreet

  • Bands before GN'R include: Tidus Sloan, Black Sheep, London, Road Crew

  • Quit GN'R: October 30, 1996

  • Back in GN'R: 2016

  • Other projects: Slash's Snakepit (1995-2001), Slash's Blues Ball, Velvet Revolver

  • Other jobs: Has worked in a music store.

  • Other: Got the name Slash from a friend's dad.
    Has appeared on the Drew Carey Show.

  • Publishing title : Slash & Cash Publishing (used to be: Dik Hayd Music)

  • Official site:

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