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Slash is the guitarist that played in the band Guns N' Roses, and now playes lead guitar in Velvet Revolver. He is famous for wearing a top hat whenever he plays, earning him the nickname "the cat in the hat". Many of his fans praise him as one of the greatest guitarists of all time. He had sessions with musicians including Stevie Wonder and Ray Charles. His song during the Guns N' Roses time, "Welcome to the Jungle", ranked 2nd on VH1's 40 Greatest Metal Songs.

Associated Acts:

  • Guns N' Roses
  • Slash's Snakepit
  • Slash's Blues Ball
  • Velvet Revolver

Famous Songs:

  • Sweet Child o'Mine (Guns N' Roses)
  • Paradise City (Guns N' Roses)
  • Welcome to the Jungle (Guns N' Roses)
  • Fall to Pieces (Velvet Revolver)

Notable Instruments:

  • Gibson Les Paul
  • Guild Crossroads Doubleneck

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