Man in the hat SLASH used to be a keen BMXer before he started playing guitar and BBC Radio 5 Live decided to speak to him about why the BMX was his main love before the guitar. Check out the clip below or alternatively, watch it on the BBC 5 Live website by clicking here.
Following a sold out date at Hammersmith Apollo and a show stealing headline of the second stage at Download Festival in June 2012, Slash returns to the UK in October 2012 for a series of headline shows:
Sunday 7th October 2012 Edinburgh, Corn Exchange *
Monday 8th October Manchester, O2 Apollo
Tuesday 9th October Birmingham, NIA
Thursday 11th October Brixton, O2 Academy
Monday 15th October Newcastle, O2 Academy
Tickets go onsale at 9am GMT Friday 3rd August 2012 priced at