Slash to Divorce Wife of Nine YearsVelvet Revolver guitarist and former Guns N' Roses shredder Slash is filing for divorce from Perla Ferrar, his wife since 2001. The couple has two boys, 6 and 8 years old.

Slash, whose real name is Saul Hudson, will seek joint custody, TMZ reports. Sources close to the pair tell TMZ "the breakup is extremely acrimonious."

Slash and Perla's date of separation is listed as July 15, 2010. There was no prenuptial agree and Slash is reportedly willing to pay spousal support.