Slash files for divorce

Guitarist separates from wife of nine years

Guns N' Roses and Velvet Revolver star guitarist Slash has filed for divorce from his wife Perla. They have been married for nearly nine years.

The divorce filing states that the two separated in July and cites irreconcilable differences for the split, the Associated Press reported

Slash's real name is Saul Hudson. The couple have two sons, ages 8 and 6. The guitarist is seeking joint custody of the children and asking a judge to determine how much spousal support he should pay.