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Dave Grohl and Slash Become Closer Because of Their Kids

March 24, 2010 (6:16 am) GMT
'It's funny because his kids used to go to the same school as mine. So that's kinda how we met and started hanging out,' says the Foo Fighters' frontman on how he and Slash became bonded.

' frontman agreed to a guest appearance on 's upcoming solo album after they bonded over chats during the school run. The former 's drummer and the ex-'s guitarist became friends after discovering their children attended the same school.

And Grohl admits their shared personal interests led to a professional collaboration on Slash's new self-titled record. He tells Britain's Absolute Radio, "It's funny because his kids used to go to the same school as mine."

"So that's kinda how we met and started hanging out and so, you know, when your kids go to the same school as someone else's, the moms start asking the other moms for favors and it becomes a whole new thing. And he basically said, 'Hey, I'm making a record, do you want to sing a song?' And I said, 'No, I don't really want to sing - I'll play drums, though'."

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