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OZZY OSBOURNE Biopic On The Way

Ozzy Osbourne is close to signing a deal with a major studio for a biopic about his wild life and times, according to the Hollywood Reporter. Asked whether she could see her successful MTV series "The Osbournes" make the leap to the big screen, Ozzy's wife and manager, Sharon Osbourne, said, "I wouldn't want to ...

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'THE OSBOURNES' To Return On Nov. 26

MTV has confirmed that the second season of "The Osbournes" will premiere on Nov. 26, which is the same day that Kelly Osbourne's album, "Shut Up!", comes out. The second season is said to pick up just where the last one left off and will include Sharon Osbourne's bout with cancer, Kelly's career, the family's ...

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Former MEGADETH Guitarist Resurfaces In Flamenco-Inspired Band

Former MEGADETH guitarist Jeff Young recently collaborated with Brazilian artist Badi Assad (sister of the famed Assad Brothers) on a full-length CD entitled "Nowhere", now available via Badi's own WaterSongs Music label. Young, who had previously contributed to Assad's 1998 release, "Chameleon", reportedly draws from a more diverse list of influences for his latest venture, ...

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H.I.M.: New Studio Photos Posted Online

Finland's H.I.M. has posted several shots taken during its recent sessions at Finnvox studios in Helsinki via the group's official web site at this location. H.I.M. is currently recording its fourth full-length album, tentatively titled "Love Metal", with engineer Hiili Hiilesmaa, who produced the band's "Greatest Love Songs Vol. 666" debut. According to ...

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SHARON OSBOURNE To Employees: Sign, Or Else

The following item comes to us courtesy of today's edition of the New York Post: Everyone working on Sharon Osbourne's birthday party on New Year's Eve at the Beverly Hills Hotel — where Sharon and Ozzy will also celebrate their 20th wedding anniversary by renewing their vows — has been forced to sign a confidentiality ...

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KELLY OSBOURNE Embarks On First Celebrity Feud

The following news item comes to us courtesy of the New York Daily News: Like father, like daughter. Now that MTV's "The Osbournes" has made her a star, Kelly Osbourne is embarking on her first celebrity feud. Visiting Sydney, Australia, recently, Ozzy's little girl shocked reporters by using the C-word to describe Aussie pop star ...

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'THE OSBOURNES' To Return In November?

"The Osbournes", the hit MTV show about Ozzy Osbourne and his family, could return to MTV with its second season as early as November. MTV President Brian Graden says "all systems are go" for the show, which is expected to feature Sharon Osbourne's battle against cancer as she undergoes chemotherapy sessions. However, the network may ...

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Australian Police After KELLY OSBOURNE

The following item comes to us courtesy of Australia's News.com.au: Kelly Osbourne has only just left our shores and already there's a growing group of people who can't wait until she gets back. One lot in particular who are keen to catch up for a chat with the precocious popster are from City Central police. ...

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KELLY OSBOURNE To Issue 'Shut Up!' In November

KELLY OSBOURNE has set Shut Up! as the title of her full-length debut, due on November 26th through Epic Records. A video for the title track was shot last Friday in Los Angeles with director Evan Bernard, who has previously worked with GREEN DAY and BEASTIE BOYS, among others. ...

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Metal Stars To Honor Late DROWNING POOL Singer On Upcoming DVD

A tribute DVD to late DROWNING POOL frontman Dave Williams, titled Sinema, is scheduled for release on November 19th through Wind-Up. Sinema combines a history of the band with personal accounts of the much-loved singer. It features uncensored, behind-the-scenes footage of the bandmembers on tour and hanging out in their hometown of Dallas, according to ...

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TONY IOMMI To Collaborate With PHIL ANSELMO On Upcoming CD

PANTERA frontman Phil Anselmo will contribute lead vocals to the next solo album from BLACK SABBATH guitarist Tony Iommi, the guitarist has confirmed to Billboard.com. Anselmo and Iommi are to formally begin work on the project in January in England, according to Tony, who says that he and Anselmo plan to tour to support the ...

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Veteran Rock Photographer Launches Official Web Site

Veteran rock photographer Ross Halfin has launched his official web site at this location. In the business since the late 1970s, Halfin began his career at the now-defunct publication Sounds and its off-shoot magazine Kerrang! and has worked with virtually every major rock band in existence, including AC/DC, AEROSMITH, LED ZEPPELIN, METALLICA, IRON ...

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PAT BOONE Loved His OSBOURNE Neighbors

According to the Osbournes, Pat Boone is the best neighbor one could ever have. As for Boone, the feeling was mutual, he tells the Associated Press. "I've visited with Ozzy and Sharon, and nights when they had loud music playing, they never heard any complaints from me." He says as a fellow musician, he "expected ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE Casino Chips To Make Vegas Debut

In conjunction with OZZY OSBOURNE's appearance at Rain In The Desert @ The Palms Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada on October 25th, casino chips will be issued to honor the legendary rock icon. $5, $25, and $100 chips will be released to the gaming tables and from the casino cage on October 25th at 10:00 a.m. ...

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MARILYN MANSON Announces DVD Release Date

MARILYN MANSON will be issuing his long-awaited DVD/VHS, entitled Marilyn Manson: Guns, God and Government World Tour, on October 29th via Eagle Vision Entertainment. According to an official press release, "Marilyn Manson: Guns, God and Government World Tour is a rare look at one of the world's most controversial artist's lifestyle both on and off ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE: Lighting Sharon's Fire

The following item was originally published in the current edition of Star magazine: How's this for burning love? Ozzy Osbourne spent a half-hour smelling candles at Rexall Drugs in West Hollywood trying to figure out which ones his ailing wife Sharon would like best. He finally gathered a heap of them in a basket and ...

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H.I.M. Begin Work On New Album

Finland's H.I.M. have entered Finnvox studios in Helsinki to record their fourth full-length album, tentatively titled Love Metal. Hiili Hiilesmaa, who produced the band's Greatest Love Songs Vol. 666 debut is engineering the effort. According to the band's official web site, the basic recordings of at least 11 new songs will be done before the ...

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SHARON OSBOURNE On Cancer Battle: 'Life Goes On'

The following article was originally published in the National Enquirer: Cancer-stricken Sharon Osbourne reveals for the first time how she had to calm her sobbing husband Ozzy after she nearly died from chemotherapy complications. No more tears! Married for 20 years, Sharon's more in control than Ozzy. She had to be strong for her struggling ...

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Internet T-Shirt Company Moves Forward With $15 Million Dollar Lawsuit Against The OSBOURNES

NEW YORK, Sep. 24 – While settlement talks continue, Internet t-shirt company, TShirtHell.com, has moved forward with their $15 million dollar trademark infringement lawsuit against the Osbourne family by serving the defendants in the case with summons and complaints on Tuesday. This follows the filing of their lawsuit over the summer. Defendants served, who have ...

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