ozzy-osbourne in - CD Reviews, DVD Reviews, News

VH1 Counts Down '100 Most Metal Moments' In Five-Night Special

MOTÖRHEAD, W.A.S.P.'s Blackie Lawless, POISON's Bret Michaels, former SKID ROW frontman Sebastian Bach, ANTHRAX, L.A. GUNS, KISS, ex-MÖTLEY CRÜE singer Vince Neil, Ronnie James Dio and FASTER PUSSYCAT are among the artists featured in "100 Most Metal Moments", a VH1 special focusing on the "entertaining (and sometimes shocking) moments" that defined heavy metal music's heyday. ...

Read more

Posted in: News

DAMAGEPLAN Jam With ZAKK WYLDE: Photos Posted Online

On Track magazine has published several photos of DAMAGEPLAN performing live in Los Angeles on Tuesday, May 4. Making a surprise guest appearance with the group at the show was OZZY OSBOURNE/BLACK LABEL SOCIETY guitarist Zakk Wylde. Check out the pictures here. Upcoming DAMAGEPLAN tour dates: May 11 - Starlite Room – Edmonton, ...

Read more

Posted in: News

Ex-IMPELLITTERI Singer ROB ROCK: Jesus Rocks!

Singer Rob Rock (ex-IMPELLITTERI, DRIVER, JOSHUA) has spoken to The Daytona Beach News-Journal about the influence on his lyrics of the biblical tales of pharaohs' rampaging armies, plagues, judgment day and good vs. evil. "For me personally, Jesus does rock," said Rock, who will perform with his band, called RAGE OF CREATION, tonight (May 7) ...

Read more

Posted in: News

VAN HALEN: First Tour Openers Announced

According to a posting on their official web site, Philadelphia-based "classic rock" band SILVERTIDE will be opening for VAN HALEN on the first leg of their tour. Meanwhile, Jacksonville, Florida's SHINEDOWN have been announced as the support act for VAN HALEN between July 19 and August 20. As previously reported, SILVERTIDE have also ...

Read more

Posted in: News

ZAKK WYLDE Jams With DAMAGEPLAN In Los Angeles, San Francisco

OZZY OSBOURNE/BLACK LABEL SOCIETY guitarist Zakk Wylde joined DAMAGEPLAN on stage at the Los Angeles (May 4) and San Francisco (May 5) stops on the "Headbanger's Ball Tour". According to an attendee at the San Francisco show (at The Fillmore), Zakk "joined [DAMAGEPLAN] for ['Reborn'], performed a blistering solo then joined [DAMAGEPLAN guitarist] Dimebag Darrell ...

Read more

Posted in: News

Are The OSBOURNES Related To SHAKESPEARE?

Poppy Brady of the U.K.'s Evening Mail is reporting that Ozzy Osbourne could be related to the famous playwright William Shakespeare. The tomb of Ralph Arden, Shakespeare's great great great great great grandfather lies inside the church of St Peter and Paul in Aston. Research carried out by Aston councillor Tony Kennedy has revealed that ...

Read more

Posted in: News

OZZY OSBOURNE's Water Guns To Be Auctioned Off For Charity

Two of Ozzy Osbourne's water guns from the Ozzfest 1996-1997 tours have been put up for auction on eBay to benefit the Sharon Osbourne Colon Cancer Foundation. Before these guns were designed, Ozzy would use buckets to drench the audience, but could only reach the first couple of rows. Ozzy wanted to get as many ...

Read more

Posted in: News

LACUNA COIL Guitarist: 15 Songs Completed For Next Album

LACUNA COIL guitarist Cristiano Migliore has revealed to Wichita's F5 that the Italian quintet have written roughly 15 tracks since the release of 2002's "Comalies" and will work on recording a new disc toward the end of this year with a projected release date of early 2005. With regards to the band's upcoming appearance at ...

Read more

Posted in: News

KISS: 'Love Gun' Figure Boxed Set Photos Posted Online

McFarlane Toys has announced plans to release a KISS "Love Gun" deluxe boxed set in August. "This boxed set features all four members of the band and a beautifully crafted stage base," reads a posting at KissOnline.com. "Together, the set virtually re-creates the classic 'Love Gun' album in three-dimensional detail. The band members' poses, their ...

Read more

Posted in: News

Report: Court Won't Hear OZZY OSBOURNE Dispute

Two musicians who claim they've been cheated by rocker Ozzy Osbourne got no sympathy Monday (May 3) from the Supreme Court, according to the Associated Press. Justices refused to consider the appeal of bassist Robert Daisley (a.k.a. Bob Daisley) and drummer Lee Kerslake, who sued in 1998 seeking royalties for their work on Osbourne albums ...

Read more

Posted in: News

No More 'The Osbournes'?

The following item appeared in the "Page Six" column of today's New York Post: "Finally, the final season of 'The Osbournes' may be upon us. When 'Entertainment Tonight' asked Jack Osbourne about the future of the show, the recovering pill addict sighed: 'I don't know. It's been mentioned. I don't know if I really want ...

Read more

Posted in: News