Tag Archives: Ozzy Osbourne

Ozzy Osbourne compilation(s) to be released in October

Posted by on July 23, 2014

It’s been four years since Ozzy Osbourne’s last solo album, the mostly forgettable Scream. Of course last year’s reunion album with Black Sabbath, 13, was a big move for the Prince of Darkness, but now that the band has wrapped up touring, Ozzy appears to once again be concentrating on his solo career. It’s just been announced that […]

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Metal Insider’s top 5: musicians that came back from health issues

Posted by on July 21, 2014

Metal Insider’s Top 5 is a column where we count down the top five of…well basically anything. As we write this, Primus drummer Tim Alexander has just successfully underwent triple bypass heart surgery following a heart attack on Friday. An update from the band suggests that everything went well, stating: “The Mighty Tim ‘Herb’ Alexander […]

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Ozzy Osbourne is a cartoon – literally

Posted by on June 18, 2014

Remember that show when Ozzy Osbourne was a cartoon? A caricature where he spouted off nonsensical phrases and bumbled around? That show was called The Osbournes, and it brought the Prince of Darkness to an entirely new generation of people that might not have known him from Sabbath or his solo career. It appears that’s about […]

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Here’s an updated list of how much it costs to book your favorite band

Posted by on June 13, 2014

A few weeks ago, website Priceonomics did some number crunching and found out what it would cost to book a number of bands. At the time, we noted that the math was a little bit off, due to the fact that it was through a third party booking agent. We also noted that some of the […]

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Will Black Sabbath’s July 4th show be their last?

Posted by on May 14, 2014

On July 4th, Black Sabbath will wrap up their touring in support of last year’s 13 by headlining the Barclaycard British Summer Time Festival at Hyde Park, appearing with Soundgarden, Faith No More, Motorhead and Soulfly. But according to an interview with Tony Iommi, it could be their last show ever. Iommi, who has been undergoing treatment […]

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Once again, Ozzy Osbourne has bat issues

Posted by on May 14, 2014

Bats have followed Ozzy Osbourne around for decades. He infamously bit the head off of one in 1982 in Des Moines, and perhaps 32 years later, they appear to be having their revenge. According to BBC News, the singer is attempting to convert a barn on his estate in Buckinghamshire to a two-bedroom home. However, a […]

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Metallica covers Ozzy Osbourne, Deep Purple, and more at benefit show

Posted by on May 13, 2014

Say what you will about Metallica’s material in recent years, but they’ve delivered some solid covers throughout their career. Last night, the band performed at the MusiCares MAP Fund benefit concert in Los Angeles where one of the honorees was Ozzy Osbourne. The band played the following songs during an acoustic set: 1. “I Just […]

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Watch Marty Friedman and Gus G cover Black Sabbath’s “Symptom of the Universe”

Posted by on May 9, 2014

What’s better than one expert guitarist covering a Black Sabbath classic? How about two? The Guitar Universe Tour 2014 is currently underway, and during Friedman’s set at a show in Finland on May 1, Gus G of Firewind and Ozzy Osbourne was invited onstage. The two then proceeded to play “Symptom of the Universe” because, […]

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Black Sabbath taps Banger Films for new documentary

Posted by on May 8, 2014

When we spoke to him about the new film Super Duper Alice Cooper, Sam Dunn revealed that he and his Banger Films production crew are working on documentaries about Soundgarden and a “legendary metal band that shall remain nameless for now.” Well now it turns out that said legendary band is Black Sabbath. Banger Films […]

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Headbangers Brawl: So, about those Golden Gods Awards…

Posted by on April 25, 2014

And just like that, the 6th Annual Revolver Magazine Golden Gods Awards are in the books. And yeah, it almost seems like they’re engineered just to troll metal fans and appeal to the lowest common denominator of metal fan. However, they’re good for debating, so with the winners announced, we thought it might be appropriate […]

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