Tag Archives: Ozzy Osbourne

Ozzy to formally apologize for urinating on the Alamo

Posted by on November 5, 2015

Ah, the ’80s, that carefree fun time when Ozzy Osbourne was more of a madman than an oldman. He had himself a blast back then, biting heads off bats and doves and urinating on the Alamo while dressed like a woman. Wait, what? Yeah, that happened. And he was banned from El Paso for a […]

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Ozzy Osbourne to bond with son… on The History Channel

Posted by on November 2, 2015

Ozzy Osbourne has a lot on his plate over the next few years. He’s certainly not slowing down in his old age. In addition to Ozzfest Japan this month,  touring with Black Sabbath for much of the next year and working on a “really special” new album, he’s also going to be hosting a show […]

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Ozzy says no final Black Sabbath album

Posted by on October 28, 2015

Leading up to Ozzy Osbourne headlining the Voodoo Music and Arts Experience in New Orleans, LA on Halloween night, the larger than life vocalist spoke with NOLA and revealed that Black Sabbath “has opted against recording a final album.” Said Ozzy Osbourne:: “It’s the end of Sabbath, believe me. In December, I’ll be fucking 68 and I think […]

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Billy Morrison recruits Ozzy to sing on solo album track ‘Gods’

Posted by on October 26, 2015

English rock guitarist Billy Morrison (Billy Idol, Circus Diablo, ex-The Cult) has brought in Ozzy Osbourne to do a song for his solo album, God Shaped Hole, which was released last Friday, Oct 23rd. “Gods” is a bluesy, soft-rock ballad, perfectly suited for Ozzys iconic voice. There’s also something deeply satisfying hearing Ozzy singing about […]

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Jam band Umphrey’s McGee slays Ozzy Osbourne’s “No More Tears”

Posted by on September 17, 2015

Ozzy Osbourne’s No More Tears just might be his crowning achievement. There’s not a bad song on the album, which turns 24 today. Lemmy co-wrote four songs on it, including “Mama, I’m Coming Home” and “Hellraiser” (which Motorhead eventually did their own version of), But the focal point of the quadruple platinum masterpiece is arguably […]

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Jake E. Lee almost burnt to a crisp in limo fire

Posted by on September 10, 2015

There are lots of hazards of being a touring band. Usually, they tend to be basic ones: battling hangovers, dealing with shady promoters, getting your van broken into when you play St. Louis, and so on. One wouldn’t expect one of those hazards to be escaping a burning limousine, but that’s where Red Dragon Cartel […]

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Black Sabbath announce their final tour

Posted by on September 3, 2015

If heavy metal was born in 1970 with the release of the first Black Sabbath tour, a chapter of it is coming to an end in 2016, as Black Sabbath have announced their farewell tour. Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi, Geezer Butler and Some Drummer Guy That’s Not Bill Ward will be undertaking what’s being billed […]

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Ozzy working on a “really special” new album

Posted by on August 31, 2015

What’s Ozzy Osbourne up to these days? Well, we’re not sure what’s happening with Black Sabbath yet, but he has stated that after the next Black Sabbath album, there will be an Ozzy Osbourne solo album, his first since 2010’s Scream. That’s a long ways away, and there’s no real timeline. It was back in April […]

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Metal by Numbers appendix: the top selling hard rock/metal ever

Posted by on August 19, 2015

If you’re reading this, you’re most likely familiar with our weekly Metal by Numbers column, looking at the weekly sales numbers of hard rock and metal music. While sales continue to decline as people adopt to streaming, there are still a solid amount of records being sold, and many of them are metal. Last week, […]

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Bill Ward says current Black Sabbath feud is ‘very sad’

Posted by on August 18, 2015

Black Sabbath have been playing for a while without their original drummer, Bill Ward, due to an immense list of differences, primarily between Ozzy Osbourne and himself, as they have continuously talked about the other in a seemingly neverending war of words. Because all this beef has been aired out in public, Ward has demanded a […]

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