Tag Archives: Ozzy Osbourne

Listen to Pantera’s “Walk” reggae version

Posted by on May 24, 2016

When someone goes through the effort of mashing up a metal song into another completely different style and does it right, it deserves some sort of credit. We’re already familiar with some of our favorite YouTubers like Rob Scallon doing every cover he can in a banjo or Steve ‘N’ Seagulls bluegrassing everything they find but […]

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Geezer Butler admits that he used to be a cutter

Posted by on May 18, 2016

Black Sabbath bassist Geezer Butler is one of the most confident bassists ever. His nimble fingers know their way around a fretboard, and he plays just as hard as Tony Iommi, making the bass a s prominent an instrument as the guitar. However, in an interview with Classic Rock magazine, Butler admits that he wasn’t always […]

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Ozzfest, Knotfest merging festivals in September

Posted by on May 12, 2016

It’s been a few years since Ozzfest has been in America – 2010, to be exact. But in the ’90s and 2000’s, it was the premiere metal festival. And with Ozzy and Corey Taylor having a special announcement planned for today, it didn’t take too many guesses that perhaps the Ozzfest and Knotfest might be […]

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Sharon Osbourne confirms break-up with Ozzy Osbourne

Posted by on May 10, 2016

Over the weekend, reports regarding Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne’s split were coming left and right, from the alleged infidelity that triggered their separation to Ozzy disappearing after getting kicked out of his house by Sharon. It was just a matter of time until we got an actual confirmation and that’s what Sharon recently did on CBS’s The Talk. Sharon addressed […]

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Ozzy breaks silence to deny relapse

Posted by on May 10, 2016

Even as Black Sabbath continue their final tour ever, until this past Sunday, it had been a relatively quiet week for Ozzy Osbourne.  Then came news that after over 33 years of marriage, Ozzy and his wife/manager Sharon were calling it quits over an alleged affair with a hairdresser. Then yesterday, amid rumors that he might be […]

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Ozzy Osbourne is missing, has event with Corey Taylor on Thursday [UPDATED]

Posted by on May 9, 2016

Yesterday, the Sun reported that in the wake of Ozzy Osbourne’s apparent split from Sharon Osbourne, he was staying at the Beverly Hills Hotel, but had been in touch with his children. However, that was yesterday, and today, Page Six (via The Sun) is reporting that the 67 year-old is missing, and son Jack Osbourne […]

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Report: Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne split after almost 34 years of marriage

Posted by on May 8, 2016

Well, this isn’t great news to wake up to on Mother’s Day. According to E! Online, after more than 33 years of marriage, Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne have split up. A source tells them that the couple have agreed for him to temporarily move out of their house, adding that their separation has nothing to […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 10: Unsuccessful replacements in metal and hard rock

Posted by on May 4, 2016

AC/DC defied the odds 36 years ago when they recorded one of the most iconic rock albums of all time, Back In Black, with the late (and very beloved) Bon Scott’s replacement Brian Johnson. Now they’re taking a similar gamble by bringing in Axl Rose to fill in for a sidelined Johnson on the road. […]

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Gus G. covers the ‘Game of Thrones’ theme

Posted by on May 3, 2016

With season six of Game of Thrones in full swing, it seems like everyone’s getting into the spirit of things. Even people that aren’t familiar with the show. We’re not sure what Grecian rock Firewind and Ozzy Osbourne guitarist Gus G. was living under, but he was unfamiliar with the HBO drama until minutes before Loudwire […]

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‘Spin’ names their top 40 covers by nu-metal bands

Posted by on April 28, 2016

Back in the ’90s and early aughts, the nu-metal explosion found bands, some of which had no reasons being signed, thrust upon us in the wake of Korn, Deftones and Limp Bizkit’s success. Granted, some of those bands were great, and others not so much. What they all had in common was that one of […]

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