Louder Than Life At Champions Park In Louisville, KY 9/30 & 10/1

Band Performance Times Announced For Louder Than Life At Champions Park In Louisville, KYSaturday, September 30 & Sunday, October 1 Featuring Ozzy Osbourne, Prophets Of Rage, Five Finger Death Punch, Incubus, Rob Zombie & More Onsite Attractions Including Bourbon World Presented By The Louisville Courier-Journal, Heavy Tiki, Rock ?N Roll ?N BBQ, The Big Easy Boil, Love & Fire […]

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Watch: Ozzy Osbourne Perform “Bark At The Moon” Live During A Solar Eclipse

Ozzy Osbourne took advantage of August 21st’s solar eclipse by performing “Bark At The Moon” at the time of the event during his live set at the “Moonstock Festival” in Cartersville, Illinois.

Check out the fan-filmed footage of that below:

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Zakk Sabbath Announces California Live Shows

Zakk Sabbath – the Black Sabbath cover band / super group featuring Zakk Wylde (Black Label Society, Ozzy Osbourne), bassist Blasko (Ozzy Osbourne, Rob Zombie) and drummer Joey Castillo (Danzig, Queens of the Stoneage) – just announced two Southern California shows in early 2017.

The shows will take place on Thursday, January 19 at Brick by Brick in San Diego, CA and Friday, January 20th at Alex’s Bar in Long Beach, CA. Both shows go on sale at 12pm PST today and tickets for both shows can be found at this location.

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Ozzy Osbourne/Firewind guitarist Gus G. Premieres New Music Video “The Quest” From Latest Album “Brand New Revolution”

Ozzy Osbourne/Firewind guitarist Gus G. premieres a new music video for his track “The Quest”, taken from the latest album “Brand New Revolution”, out in stores via Century Media Records.

Check out now “The Quest” below.

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Black Sabbath, Slipknot Headline Ozzfest, Knotfest Weekend

Ozzy Osbourne and Slipknot’s Corey Taylor announced that Ozzfest and Knotfest would be joining forces for a standalone mega-fest this fall at a press conference Thursday. The event, officially dubbed Ozzfest Meets Knotfest, will feature Black Sabbath’s final California concert. Sharon Osbourne introduced the artists at the press conference, which included Slipknot’s Shawn “Clown” Crahan, […]

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Ozzy Osbourne Rumored To Appear In New Ghostbusters Movie

A few weeks back it was announced metal fans were being recruited for a concert scene in the upcoming Ghostbusters reboot, and now rumors are circulating that Ozzy Osbourne will appear in the flick. The Boston Herald had this to say:

“So rumor from the ‘Ghostbusters’ set is that the Prince of Darkness himself, Ozzy Osbourne, was the headliner at the heavy-metal concert scene director Paul Feig shot all last week at the Citi Wang Theatre.

“Our spy on the scene overheard a couple of crew members talking about the Black Sabbath frontman outside the theater where Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones were working.

“And posters outside the theater advertised a ‘Rock Revenge Fest featuring Ozzy Osbourne’ as part of a ’12 Hour Marathon of Metal.'”

This upcoming reboot of the classic franchise is being directed by Paul Feig (Bridesmaids, The Office, Nurse Jackie) and stars Mellisa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig.

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Powerwolf Releasing Bonus Covers Album With “Blessed & Possessed”

The limited edition version of Powerwolf’s new album “Blessed & Possessed” (reviewed here and due out July 17th via Napalm Records) will include a separate mediabook bonus album titled “Metallium Nostrum” featuring 10 cover songs. The bonus disc’s track listing will be as follows:

1. Touch Of Evil (Judas Priest)
2. Conquistadores (Running wild)
3. Edge Of Thorns (Savatage)
4. Power And Glory (Chroming Rose)
5. Out In The Fields (Gary Moore)
6. Shot In The Dark (Ozzy Osbourne)
7. Gods Of War Arise (Amon Amarth)
8. The Evil That Men Do (Iron Maiden)
9. Headless Cross (Black Sabbath)
10. Night Crawler (Judas Priest)

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Gus G. Announces Reddit “Ask Me Anything” Session

On March 31st, Gus G. will take part in an “Ask Me Anything” chat on Reddit.com. Fans are welcome to submit questions from 9PM CET/12PM PST/3PM EST to 10:30PM CET/1:30PM PST/4:30PM EST.

He comments: “Wanna know why and how I created my debut solo album? Wanna know how I got the gig with Ozzy Osbourne? Funny tour stories? Wanna talk about cats? Tattoos? Guitars? Gear and playing tips? Heavy Metal? Action heroes? Guitar heroes? Join me on Reddit on March 31st and Ask Me Anything.”

The new solo album “I Am The Fire” is out now via Century Media Records. Check out a teaser trailer below.

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Death Dealer Signs With Pure Steel Records To Release Vinyl Album

The U.S. power metal band Death Dealer has signed a vinyl contract for current album “War Master” with Pure Steel Records. The limited vinyl edition consists 500 pieces (100 colored and 400 black). The release date is set for April 25th, 2014 and the lineup is a sfollows:

Sean Peck – vocals (Cage)
Stu Marshall – guitars (Empires of Eden, Paindivision)
Mike Davis – bass (Halford, ex-B.O.W.A., Dramarama, ex-Lizzy Borden, ex-Ozzy Osbourne)
Ross The Boss – guitars (Ross the Boss, ex-Brain Surgeons, ex-Manitoba’s Wild Kingdom)
Rhino – drums (Angels Of Babylon, Forgotten Realm, Holy Force, Jack Starr’s Burning Starr)

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Gus G Announces Italian Guitar Clinic Tour

Gus G (Firewind, Ozzy Osbourne) has announced an Italian guitar clinic tour presented by Modern Music Institute. Details and ticket info can be found here, and dates are as follows:

OCT 8 – COMO (Woodstock)
OCT 9 – VERONA (Baricentro)
OCT 11 – SIRACUSA (La Perciata)
OCT 12 – CASERTA (My Toy)

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