After it was revealed yesterday that Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi had been diagnosed with the early stages of lymphoma, members of the hard-rock and metal community have followed the Sabbath’s request to send Iommi warm thoughts. Check out the words of support, below, for the man who helped give birth to metal—from the likes [...]
From the Big Four to Avenged Sevenfold at the Golden Gods, 2011 has been one hell of a year
Black Label Society frontman and guitarist extraordinaire Zakk Wylde was recently reincarnated into puppet form, courtesy of metal puppeteer Foam Foolery. In the mock video, below, which uses audio from this post, Wylde discusses who has the best beard in rock. Let us know what you think in the comments.
Revolver, the World’s Loudest Rock Magazine, is celebrating the release of its “Mega 100th Issue” by spotlighting the “100 Greatest Living Rock Stars.” From Ozzy to Axl to Lemmy, the issue features those who have rocked the hardest and lived to tell about it. On newsstands now and available online right here, the issue also [...]
If there’s one thing more exciting than seeing your favorite bands live, it’s seeing your favorite bands playing live together at the same time. Although the hard-rock and metal history books include more than a few eye-popping collaborations over the genres’ four-decade histories, 2011 boasts some of the most exciting. Below is a list of [...]
At last night’s Guns N’ Roses concert in Indianapolis, Zakk Wylde joined the band onstage for a cover of AC/DC’s “Whole Lotta Rosie.” His band, Black Label Society, is currently opening up for GN’R. As legend has it, Wylde had previously left playing with Ozzy Osbourne in the mid ’90s with hopes to join Guns [...]
Yesterday marked seven years since the Pantera and Damageplan guitarist was killed. Here, his longtime friend remembers him.
Zakk Wylde and his band, Black Label Society, are on the road supporting Judas Priest’s Eptiaph Tour. Revolver photographer Rob Fenn was at their Salt Lake City show earlier this month where he captured the mayhem. Tell us what you think of pictures in the comments.
Black Label Society have digitally released an acoustic, instrumental EP of classic Christmas tracks, titled Glorious Christmas Songs that Will Make Your Black Label Heart Feel Good (eOne Music). The three-song collection is available now on iTunes. The track listing is as follows: 1. “I’ll Be Home For Christmas” 2. “O Little Town of Bethlehem” [...]
See and hear Queen’s classic like never before! Featuring John Wetton of King Crimson!