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Online Quiz Asks: IKEA or Death?

Ikea or Death
Ikeaordeath.com

We all know it's much easier to put together a band than it is to assemble IKEA furniture. Everyone can take lessons on their respective instruments, but the instructions on how to build anything from IKEA are less decipherable than a death metal frontman's growls. The one thing the Swedish store might be helpful for, however, is the hardest part of forming a band: deciding on a band name!

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Ozzy Osbourne’s Baby Granddaughter Pearl Dresses as ‘Princess of Darkness’

Black Sabbath Ozzy Osbourne
Spencer Kaufman, Loudwire

Ozzy Osbourne is known for his trademark glasses and long black hair. They have been part of his look for decades (save for that blond period in the '80s). Now, his baby granddaughter Pearl is following in his footsteps, as you can see from the photo below posted by Ozzy's son Jack on Twitter.

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Gene Simmons on Nirvana’s Kurt Cobain: ‘Just Because You Died That Makes You an Icon? No’

Gene Simmons and Kurt Cobain
Kevin Winter/Frank Micelotta, Getty Images

While Kiss have certainly carved out their own chapter in music history, Gene Simmons recently shared his thoughts on the current state of the music industry for new bands, the challenges that they face and the disappearance of the rock icon.

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Ex-Megadeth Drummer Nick Menza Auctioning Off Saw Blade That Nearly Severed His Arm

Megadeth
Megadeth.com

Remember the time when former Megadeth drummer Nick Menza nearly cut off his friggin' arm with a saw blade? Well, you're in luck, because Menza is planning to auction off the blood-stained, rusty saw blade that nearly ended his career.

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Motley Crue’s Tommy Lee Reportedly Involved in Backstage Altercation with Nicolas Cage’s Son

Tommy Lee
Ethan Miller, Getty Images

Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee and Nicolas Cage's son Weston, who is a notable black metal musician, reportedly had a bit of an altercation over the weekend which nearly ended in fisticuffs. After a Motley Crue performance on Sept. 22, a backstage brawl nearly occurred after Weston was reportedly blocking the entrance to Lee's dressing room.

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Slash on Pop Star Fergie Naming Her Baby Boy Axl: ‘I Think It’s Really Cool’

Slash
Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com

Last month, Black Eyed Peas singer Fergie and her actor husband Josh Duhamel announced that they had named their son Axl. It's not a very common name, and Fergie has said she's a big Guns N’ Roses fan, meaning the kid was likely named after Axl Rose. This week, TMZ caught up with Slash and asked him his thoughts on the name (watch video above).

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Friday the 13th: Now Boarding Flight 666 to HEL

Finnair
Sean Gallup, Getty Images

No, we're not talking about Iron Maiden this time! Flight 666 to HEL on Friday the 13th sounds more like a PSA from Billy Graham warning us of the end of days, but this is just another casual flight in the humdrum day of all pilots airborne travelers. Or is it?

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Iron Maiden Rep: Bruce Dickinson Is Not Involved in Developing Drones for U.S. Military

Bruce Dickinson
Ben Pruchnie, Getty Images

Iron Maiden vocalist Bruce Dickinson has a rich history in the field of aviation, but the iconic singer has been accused of accepting a deal with the U.S. military to develop 'lighter-than-air' drones. Dickinson has since denied the accusations, but according to another news source, the alleged contract could be worth anything up to $500 million.

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Sharon Osbourne Reveals Past Fling With ‘Tonight Show’ Host Jay Leno

Sharon Osbourne / Jay Leno
Gareth Cattermole / Angela Weiss, Getty Images

Be prepared, because this will certainly be the weirdest news story you'll read today. Sharon Osbourne, famously the wife of Black Sabbath's Ozzy Osbourne, revealed on her show 'The Talk' that she once dated 'Tonight Show' host Jay Leno before her relationship with Ozzy began.

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Ozzy Osbourne Cooks Up Fire Scare at Home While Preparing Bacon Sandwich

Ozzy Osbourne
Spencer Kaufman, Loudwire

For the second time this year, Ozzy Osbourne's Los Angeles home has almost been burned to the ground. This time, however, it wasn't a rogue candle which prompted the blaze. The purveyor of flames in this particular mishap was the Prince of Darkness himself … and a bacon sandwich.

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