Zakk Wylde is a guitar deity. He's also a good sport, as he has agreed to be the roastee for Guitar World's first-ever Rock 'n' Roll Roast. Wylde will sit in the hot seat and be subjected to good-natured barbs from fellow rockers, like his former boss Ozzy Osbourne, as well as Anthrax's Scott Ian and Slipknot / Stone Sour vocalist Corey Taylor.
Zakk Wylde and his heavy metal band Black Label Society are turning things down a notch for the holidays and getting in the jolly spirit. Wylde recently released an album of acoustic, instrumental Christmas classics, ‘Glorious Christmas Songs That Will Make Your Black Label Heart Feel Good,’ which is now for sale on iTunes and eOne Music.
Deck the halls and hang up your stockings (not that kind!), 'cuz Zakk Wylde and Black Label Society have just delivered some heartwarming Christmas jeer. In preparation of the holidays, the band recorded an EP of acoustic instrumental holiday classics called 'Glorious Christmas Songs That Will Make Your Black Label Heart Feel Good,' which is now available on iTunes and eOne Music.
Guitar shredding giant and Black Label Society frontman Zakk Wylde has been known for his serious soloing skills ever since he hit the metal scene as Ozzy Osbourne’s guitarist back in 1988. In a recent interview with NewsOK.com, Wylde discussed his diverse taste in music, lack of time for AA meetings and friendship with Ozzy.
Last week, a neighbor AKA obsessed fan AKA disturbed person left a strange sacrificial offering outside guitarist Zakk Wylde's home. Now, the riff peddler has obtained a long-term restraining order against this, um, gift giver. Apparently, the stalker had been a thorn in the guitarist's side for some time.