Zakk Wylde was roasted last night (Jan. 20) at the first-ever Guitar World Roast and guess what? He survived, if a little singed. But was there ever any doubt that the guitarist would take it like a man? He was subjected to barbs and punishment for two hours in Anaheim, Calif., as a variety of musicians, metalheads and comedians took shots at him. He may have been burnt to a crisp, but he still managed to hurl his own jokes at those who roasted him.
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In a recent interview with Australian news website the AU Review, former Ozzy Osbourne and current Black Label Society guitarist / vocalist Zakk Wylde gave readers a rare look at his spiritual side. It turns out that the intimidating, viking-like guitarist is a dedicated Christian -- and he isn't afraid to show it.
Guitar superhero Zakk Wylde has been transmogrified into a puppet in the new 'Question of the Episode' segment of a Foam Foolery cartoon. The cartoon borrows audio from the interviews that Revolver commissioned the always entertaining Wylde to do at the Metal Masters 2 clinic prior to the Big Four show in New York City earlier this year.
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.