Zakk Wylde

Zakk Wylde

 

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Zakk Wylde (born Jeffrey Phillip Wielandt on January 14, 1967) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and occasional actor who is best known as the guitarist for Ozzy Osbourne, and founder of the heavy metal band Black Label Society. His signature bulls-eye design appears on many of his guitars and is widely recognized. He was the lead guitarist and vocalist in Pride & Glory, who released one self-titled album in 1994 before disbanding. As a solo artist he released Book of Shadows and Book of Shadows II.

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Book of Shadows II is the second solo studio album by American musician Zakk Wylde.
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Zakk Wylde Doesn’t Get Rockers Getting Upset Over Grammys
  –  February 20, 2018
But during a chat on The Jasta Show, Zakk Wylde shared why he finds it amusing that there would ... But down the road there's plenty of bars that play all the music that you want to listen to.'" Wylde pointed to 1973 when Led Zeppelin was arguably the ...
Zakk Wylde Defends Grammys Disrespect Of Foo Fighters & Metallica
  –  February 20, 2018
Ozzy Osbourne guitarist Zakk Wylde discussed the Grammys in a new interview with ... But down the road there’s plenty of bars that play all the music that you want to listen to.’ “I’d be curious to find out… When Zeppelin was playing Tampa ...
Zakk Wylde Doesn’t Get Rockers Getting Upset Over Grammys
  –  February 20, 2018
Grammys come, Grammys go, but more often than not rock and metal fans find themselves feeling a bit shortchanged by the representation of the genre. And the same goes for those who play it as well. But during a chat on The Jasta Show, Zakk Wylde shared why ...
Zakk Wylde Defends Grammys Disrespect Of Foo Fighters & Metallica
  –  February 20, 2018
Ozzy Osbourne guitarist Zakk Wylde discussed the Grammys in a new interview with Hatebreed’s Jamie Jasta (transcribed by Ultimate-Guitar). Fans recently ripped the Grammys for not televising major rock awards featuring bands like Foo Fighters and Metallica.
Watch Black Label Society’s New ‘A Love Unreal’ Video
  –  February 20, 2018
“‘A Love Unreal’ is basically, a woman is with you, she thinks you’re a great guy,” frontman Zakk Wylde recently told Loudwire. “Maybe it could be real. But then, you had to go do that. … You pushed it, you went a little too far – you ...
Ozzy Osbourne announces 'No More Tours 2' Tour; talks toll of touring, health, and retirement in interview
  –  February 20, 2018
On this upcoming world tour--which will celebrate more than five decades as a performer--OSBOURNE will be joined by his longtime collaborators Zakk Wylde (Guitar), Blasko (Bass), Tommy Clufetos (Drums) and Adam Wakeman (Keyboards). This tour is expected to ...
Video Premiere: BLACK LABEL SOCIETY's 'A Love Unreal'
  –  February 20, 2018
Regarding the songwriting process for "Grimmest Hits", BLACK LABEL SOCIETY frontman Zakk Wylde told the Omaha World-Herald: "The only ideas I really had [prior to going into the studio] were 'The Only Words'. I wrote that when I was sitting in a hotel room.
See Death Play the Underdog in Black Label Society's New "A Love Unreal" Video
  –  February 20, 2018
Black Label Society frontman Zakk Wylde recently dropped by the Revolver studios to deliver an intimate acoustic performance of "The Day That Heaven Had Gone Away," from Grimmest Hits. Check it out below.
Iconic Guitar Maker Gibson On The Verge Of Bankruptcy?
  –  February 19, 2018
Some of the musicians who used Gibson Brands Inc. guitars include Bob Marley, Jimmy Page, Billy Gibbons, Zakk Wylde, Randy Rhoads, and more.
Black Label Society creates a sonic brew
  –  February 16, 2018
Zakk Wylde’s most lasting contributions to heavy metal are his years as Ozzy Osbourne’s right-hand man, playing guitar (and co-writing numerous songs) on five of the legendary singer’s solo studio albums, and touring as a member of Osbourne’s band ...
Rock and Roll Legend Ozzy Osborne To Launch NO MORE TOURS 2 Tour Summer 2018
  –  February 15, 2018
On this upcoming world tour--which will celebrate more than five decades as a performer--OSBOURNE will be joined by his longtime collaborators Zakk Wylde (Guitar), Blasko (Bass), Tommy Clufetos (Drums) and Adam Wakeman (Keyboards). This tour is expected to ...
No more tears: Ozzy Osbourne will play Mattress Firm
  –  February 14, 2018
It seems likely that this latest “farewell” won’t be the last, but the good news is that his longtime guitarist Zakk Wylde has returned to replace his replacement, apparently for the length of the tour, which so far is booking well into 2020.
Road Trip: Our Travel Guide to Seven Neighboring Cities
  –  February 14, 2018
The two bands opened for Black Label Society, led by famed former Ozzy guitarist Zakk Wylde. I saw this show in North Myrtle Beach at the House of Blues, a gorgeous and great-sounding large-scale rock club in, of all places, the laid-back shopping village ...
Troy Blakely Dies: Managing Partner And Head Of Music At APA Was Top Agent
  –  February 12, 2018
Zakk Wylde, Black Label Society, Ratt, Cinderella, Dokken, and Lita Ford Born the son of a steel worker just outside Detroit, Michigan, Blakely was raised in Southgate, Michigan, where as a teen he performed and played guitar with numerous local bands.
Troy Blakely, Head of Music at APA, Dies at 68
  –  February 11, 2018
At APA, Blakely’s clients included Fleetwood Mac, Robert Plant, Judas Priest, Boston, Bret Michaels, Heart, The Go-Go’s, Lenny Kravitz, Whitesnake, Zakk Wylde, Ratt, Cinderella, and Lita Ford, among others. Born and raised outside of Detroit ...
Reader: Ozzy's Coming and Colorado Metal Blows Monkey Balls
  –  February 10, 2018
He will be joining Zakk Wylde, Blasko, Tommy Clufetos and Adam Wakeman for one last two-year jaunt around the world, celebrating fifty years of rocking out. “I’ve been blessed with an amazing life,” Osbourne says in a statement. “I’m looking at ...
Ozzy Osbourne announces dates for “No More Tours 2” farewell tour
  –  February 9, 2018
Osbourne will be joined on the road by his longtime collaborators Zakk Wylde (guitar), Blasko (bass), Tommy Clufetos (drums), and Adam Wakeman (keyboards). The trek kicks off in late April with festival dates at Florida’s Welcome to Rockville and Fort ...
Twin Cities concerts of the week: Kid Dakota, Robert Robinson, Har Mar Superstar
  –  February 8, 2018
Black Label Society: After returning to Ozzy Osbourne’s side last year, guitar monster Zakk Wylde is back out with his own veteran band touting their “Grimmest Hits” anthology. Corrosion of Conformity and Red Fang open. (7:30 p.m. Fri., Myth ...
Heavy metal hero Ozzy Osbourne brings final tour to Bay Area
  –  February 7, 2018
He’ll take to the road with his amazing band, which includes guitarist Zakk Wylde, bassist Blasko, drummer Tommy Clufetos and keyboardist Adam Wakeman. Osbourne and crew were in top form when they performed last October at the Aftershock Festival in ...
Ozzy Osbourne Announces North American Dates for His Final World Tour
  –  February 7, 2018
The former Black Sabbath lead singer, who went on to have a succesful solo career as both a musician and a reality TV personality on the MTV show The Osbournes, will be joined for the tour by guitarist Zakk Wylde, bassist Blasko, drummer Tommy Clufetos and ...
OZZY OSBOURNE - NO MORE TOURS 2
  –  February 7, 2018
The announcement by the legendary musical icon about the North American dates--with his longtime collaborators Zakk Wylde (Guitar), Blasko (Bass), Tommy Clufetos (Drums) and Adam Wakeman (Keyboards)--was made to international media in attendance at his Los ...
Ozzy Osbourne 'not retiring' from performing
  –  February 7, 2018
The 'War Pigs' singer is to be joined by longtime collaborators Zakk Wylde, Blasko, Tommy Clufetos and Adam Wakeman on the run, and will be supported by Stone Sour. 'No More Tours 2' kicks off with a pair of festival shows in Florida - Jacksonville's ...
Ozzy Osbourne's Farewell Tour Coming to Blossom
  –  February 7, 2018
Earlier today, Osbourne announced that he and his band (guitarist Zakk Wylde, bassist Blasko, drummer Tommy Clufetos and keyboardist Adam Wakeman) will hit the road one final time. "I've been extremely blessed to have had two successful music careers," the ...
Ozzy Osbourne rides into Allentown for 'No More Tours 2'
  –  February 7, 2018
The legendary musical icon Ozzy Osbourne is kicking off his final tour in Allentown. Osbourne will tour with his longtime collaborators Zakk Wylde, Blasko, Tommy Clufetos and Adam Wakeman all beginning Aug. 30 at the PPL Center. “I’ve been blessed with ...
Ozzy Osbourne farewell tour coming to Lakeview Amphitheater in Syracuse
  –  February 7, 2018
Presale tickets will be available to Citi cardmembers starting Wednesday, Feb. 14 at 10 a.m. According to a press release, the trek will feature Ozzy's longtime collaborators Zakk Wylde (guitar), Blasko (bass), Tommy Clufetos (drums) and Adam Wakeman ...
Ozzy Osbourne Announces Final Solo World Tour
  –  February 7, 2018
Longtime collaborators Zakk Wylde, Blasko, Tommy Clufetos and Adam Wakeman will join the Prince of Darkness on this final run. “I’ve been extremely blessed to have had two successful music careers,” Osbourne said in a press release. “I’m looking ...
Ozzy Osbourne Final World Tour Announced
  –  February 7, 2018
Dubbed ‘No More Tours 2‘, the run will find him joined by Zakk Wylde on guitar, Blasko on bass, Tom Clufetos on drums and Adam Wakeman on keys. Stone Sour will be joining him on the North American leg of the tour.
Q&A: Zakk Wylde on Black Label Society's new album, tour stop in Omaha
  –  January 2, 2018
Where: Sokol Auditorium, 2234 S. 13th St. Tickets: $35 at etix.com Zakk Wylde had a busy year. For a time, the metal singer/guitarist was back where he got his start, playing lead in Ozzy Osbourne's band. Wylde went on tour with his Black Sabbath tribute ...

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