Rock Superpowers Unite with Marvelous Team-Ups Ep314

Rock Superpowers Unite with Marvelous Team-Ups Ep314

Things get explosive this week when Rock Superpowers unite with Marvelous Team-Ups! We’ve got collaborations that will leap bad radio in a single bound. This audio spread includes fantastic unions of Motorhead with CC Deville, as well as Dee Snider with Zakk Wylde. Marvelous Team-Ups You also get a Hollywood team-up of Lizzy Borden and Betsy Bitch.  Additionally, you get team ups of Axl Rose and Alice Cooper, Volbeat and Danko Jones, and Paul Stanley…

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BLACK LABEL SOCIETY – Grimmest Hits (Album Review)

BLACK LABEL SOCIETY – Grimmest Hits (Album Review)

When I was but a young pup in high school, my buddy Satan tried to get me to like heavy metal. I didn’t get it at the time, but he did convince me that Ozzy was pretty good. So for my first ever concert, another buddy of mine took me to see Ozzy and Anthrax on the No Rest For the Wicked tour, giving a young guitarist named Zakk Wylde his first shot at stardom….

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Unabomber Caught, KISS Reunite, and Beatles Galore! – 1996 Year in Review Pt1

Unabomber Caught, KISS Reunite, and Beatles Galore! – 1996 Year in Review Pt1

This week we look at 1996, a year that celebrated the past while looking to the future. In part 1, we dig into the first half of 1996; and it was a busy six months. January includes stories on the evils of Alternative Rock and near fatal incidents involving some big name celebrities. Additionally, it included new releases from ACCEPT and Mr. Big. We head into February of 1996 by discussing some fantastic rock releases….

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SWEDEN ROCK FESTIVAL Welcomes OZZY and HEAVY LOAD (News)

SWEDEN ROCK FESTIVAL Welcomes OZZY and HEAVY LOAD (News)

Ozzy Osbourne to play Sweden Rock Festival – Guitarist Zakk Wylde back in the band PRESS RELEASE: Black Sabbath recently put an end to the band’s career and now the time has come for singer Ozzy Osbourne to do the same. After nearly four decades as a solo artist and a discography filled to the brim with immortal heavy metal classics, Ozzy is embarking on what is said to be his farewell tour. With the…

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GENERATION AXE Swings in Tokyo (Concert Review)

GENERATION AXE Swings in Tokyo (Concert Review)

It was a hot and smoky room as we filed into the Zepp Tokyo theater. Not to be confused with the Zepp DiverCity Tokyo theater just 1/2 a mile away, this one can be found under the giant Ferris Wheel on Tokyo Bay. The room was packed to the rafters – 800+ strong – and we all stood in anticipation. Suddenly there was a helpful announcement from the front – “This is a 3-hour show….

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Zakk Wylde – Book of Shadows (Retro CD Review)

Zakk Wylde – Book of Shadows (Retro CD Review)

20 years ago, before melting our faces with Black Label Society, Zakk Wylde released his solo debut, Book of Shadows. This led to my friends and I witnessing one of the best concerts I’ve ever seen. It was a small venue. It seemed like an eternity as roadies lit the candles all over the stage. Finally, the show began. Two men with acoustic guitars playing by candlelight. He actually recreated the mood and vibe of…

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Zakk Wylde – Book of Shadows II (Album Review)

Zakk Wylde – Book of Shadows II (Album Review)

Gather around, kiddies, and let ol’ Metal Mama, tell you a story. See, back when I was a teenager, we didn’t have cellphones or sophisticated video game systems or even the internet. So, when you grew up in a small, rural town in the Southern United States, you learned how to make your own fun on weekend nights with your friends. Many times, that meant gathering around a bonfire in a field somewhere. Inevitably, someone…

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Zakk Wylde – Book of Shadows II (April 8, 2016)

Zakk Wylde – Book of Shadows II (April 8, 2016)

Guitar icon Zakk Wylde will release Book Of Shadows II on April 8th, 2016 via Entertainment One Music, his first solo release in 20 years. This release is the highly anticipated follow-up to 1996’s Book of Shadows LP, a classic album Wylde released between his work with Ozzy Osbourne that has since become a fan favorite. Book Of Shadows II was recently named as one of the “Most Anticipated Metal Releases of 2016” via by…

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