Ozzy News: “Blizzard of Ozz/Diary of A Madman” Deluxe reissues video promo, Sharon and Jack Osbourne talk new documentary “God Bless Ozzy Osbourne”, Two promos for the NHL’s Washington Capitols
Check out this cool promo video for Ozzy Osbourne’s deluxe re-issues of “Blizzard of Ozz” and “Diary of A Madman, coming out May 31st. The promo features Lemmy, Steve Vai, Rob Halford, Nikki Sixx, Zakk Wylde and Bill Ward:
The 30th-anniversary edition of “Blizzard of Ozz” CD includes the original album in its entirety, restored and remastered for this edition, with bonus tracks, while the new legacy edition of “Diary of a Madman” includes the original album in its entirety, restored and remastered for this edition, with a bonus second CD of previously unreleased live performances featuring Ozzy Osbourne and Randy Rhoads with rhythm section Rudy Sarzo (bass) and Tommy Aldridge (drums). A single-disc version of the remastered “Diary of a Madman” will also be available.
For serious fans and collectors, the limited edition 30th-anniversary deluxe boxed set houses the restored and remastered vinyl and CD editions of “Blizzard of Ozz” and “Diary of a Madman”, the “Ozzy Live” compact disc. Beyond the music, the box set is highlighted by a variety of exclusives including an expansive 100-page coffee table book, a two-sided wall-size poster, a precise and detailed full-size replica of Ozzy’s iconic gold cross that he has worn for 30 years, and “Thirty Years After The Blizzard” DVD.
This new “Thirty Years After The Blizzard” DVD chronicles Ozzy’s years with Randy Rhoads features previously unseen footage of Ozzy and Randy filmed in 1981 and 1982; it incorporates rare archival photos and films; along with new and revelatory interviews with Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne, Lemmy (MOTÖRHEAD), Steve Vai, Nikki Sixx, Rob Halford, Zakk Wylde, Bill Ward and more. The DVD also contains over 70 minutes of additional rare live performances and interviews; included is the premiere of more than 30 minutes of newly-discovered never-bootlegged footage of Ozzy and Randy from the “Blizzard of Ozz” tour shot from the front of the stage at New York’s fabled Palladium on May 2, 1981. This new feature is a must-see for aficionados of Ozzy’s epic release “Blizzard of Ozz” and its pivotal effect on rock and roll history.
Here’s a video clip of Sharon and Jack Osbourne at the Los Angeles reception for the Tribeca Film Festival on Monday, March 21 at W Hollywood Hotel in Hollywood, California. “God Bless Ozzy Osbourne” (formerly “Wreckage Of My Past”), the much-anticipated “intimate” documentary that delves deep into the life of heavy metal legend Ozzy Osbourne, will be shown at the 10th annual Tribeca Film Festival, which runs from April 20 to May 1 in New York City. “God Bless Ozzy Osbourne” will be the first release from Jacko Productions, a company started by Ozzy’s son Jack Osbourne.
Here’s a couple of promos for the NHL’s Washington Capitols. The first features Ozzy, Pat Sajak (Wheel of Fortune), David Gregory (NBC’s “Meet The Press) and comedian Tom Green. The second is all about Ozzy for Comcast Sports Net and uses his track “Let Me Hear You Scream”. The Capitols are getting ready to see just how far they can go this year in the NHL playoffs: