Ozzy Osbourne Vs Beer

03/27/2014
.
(Classic Rock) A US brewer has been prevented from continuing to sell a beer named Ozzy after Black Sabbath frontman Ozzy Osbourne's legal representatives stepped in.

Baltimore firm The Brewer's Art had been distributing a pale ale featuring a logo which mimics the singer's "Ozzy" knuckle tattoo, while the can was adorned with images of bats - including some with their heads bitten off.

The Brewer's Art boss Tom Creegan has reported that he received a cease-and-desist order from Osbourne's representatives, and that the beer will no longer be sold.

Meanwhile, ex Sabbath drummer Vinny Appice, who spent much of his career working with Ronnie James Dio, has said the band took on a different character when the late frontman took over from Ozzy. Read what he had to say here.

Classic Rock Magazine is an official news provider for antiMusic.com.
Copyright Classic Rock Magazine- Excerpted here with permission.

advertisement

Black Sabbath CDs, DVDs and MP3s

Black Sabbath T-shirts and Posters

Share this article
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Pin it Share on Reddit email this article


...end


advertisement



Follow Us:

Contact Us - Privacy - Why we are antiMusic

Copyright© 1998 - 2017 Iconoclast Entertainment Group All rights reserved.

Please click here for legal restrictions and terms of use applicable to this site. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms of use.