New this week: John Legend, 'Serpent Queen' and 'Pinocchio'
This week’s new entertainment releases include fresh music from John Legend and Kane Brown, Samantha Morton stars as the 16th-century queen Catherine de Medici in an edgy Starz series and a race between two upcoming “Pinocchio” films begins with Robert Zemeckis’ adaptation.
Treasure trove of rock memorabilia includes Kurt Cobain hair
Guitars from Eddie Van Halen, Eric Clapton and Aerosmith as well as autographed memorabilia from The Beatles and even strands of hair from Kurt Cobain are some of the highlights of an online rock ‘n’ roll auction that ends over the weekend.
Osbourne off 'The Talk' after inquiry into racism discussion
FILE - Sharon Osbourne arrives at the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards on Sept. 22, 2019, in Los Angeles. CBS says Sharon Osbourne will no longer appear on its daytime show "The Talk" after a heated on-air discussion about racism earlier this month. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)LOS ANGELES – CBS says Sharon Osbourne will no longer appear on its daytime show “The Talk” after a heated on-air discussion about racism earlier this month. AdAfter a commercial break, the discussion continued with Osbourne telling Underwood at one point: “Don’t try to cry. Sharon Osbourne, a manager for her husband and other musicians, was a judge on the British talent show “The X Factor” and on “America’s Got Talent.”
CBS says ‘The Talk’ staying off air after racism talk
FILE - Sharon Osbourne attends a special screening of "A Million Little Pieces" on Dec. 4, 2019, in Los Angeles. CBS says its daytime show "The Talk" will stay on hiatus for another week after a discussion about racism involving co-host Sharon Osbourne went off the rails last week. Osbourne reacted with anger and profanity when asked to talk about her support and friendship with British TV personality Piers Morgan. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)NEW YORK – CBS says its daytime show “The Talk” will stay on hiatus for another week after a discussion about racism involving co-host Sharon Osbourne went off the rails last week. At one point Osbourne said to Underwood, “don't try to cry.
Dio-era Black Sabbath Records Get Reissues with Bonus Material
^ Keep Houston Press Free Support Us LocalCommunityJournalismI Support Support the independent voice of Houston and help keep the future of Houston Press free. Now, Rhino Records is releasing expanded editions of both Heaven and Hell and Mob Rules with the original albums remastered in a variety of formats. Finally, there’s the unexpected reappearance of the song “Mob Rules” last month in an unlikely format. When asked if she’s seen any of them, Wendy Dio lets out a delighted laugh. And as he said, ‘if you listen to fools…the mob rules!’”houstonpress.com
Leslie West, guitarist of rock band Mountain, has died at 75
West, an iconic guitarist-vocalist who was behind several 70s rock anthems including Mississippi Queen with the popular band Mountain, died Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2020, in Palm Coast, Fla. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow, File)LOS ANGELES – Leslie West, an iconic guitarist-vocalist who was behind several '70s rock anthems including “Mississippi Queen” with the popular band Mountain, has died. His spokesman Steve Karas said West died Wednesday in Palm Coast, Florida. Karas said West died from cardiac arrest after being rushed to the hospital. West and Pappalardi ended up starting the hard rock band Mountain, which was named after West’s debut solo album.
Sharon Osbourne tests positive for COVID-19
Sharon Osbourne has tested positive for COVID-19, according to a social media post. Osbourne, 68, is married to musician Ozzy Osbourne and is a co-host of the CBS show "The Talk." I wanted to share I’ve tested positive for Covid 19. — Sharon Osbourne (@MrsSOsbourne) December 15, 2020Many on social media wished Osbourne a quick recovery, including the official Twitter account for "The Talk" and "Millionaire Matchmaker" Patti Stanger. Inaba missed the regularly scheduled taping for "The Talk" last week while Osbourne was not on set "out of an abundance of caution," co-host Sheryl Underwood said at the time.cbsnews.com
Ozzy Osbourne on How His New Music Saved Him From 'Gloom and Doom' Amid Recovery (Exclusive)
Ozzy Osbourne says he turned to music to help him cope with the emotional toll of his recovery. "That whole album came out of nowhere, and it was so much fun," Ozzy shared. "It was what I needed to get me out of my gloom and doom and my recovery." "It's true, dad and I are professional isolators as it is," Kelly shared. Celebrity Watch Party airs Thursdays at 8 p.m. ET/PT on Fox.
Ozzy Osbourne reveals he has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease
British rock star Ozzy Osbourne and his family sat down with "Good Morning America" on Tuesday, revealing that he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in February 2019. Osbourne also talked about the nerve pain that he continues to struggle with. "I don't know if that's the Parkinson's or what, you know, but that's see, that's the problem. "I'd never heard of nerve pain, and it's a weird feeling." "They're my air, you know," Osbourne said of his fans.cnbc.com
Ozzy Osbourne reveals Parkinson's disease diagnosis: "I ain't going to go anywhere yet"
Ozzy Osbourne has revealed that he is battling a form of Parkinson's disease, a progressive neurodegenerative disorder. The fall required him to have surgery on his neck, which led to nerve damage and his Parkinson's disease diagnosis. He was diagnosed with a mild form of the disease called "PRKN 2," according to his wife Sharon Osbourne. @ABC NEWS EXCLUSIVE: Rock legend @OzzyOsbourne sits down with @RobinRoberts and breaks his silence about his private health battle with Parkinson's disease. Some even declared that he had Parkinson's disease which he denied at the time while many others said he was on his death bed.cbsnews.com
Sharon Osbourne Claps Back at Chrissy Teigen Over John Legend's 'Baby, It's Cold
The war of words between Sharon Osbourne and Chrissy Teigen continues! Earlier this month, Osbourne shared some harsh criticism of John Legend's decision to rerecord a new version of "Baby, It's Cold Outside" with Kelly Clarkson, rewritten with updated lyrics, during an episode of The Talk. I just didn't marry someone who was in the industry," added Osbourne, who herself famously married rock star Ozzy Osbourne in 1982. However, Osbourne quickly tried to change tack, explaining, "I don't want to start anything" with Teigen or Legend. Chrissy Teigen on Sharon Osbourne's Criticism of John Legend's 'Baby, It's Cold Outside' (Exclusive) Embed Code RestartRELATED CONTENT:Chrissy Teigen Reacts to Sharon Osbourne's Criticism of John Legend's 'Baby, It's Cold Outside'Sharon Osbourne Reacts to That Time When She Lost Her Tooth on the 2,000th Episode of 'The Talk'Sharon Osbourne Comes Out Against John Legend Reimagining 'Baby, It's Cold Outside' With New LyricsJohn Legend Reacts to Controversy Over His New 'Baby, It's Cold Outside' Lyrics
Sara Gilbert's Daughter Surprises Her With a Song on Emotional Farewell Episode of 'The
Sara Gilbert gave an emotional farewell during her last episode of The Talk, which aired on Friday. However, it was a special surprise performance by Gilbert's daughter, Sawyer Gilbert Adler, that made the episode even sweeter. "Coming every day, seeing Sara -- she can read me, I can read her," Osbourne said. "Sara Gilbert, you're the best -- irreplaceable, the best, a comedy genius, the best friend I've got in my life. For more on Gilbert's final days on The Talk, watch the video below:RELATED CONTENT:'The Talk' Hosts Dish on Final Days With Sara Gilbert, Tease New Host (Exclusive)Sharon Osbourne Breaks Down in Tears Over Sara Gilbert Leaving 'The Talk'Sara Gilbert Announces She's Leaving 'The Talk'
Mac Sabbath's Fast Food Philosophy
Run away, kiddies, from the playground "Drive-Thru Metal" mayhem of the Mighty Mac Sabbath! Somebody should send them an anonymous note!If greasy fast food gives you nightmares...you might be seeing these guys in the middle of the night. Photo by Jeremy Saffer/Courtesy of Adrenaline PRIn a nutshell, Mac Sabbath is this: a quartet that takes the music of Black Sabbath songs and rewrites the lyrics to reflect topics of and opinions about fast food. Mac Sabbath even has a slot on the upcoming Monsters of Rock Cruise, on the bill with acts like Krokus, Tesla, Extreme, Winger, and Faster Pussycat. For more on Mac Sabbath, visit OfficialMacSabbath.comhoustonpress.com