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Live & Loud

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Live & Loud

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Ozzy Osbourne
Producers:
Epic Associated
genre:
Metal

We gave it a C-

He’s the biggest heavy-metal cartoon figure ever. His former band, Black Sabbath, has had a horrifying influence on too many ’90s alternative acts. And now this excessively dumb, live two-CD set sums up his entire, empty career. Most transcendental moment: An impassioned Ozzy bellows to the audience, ”Let me see your f—ing cigarette lighters!”