Black Label Society
Year of birth : 1998
Age: 17 years
Citizenship : United States
Jeffrey Philip Vaylandt (b. January 14, 1967) was born and spent his childhood in New Jersey. With 14 years he started to learn the guitar, and at 18 was already playing in different bands. Since its beingness in one of these teams, "Zyris", Jeffrey began to call themselves Zachary Vaylandom.
The band performs as its material and covers of "Black Sabbath" and "Led zeppelin". While the guy was warming up so that Ozzy Osbourne has arisen a need for a guitarist. Somehow Zakk Wylde managed to get him to listen ,and he soon found out that it takes a group of " Great and Terrible. "
Zakk `s debut album took place at the Osborne "No rest for the wicked", on which he was able to show a real master of the guitar. Wild accompanied Ozzy until 1993, participating in all rounds and sessions. In 1994, Zakk, along with a group of "Pride & glory" recorded an album ,It is a blend of country, southern rock, blues and heavy metal. This team is going to do another live album, but soon broke up. In 1995, Ozzy Zakk again called under his banner.
Black label societyOdnako Wild tried to use every free moment for writing and testing of their songs. As a result, the tour "Ozzmosis" instead went to Joe Holmes, and the Zakk by other musicians recorded the album "Book of shadows", and then went on tour in Japan. In 1998, Wilde with drummer Phil Ondichem started recording the album "Sonic brew", which was released under the label "Black label society".The first album release in Japan and came only after a long time - in the United States. But for a group of two people ? For touring activities were recruited guitarist Nick Catanese and former bassist "Pride & glory" JD. In this configuration, the team began its tour with performances in Tokyo and graduated from the appearance on the European festival "Dynamo open air` 99 ". American dates, for some reason, have been canceled, and the "Black label society", meanwhile, reissued the album, adding to a bonus song "No more tears 2000". Only after that the team was able to please his countrymen several concerts.
Black label societyPosleduyuschey winter Zakk and Phil were preparing material for the second full length, "Stronger than death". JD, meanwhile, departed, and was replaced by Steve Gibb nicknamed "S.O.B.", son of Barry Gibb of the "Bee Ges".After the exit of the plate once again held the US- Japanese tour. During this tour Ondicha swollen cheek, and he was unable to play because of the unbearable pain was forced submenu Craig Nunenmacherom. When Phil yet recovered, he clashed with Zakk and drummer slammed the door. Thus Nunenmacher became a permanent member of the "Black label society". After the release of live album "Alcohol fueled brewtality" Steve Gibb left the team, and was replaced by former Ozzy Osbourne bassist and "Alice in chains" Mike Inez. True, he did not last long, because he was under contract with another group. "Black label society" at concerts rescued other " partner in crime " Ozzy, Rob Tradzhillo.
In 2001, Zakk re Osborne helped record the album and even suggested that some of his songs, but he refused them. Some of these tracks later went on another drive "Black label society" " 1919 eternal". But in 2003-m in the band released the fourth studiynik "BLS", and on one of the tracks " stayed for " Ozzy himself.