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Zakk Wylde ...

Posted: Mon Aug 31, 2009 2:28 pm
by R1FSR
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

BLACK LABEL SOCIETY FRONTMAN ZAKK WYLDE'S HEALTH TAKES CENTER STAGE

MEDICAL CONDITION HAS FORCED THE BAND TO DEPART THE PEDAL TO THE METAL TOUR IMMEDIATELY

LOS ANGELES, CA: August 25, 2009 - Black Label Society has performed their last show on "The Pedal To The Metal Tour" due to the health of frontman Zakk Wylde. Wylde has been diagnosed with blood clots in his lungs, and has been admitted into the hospital in Eugene, OR this afternoon. Today's BLS appearance in Eugene has been canceled, along with the remaining BLS appearances on the tour.

"The Pedal To The Metal Tour" will continue without Black Label Society, and the rest of the bands will all be participating throughout the remaining dates on the tour. Please visit http://www.pedaltothemetaltour.com" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; for tour dates.


BLS apologizes to ticket holders on the remaining "Pedal To The Metal" dates for the inconvenience, as well as to all BLSNATION Meet & Greet purchasers who gathered for the event this afternoon and in the remaining cities. BLSNATION refunds will be processed promptly.

Further updates on Zakk's medical condition will become available as they are known.


Well wishes goto Zakk ..hope all is well

Re: Zakk Wylde ...

Posted: Mon Aug 31, 2009 10:12 pm
by pauldlr
Best wishes going Zakk's way. Hope all be well soon.

Re: Zakk Wylde ...

Posted: Tue Sep 01, 2009 11:13 am
by RAI
The only "pedal to the metal" will be the brake.
My wife was diagnosed with blood clots in her lungs in the beginning of the year.
5 days in the hospital, another week at home.
Followed by shots, pills, dietary changes, twice-weekly blood tests and doctor visits...
For months.

Not fun...

Re: Zakk Wylde ...

Posted: Tue Sep 01, 2009 12:27 pm
by R1FSR
Hey RAI
cant begin to imagine what it must be like..but
i do hope she is recovering and will be ok .

Re: Zakk Wylde ...

Posted: Tue Sep 01, 2009 12:28 pm
by RAI
Thanks man!

She's doing fine...
:headbang

Re: Zakk Wylde ...

Posted: Fri Sep 04, 2009 12:46 pm
by b2
I hope Zakk soon get better.

Re: Zakk Wylde ...

Posted: Tue Oct 27, 2009 9:17 am
by Ultraviolet
I will send all the healing light, and prayers I can, to Zakk,..he is one of my heroes
yellow light is a healing wavalength,..so I will picture beams of yellow light going into and filling his lungs.

Zakk is the balls, I love him. He has great taste in music.

Re: Zakk Wylde ...

Posted: Thu Oct 29, 2009 4:33 am
by Patill
RAI wrote:Thanks man!

She's doing fine...
:headbang

I wish her all the best. That´s good to hear.


Did she ever smoke?

My grandfather was doing nothing else but making cigarets and smoking them every day and all day long, watching TV. He quit smoking one day to the other and just one and a half year later he had water in his lungs. After needing oxygen all day long, just being able to sit around and being unable to walk more than three steps upstairs without taking a break, he died after 5 years of that.


Actually I don´t know if Zakk also got that problems from smoking, but maybe. Hopefully he stops, it´s a burden anyway. Lung problems are the worst you can have because there´s nothing you can do if anything hits this tiny network.

I wish him the best.

Re: Zakk Wylde ...

Posted: Thu Oct 29, 2009 12:43 pm
by Stephen Brown
Warmest wishes to RAI & Zakk.

Re: Zakk Wylde ...

Posted: Wed Nov 04, 2009 2:09 pm
by Prezidentman
Probably wasnt that serious as I saw some pictures from last night's Black Label Society's
show and Zakk looked good....I think he just had to quit drinking..

Re: Zakk Wylde ...

Posted: Wed Nov 04, 2009 2:10 pm
by RAI
Quit drinking?
Well, if he doesn't want to take another trip to the ER, that would be a must.

Re: Zakk Wylde ...

Posted: Wed Nov 04, 2009 11:08 pm
by pauldlr
[quote= quit drinking..[/quote]

Noooooooooooo!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock:

Re: Zakk Wylde ...

Posted: Thu Nov 05, 2009 2:24 pm
by Stephen Brown