UOF, if by "people" you mean this woman, stick it. I will never stop loving classical influence on guitar, nor wishing Ozzy would find another guitarist capable in that realm. You need to get off being bothered by other peoples opinion.

RREA, I totally agree with your reflections on the style on direction "Pretty soon you are reduced to cannons for drums and machine guns for guitar work." It's a reflection of who he has playing with him in the studio big time IMHO. I haven't liked the devolution into that in music today.

Long live Rock. Real Rock. The kind that Ozzy blazes the path with, and has for 40 years.

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I can't seem to see you baby ... although my eyes are open wide ... but I know I'll see you once more ... when I see you, I'll see you on the other side