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Ozzy Osbourne: A Very Excessive Man

David Quantick, New Musical Express, 30 August 1986

The Road of Excess, said William Blake, leads to the Palace of Wisdom, but in OZZY OSBOURNE'S case it led to Castle Donington and endless American tours. DAVID QUANTICK talks to a real rock star who is losing his appetite for the road – and for bats' heads.

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