Zakk Wylde and Wife Name New Son Sabbath Page
Guitarist Zakk Wylde is a father once again, as his wife Barbaranne gave birth to their fourth child on Wednesday night. Sabbath Page Wielandt Wylde was born at 11:40PM, weighing 8-pounds, 1-ounce and measuring 21 inches long.
Wylde’s wife tweeted the above picture of baby Sabbath. “Little man Sabbath. Night everyone xoxo,” she wrote early Thursday morning. The first name is a tribute to Black Sabbath. Wylde was Ozzy Osbourne‘s longtime guitarist the ‘Crazy Train’ singer is the godfather of another of Wylde’s children, Jesse.
In addition, the Wylde’s have children named Hayley Rae and Hendrix. While it’s not a certainty that the new baby’s middle name is a homage to Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page, it seems likely. Two months ago Wylde joked that by having another baby, he’ll need to keep earning money for college educations.
“My friends are like, ‘You must be excited you’re having another baby.’ ‘Yeah, we just extended the tour another twenty years,” he tells Zoiks Online. According to their website, his tour with Black Label Society will begin in October. The group plans to release an acoustic DVD called ‘Unblackened’ later this year.