As you're probably aware, the Black Sabbath reunion tour was scaled back to three shows - following the news that Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi was battling cancer.

Rather than cancel the already scheduled tour, Ozzy Osbourne is hitting the road, playing make-good gigs with the traveling 'Ozzy & Friends' show. Featuring Sabbath’s bassist Geezer Butler, former Ozzy guitarist Zakk Wylde, and Ozzy band members Gus G., Rob Nicholson and Tommy Clufetos, Ozzy & Friends are laying down vintage Sabbath tunes, as well as material from Ozzy's solo catalog.

The tour stopped at Malmö Stadion in Malmö, Sweden Saturday, where Slash joined the circus of musical madmen:

 

Ozzy & Friends have seven more shows on the itinerary right now, with none scheduled for the U.S.