And although it was not inspired in any way by the Marvel Comics armour-clad superhero, it was an obvious choice for the soundtrack of the 2008 movie starring Robert Downey Jr and can be heard over the closing credits.
Taking the connection even further, Downey Jr can now be seen wearing a Black Sabbath T-shirt (see below) in a scene in the new team-up movie Avengers Assemble.
With all those references, it's no surprise that Ultimate Classic Rock has decided to recast Marvel's superhero ensemble with rockers. So who did they pick?
Ted Nugent has been named the new bow-and-arrow master Hawkeye and Thin Lizzy's Phil Lynott the perfect choice for donning the eye-patch and leather coat of Nick Fury.
The website listed four candidates for each of the other characters, allowing readers to vote. The
Tom Scholz, co-founder of the 1970s-era rock band Boston, has filed a libel suit against the Boston Herald over the stories that placed the blame of lead singer Brad Delp’s suicide on Scholz.
In the lawsuit -- filed last week in Massachusetts Superior Court -- Scholz claims the paper and two of its columnists (Laura Raposa and Gayle Fee) published “malicious,” “false” and “defamatory” reports in March 2007 that said Delp’s wife blamed his ...
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