Tony Iommi from Black Sabbath is a fossil

Yes, even serious scientists love their music too. Especially, paleontologist Mats E. Eriksson who has named his discoveries after other musicians including Lemmy from Motorhead. The new species, discovered in Russia, will not only be known as Drepanoistodus Iommii but also as a true rock star too.

Tony Iommi Visits Gibson At Musikmesse Frankfurt

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