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Tag Archives: Black Sabbath

Donald Trump could be the first metalhead president

Posted by on January 17, 2017

Regardless on how everyone feels, this Friday (20) Donald Trump will become the 45th President of the United States of America. I’m sure many were curious to see who would perform at his inauguration. At one point, Vince Neil was rumored and that news didn’t last too long. We now know the official revilement includes […]

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‘Ultimate Black Sabbath’ collection due out just before band’s last show

Posted by on January 17, 2017

  While many of us managed to witness Black Sabbath’s final tour which is still going strong overseas, their touring career will come to an end on February 4th in Birmingham, where it all began for the  band. Rhino has decided is time for the release of the Ultimate Black Sabbath collection via Rhino. Whether […]

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Tony Iommi composes song for Birmingham Cathedral

Posted by on January 5, 2017

We might not  be getting any more music from Black Sabbath after they retire from performing next month (but then again we might!), but at least the doesn’t mean that its members are going to stop making music. In fact, guitarist Tony Iommi just composed a piece of music, “How Good It Is,”  for the […]

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Tony Iommi has a throat tumor

Posted by on December 13, 2016

Early next year, Black Sabbath will end their touring career. February 4th will be their last show in Birmingham, but before then, guitarist Tony Iommi, who is in remission from stage 3 lymphoma, will be having an operation to remove a tumor from his throat. Speaking to The Irish Times, he says he’s feeling ok, […]

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Rolling Stone names their top 20 metal albums of the year

Posted by on December 9, 2016

  Rolling Stone gave a hint as to what their list of the best metal of the year might look like last week when they named Cobalt’s “Beast Whip” one of the 50 best songs of the year. In fact, that was the only metal song on the list. No Metallica, no Deftones, no anything […]

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Find out what Temple of the Dog, Ghost, Black Sabbath and more made on the road

Posted by on November 30, 2016

It’s been a while since we’ve had a lot of metal to peruse on Billboard Magazine’s Boxscore, but they appear to be making up for it with this installment. The reunion of Temple of the Dog, Black Sabbath’s last-ever Los Angeles show, some Five Finger Death Punch shows (including the one that was cut short […]

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Here’s an alternate version of Black Sabbath’s “Iron Man”

Posted by on November 18, 2016

While Black Sabbath’s last tour is coming to a close- the band shows no signs of slowing down. Last week they re-released the Paranoid album as a deluxe box set. Among the many goodies included are demos, live performances and new mixes. But it’s not just another box set. And what makes this one special, you ask? Well […]

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Geezer Butler says his life will be empty without Black Sabbath

Posted by on November 10, 2016

This weekend, Black Sabbath will play their last-ever show in America in San Antonio. After that, they’ve got 15 more shows that will find them playing South America before closing out their career in 2017 with a show in Ireland and a handful of shows in the UK. While Ozzy has announced that he’s working […]

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Study finds pop music is way druggier than Black Sabbath

Posted by on November 9, 2016

If you give people enough time, they’ll make an academic study about anything. In fact, that recently happened, as two guys from the National Institute on Drug Abuse have released a study about Black Sabbath and drugs. Yep, the band who’s singer took acid every day for two years and authors of songs like “Sweet […]

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Tony Iommi says new Black Sabbath album is a “maybe,” but no touring

Posted by on November 4, 2016

  It must be hard to end something you’ve been doing for almost your entire life and that’s what the legendary Black Sabbath is going through right now with their final tour. The band will call it a day next Febuary when they play their final show in their hometown Birmingham in the UK but […]

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