Tag Archives: Black Sabbath

Former Black Sabbath drummer Bill Ward reveals his top ten favorite metal albums

Posted by on July 12, 2017

Former Black Sabbath drummer Bill Ward revealed his top ten favorite metal albums of all time via Rolling Stone. Out of all of the recent lists, we have seen thus far, he is the only one who included one of his. Additionally, it’s a rather surprising diverse list ranging from the most recent 2017’s Dead […]

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Black Sabbath to release documentary film, ‘Black Sabbath:The End Of The End’ in September

Posted by on June 28, 2017

It was just a few months ago when we heard from Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi revealing a documentary about Sabbath was in the works. Additionally, last week, we knew something big was bound to happen in September. The icons revealed The Ten Year War will be released during the end of that month which is […]

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‘The Ten Year War’ is the ultimate Ozzy-era Black Sabbath collection

Posted by on June 22, 2017

Earlier this week, we were treated to a cryptic announcement from Black Sabbath promising something called The Ten Year War coming in September. Some uber-fans surmised that might be a reissue of a promotional book with the same name from their 1978 Never Say Die album. It turns out that those people were right, but it’s a […]

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Let’s argue about ‘Rolling Stone’s Top 100 metal albums ever

Posted by on June 21, 2017

It’s not an enviable position to come up with a list of the 100 top metal albums of all time. There are so many different genres to consider. Bands that were considered “metal” back in the day sometimes barely qualify as rock these days. And the genre is 47 years old. However, Rolling Stone has made […]

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What are Black Sabbath doing?

Posted by on June 20, 2017

We know that Black Sabbath have played their last show ever, right? That’s what their Birmingham show, only a little more than four months ago, was billed as. But the band have something up their sleeves, and we’ll find out exactly what that is on Thursday. A 19-second clip, called Ten Year War, popped up on […]

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And the Metal Hammer Golden God award winners are…

Posted by on June 13, 2017

  Given that Metal Hammer came very close to ceasing to exist last year, the fact that they were able to throw their 15th annual Golden Gods awards is quite an acheivement. The UK awards show took place last night and featured performances from Avatar, Clutch, Mastodon, and Orange Goblin, whose frontman Ben Ward started […]

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Musicians react to Manchester attack

Posted by on May 23, 2017

21,000 people, many of them teen and tween girls and their parents, out for a good time at a concert. For at least 22 of them, it was the last night of their lives. The tragic suicide bombing that took place outside an Ariana Grande show in Manchester, UK hit home to a number of musicians, […]

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Mac Sabbath take on fast food mascots with “Pair-a Buns”

Posted by on May 3, 2017

Mac Sabbath are dumb, but you already knew that. The novelty band, which is both a Black Sabbath tribute and a critique of fast food delivered by warped versions of McDonaldland characters, have been extending their 15 minutes of fame. They just wrapped up their second nationwide tour, this time with fellow heavy novelty purveyors […]

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Black Sabbath documentary, live album in the works

Posted by on April 10, 2017

Black Sabbath recently concluded their extended The End tour consisting of over eighty dates, spanning across the globe in North/South America, Europe, Australia and New Zealand, and concluding in Birmingham Genting Arena last February. Roughly one month later, the group officially closed the door on their extensive and historical career. However, according to guitarist Tony […]

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Find out how much Black Sabbath, Bad Religion, A Day to Remember and more made on the road

Posted by on March 16, 2017

​If you keep wondering how much your favorite bands make when they head out on the road, Billboard‘s Boxscore released their latest batch of earnings and attendance from many artists, and we’ve summarized them here for you. This time, we got a fairly short list of shows to report on but the numbers and bands […]

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