Tag Archives: Black Sabbath

Ozzy says no final Black Sabbath album

Posted by on October 28, 2015

Leading up to Ozzy Osbourne headlining the Voodoo Music and Arts Experience in New Orleans, LA on Halloween night, the larger than life vocalist spoke with NOLA and revealed that Black Sabbath “has opted against recording a final album.” Said Ozzy Osbourne:: “It’s the end of Sabbath, believe me. In December, I’ll be fucking 68 and I think […]

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Black Sabbath add new leg of North American tour

Posted by on October 27, 2015

Black Sabbath announced what’s going to be their final tour ever early last month, and while the winter 2016 tour would’ve been a nice way to cap off a 45 year career, it terns out they’re not done yet. They’ve announced an entirely separate leg of the tour that will find them touring this Summer, […]

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Black Sabbath, Rammstein round out Download headliners

Posted by on October 21, 2015

The fact that Iron Maiden was headlining the final night of the Download Festival for their only UK date of 2016 was probably enough to get many excited on that side of the pond. Now the fest has named it’s Friday and Saturday headliners, and they’re just as impressive, if not more so. Black Sabbath […]

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Danzig releases ‘Skeletons’ track listing, release date

Posted by on October 12, 2015

Because nothing looks better under the tree than a Danzig CD, the Elvis of evil has announced a November 27th release date for his forthcoming covers EP, just in time for the holiday shopping season. Skeletons will be released by AFM Records. It had been announced over the summer that the album would have that title, […]

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Rival Sons opening for Black Sabbath on final tour

Posted by on September 11, 2015

Black Sabbath announced their final world tour recently, but left out who’s opening and who’s replacing Bill Ward on drums. Well, half of that mystery is now solved with news that Rival Sons will be the opening act. Said the Rival Sons guitarist Scott Holiday: “Every now and again, the universe just speaks to ya and planets […]

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Tony Iommi on Sabbath’s last tour: “I can’t do this anymore”

Posted by on September 7, 2015

A lot of bands call it quits or play their “last” tour, only to go back on that when nostalgia drives up their asking price or they discover that they don’t want to throw in the towel. Black Sabbath, who announced their “THE END” tour last week, won’t be one of them. In an interview […]

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Black Sabbath announce their final tour

Posted by on September 3, 2015

If heavy metal was born in 1970 with the release of the first Black Sabbath tour, a chapter of it is coming to an end in 2016, as Black Sabbath have announced their farewell tour. Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi, Geezer Butler and Some Drummer Guy That’s Not Bill Ward will be undertaking what’s being billed […]

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Grumpy old man: Keith Richards doesn’t like Sabbath, Metallica

Posted by on September 3, 2015

It’s impossible to knock Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards for his music. The Stones are pretty much the biggest rock band ever and they’re still playing. Some of the riffs and songs they’ve crafted over their 50 years of being a band will be around long after they’re gone. However, in an interview with the New […]

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Ozzy working on a “really special” new album

Posted by on August 31, 2015

What’s Ozzy Osbourne up to these days? Well, we’re not sure what’s happening with Black Sabbath yet, but he has stated that after the next Black Sabbath album, there will be an Ozzy Osbourne solo album, his first since 2010’s Scream. That’s a long ways away, and there’s no real timeline. It was back in April […]

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Tony Iommi raises cancer awareness by standing in a glass box

Posted by on August 27, 2015

Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi has been suffering from lymphoma for the last several years. And while he’s doing ok for the moment, he wanted to raise awareness of cancer. On that end, the Iommi teamed up with Macmillan Cancer Support for their “Our Not Alone” campaign to show just how lonely and isolating cancer can […]

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