Tag Archives: Black Sabbath

Metal By Numbers 1/3: Last of the 2017 sales

Posted by on January 3, 2018

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. The first MBN of 2018 isn’t usually all that exciting. There’s always a bit of a drought in new releases and it takes a bit for things to get rolling again. I always like […]

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Metal By Numbers 12/20: War on Christmas

Posted by on December 20, 2017

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. No, there isn’t actually any Christmas music on here nor do I think there is a war on Christmas. Anyway, it’s a pretty sizable list of debuts this week including the surprise live album […]

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Metal Insider contributor Zach Fehl’s top 10 of 2017

Posted by on December 15, 2017

Here we are, prematurely wrapping up the dumpster fire that was 2017 and looking optimistically towards the nuclear irradiated fires of 2018. While it’s certainly been interesting in terms of world events, at least there has been a lot of good music released along the way. Having taken up writing New & Noteworthy (shameless self […]

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Black Sabbath sounds like a “Sith lord” in new ‘Kids React’ video

Posted by on November 27, 2017

Fine Brothers Entertainment’s Kids React series continues, and this time around, these kids are listening to heavy metal legends Black Sabbath. Previously, we heard these young critics expressing that Led Zeppelin are “really boring,” Avenged Sevenfold’s lyrics make “no sense” and wondering how anyone could understand AC/DC. Now, we get to see if Black Sabbath […]

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Former Black Sabbath drummer Bill Ward cancels Day of Errors tour due to health concern

Posted by on November 21, 2017

Former Black Sabbath drummer Bill Ward spent some time in the hospital this past weekend due to heart problems and needs to spend time recovering. As a result, he’s cancelled dates with his current band, Day of Errors: Read his official Facebook statement below: “Bill Ward/Day Of Errors Tour Dates Canceled Hi Everyone, It’s with […]

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New & Noteworthy, November 17th, 2017: New Music for a Dark Christmas

Posted by on November 17, 2017

New & Noteworthy is a weekly column in which we highlight some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. This week is we have live releases from two heavy metal giants, Iron Maiden and Black Sabbath and studio albums from Cavalera Conspiracy and Tarja Turunen. If you would like to check […]

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Black Sabbath post final performance of “N.I.B.”

Posted by on November 9, 2017

Sadly, Black Sabbath have toured for the last time, and in honor of their final tour they plan to release The End on Friday November 17th. The band just posted the final performance of “N.I.B.” shot in their hometown of Birmingham, England.  

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Watch Black Sabbath’s final “Paranoid” performance

Posted by on October 18, 2017

Black Sabbath’s The End, which features the group’s final hometown performance at Birmingham’s Genting Arena on February 4th, 2017, will be released on November 17th. To celebrate the film’s arrival along with the band’s iconic career, the group has shared live footage of their last song from their final show “Paranoid.”  Watch the clip below […]

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Charles Bradley passes at 68

Posted by on September 23, 2017

It’s rare that someone’s record career begins at age 62. It’s even rarer when their third album makes them famous at age 66. That’s the case for soul singer Charles Bradley, who died today at the age of 68 due to stomach cancer. While we don’t generally cover soul singers at Metal Insider, we’ve written about […]

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Ozzy Osbourne believes making a new record is wasting money

Posted by on September 15, 2017

Black Sabbath have officially retired and we will soon see their film The End of the End. As far as Ozzy Osbourne is concerned, his career isn’t over just yet. Rolling Stone recently interviewed the Prince of Darkness discussing several subjects such as his wife, addictions and of course, his successful career. Osbourne opened up […]

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