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  • Black Sabbath’s Final Concert Documented in “The End”

    Black Sabbath’s Final Concert Documented in “The End”

    Black Sabbath ended their career on a high note in Birmingham earlier this year in a tour they aptly called The End. Now the band’s final concert – featuring original members Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi, and Geezer Butler – is available to fans who couldn’t be there. Available in DVD, CD, and vinyl formats, the... »

  • Black Sabbath Albums Reissued on Color Vinyl

    Black Sabbath Albums Reissued on Color Vinyl

    If black vinyl albums just aren’t your thing as a Black Sabbath fan, you now have the option of buying limited-edition 180-gram color vinyl versions of the band’s first eight albums. The albums not only feature one of metal’s most influential bassists, Geezer Butler, who also penned most of the band’s lyrics at the time,... »

  • Four Black Sabbath Albums Released in Deluxe Editions

    Four Black Sabbath Albums Released in Deluxe Editions

    Deluxe editions of Black Sabbath’s first three studio albums – Black Sabbath, Paranoid and Master of Reality – have been released, coinciding with the groundbreaking metal band’s final tour. Each edition features the 2012 remaster of its respective original album, available on CD for the first time, and a disc of outtakes previously unreleased in... »

  • Black Sabbath Announces “The End” Farewell Tour

    Black Sabbath Announces “The End” Farewell Tour

    One of the greatest metal bands of all time will finally come to an end next year. Black Sabbath have announced “The End Tour”, a worldwide farewell tour that they say will be their final performances ever. The band, which reformed with its original members in 2011, is also rumored to release their 20th and... »

  • Black Sabbath to Record New Album and Plan Final Tour

    Black Sabbath to Record New Album and Plan Final Tour

    It looks like Black Sabbath will be returning to the studio again in 2015, according to Metal Hammer’s interview with Ozzy Osbourne. The band, anchored by bass wizard Geezer Butler, will reportedly record one more album with a final tour cycle. “The whole Sabbath experience this time around was great,” Ozzy told Metal Hammer. “We... »

  • Geezer Butler: Another Black Sabbath Album Possible

    Geezer Butler: Another Black Sabbath Album Possible

    Less than a year after scoring their first number one album in the United States with 13, the metal pioneers in Black Sabbath may be getting ready for a followup, says bassist Geezer Butler. “We’ve still got four tracks left over from the album,” he told Time Out Dubai, “so maybe we’ll fill in the... »

  • Black Sabbath Releases “13”

    Black Sabbath Releases “13”

    The wait is finally over. Black Sabbath have released 13, their first studio album featuring original members Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler since 1978’s Never Say Die. The band, which officially reunited in late 2011, is rounded out by Rage Against the Machine drummer Brad Wilk, who fills in for Bill Ward. Ward... »

  • Black Sabbath Announces Full North American Tour Dates

    Black Sabbath Announces Full North American Tour Dates

    Black Sabbath has announced a full 20-city North American tour in anticipation of their upcoming album, 13. The outing will build on their current World Tour, which kicked off April 20 in New Zealand and takes the legendary act from Texas to Virginia to British Columbia to California and several spots in between. 13 will... »

  • Black Sabbath: “Snowblind”, Live 1975

    Black Sabbath: “Snowblind”, Live 1975

    With all the talk of the new Black Sabbath album this year, I’ve been geeking out on tons of old videos of Geezer Butler and the band. Here’s one of my favorite songs, “Snowblind”, live in 1975. Geezer really rocks out on this one, white ’70s pants and all. »

  • Black Sabbath Reveal Details of New Album and Warm Up Tour Dates

    Black Sabbath Reveal Details of New Album and Warm Up Tour Dates

    Black Sabbath has offered up new details about their new album, which will feature original members of singer Ozzy Osbourne, guitarist Tony Iommi and bassist Geezer Butler. The new release will be titled 13 and will be dropping in June, 2013, according to the official Black Sabbath website. The post also revealed that the band... »