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Not Fade Away: Revisiting ‘Sabbath Bloody Sabbath’ & the Riff that Saved Black Sabbath

In Not Fade Away, we take a look at the legacy of great albums as they celebrate significant anniversaries. Here, we look back at Black Sabbath’s fifth album, 1973’s ‘Sabbath Bloody Sabbath.’

12/27/2013

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Black Sabbath Announce ‘Live…Gathered In Their Masses’ DVD From Their 2013 Tour

After years of anticipation, battles with former drummer Bill Ward, Ozzy Osbourne‘s relapse, and guitarist Tony Iommi‘s harrowing health scare, Black Sabbath finally released 13 a few months back, which debuted at #1 on the […]

09/16/2013

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Tony Iommi, Brian May To Collaborate And Use Crowd-Sourcing

Despite being busy with Black Sabbath’s new album 13 and going through daily treatment for lymphoma, Tony Iommi continues to add work on top of work. This time, he’s collaborating with another legendary guitarist – […]

04/16/2013

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Black Sabbath, Meet Eurovision!

Black Sabbath: The creators of doom-laden, scary, dark heavy metal. Eurovision: The relentlessly cheery international song contest. Normally it would be unlikely that anyone would mention them in the same sentence. Or even in the […]

03/04/2013

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Black Sabbath Offers ‘Inside Look’ To New Album

Black Sabbath has just posted a “behind-the-scenes” video of the making of their new album, 13. The video features the first footage with the band playing with former Rage Against The Machine/Audioslave drummer Brad Wilk […]

02/15/2013

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A History Of Black Sabbath’s Drummers

Over the weekend, Black Sabbath announced their new record 13 will be released in June, and revealed that former Rage Against The Machine/Audioslave drummer Brad Wilk played on the album. So it’s the perfect time to review […]

01/15/2013

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Black Sabbath Announces Rage Against The Machine’s Brad Wilk On Drums For Upcoming Album, ’13’

Over the weekend (on January 13), Black Sabbath announced that the title of their next album is 13, that it will come out in June (no exact date was provided) and, most notably, that the […]

01/14/2013

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Black Sabbath’s Tony Iommi Opens Up About His Lymphoma In Updated Autobiography

“It’s got new chapters bringing everything up to date including my battle with lymphoma.”

11/07/2012

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New Releases: Art Garfunkel, Aerosmith Single & More

Let’s take a look at this week’s albums, reissues and other musical goodies from classic artists making musical waves yet again.

08/28/2012

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Black Sabbath’s Tony Iommi & Deep Purple’s Ian Gillan To Release “WhoCares”

Deep Purple singer Ian Gillan and Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi are about to release a somewhat confusing collection that includes lesser known material from both artists’ careers, as well as some of their collaborations. Jokingly titled WhoCares, it’s likely that heavy metal and hard rock fans will care a lot.

08/10/2012

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