Global Black Sabbath Convention returns to NYC for Black Sabbath’s “The End” Tour at Slake Concert Hall 2/24/2016 Featuring best selling author Martin Popoff!
NOTE: This article was originally published on Jan 28, 2006 and was called “In Memory of a 20 year old Star”. 10 more years have passed, so I’ve brought it back to the top of the pile, and added a couple of small things. Enjoy. Thunder shattered the dawn Raging with fury, the king has […]
Last night was the second show of the 2016 tour, in Chicago. A friend of mine went to the show, and texted me a couple of pictures. Below are the pics.
No, it’s not a new album. It’s something that I think most fans have expected to happen for some time now. Today Black Sabbath announced a new release to coincide with the 2016 “The End” Tour. It’s called (not surprisingly) “The End”, and comprises eight tracks. Four are the unused studio tracks from the 13 […]
Those of you who have been following my site for awhile know I have an affinity for the Tony Martin era of Black Sabbath. I’ve long since been a proponent that there’s far more to Black Sabbath’s history than the time that Oz & Ronnie were behind the microphone. However, since they got back together […]
BLACK SABBATH TRIUMPHANTLY RETURN TO NORTH AMERICA DUE TO OVERWHELMING DEMAND, “THE END” TOUR EXTENDED INTO FALL 2016 WITH ADDITIONAL NORTH AMERICAN SHOWS Due to overwhelming demand, the road to THE END just got longer. On the heels of their much-anticipated performances in North America, Australia, New Zealand and Europe, BLACK SABBATH will end the […]
So, word has come down today about a “final tour” for Black Sabbath. A thought about that…
If you’re the kind of fan who thinks Black Sabbath died after 1978, or are one of those fans that say “No Ward, No Sabbath”, then you might as well stop reading now. This article won’t be for you. I’m here to talk about the 20th anniversary of one of the more maligned albums in […]
Tribute albums aren’t always the most interesting one to me. Probably because the bulk of them just make me want to listen to the originals again. However, this one got my attention, and I wanted to say something about it. Coming out next month (May 4) is a double CD tribute to Tony Iommi. Not […]
Bill Ward posted a statement today regarding his non participation in Black Sabbath. He also spoke a bit about his upcoming solo album, Accountable Beasts. Thinking we need to send out a search party for “Beyond Aston”, or at least put it on the side of a milk carton. Anyway, I’ll just copy Bill’s statement […]