Archives for February 2007

Mike X on “The Devil Cried”

As you probably know by now, I have a thread running on my forums for folks to discuss the track “The Devil Cried”, which was released to radio last Friday night. There’s been a lot of speculation as to where the track came from, fans are saying it sounds like this, sounds like that. Much […]

Listen to “The Devil Cried” (legally) & New tour date

I just got word from Gloria Butler that Rhino records has made available some streaming audio versions of the new Sabbath track “The Devil Cried”. Taken from the forthcoming album “Black Sabbath: The Dio Years”, the Devil Cried premiered on various radio outlets last Friday. If you missed it, don’t worry, you can check it […]

Discuss “The Devil Cried”

Eddie Trunk has played it, it is apparently in the rotation on Sirius Satellite Radio’s metal station, it’s getting out there. Have you heard it? If so, join in on the discussion of the song on our forums in this special thread set aside just for discussion of the new tune, “The Devil Cried”.

The Devil Cried on Sirius Satellite Radio

A quick update on the new Sabbath song. If you have Sirius Satellite Radio, you’ll want to read this email I just received a few minutes ago: Joe, Just thought I’d let you know (and I’m probably not the first) that Sirius satellite radio played “Devil Cried” tonight at around 9:30 EST. Very, very cool […]

New Sabbath on Eddie Trunk Show Tonight

This just in – Eddie Trunk’s New York radio show will be premiering new music from Black Sabbath with Dio on tonight’s show. Here’s the exact quote from Eddie’s website: Don’t miss the premiere of brand new music from Black Sabbath with Dio on tonights show! Live on Q104.3/NYC and live stream at 11PM-2AM […]

Cool new interview with Vinny Appice

Thanks to those of you who emailed me and told me about a new interview over at It’s a pretty long interview where Vinny talks about the forthcoming tour and new recordings. Here’s a few tidbits from the full interview: KNAC.COM: So you went to England to lay down the three new drum tracks […]

More confirmed Tour Dates

Tony Iommi’s management team released some more official tour dates this morning, and as such I’ve updated my Heaven & Hell Tour Date Page with this info. Here’s the new list of dates after adding in the newly confirmed ones. March 11 Vancouver, BC – Pacific Coliseum March 13 Edmonton, AB – Rexall Place March […]

The Devil Cried Single

Got this in email today from the folks over at Iommi’s camp. Many of you probably got the same news, but I thought I’d pass it on for those who did not: The first single release from the new CD ‘Black Sabbath: The Dio Years’ will be the track ‘The Devil Cried’ written & produced […]

Win Free Heaven & Hell Tickets

If you’re looking to go to the Quebec or Montreal shows, and can’t get tickets, here’s your chance. is giving away some tickets to both of these shows (Mar 25 & Mar 26). Head over to their site for details on how to enter and win.

Black Sabbath: The Dio Years Cover Art Available

As we approach the release of the long awaited “Black Sabbath: The Dio Years”, more and more details are starting to come out. I noticed tonight that Rhino had released cover art for the set on their webiste. The album is due April 3rd. Here it is (you can click on the cover art thumbnail […]