Phenomena Anthology

Does anyone remember the Phenomena project?  That’s a band/project put together by producer Tom Galley (and his brother, Whitesnake guitarist Mel Galley).  They’re of note to Sabbath fans, because several former Sabbath members appeared on the releases (Cozy Powell, Don Airey, Ray Gillen, Neil Murray, etc)….   I’m writing to make you aware of a […]

Randy Rhoads Tribute CD

Caught news of this a few days ago, and realized I forgot to post it, so here I am.  There’s a Randy Rhoads tribute CD coming out next month, and it looks to be interesting.  It doesn’t have Zakk Wylde on it, which is a little bit of a surprise, but overall, I like the […]

The Mezmerist

Bill Ward was in and and out of Black Sabbath during the 80’s a few times before finally popping up in 1990 with his (severely underrated) first solo album, “Ward One: Along The Way“.   For the most part what he was up to over the years inbetween his appearances in Black Sabbath was mostly […]

The Southern Cross Band Info

In about two and a half weeks, it will be the two year anniversary of the death of Ronnie James Dio.  Ronnie’s life has touched numerous musicians and fans.  A lot of people continue to mourn the loss of Ronnie.   Some of his final band members toured under the moniker of “Dio Disciples” late […]


OzzFest is over, everyone has gone back home. Will they do it again? Only time will tell. In other news, Tony Iommi has gone back to work on his solo album, and Ozzy has his Greatest Hits album due out before the end of the year with "rare material" on it. Whatever that means, who […]