Armenian Charity Music Information

Pre-Order Links: [ UK CD | UK MP3 | US Not yet available ] Some months ago there was news that Tony Iommi & Ian Gillan were writing new music, the first new music the two of them have done since 1983 and the Born Again album. Tony & Ian did work together about five […]

Brum Rocks Charity Concert

I got an email this morning from someone alerting me to the fact that there’s an upcoming charity concert on Friday, October 5, 2007. Here’s what their website says about the gig: The 19th-century Town Hall Triennial Festival concerts were fundraisers for the General Hospital. History comes full circle in tonight’s unique event: some of […]

LunarMile Update

What are they up to now?

In all the years of Black Sabbath, there’s been a lot of folks that have been in the band in some capacity. There’s quite a few of them to keep track of, and it occurred to me during the month of December that I should take stock of everyone, and see what they’re all up […]

Random Short Bits

A few random news bits.. There’s a new Dio DVD on the way, this one to include all the promo videos he did during his time on Warner Bros records (that ended with Strange Highways). No word on release date yet. I’ve had a few emails saying the Black & Blue DVD release is back […]

Vinny Appice Back in WW3

As reported over at Blabbermouth, former Black Sabbath drummer Vinny Appice (along with fellow Dio bandmate) have rejoined former band WWIII. Live dates to come later this year.

Changes is Changed

The old Black Sabbath chestnut, “Changes” from the Volume 4 album has been covered by none other than Ozzy’s daughter Kelly. He first solo album was released a year ago or so under the name “Shut Up!”. It’s now been re-released under the name “Changes”. It’s mostly the same album, but with some extra tracks […]

Various Solo Project Updates

There are several small updates I have to post today. Iommi Solo album update: Work progresses on the solo album. A three track demo now exists, and is being used to secure a record deal. The lineup on the solo album will be: Tony Iommi (guitars), Glenn Hughes (vocals and bass), Dave Holland (drums), & […]

Misc Solo Project Info

More on the Shadows Tribute. Apparently, Iommi is playing with Bev Bevan, Don Airey, Neil Murray, and Gordon Giltrap. Shadows were an instrumental band, there is no vocalist. This lineup is for the tribute only. Geezer Butler has left Ozzy’s band. Apparently, the recent Philadelphia gig was the last date. He was replaced by Mike […]