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  1. Black Sabbath's Geezer Butler describes bar room brawl as 'unfortunate altercation'Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | NME

    ... an "individual being struck". Butler plays bass in Black Sabbath alongside frontman Ozzy Osbourne and guiatrist Tony Iommi. Last year, before a gig in London's Hyde Park, Iommi stated that the performance could be the band's last outing due to his ...


  2. Geezer Butler Thanks Fans For Support After Arrest [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... ion: " After that little distraction ." The 65-year-old is expected to rejoin Sabbath bandmates Ozzy Osbourne and Tony Iommi to record their final album in the coming months. It's not known whether Bill Ward will take part.


  3. Black Sabbath's Geezer Butler and Tony Iommi on Fighting with...Read the original story

    Thursday | Guitar World

    This is an excerpt from the all-new March 2015 issue of Guitar World , which features an interview with Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler. For the rest of this interview, plus our guide to the 30 greatest classic Black Sabbath songs, plus gear views, tabs, lessons and more, check out the March 2015 issue of GW at the Guitar World Online Store.


  4. Geezer Butler's bar-fight arrest pales in significance when...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Independent

    ... executive on the lips, stripping, goose-stepping to the end of the table and urinating in a wine glass. Guitarist Tony Iommi exploded Richard Branson's prize carp with fireworks. In an attempt to destroy a marquee as a practical joke while recording ...


  5. Black Sabbath Bassist Geezer Butler Arrested for Assault and Vandalism in CaliforniaRead the original story

    Thursday | Guitar World

    ... being struck and a broken window," Inyo County police said in a statement. Butler and Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi appear on the cover of the new March 2015 issue of Guitar World magazine, which is already available at the Guitar World Online ...


  6. Black Sabbath Bass Player Geezer Butler Arrested After Bar Brawl In CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | International Business Times

    ... 1985. Butler has been with Black Sabbath since 1997. According to The Guardian , Black Sabbath's guitar player, Tony Iommi stated on his website that he was hoping to finish his lymphoma treatment in 2015. According to Mirror , 66-year-old Tony ...


  7. Black Sabbath's Geezer Butler Arrested After Drunken...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Billboard

    ... issued by local police . Butler co-founded the group in 1968, along with frontman Ozzy Osbourne , guitarist Tony Iommi and drummer Bill Ward . He briefly left the band in 1979, returning when Ozzy exited. He split again in mid-1984, returned for a ...


  8. Ian Gillan Addresses Gyumri CommunityRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | Groong

    ... organized by Mediamax, Ian Gillan, along with Rock Aid Armenia organizer Jon Dee and Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi, paid a visit to Armenia in 2009. Gillan, Iommi and Dee stated their readiness to support the reconstruction of N6 Music School ...


  9. Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi and his house in Lapworth, WarwickshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | IcWalsall

    Buyers in the market for a rock star mansion are being given the chance to snap up Tony Iommi's luxury Midland home - for a cool A 3 million. The Black Sabbath guitarist's house in the Warwickshire village of Lapworth - a six-bedroom, 8,000sq ft Edwardian residence - is being sold by John Shepherd estate agents.


  10. The Moody Blues at the Carlton Club in 1964, which later became the Mothers Rock Club in Erdington.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | IcTamworth

    ... story ought to be better preserved - and he's now hoping that legendary guitarists David Gilmore (Pink Floyd) and Tony Iommi (Black Sabbath) will be able to turn their acknowledged interest in the project into personal visits on the day of the ...


  11. Viking's Choice: Zs, 'Xe'Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... recording, guitarist Patrick Higgins leans more on a steady surf-punk motif (a la Man... Or Astro-Man?) than on Tony Iommi, at least when Higgins isn't picking away at harmonics. Joining founder and saxophonist Sam Hillmer, Fox and Higgins are the ...


  12. UG Showdown, Round 2: Jerry Cantrell Vs. Paul Gilbert [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 |

    In the previous episode of UG Showdown, Jimi Hendrix pulled out yet another decisive victory, triumphing over the father of metal Tony Iommi and reinforcing everyone's doubts that he'll be the tournament's predictable No. 1. But enough of that - we're off to the next pair now.


  13. Hard CoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 |

    ... and "Paranoid" perfectly encapsulates the concept of metal with its fiery riffs and searing solos from guitarist Tony Iommi and piercing vocals from the Oz man himself, Ozzy Osbourne. Judas Priest, 'Painkiller' If Sabbath defined the genre, Priest ...


  14. Mac Sabbath: McMetal for the MassesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Houston Press

    ... "Grimalice" hold down the beat while "Slayer McCheese" - adorned with tusks of the Ancient Ones - does his best Tony Iommi. Reaction by viewers has been ranged from "YES!" to "WTF?" judging by comments like "The Internet has given us another gift. ...


  15. Ten Iconic Guitar Solos You've Been Playing All Wrong [Columns]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 |

    ... do with a southern rock band. Are you remembering to commit adultery when you play this guitar solo? That's what Tony Iommi does. Every time. Many people tend to associate Jimi Hendrix with his now classic performance at Woodstock , but true fans of ...


  16. UG Showdown, Round 2: Jimi Hendrix Vs. Tony Iommi [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 |

    ... full situation in the chart below. Now let's finally get things started - round two, pair one - Jimi Hendrix vs. Tony Iommi . Both of these gents need no introduction, so we'll just say that in the left corner, we have Mr. Guitar, while the man ...


  17. Tony Iommi Doesn't Expect His Cancer to Go AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    There's a very strong possibility that Tony Iommi might never fully recover from the lymphoma with which he was diagnosed three years ago . In a new interview, the Black Sabbath guitarist opened up about his chances and discussed how living with cancer has changed his life.


  18. Cancer Won't Stop Tony IommiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | C-101

    Iommi and Black Sabbath released 13 , the band's first album with Ozzy Osbourne in decades, in June of 2013. A massive world tour followed the album's release.


  19. Tony Iommi Says Cancer Is Giving Him 'Horrible' Anxiety, Is Uncertain ...Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 8 |

    After battling cancer for nearly three years, Black Sabbath legend Tony Iommi gave an update on how the disease had affected him. Chatting with the Mirror , the guitarist noted that the illness is still giving him "horrible" anxiety, noting that he's uncertain about how long he'll be able to live.


  20. Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi: 'I won't beat cancer'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 |

    Black Sabbath rocker Tony Iommi is convinced he will never fully recover from the lymphoma he was diagnosed with three years ago. The heavy rock guitar great's cancer scare forced him and his bandmates to reconsider their reunion tour plans, but he refused to step away from the group.