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  1. Moonbase plays Criminal Records SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... in rhythm and meter. "Smoke" and "Stormfield" play out like sunbaked party anthems that worship at the altar of Tony Iommi rather than the Wilson brothers. Elsewhere, tracks such as "New Wounds" and "Caves of Steel" highlight the virtuosic guitar ...

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  2. Punk Rock Guitar Hero James Williamson Of The Stooges Revisits Lost...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | VH1

    ... echoed down through the ages in the music of the Ramones , Black Flag , and all their cantankerous progeny. Like Tony Iommi in heavy metal , his actual sound is as important as what he played, an aggressive, high-end, overdriven roar, with little ...

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  3. Black Sabbath is the greatest metal band of all time, says Metal Sucks pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | Brooklynvegan

    ... to The Beatles and Deep Purple to Steppenwolf, but it took a perfect storm of Birmingham's working class gloom, Tony Iommi's mangled fingers, inner demons both real and imagined, and the nascent menace of Thatcherism waiting in the wings to first ...

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  4. Maya: Flying V [Reviews]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... s, they are truly superb guitars. But Maya comes dangerously close. Maya Flying V can sound like Angus Young's or Tony Iommi 's SG when treated properly, but it is a featherweight guitar compared to Gibsons, which are sometimes too heavy for my

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  5. The Nation's Favourite Queen Song on ITV tonight with top 20...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | This Is Scunthorpe

    ... as contributions from celebrity fans and Queen friends including Katy Perry, Tony Hadley, Mel C, Noddy Holder and Tony Iommi from Black Sabbath.

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  6. Guitar Beginners, Here's Why You Should Get Into Hank Marvin [Columns]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... right-hand techniques usually go along with them, all the while practicing riffs from iconic players such as Tony Iommi , Billy Gibbons , Eric Clapton or Kurt Cobain . Now and then, besides the exercises I wanted him to practice, I also gave him ...

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  7. UG Showdown, Round 1: Daron Malakian Vs. Jerry Cantrell [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    The last pair of UG Showdown saw Tony Iommi of Black Sabbath convincingly triumphing over Jeff Beck , meaning that the very first second round pair of out tournament will feature a clash between Jimi Hendrix and Mr. Metal. However, we have quite a few first round pairs to resolve first.

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  8. Scott Ian Recalls Meeting Tony Iommi For The First Time [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Scott Ian says he has no problems with excitable fans who meet him in the street - because he remembers being exactly the same before Anthrax hit the big time. In a new clip from the guitarist's " Scott Ian Swearing Words Live in Glasgow " DVD, he says he could barely control himself the first time be met Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi - and so he understands fans who lose their mind when they meet him.

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  9. Exclusive: Watch a Clip From Scott Ian's '...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Billboard

    ... the crazy excitement he feels when he meets one of his personal idols, like Lemmy or Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi . "Any of the guys that are my heroes from bands that I grew up with, even though I know a lot of these guys now and I can ...

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  10. Ozzy Osbourne: Sharon Decides Whether Bill Ward Will Rejoin Black Sabbath [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Once again expressing hope that original drummer Bill Ward will rejoin the band for one final album and tour, Black Sabbath singer Ozzy Osbourne admitted that the decision mostly comes down to his wife and manager, Sharon . "I would absolutely love that.

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  11. UG Showdown, Round 1: Jeff Beck Vs. Tony Iommi [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... effort " Truth " is ranked among seminal releases in the rise of the heavy genre. In the right corner, we have Tony Iommi of Black Sabbath , the father of metal himself. Heavily driven by the blues, Mr. Iommi is considered by many as the No. 1 ...

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  12. Ozzy Osbourne Says He'll Continue Solo Work After Black SabbathRead the original story

    Monday Nov 3 | WJZW-FM Washington

    ... says that it will be much different from the music Black Sabbath is making. "Black Sabbath is slow and demonic; Tony Iommi is untouchable for that kind of stuff," he says. "My stuff is more melodic, more structured of a song. It's more kind of rock ...

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  13. MusicNotes from the XPN Morning Show: Black Sabbath announces "it's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... haven't stopped. Black Sabbath originally formed in Birmingham, England in 1968, by guitarist and main songwriter Tony Iommi, bassist and main lyricist Geezer Butler, singer Ozzy Osbourne, and drummer Bill Ward. What A Terrible World, What A ...

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  14. Ozzy Osbourne Says He'll Continue Solo Work After ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | Rock102online.com

    ... well alternate music videos, live performances and behind-the-scenes footage. "Black Sabbath is slow and demonic; Tony Iommi is untouchable for that kind of stuff," he says. "My stuff is more melodic, more structured of a song. It's more kind of ...

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  15. Tony Iommi's new music for CSI won't premiere tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 2 | Something Else! Reviews

    Don't bother tuning in tonight in the hopes of hearing some new music from Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi. He reports that CSI has moved the episode from Nov. 2, 2014 to Nov. 9 instead.

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  16. The day Black Sabbath Brummie Ozzy Osbourne snorted cocaine for breakfastRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | IcStafford

    ... bare in a new DVD charting Ozzy's life. Its release comes as Black Sabbath's original line-up - Ozzy, guitarist Tony Iommi, bassist Geezer Butler and drummer Bill Ward - delighted fans by announcing they were reforming for a new album and world ...

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  17. Ozzy Osbourne vows to continue releasing solo material after Black Sabbath splitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | NME

    ... recorded with The Cult and Billy Idol guitarist Billy Morrison, he adds: "Black Sabbath is slow and demonic; Tony Iommi is untouchable for that kind of stuff. My stuff is more melodic, more structured of a song. It's more kind of rock than doom-y ...

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  18. Ozzy Osbourne Talks Black Sabbath's - Last Hurrah' & Return to Solo MaterialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | Billboard

    ... will be different than anything fans hear from him with Black Sabbath. "Black Sabbath is slow and demonic; Tony Iommi is untouchable for that kind of stuff," Osbourne explains. "My stuff is more melodic, more structured of a song. It's more kind of ...

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  19. Tony Iommi to guest on CSIRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | Music-News.com

    Tony Iommi has posted an update on the Black Sabbath site letting fans know what his recent plans entail. Iommi was diagnosed with lymphoma in early 2012 and has been having treatment since, throughout the recording of the Black Sabbath reunion album, 13, and the lengthy tour that followed.

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  20. Bev Bevan: The Black Sabbath diariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | IcStafford

    ... exactly 25 years ago, when I was on tour in America with Black Sabbath. "The line-up of the Sabs at tht time was Tony Iommi on guitar, Geezer Butler on bass, Ian Gillan on vocals, Geoff Nicholls on keyboards and myself on drums. "Drove to Rochester ...

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