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  1. Lil' Chris: Graduate of television's 'Rock...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Independent

    ... who named the teenage group Hoax UK after a slogan on a cap worn by Hardman, they met the Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi and the 1970s glitter rock star Suzi Quatro, routined a version of the Who's anthem "My Generation", and travelled to ...

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  2. Black Sabbath Announce Plans for Final Show and Studio AlbumRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Guitar World

    ... first day of the Japanese Ozzfest, also known as November 21. Sabbath's lineup will include Osbourne, guitarist Tony Iommi and bassist Geezer Butler, but (once again) not original drummer Bill Ward (at least not officially at this point), although ...

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  3. Black Sabbath endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... Osbourne, not Black Sabbath, she is co-founder of Ozzfest. Her claim has not been disputed by Ozzy's bandmates Tony Iommi or Geezer Butler, or by the verified social media sources for the band. It is understood founding guitarist Iommi's lymphoma ...

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  4. What is your favorite Black Sabbath album?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | NJ.com

    The iconic English heavy-metal pioneers have announced they will stop touring together following their Nov. 22 Ozzfest performance in Tokyo. Founding Black Sabbath members Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler reunited in 2012 and recorded the studio album "13," released in April 2013.

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  5. Black Sabbath announce farewell showRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | RTE.ie

    Heavy Metal veterans Black Sabbath have announced that they will play their farewell show at Ozzfest in Tokyo this November, nearly fifty years after their formation. The band, led by Ozzy Osbourne, reformed in 2012 and released a comeback album titled 13 ,but some of their tour dates had to be cancelled due to guitarist Tony Iommi's cancer diagnosis.

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  6. MusicNotes from the XPN Morning Show: Watch Hozier's "Work Song"...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    The original members of Black Sabbath will play one last, farewell concert show together before hanging it up for good. Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi, and Geezer Butler are set to headline Ozzfest Japan on November 22nd.

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  7. Black Sabbath invite drummer Bill Ward to rejoin for final gigRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | NME

    ... have released 13 studio albums since forming in 1968. The current line up of the band sees Osbourne and guitarist Tony Iommi joined by third original member Geezer Butler on bass. Butler was arrested following a bar brawl in Death Valley, California ...

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  8. Ozzy Osbourne Invites Ex-Drummer Bill Ward to Play Black Sabbath Farewell ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Spin

    The world will say farewell to Black Sabbath this fall when the iconic metal band plays their last ever show when they headline Ozzfest Japan outside of Tokyo. The original lineup of Ozzy Osbourne , Geezer Butler, and Tony Iommi are all set to perform, assuming that Iommi, who has been getting cancer treatments, is in good health.

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  9. Black Sabbath call it quits in Ozzfest announcementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... Osbourne, not Black Sabbath, she is co-founder of Ozzfest. Her claim has not been disputed by Ozzy's bandmates Tony Iommi or Geezer Butler, or by the verified social media sources for the band. It is understood founding guitarist Iommi's lymphoma ...

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  10. Black Sabbatha s farewell show sparks split rumorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | KAZR-FM Des Moines

    ... following its release in 2013, and embark on a world tour. However, their success has been marred by guitarist Tony Iommi's cancer diagnosis and he has been juggling his band commitments with his treatment, and fans are now speculating that Black ...

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  11. Black Sabbath Announces "Farewell" Show at Ozzfest JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Rock102online.com

    Last year, Ozzy revealed that he, along with Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler , would be recording one final album as Black Sabbath. He also said the band would embark on one last tour together.

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  12. Black Sabbath Announce Last Show Ever, at a Location You Might Not Guess; New Album Coming in 2015Read the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | WWWQ-FM Atlanta

    ... first night of the festival, for whoever's curious). The lineup will include vocalist Ozzy Osbourne, guitarist Tony Iommi, bassist Geezer Butler, but there's no word on who will helm the drums as of yet. Osbourne has expressed interest in getting ...

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  13. Black Sabbath's farewell show sparks split rumorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | FOX16

    Musicians Bill Ward, Ozzy Osbourne, Geezer Butler and Tony Iommi of Black Sabbath appear at a press conference to announce their first new album in 33 years and a world tour in 2012 at the Whiskey A Go-Go on November 11, 2011 in West Hollywood, California. Black Sabbath have sparked rumors they are on the verge of a split after an upcoming gig was billed as their farewell.

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  14. Black Sabbath Announce Plans for Final Show and AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Guitar Player

    ... "Then it's no more Sabbath at all. We're disbanding the name and everything." Osbourne says neither guitarist Tony Iommi nor bassist Geezer Butler want to continue performing. "They don't want to tour anymore," he said. "I get it. But I love it. I'm ...

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  15. Black Sabbath Calling It A Day? Band Announces 'Farewell' Performance [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Given that guitarist Tony Iommi is suffering from lymphoma, there has been much speculation about the future of Black Sabbath . While frontman Ozzy Osbourne had previously stated that the band was gearing up for a new album and final tour in 2015, it appears that they may be calling it a day.

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  16. Black Sabbath farewell concert announced: Is this the end for the Brummie rock heroes?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | IcWalsall

    ... to do it with us again," he said. Black Sabbath was formed in Birmingham in 1968 by guitarist and main songwriter Tony Iommi, bassist and main lyricist Geezer Butler, drummer Bill Ward and Ozzy. The band have since experienced multiple line-ups, ...

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  17. Black Sabbath to play 'farewell' show at Ozzfest in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | NME

    ... Cult and Billy Idol guitarist Billy Morrison, Ozzy Osbourne recently said: "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. Three Days Grace Guitarist Barry Stock Discusses Gear and New Album, 'Human'Read the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | Guitar World

    ... Malmsteen and those Eighties-era players. Tony MacAlpine is another great player. I also love the riff master Tony Iommi and guys like Ritchie Blackmore, Stephen Carpenter of Deftones and Daron Malakian from System of a Down. In my younger days I ...

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  19. #10: Lonesome CrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | WHTQ-FM Orlando

    ... Meine's vocals reduced somewhat. The chant continues through most of the song. And I can't help but hear that Tony Iommi (Black Sabbath) guitar influence in Schenker's playing. The remaining songs are also excellent but I repeat this cd is not for ...

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  20. #8: Lonesome CrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | WHTQ-FM Orlando

    ... Meine's vocals reduced somewhat. The chant continues through most of the song. And I can't help but hear that Tony Iommi (Black Sabbath) guitar influence in Schenker's playing. The remaining songs are also excellent but I repeat this cd is not for ...

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