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  1. Farewell Tours By Rock Bands Are a Hoax in Every Way ImaginableRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OC Weekly

    ... at the British Summer Time festival in Hyde Park, England was apparently their final gig according to guitarist Tony Iommi, who only hinted at it two months prior to the show and even so, wasn't completely rigid about the band's farewell ...

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  2. J Mascis: 'I Was A Big Record Collector As A Kid And Went Through All ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... Discharge . You were digging on Black Sabbath? Yeah, I loved Sabbath . I just saw them for the first time in LA. Tony Iommi has shot to the top of my list for the best guitarists I've ever seen. I guess I never thought much about him when listening ...

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  3. '1000hp': Guitarist Tony Rombola Talks New Godsmack Album and Side ProjectRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Guitar World

    ... The more you play, the more you discover. In the beginning, it was guys like Jimmy Page, Jimi Hendrix and Tony Iommi. Then a little later on I got into all of the Eighties guitarists like Randy Rhoads and Gary Moore when he was doing the blues ...

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  4. 10 Things You Didn't Know About Black SabbathRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Guitar World

    ... Geezer Butler hasn't eaten meat since he was eight years old. He now follows a healthy vegan diet. Guitarist Tony Iommi briefly left Black Sabbath, which was then known as Earth, in 1968 to join Jethro Tull. After a week of early morning rehearsals, ...

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  5. The Family Rain - 'Hunger Sauce' EPRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | NME

    ... brings out the band's heavier side, particularly on 'Punch Bowl', which has guitarist Ollie Walter doing his best Tony Iommi impression. Right now, The Family Rain sound like a band whose confidence is swelling. They spent so much of the last year ...

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  6. Hear Sleep's Monolithic, Weedy First Song in Two Decades 'The Clarity'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Spin

    ... many of the band's best tracks, around Cisneros' thunderous, distorted basslines and the bleary haze of Pike's Tony Iommi indebted guitar snarls, "The Clarity" hearkens straight back to the drone-y, stone-y tunes that the band was working on when ...

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  7. First Night of the Proms, Doc Martin, The Joy of the Guitar Riff - best TV on tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Radio Times

    ... and plays a bit of it, you're in luck. A-grade contributors Dave Davies, Johnny Marr, Brian May, Nile Rodgers, Tony Iommi, Nancy Wilson enliven what might have been a subject too nebulous for an hour of TV. We start with Chuck Berry, moving through ...

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  8. Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi: 'I'd like to work with Tom Jones'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | NME

    Iommi has said the idea to work with Jones first came about over 25-years-ago in a joke magazine article, but has revealed that he hopes the collaboration will now become a reality.

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  9. Black Sabbath Guitarist Wants to Work with Tom JonesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | 411mania.com

    Black Sabbath Guitarist Wants to Work with Tom Jones Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 07.17.2014 It started as a joke originally... Speaking to Team Rock , Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi said he wants to work with Tom Jones.

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  10. Tony Iommi Mulls Possible Tom Jones CollaborationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    A classic April Fool's joke perpetrated by Kerrang! Magazine in the '80s may end up leading to a real-life collaboration between pop legend Tom Jones and Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi .

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  11. Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi Reveals Who He Wants To Work WithRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Q95.com

    A decades-old joke just might come to fruition. Black Sabbath 's Tony Iommi tells Classic Rock magazine he and Tom Jones have been discussing a collaboration.

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  12. Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi Reveals Who He Wants To Work WithRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Magic 105.5

    A decades-old joke just might come to fruition. Black Sabbath 's Tony Iommi tells Classic Rock magazine he and Tom Jones have been discussing a collaboration.

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  13. Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi Says He's Open to Collaborating with Tom JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | WJZW-FM Washington

    As the only guitarist in the pioneering heavy-metal band Black Sabbath , Tony Iommi has played with his share of singers, among them Ozzy Osbourne , Ronnie James Dio and Ian Gillan .

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  14. Will Tom Jones team up with Black Sabbath?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | KAZR-FM Des Moines

    ... about Sir Tom Jones joining Black Sabbath has turned into an unlikely collaboration plan for the Welsh singer and Tony Iommi. The guitarist admits the April Fool's joke perpetrated by British magazine Kerrang! over two decades ago became the kernel ...

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  15. Could Sir Tom Jones be set for a collaboration with Black Sabbath?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | IcNetwork

    ... the ageing structures, which have been described as precursors to modern shopping malls Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi has said that he has spoken to Welsh legend Sir Tom Jones about joining forces The idea had started as a joke when a magazine ...

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  16. Tony Iommi To Work With Tom Jones? [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    30 years after a joke article suggested that Welsh singer Tom Jones could be the new frontman of Black Sabbath , Tony Iommi has revealed that he'd be interested in working with the singer in some capacity. As Classic Rock reveals, the Black Sabbath ...

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  17. Smoking Weed With WEEED and Talking Stoner RockRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Seattle Weekly

    ... because it manages to break free of the stoner rock's archetypal "Sweet Leaf," Sabbath-era origins. While Tony Iommi's famous post-toke cough certainly launched a thousand heavy ships into the emerald sea of the genre, for WEEED it's about more than ...

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  18. Top 10 Albums of the YearRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... exactly how their first track "Black Sabbath" opens up from over 40 years ago. But once the album gets going and Tony Iommi starts shredding, this turns into a bible of heavy metal. Back is the eight-minute opus, back are Ozzy's vocals, and together ...

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  19. Black Sabbath Play Final Scheduled 2014 Show As Tony Iommi Vows Band Will Tour Again [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... Hyde Park on July 4, which was rumored to be their last show ever. However, just a day before the gig, guitarist Tony Iommi vowed that Sabbath will tour again, Loudwire reports. As for the show, Sabbath headlined a bill that also included Motorhead ...

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  20. Tony Iommi: 'We'll see you on the next tour'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | NBC Action News

    BLACK SABBATH star TONY IOMMI has given fans new hope that the reunited heavy rockers will be rocking on after revealing there are plans afoot to tour again.

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