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  1. Blaze it, don't praise it with this 4/20 playlistRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    ... back when it was far more dangerous to talk about. Fun fact: the loop at the beginning of Sweet Leaf is guitarist Tony Iommi coughing after a big toke. It's no coincidence that these are also some of the best musicians/songs of their time. They must ...


  2. Drummer Vinnie Appice Interested In Rejoining Black Sabbath: 'I'm Here If They Need Me' [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    Former Black Sabbath , Dio , Heaven & Hell drummer Vinnie Appice recently discussed some of the reasons for not being invited to work on the latest Sabbath effort " 13 ," noting he'd gladly rejoin the iconic act.


  3. Ozzy Osbourne having a blast being back with Black SabbathRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago |

    ... the globe. Ozzy, too, was of the opinion that he might never reunite with the old Birmingham crew - guitarist Tony Iommi, bassist Geezer Butler and, unfortunately sitting this reunion out, drummer Bill Ward - especially considering how his original ...


  4. Black Sabbath still fulfilling teenage dreamsRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... off milestones in a decade-spanning career. The band is currently touring with original members Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler - along with drummer Tommy Clufetos - in support of 2013's massively successful, Rick Rubin-produced 13 , an ...


  5. Concert preview: Ozzy Osbourne just wants you to have funRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Edmonton Journal

    ... the globe. Ozzy, too, was of the opinion that he might never reunite with the old Birmingham crew - guitarist Tony Iommi, bassist Geezer Butler and drummer Bill Ward (unfortunately sitting out this reunion) - especially considering how his original ...


  6. Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi hints at new albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi spoke to Absolute Radio ahead of the band playing British Summertime @ Hyde Park later this year.


  7. Saskatoon next in line for Reginwolf's 'full contact blooz-bash'Read the original story

    Wednesday | Star Phoenix

    ... form one of the truly legendary rock bands. The band, revived and mostly reunited, with Butler, Ozzy Osbourne and Tony Iommi, is touring on the strength of a new studio album called 13, which has been a surprising success. Original drummer Bill Ward ...


  8. Heavy Metal + Ritchie Blackmore's Greatest Guitar RiffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | VH1

    ... the center of what we think of as hard rock and heavy metal music and Blackmore's only rival is Black Sabbath 's Tony Iommi when it comes to crafting those single noted repeating figures that get lodged in your skull and sound amazing when cranked ...


  9. Sabbath on Sunday: A metal-physical experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | Ottawa Citizen

    ... very successful disc 13, the band's first studio album in many years. Just seeing and hearing original members Tony Iommi, who has recently fought off cancer, Geezer Butler and Ozzy Osbourne back together again after several years apart might almost ...


  10. Top 10 Albums of the YearRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2014 |

    ... 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 ...


  11. Black Sabbath: The best nostalgic trip everRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 |

    ... end of songs and it got the crowd pumped with energy. Black Sabbath has a list of stars like no other. Guitarist Tony Iommi pulled off a simply great show. Note for note, he proved he is a master on the guitar. From his classic licks to a sound ...


  12. Black Label Society - Catacombs of the Black VaticanRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... down, and despite being punctuated by Zakk's trademark harmonic squeals, the riff is still very much from the Tony Iommi songbook. The Sabbath feel continues on "I've Gone Away," a mid-paced number with a chunky power chord riff. This one sounds a ...


  13. Ozzy Osbourne and his Black Sabbath mates rock Bud Gardens during an epic night of metalRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | The London Free Press

    ... That was Wednesday's catchphrase, heard many times before the thunderous encore, Paranoid. Osbourne, guitarist Tony Iommi and bassist Geezer Butler were a front line ready to triumph with songs from the band's classic days in the 1970s. "We're going ...


  14. Black SabbathRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | View Magazine

    ... Tulk Blues Bland (a nod to a cheap brand of talcum powder found in Ozzy's mom's bathroom); the fact guitarist Tony Iommi quit an early incarnation of the band to join prog rockers Jethro Tull (that's Tony playing along with Tull at The Rolling ...


  15. Black Sabbath's Guitarist Tony Iommi Wraps up Chemotherapy TreatmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 |

    By Paul Fitzgerald - Get ready Hamilton, ON, this Friday night at the First Ontario Credit Centre one of the world's most popular heavy metal bands of all time will take to the stage and perform to an audience of over 15,000 people.


  16. Black Sabbath's Ozzy Osbourne shares admiration for Tony IommiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | WSRZ

    The Black Sabbath frontman tells the Toronto Sun he'd never known anybody who survived the disease until his wife Sharon, who was diagnosed with colon cancer in 2002.


  17. Ozzy Osbourne Feared The Worst For Cancer-Stricken Tony IommiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    Ozzy Osbourne is opening up about the deep worry he felt upon hearing that Tony Iommi had been diagnosed with a potentially life-threatening disease.


  18. Black Sabbath goes back to its rootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 |

    ... touring on the strength of a new and popular album - 13 - and a more mature attitude. Reunited are Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler. In a working-class district of Birmingham, England, four teenagers fresh out of school were coming ...


  19. Ozzy Osbourne on Tony Iommi's Cancer Diagnosis: 'I Always Think Cancer Means Death'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | WWBN-FM Burton

    For over two years, Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi has battled cancer. Through songwriting, massive touring and all the work that comes with releasing a new album, Iommi has risen to the occasion, giving all he has to millions of Sabbath fans worldwide.


  20. Ozzy Osbourne excited for Black Sabbath Canadian tourRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | The London Free Press

    Musicians Tony Iommi, Ozzy Osbourne and Geezer Butler of Black Sabbath pose with their award for Best Metal Performance for "God is Dead?" at the 56th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, California January 26, 2014.