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  1. Original Jethro Tull Bassist Glenn Cornick DiesRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 30 | Bass Player

    ... tracks like "A Song for Jeffrey" and "Teacher." The bassist is also seen alongside Anderson - and guitarist Tony Iommi, making his lone Tull appearance - in the Rolling Stones' Rock and Roll Circus film. After parting ways with Jethro Tull during ...

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  2. Glenn Cornick, Original Jethro Tull Bassist, Dead at 67Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | RollingStone

    ... tracks like "A Song for Jeffrey" and "Teacher." The bassist is also seen alongside Anderson and guitarist Tony Iommi, making his lone Tull appearance in the Rolling Stones' Rock and Roll Circus film . After parting ways with Jethro Tull during the ...

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  3. Pride of Birmingham winners to be given sweet treatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | IcWalsall

    ... for those attending the ceremony to enjoy. Among those helping to present the awards on September 26 will be Tony Iommi, Laura Mvula, Ruby Turner, Roy Wood, Ali Campbell, Jodie Stimpson, Dion Dublin and Ian Taylor, Glynn Purnell, James and Oliver ...

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  4. The Wytches - 'Annabel Dream Reader'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | NME

    ... screaming of the word "she" on opener 'Digsaw', in Dan Rumsey's loose Krist Novoselic bass on 'Gravedweller'. Tony Iommi's tectonic Black Sabbath riffing also dominates, most successfully on 'Robe For Juda'. Occasionally, as on 'Crying Clown', the ...

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  5. Black Sabbath: Sabbath Bloody Sabbath [Reviews]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... by the diversity of music styles, only on " Sabbra Cadabra " is there a similar heaviness and guitar sound. Tony Iommi had always wanted to pursue more complex melodies and harmonies from " Master of Reality " onwards. Ozzy complained in a guitar ...

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  6. Any Music Lovers?Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 23 | The Sand Trap

    ... copy in a few weeks. I love hard rock/metal. I play guitar (not very well, though) and my biggest influences are Tony Iommi, David Gilmour and John Petrucci. Among my favorite bands are Black Sabbath, Pink Floyd, Dream Theater (those first three ...

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  7. Ibanez: RG140 Roadstar II [Reviews]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... of the sound is the Black Sabbath 1982 " Live Evil " album. Particularly listen to the " Paranoid " track when Tony Iommi launches into the guitar solo. Those opening notes give you a real idea of the Roadstar sound, although Tony is playing a type ...

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  8. Two Towers Brewery backing Pride of Birmingham with new exclusive bitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | IcWalsall

    ... from showbiz and sport will join host Gaby Roslin on the night. Among those helping to present the awards will be Tony Iommi, Laura Mvula, Ruby Turner, Roy Wood, Ali Campbell, Jodie Stimpson, Dion Dublin and Ian Taylor, Glynn Purnell, James and ...

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  9. Soundgarden at The Woodlands, 8/16/2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Houston Press

    ... sort of mood. After nailing the ear-shattering high notes in "Rusty Cage," he was able to elucidate why. "If Tony Iommi and Billy Gibbons got together and had an ass-baby, I think that's the kind of song it would write," Cornell said. "Fortunately, ...

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  10. Stars line up for Pride of Birmingham awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | IcWolverhampton

    ... join host Gaby Roslin on the night. Among those helping to present the awards will be Black Sabbath guitar hero Tony Iommi, BRIT Award nominee Laura Mvula, soul songbird Ruby Turner, pop wizard Roy Wood and UB40 legend Ali Campbell. Sporting stars ...

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  11. Five Songs That Show Soundgarden's VersatilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Houston Press

    ... maybe the most Black Sabbath-indebted Soundgarden track of all time. This is straight-on, sick blues-rock in the Tony Iommi school. 3. "Drawing Flies" This is one of my absolute favorite tracks from Badmotorfinger , but it's not at all what one ...

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  12. Five Songs That Show Soundgarden's VersatilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Houston Press

    ... maybe the most Black Sabbath-indebted Soundgarden track of all time. This is straight-on, sick blues-rock in the Tony Iommi school. 3. "Drawing Flies" This is one of my absolute favorite tracks from Badmotorfinger , but it's not at all what one ...

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  13. Rocker/tequila impresario Sammy Hagar to host classic rock awardsRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2012 | Boston Herald

    ... Variety about his trip in 1995. "The awards ceremony is phenomenal. I was there with Van Halen, Jon Bon Jovi, Tony Iommi from Black Sabbath; Jimmy Page was there. The royalty comes out for this damn thing. That was the strongest lineup I've ever ...

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  14. Sammy Hagar to host first U.S. 'Classic Rock Roll of Honour'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | USA Today

    ... music moments that we put it on the map alongside the Grammys, VMAs and other awards ceremonies." From left, Tony Iommi, Ozzy Osbourne and Geezer Butler of Black Sabbath appear backstage at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards in February. Fans are invited ...

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  15. Top Guitar Techs Choose Orange Amplification DIVO VT1000 Valve TesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | Mi2n

    ... VT1000 saves time and money - and helps get your amplifier working it's best, the way you need it.' Mike Clement (Tony Iommi, David Gilmour Band, Motorhead, Iron Maiden, Jeff Beck Band) agreed when he said 'The Orange VT1000 valve tester will become ...

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  16. Guitar Myths and MisconceptionsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Guitar Player

    ... Nope! All you have to do to debunk this is hear Billy Gibbons playing with a .007 for his high E . Santana, Tony Iommi, Brian May, and a host of others have used .008s and had tone of the gods. "The wood has nothing to do with the sound of an ...

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  17. Electric AvenuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Cincinnati CityBeat

    Ross and Laura Dolan have a lot to celebrate recently. The married couple and bandmates in Electric Citizen - he on Tony Iommi-fired riffage, she on earthy-yet-ethereal lead vocals - just marked a special occasion.

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  18. Weed Priesta s new EP reviewed and streamedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Galway Advertiser

    ... fan, I am unashamedly and unapologetically old skool, so when I hear something that worships at the altar of Tony Iommi and the darkest riffs laid down by the Black Sabbath master I sit up and take notice. This is not to say that Weed Priest are ...

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  19. 45 Years Ago: Jethro Tull Comes Into Its Own with 'Stand Up'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... now-departed guitarist Mick Abrahams on 'This Was,' and even had a brief partnership with Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi , in early '69. As Anderson began to fully assert his leadership, however, Jethro Tull headed down the path towards ...

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  20. Slash: 'Tony Iommi Deserves A Medal' [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    As Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi got nominated for a prestigious Pride of Birmingham Award, fellow axe legend Slash sang massive praises of father of metal, calling him the ultimate inspiration.

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