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  1. Black Sabbath brings its final tour to Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Press-Telegram

    The band's original members, vocalist Ozzy Osbourne , guitarist Tony Iommi and bassist Geezer Butler , have announced that they will hit the road for the last time . Black Sabbath will be at The Forum in InglewoodThursday.


  2. Good News: Black Sabbath Resume Tour As Ozzy Recovers From Health...Read the original story

    Monday Feb 8 |

    Following a string of concert cancellations caused by Ozzy Osbourne 's struggle with "severe sinusitis," Black Sabbath have continued their final tour with a triumphant show in Tacoma, WA. The boys have delivered a 14-song set consisting mostly of classic tunes, you can watch them rock through " Children of the Grave " below.


  3. Rival Sons warmed the crowd up before Black Sabbath took the stage on SaturdayRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Tacoma Weekly

    From Nine Inch Nails' premature retirement in 2009 to the hundreds of shows Kiss has played since supposedly calling it quits in the '90s, the farewell tour is a phenomenon that rock fans have learned to take with a huge grain of salt. But seminal metal band Black Sabbath has left little doubt that this year is it, between scrapping plans to finish one more studio album and the memory of Tony Iommi's life-threatening battle with lymphoma.


  4. Musicians tell us their favourite stories about coming to Birmingham on tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | IcSuttoncoldfield

    ... city of Birmingham and what touring here entails. Tony Iommi, Ozzy Osbourne, Geezer Butler and Bill Ward with Black Sabbath's silver discs for the album Technical Ecstasy in August, 1977 It was at the Academy that we played our first reunion gig and ...


  5. NewsDownload Festival renames main stage in memory of LemmyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | NME

    ... Lemmy died of cancer in December . 'The Lemmy Stage' this year will be headlined by Iron Maiden, Rammstein and Black Sabbath with festival boss Andy Copping stating that "a suitable tribute" to Lemmy will also take place. Lemmy's trademark black cap ...


  6. Mac Sabbath return to Boise this spring with Glenn Mantang & The GOV, GhostboxRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 |

    ... riffs and saturated fats, these four darkly disturbed and deranged minds have conspired to twist the music of Black Sabbath into the unholy entity known as Mac Sabbath . Joining the happy meal metal miscreants will be Glenn Mantang & The Guardians ...


  7. Black Sabbath Delivers The Goods in TacomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Northwest Music Scene

    Ozzy Osbourne and most of his bandmates in this current lineup of Black Sabbath have been at it for almost five decades but you couldn't tell that on Saturday night in Tacoma. They were full of energy and played everything you'd expect them to play, the heavy-hitters like "Warpigs", "Children of the Grave", "Fairies Wear Boots" and they absolutely slaughtered "N.I.B"., which of course started out with Geezer Butler's fuzzed out bass.


  8. CD Review: Ty Segall, Emotional MuggerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Sunday Herald

    ... on cough syrup. On Californian Hills, meanwhile, Segall plunders the feel (and the stuttering tempo) of Black Sabbath's menacing War Pigs. Plunders or parodies? With lines like this - "American nightmare/Guilty generation/Fingers on the pulse/Of ...


  9. Quick Hits: New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, Disturbed & Rob...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 19 | FMQB

    Quick Hits: New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, Disturbed & Rob Zombie, Sting & Peter Gabriel, Ice Cube & N.W.A., Black Sabbath, Killswitch Engage, Tower of Power The 46th annual New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival announced its lineup today, with Pearl Jam , Red Hot Chili Peppers , Neil Young , Stevie Wonder , Paul Simon , Beck and Elvis Costello among the headliners. Steely Dan , Van Morrison , My Morning Jacket , Lauryn Hill , Janelle Monae , Snoop Dogg , J. Cole , Gary Clark Jr. and many, many more artists are part of the eclectic festival, which runs April 22-24 and April 28-May 1. Disturbed and Rob Zombie have announced a co-headline tour for May 2016, with Pop Evil also on the bill.


  10. Deftones roll out new track , "Prayers/Triangles" from "Gore" albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | PanArmenian Network

    ... Death Metal gig - killing 89 people. The band are also set to perform at Download 2016, alongside the likes of Black Sabbath, Iron Maiden and Rammstein. Director Nikita Mikhalkov, who won an Oscar in the best foreign language film category in 1995, ...


  11. This Week In Guitar History: Black Sabbath's Iommi Tunes Down Three...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 |

    On this week in 1971, Black Sabbath hit the recording studio to start work on their third album, " Master of Reality ." Though they wouldn't know it at the time, the record would have a profound influence on the future of heavy guitar playing.


  12. Black Sabbath's iron men Ozzy and Geezer talk about final tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | TwinCities

    Some 46 years after Black Sabbath's self-titled debut album changed hard rock forever, the original lineup is ready to call it a day. The band's final tour, dubbed "The End," hits Minneapolis' Target Center on Monday.


  13. Ozzy Osbourne Bouncing Back From Illness, Black Sabbath to Continue 'The End' TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | WWBN-FM Burton

    Black Sabbath have been forced to postpone a number of gigs on their final tour due to vocalist Ozzy Osbourne 's health. However, on Sharon Osbourne 's TV show, The Talk , she broke the news that Ozzy is recovering nicely and the band will resume touring tomorrow in Tacoma, Wash.


  14. Ozzy Osbourne of Black Sabbath performs at the United Center Friday,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | SFGate

    Black Sabbath : The metal titans, led by Ozzy Osbourne , are on what they claim is their final tour. Don't worry if you can't make it - the group returns to the Bay Area later this year.


  15. His U.K debut and he was greeted by 5,000 fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 |

    ... Fields Forever", this was one of the first examples of what later became known as a music video. In 1971, Black Sabbath started recording what would be their third album, "Master Of Reality" at Island Studios in London, England. Released in July of ...


  16. Glasgow minister finds fame after 40 years as album is listed...Read the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Evening Times

    A retired minister is on a stairway to heaven an album he recorded 40 years ago in Paisley with his band has become a collector's item. White Light's 'Parable' - which was influenced by Black Sabbath - has been re-listed alongside the likes of The Who, the Rolling Stones and Nirvana and is changing hands at $950.


  17. Ozzy Osbourne to resume live performances with Black Sabbath this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | IcSuttoncoldfield

    ... "He had sinusitis which went to bronchitis and he said he felt like he had the Pacific Ocean in his ear. Black Sabbath are currently taking part in their final ever tour which will feature a show at Download Festival 2016. There are currently no ...


  18. NewsOzzy Osbourne 'ready to rock' again following bronchitis battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | NME

    Ozzy Osbourne will return to the stage with Black Sabbath this weekend following a period of illness. Sharon Osbourne has confirmed that the frontman is "ready to rock" having being forced to cancel a series of dates in Canada after being diagnosed with bronchitis.


  19. Black Sabbath arrives on what could be final tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | HeraldNet

    Just days after AC/DC rumbled through the Pacific Northwest, another of hard rock's great acts will come crashing through town - although in this case, it's possibly for the last time. Black Sabbath is billing its current tour as its last.


  20. Ozzy Osbourne & Jeff Greenberg To Be Honored at MusiCares MAP Fund BenefitRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 |

    The 10th anniversary MusiCares MAP FundA benefit concert will honor Black Sabbath's GRAMMYA -winning singer/songwriter Ozzy Osbourne , and owner/CEO of the Village studios Jeff Greenberg . Taking place at Club Nokia in Los Angeles on May 12, Osbourne will be honored with the Stevie Ray Vaughan Award for his dedication and support of the MusiCares MAP Fund.