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  1. Death Angel's Rob Cavestany Talks 'The Evil Divide,'...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Guitar World

    ... me on to playing guitar was Jimmy Page. Led Zeppelin was the first rock band I idolized. Right beside him is Tony Iommi, because I listened to a lot of Sabbath. I know these dudes aren't recognized for their precise shredding abilities, but that's ...


  2. The Kills: Recording 'Ash & Ice'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | EQ Magazine

    A Rock 'N' Roll life can be fraught with injury-from AC/DC's Brian Johnson's hearing damage to Tony Iommi's cauterized fingertips to ZZ Top bassist Dusty Hill's recent smashed shoulder. So what to do when the going gets tough? Schedule studio time and hit "record"! That was the remedy for The Kills' guitarist and composer, Jamie Hince, who slammed his left hand in a car door and had to undergo six surgeries and countless cortisone shots, and has a permanently damaged middle finger to show for it all.


  3. Joe Perry Doing "Better Than We All First Feared" as Hollywood Vampires Cancel Upcoming PerformanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | E! Online

    ... their best wishes to the rock legend. "Joe, sorry to hear what's happened, thinking of you," Black Sabbath member Tony Iommi shared on Twitter. "Get better soon, and take care of yourself. @JoePerry."


  4. Tapes May Exist Of A Black Sabbath/Led Zeppelin Jam Session From The '70s [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 |

    Two of the biggest bands of the 1970s - Black Sabbath and Led Zeppelin - once took part in a super jam, Ozzy Osbourne and Tony Iommi have revealed. And, the whole thing was committed to tape.


  5. Philip Anselmo Says He 'F-king Hates Rock Stars,'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | WWBN-FM Burton

    ... "I've met and I've hung out with Lemmy Kilmister . I've known Lemmy, I've known Dio, I've known Ozzy, I've known Tony Iommi , Geezer Butler You keep fking going. I've known 'em. I've spent time with 'em. And you know what? They're the nicest, the ...


  6. Black Sabbath to perform in Prague on Thursday nightRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 30 | Radio Prague

    ... concert tour. The line-up includes three out the band's four original members: frontman Ozzy Osbourne, guitarist Tony Iommi and bass guitarist Terrence 'Geezer' Butler. The final European tour of the legendary band started on June 20. Black Sabbath ...


  7. Ozzy Osbourne on Retiring: 'I'm Not Hanging 'Em Up for a While'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | WWBN-FM Burton

    ... stance when discussing the end of Sabbath and his career overall. Speaking with Billboard , Osbourne said it was Tony Iommi 's plan to do 80 shows, though he "wouldn't mind extending the tour for another few gigs." Reflecting on the tour, the ...


  8. Ozzy Osbourne: 'I'm not ready for retirement'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 |

    ... because his band Black Sabbath are calling it a day, revealing he's disappointed his bandmates Geezer Butler and Tony Iommi didn't want to continue after their current farewell tour, which will end with a show in the rockers' native Birmingham, ...


  9. Ozzy Osbourne on Black Sabbath's Early Years: 'We Were Ripped Off'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... love affair of my life." And as for the chances of Sabbath's final tour simply being extended into infinity? " Tony Iommi wants to do 80 shows. We're doing 80 shows. It's good enough. I wouldn't mind extending the tour for another few gigs. There's ...


  10. Ozzy Says He's Not Retiring, But Black Sabbath IsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 28 | WAAF-FM Brighton

    ... the "The End" tour, really does mean the end for Black Sabbath, and hopes that they'll go out on a high note. " Tony Iommi wants to do 80 shows. It's good enough," says Osbourne. "I wouldn't mind extending the tour for another few gigs. There's a ...


  11. Ozzy Osbourne slams retirement talk and claims - Black Sabbath want to retire, not me'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | NME

    ... with a homecoming show in Birmingham in February. But Osbourne has revealed that he couldn't persuade guitarist Tony Iommi to continue the tour beyond its contracted 80 shows. Osbourne told Billboard : "Tony wants to do 80 shows and we're doing 80 ...


  12. Ozzy Osbourne Happy to 'End on a High Note' With Black Sabbath TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Billboard

    ... where Black Sabbath formed in 1968. And the group's resolve to end for good has not wavered. "[Guitarist] Tony Iommi wants to do 80 shows. We're doing 80 shows. It's good enough," Osbourne tells Billboard . "I wouldn't mind extending the tour for ...


  13. Acoustic guitarist Haythem Mohamed stars in Sky Arts' show Guitar StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Chronicle Live

    ... including Wilko Johnson of Dr Feelgood fame, Lianne La Havas, singer-songwriter Jon Gomm and Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi. Each week the show will focus on developing different aspects of the contestants' musicianship such as performance, creativity ...


  14. Winning Starts MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 |

    BLACK SABBATH FINAL LEG OF"THE END" NORTH AMERICAN TOUR Thu 11/10 Toyota Center On sale 6/17 10am The greatest Metal Band of All Time--Ozzy Osbourne , Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler --are currently on tour in Europe for a mix of summer headlining and festival performances, before returning to North America in August. Immediately following the November U.S. shows, BLACK SABBATH will head to Mexico and then South America where they will wrap up their 2016 dates.


  15. Has Sharon forgiven Ozzy? Speculation as she appears at DownloadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | IcWalsall

    X Factor judge Sharon Osbourne seemed to have forgiven her wayward husband Ozzy for his alleged fling with a hair-stylist as she watched him perform with Black Sabbath at the Download Festival at the weekend. Long suffering Sharon, 63, watched in the wings and took pictures as Ozzy, together with Black Sabbath bandmates Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler , headlined on the second day of the festival at Castle Donnington, Leicestershire.


  16. Black Sabbath to play farewell gig at Leeds ArenaRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2016 | Yorkshire Evening Post

    ... - is on Thursday, January 26, and tickets go on sale this week. The classic Black Sabbath line-up of guitarist Tony Iommi, Ozzy Osbourne, bassist Geezer Butler and drummer Bill Ward, reformed in 2011. Ward has since quit and announced his new band, ...


  17. 10 Greatest Left-Handed Rock + Metal GuitaristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | WWBN-FM Burton

    ... the name of the Dark Lord. Maybe they fear they won't be able to contend with other greats like Black Sabbath 's Tony Iommi , Avenged Sevenfold 's Zacky Vengeance or anyone else on this Loud List.


  18. Sharon Osbourne gives Ozzy a forgiving smile during Black Sabbath's Download showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 |

    ... pictures of her husband from the side of the stage at Castle Donnington, Leicestershire. The rockers, who include Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler , were headlining on the main stage on the second day of the festival. On Thursday Brummie-born Ozzy ...


  19. Download 2016: Black Sabbath, Deftones and Skindred review & picsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | Nottingham Evening Post

    Good old Ozzy Osbourne might be a bit doddery in his dotage, but he can still whip up a frenzy in the crowd, as he did last night on the Lemmy stage. Tony Iommi's licks are always a highlight, but nobody quite creates excitement like the Prince Of Darkness , and tunes like War Pigs, Iron Man and Paranoid are a great way to end another rainy Saturday night.


  20. Black Sabbath at Download Festival 2016 - iconic but not quite brilliantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | IcWalsall

    ... we're really into the final chapter of this legendary band. Pictured Black Sabbath headlne (singer Ozzy Osbourne,Tony Iommi, Geezer Butler, on the main stage on the second day of Download music festival at Castle Donnington, Leicestershire today ...