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Also known as Polka Tulk Blues Company ('68), Earth ('68-'69)

Country: United Kingdom
Label: Universal Music Group

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Formed in: 1968
Broke up: 2006-2011

1968- Heavy metal
1968- Hard rock
1968-1972 Doom metal

Line-up

Current members:
1968-  Tony Iommi - guitars
1968-1977  Ozzy Osbourne - vocals
› 1978-1979  -//-
› 1985  -//-
› 1997-  -//-
1968-1979  Geezer Butler - bass
› 1980-1985  -//-
› 1987  -//-
› 1990-1994  -//-
› 1997-  -//-
Former musicians:
1968-1980  Bill Ward - drums
› 1982-1983  -//-
› 1994  -//-
› 1997-2012  -//-
1977  Dave Walker - vocals
1979  Craig Gruber - bass
1979-1982  Ronnie James Dio - vocals
› 1991-1992  -//-
1979-2004  Geoff Nicholls - keyboards
› 2006  -//-
1980-1982  Vincent "Vinny" Appice - drums
› 1991-1993  -//-
1982-1984  Ian Gillan - vocals
1983-1984  Bev Bevan - drums
› 1987  -//-
1984  Ron Keel - vocals
1984-1985  David Donato - vocals
1985-1986  Glenn Hughes - vocals
1985-1987  David "Dave" Spitz - bass
1985-1987  Eric Singer - drums
1986  Gordon Copley - bass
1986  Bob Daisley - bass
1986-1987  Ray Gillen - vocals
1987  Jo Burt - bass
1987  Terry Chimes - drums
1987-1991  Tony Martin - vocals
› 1993-1997  -//-
1988-1991  Cozy Powell - drums
› 1994-1995  -//-
1989-1991  Neil Murray - bass
› 1994-1995  -//-
1993-1994  Bobby Rondinelli - drums
› 1995  -//-
1997  Michael Bordin - drums
Studio musicians:
1973  Rick Wakeman - keyboards
1975-1977  Gerald "Jezz" Woodroffe - keyboards
1978  John Elstar - harmonica
1978  Don Airey - keyboards
› 1978-1979  -//-
1980-1985  Geoff Nicholls - keyboards, bass
› 1990-1992  -//- keyboards
1988-1989  Laurence Cottle - bass
2006  Ronnie James Dio - vocals
2012-2013  Brad Wilk - drums
Live musicians:
1992  Rob Halford - vocals
› 2004  -//-
1997  Shannon Larkin - drums
1998  Vincent "Vinny" Appice - drums
2004-2006  Adam Wakeman - keyboards
› 2012-  -//-
2012-  Tommy Clufetos - drums
Guest musicians:
1988  Brian May - guitar
1994  Eddie Van Halen - guitar solo
1995  Ice-T - vocals
1997  Dan Royer - drums
1997  Patrik "Pat" Jerksten - drums

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CD & EP / Other releases / Videos

1970 | 9 Black Sabbath
1970 | 9.1 Paranoid
1971 | 8.9 Master Of Reality
1972 | 8.4 Snowblind [EP]
1972 | 8.4 Black Sabbath Vol. 4
1973 | 8.8 Sabbath Bloody Sabbath
1975 | 8.3 Sabotage
1976 | 6.8 Technical Ecstasy
1978 | 6.7 Never Say Die!
1980 | 9 Heaven And Hell
1981 | 8.5 Mob Rules
1983 | 7.2 Born Again
1986 | 6.6 Seventh Star
1987 | 7.3 The Eternal Idol
1989 | 8 Headless Cross
1990 | 6.6 Untitled [EP]
1990 | 7.6 Tyr
1992 | 8.1 Dehumanizer
1994 | 7.4 Cross Purposes
1995 | 6.1 Forbidden
1999 | 6.8 Black Mass [EP]
2013 | 8.1 13
2016 | 7.3 The End [EP]
 
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News / Concerts / Interviews

News
16.09.2016 Black Sabbath - To Release 'Paranoid' Deluxe Edition
25.08.2016 Black Sabbath - Man Arrested For Selling Fake Concert Tickets
13.06.2016 Black Sabbath - Final Shows Announced In UK
05.02.2016 Black Sabbath - Postpone Shows Due To Ozzy's Illness
15.01.2016 Black Sabbath - Tommy Clufetos Confirmed For Farewell Tour, To Release EP
28.10.2015 Black Sabbath - Add Second Leg Of North American Tour
 
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Concerts
08.11.2016 USA, Tulsa, OK
10.11.2016 USA, Houston, TX (1)
12.11.2016 USA, San Antonio, TX
16.11.2016 MEX, Mexico City (1)
19.11.2016 CHI, Santiago (2)
24.11.2016 ARG, Cordoba (1)
26.11.2016 ARG, Buenos Aires (2)
30.11.2016 BRA, Curitiba (1)
02.12.2016 BRA, Rio de Janeiro
04.12.2016 BRA, São Paulo (1)
20.01.2017 IRL, Dublin (1)
22.01.2017 GBR, Manchester (1)
24.01.2017 GBR, Glasgow (1)
26.01.2017 GBR, Leeds
29.01.2017 GBR, London
31.01.2017 GBR, London
02.02.2017 GBR, Birmingham
04.02.2017 GBR, Birmingham (1)

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