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Black Sabbath - Release Final Performance Of 'Paranoid'

Today you can watch Black Sabbath's final performance of their legendary song "Paranoid". This clip will appear on the upcoming The End Of The End Blu-ray and DVD release, which will also be released on CD and vinyl on November 17th via Eagle Rock. It was captured at their last-ever show in Birmingham in February and was the last track they played together.

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Posted: 18.10.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (2)


Black Sabbath - Share Clip From Upcoming Film

Heavy metal kings Black Sabbath are about to premiere the live concert documentary, Black Sabbath: The End Of The End, directed by Dick Carruthers, in cinemas across the world this September 28th. Today, there's a new sneak peek available from the film, a clip of "Children Of The Grave". Enjoy here.

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Posted: 05.09.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (2)


Black Sabbath - To Release Documentary Film In September

We keep hearing more from Black Sabbath, despite the fact that their official farewell performance took place on February 4th in Birmingham, England. The heavy metal icons recently revealed the news regarding the release of The Ten Year War box set and they have now invited everyone to watch their new live concert documentary, Black Sabbath: The End Of The End, directed by Dick Carruthers, which will hit over 1500 theaters worldwide on September 28th.

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Posted: 03.07.2017 by nikarg | Comments (0)


Black Sabbath - Announce 'The Ten Year War' Box Set

Black Sabbath are set to release a limited edition box set titled The Ten Year War on September 29th through BMG. The individually numbered package will feature the band's first eight studio albums which had Ozzy Osbourne on vocals: Black Sabbath, Paranoid, Master Of Reality, Vol.4, Sabbath Bloody Sabbath, Sabotage, Technical Ecstacy and Never Say Die.

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Posted: 23.06.2017 by nikarg | Comments (5)


Black Sabbath - Former Keyboardist Geoff Nicholls Dies

Another fallen cancer victim, this time former Black Sabbath keyboardist Geoff Nicholls, who died after a long fight with lung cancer. He was 68 years old and played in acts such as Black Sabbath, Tony Martin and Quartz.

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Posted: 28.01.2017 by Bad English | Comments (4)


Black Sabbath - Might Write New Music

Although Black Sabbath have repeatedly stated that they are not going to tour anymore, guitarist Tony Iommi recently told Ultimate Classic Rock that he might write new music with the band again. When asked if there is a future for Black Sabbath beyond the farewell tour, Iommi stated: "Maybe. As I said, I'll be doing some writing. Maybe I'll be doing something with the guys, maybe in the studio, but no touring." So, Black Sabbath could be releasing new music in the future; at least the door is open.

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Posted: 06.11.2016 by Metal God | Comments (7)


Black Sabbath - To Release 'Paranoid' Deluxe Edition

As the legendary Black Sabbath near the conclusion of their triumphant final tour, the band releases their influential classic, Paranoid: super deluxe edition, out on November 11th. Including the 2012 remaster of the original album, in addition to a rare 1974 quad mix of the album in stereo, this edition also features the official debut of two concerts from 1970, from Montreux and Brussels.

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Posted: 16.09.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (5)


Black Sabbath - Man Arrested For Selling Fake Concert Tickets

As you are probably aware of, Black Sabbath are currently touring on North American soil as part of their farewell tour. And some are taking advantage of that. Recently, a Virginia man was arrested by Howard County police after selling fake Black Sabbath concert tickets to a buyer in Elkridge. Shannon Michael Seeber, 34, of Manassas, was charged with theft scheme, forgery, possession of false government identification and drug possession.

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Posted: 25.08.2016 by Bad English | Comments (7)


Black Sabbath - Final Shows Announced In UK

As you know, Black Sabbath are currently on their farewell tour. Recently, they have announced the last three headlining concerts added to the final North American leg of their massive 2016 The End world tour. The iconic heavy metal band will play their last show ever in the U.S. on November 12th at AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. However, for their final eight shows, Black Sabbath return home to close the final chapter in their incredible story. The end will be in Birmingham, of course.

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Posted: 13.06.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (2)


Black Sabbath - Postpone Shows Due To Ozzy's Illness

Black Sabbath's farewell tour isn't going as smoothly as they would have hoped. The band has postponed their performance in Vancouver, Canada as well as Edmonton and Calgary due to Ozzy's condition. Their next performance will be on Saturday, February 6th in Tacoma, Washington. According to his wife, Sharon Osbourne, the canceled shows are in the process of being rescheduled, and Ozzy Osbourne will be rejoining the band on Saturday.

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Posted: 05.02.2016 by Bad English | Comments (18)


Black Sabbath - Tommy Clufetos Confirmed For Farewell Tour, To Release EP

England's long living metal legends, Black Sabbath, formed in 1968 in Birmingham. Three original members, except for drummer Bill Ward, will hit the road soon for their farewell tour. They are taking drummer Tommy Clufetos with them, and he has already performed with the band on tour in 2013. Furthermore, Black Sabbath is releasing a new EP called The End on January 20th.

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Posted: 15.01.2016 by Bad English | Comments (2)


Black Sabbath - Add Second Leg Of North American Tour

While we still don't know who will be behind the drumkit on Black Sabbath, the legendary English band from Aston, Birmingham will embark on their farewell tour next year. Due to overwhelming demand, the road to The End just got longer. After adding some European dates to the trek, the heavy metallers have now added more dates to their North American tour. These shows will follow a mix of summer headlining and festival performances throughout Europe.

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Posted: 28.10.2015 by Bad English | Comments (0)


Download Festival 2016 - Iron Maiden, Black Sabbath And Rammstein Headlining

UK's Download Festival 2016 brought the big guns and announced their three big headliners for 2016. The triple-threat bill includes the headliners for next year's Download Festival: Black Sabbath, Iron Maiden and Rammstein. Rammstein will headline the Friday night. Black Sabbath will return to Donington to headline the Saturday night. Their appearance at Download Festival will form part of their worldwide The End tour, as they sign off their 50-year career. Iron Maiden will headline the Sunday night of Download Festival 2016. The British metal gods will headline Castle Donington for the sixth time on June 12th, 2016, and they'll be arriving at the festival site in true Maiden style.

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Posted: 23.10.2015 by BloodTears | Comments (5)


Black Sabbath - The End Tour Euro Dates Announced

After announcing the first dates of their farewell tour for North America, Australia and New Zealand, heavy metal legends Black Sabbath have finally announced European tour dates as well. Black Sabbath's farewell tour begins on January 20th, 2016 and it promises to surpass all previous tours with their most mesmerizing production ever. The Euro tour includes some festival appearances as well. See the shows scheduled so far below where the U.K. is still not included for now.

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Posted: 30.09.2015 by BloodTears | Comments (3)


Stryper - Black Sabbath Cover Online

Stryper's cover version of the Black Sabbath classic "After Forever" can be streamed below. The song is featured on band's new album, Fallen, which will be released worldwide on Friday, October 16th via Frontiers Music Srl. While the heavy metallers have already shared a few new songs before, now they share a different side of the record.

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Posted: 28.09.2015 by Bad English | Comments (1)