Posts Tagged ‘Black sabbath’

Ozzy Announces Farewell Tour

by David Gagnon
Today, Ozzy Osbourne announced that he will be embarking on a “farewell world tour” beginning next year, that will last until 2020. Much like Black Sabbath, Ozzy’s original band, while the Prince of Darkness may be retiring as a touring artist, he still plans to play at select shows following the tour. In an official […]

Ozzy Osbourne Reunites with Zakk Wylde

by David Gagnon
As was promised earlier in the year, Ozzy Osbourne was joined by former guitarist Zakk Wylde for the first time since 2009. Wylde rejoined Ozzy’s solo band for a performance this past Friday, July 14 at the Rock USA Festival in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. They also performed together for a second time this Sunday at Chicago […]

Ozzy Osbourne and Rob Halford Make List of Top Ten Metal Albums

by David Gagnon
Not too long ago, Rolling Stone magazine released their list of ‘The 100 Greatest Metal Albums of All Time’. So, as part of the release, Ozzy Osbourne of Black Sabbath and Rob Halford of Judas Priest both released their own top ten lists of their favorite metal albums. While some of these don’t surprise me, […]

Black Sabbath Takes Final Bow in Hometown

by David Gagnon
“No Sabbath, No Life.”  The legendary band performed their final 15 song setlist in their hometown of Birmingham, England, ending with their 1970s hit Paranoid.   Black Sabbath’s The End tour totaled around 81 dates across the world including North and South America, Australia, New Zealand, and Europe. The band decided to make this their […]

Metal 101: Where to Get Started?

by David Gagnon
New music can be terrifying for those who don’t know where to start. Do you start with newer material that’s come out recently, or do you go back to the older material? Unfortunately, there is no right or wrong answer. If you like something you hear, stick to your guns and see if you can […]

Black Sabbath Announces Final Tour

by David Gagnon
The End is nigh. Black Sabbath has officially announced their plans to go on their final tour. In a video announcement, Black Sabbath announced that they plan on bringing their monumental career to an end. As of now, there have been no announcements of a final Black Sabbath album, although the band has spoken about […]