February 8, 2017 — The inevitable finally happened on February 4, 2017. BLACK SABBATH played their final show at Genting Arena in their hometown of Birmingham. Here is official footage of the final song, “Paranoid.
February 19, 2013 — The reunited BLACK SABBATH have posted a video, which highlights a look into the recording sessions with producer Rick Rubin. As previously posted, RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE/AUDIOSLAVE drummer Brad Wilk will play drums on the record in place of Bill Ward, who is no longer part of the reunion.
January 13, 2013 — BLACK SABBATH have announced the title of their new album, 13, which will be released this June (exact date TBA). The original BLACK SABBATH (sans Bill Ward) have recorded the album primarily in Los Angeles and were joined at the sessions by drummer Brad Wilk (RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE)****.
December 25, 2012 — You may know guitar wizard Michael Angelo Batio for his crazy double neck guitar playing, stunt guitar techniques, and awesome hair. Check out his awesome tribute to Randy Rhoads in which he highlights Randy’s playing from the first two BLIZZARD OF OZ/OZZY albums.
July 31, 2012 — Back when I was a senior in high school, a friend called me up and was yelling at the top of his lungs about an “Ozzfest.
June 5, 2012 — Let’s try to get through this work week with SABBATH’s classic song, “Killing Yourself to Live” off of the band’s 1973 masterpiece, Sabbath Bloody Sabbath. This performance of the song comes from the band’s famous appearance at the legendary California Jam in 1974.
May 20, 2012 — Some buzz has spread around the web about Bill Ward being cropped out of BLACK SABBATH photos on the band’s website. Here is the band’s statement regarding the situation:
May 18, 2012 — BLACK SABBATH, currently comprised of Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi, and Geezer Butler, have released a statement in response to drummer Bill Ward’s online statement regarding his absence from the upcoming SABBATH shows and reunion as a whole:
March 27, 2012 — BLACK SABBATH guitarist Tony Iommi has issued an update regarding the progress of his cancer treatment: “Hiya, “A little update on how it’s all going:
August 29, 2011 — The final great BLACK SABBATH record with the band’s original line-up rarely gets the love it deserves outside diehard SABBATH fans. Most every tribute album or SABBATH cover song skips over this massive album.
September 15, 2010 — Metal God Records and Rob Halford are pleased to confirm HALFORD North American concert dates November and December with Ozzy Osbourne. Ozzy Osbourne & Rob Halford 2010 North America Fall Tour: Nov.
June 18, 2010 — Ozzy Osbourne’s Digg Dialogg interview, which took place this week, has been posted. As recently posted, Ozzy fielded a series of questions as submitted and voted on by the Digg community.
June 10, 2010 — In advance of Ozzy Osbourne’s forthcoming new album, Scream, the legendary singer will be the next guest on Digg Dialog, the Q&A series by social news site Digg.
May 21, 2010 — Ozzy Osbourne is back with a new album, Scream, which is set to drop June 22nd through Epic Records. Scream is Ozzy’s first album in three years and 10th studio album overall.
April 9, 2007 — Ticket codes for this summer’s free Ozzfest (a.k.a Freefest) will be distributed through sponsor websites beginning May 12. Details on these programs are available on ozzfest.
March 22, 2007 — LAMB OF GOD, HATEBREED, and LORDI are among the first acts announced to join Ozzy Osbourne on this summer’s “free” Ozzfest.Â LAMB OF GOD and Finland’s LORDI will take on the mainstage while HATEBREED will be the second stage’s lone headlining act.
February 8, 2007 — While specific details of this week’s Ozzfest announcement are still being worked out, a brief list of details were posted on the official Ozzfest forums:
February 6, 2007 — Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne and Ozzfest tour producer Live Nation broke the news today at the Concert Industry Consortium in Los Angeles that their 12th annual hard rock spectacular–a 25-date extravaganza launching July 7 in Los Angeles–is pulling the plug on ticket prices and giving the power back to the fans calling this summer’s Ozzfest “FreeFest.