Tag Archives: Black Sabbath

Metal By Numbers 5/13: Killswitch Engage charts for charity

Posted by on May 13, 2020

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   Killswitch Engage is just one of many bands that were forced to cancel their touring plans in the wake of the pandemic. Now, as previously reported, they’ve released an EP where 100% […]

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60 bands disbanded in the 21st Century so far (2000-2020)

Posted by on January 10, 2020

As we saw with bands such as Mötley Crüe, Rage Against the Machine, Vio-lence, Mr.Bungle, Possessed, Exhorder, and many more that have disbanded/went on a hiatus and returned, there’s always a chance for a group to reform. They can also reappear for a quick reunion just to disappear again and sometimes come back once more, […]

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Metal Insider’s 225 Best Metal Albums of the Decade (2010-2019)

Posted by on December 16, 2019

As each year approaches its end, we share our year-end lists highlighting the best of the best of the year. However, we were taken aback, realizing that not only will 2020 mark a new year, it also marks a brand new decade. It’s true what they say; time flies when you’re having fun, listening to […]

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Check out Corey Taylor’s Halloween playlist

Posted by on October 31, 2019

Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor has curated a special playlist just for Halloween. The collection consists of 26 songs ranging from artists Slipknot, Talking Heads, W.A.S.P, Dangerous Toys, Iron Maiden, Public Enemy, Marilyn Manson, Slayer, White Zombie, Venom, Megadeth, Black Sabbath, Judas Priest, Alice Cooper, Behemoth, Motley Crue, and more.  Listen to the playlist below:

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Listen to cover of Black Sabbath’s “War Pigs” rewritten to be about ‘Home Alone’

Posted by on October 23, 2019

We’ve been enjoying quite a few mashups lately including Greta Thunberg’s speech morphed into a Swedish death metal track, Slipknot mixed with the Spice Girls, and Metallica and Kanye West mashup. While the holidays are around the corner, a YouTuber went ahead and shared a cover of Black Sabbath’s “War Pigs” with lyrics based on […]

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Tony Iommi and Lars Ulrich sends thoughtful message of support to James Hetfield

Posted by on October 2, 2019

It’s been a week of uncertainty as Metallica have been relatively quiet since they announced postponing their Australian and New Zealand tour due to James Hetfield re-entering treatment. We’re still shocked on this news. The group had an incredible performance roughly twenty days prior at their S&M2 concert, which we will soon see again in […]

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Black Sabbath’s Bill Ward dedicates new song “Arrows” to Las Vegas shooting victims

Posted by on October 1, 2019

Black Sabbath’s Bill Ward has released a new song “Arrows.” The track is dedicated to the victims of the 2017 Las Vegas mass shooting that took place exactly two years ago today (1st). Honoring the victims on the shooting’s second anniversary, Ward’s new song features drummer Brian Tichy (Whitesnake, Foreigner, Ozzy Osbourne), bassist James LoMenzo […]

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Black Sabbath members unveil ‘Black Sabbath Bridge’ and bench in Birmingham

Posted by on June 26, 2019

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery have launched a new exhibition today (26th) called Black Sabbath 50 Years, which will run through September 29th (purchase tickets here). The exhibition presented by Home of Metal, celebrates the band’s legendary career from the perspective of their fans as it will feature historical photos, memorabilia, personal stories, a photography […]

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Zakk Sabbath to recreate Black Sabbath’s debut LP

Posted by on May 23, 2019

Black Sabbath tribute band Zakk Sabbath has a special plan for the 50th anniversary of the legendary metal act’s self-titled debut album. The band, fronted by Ozzy Osbourne guitarist and Black Label Society frontman Zakk Wylde, will be recreating the album in its entirety, right down to its recording style and release date. However, the […]

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Black Sabbath reunites with Bill Ward at “Grammy Salute to Music Legends”

Posted by on May 13, 2019

On Saturday (11th), the Grammy Salute to Music Legends was hosted in Los Angeles, CA and Black Sabbath members Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler attended. During the night, the two reunited with the band’s original drummer Bill Ward and were honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award by the The Recording Academy. Rival Sons performed a […]

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