The Blog

Tag Archives: Bill Ward

Black Sabbath: Could this be the End of the Road?

Sabbath bassist Geezer Butler hints current tour may be the band‘s last

 

Speaking to the Chicago Sun-Times, the bassist strongly indicated that the current Black Sabbath tour could well be the band’s last.

 

“I’ve always said as long as I can play, as long as I can do it to a good level, then I’ll keep doing it, because… Read More

Posted in Home Slider | Tagged , , , , , , ,

Video: Black Sabbath Chase “The Sabbath Sound” in Studio

Black Sabbath and producer Rick Rubin talk about recreating the band‘s original sound for their upcoming album “13″

 

By Alex Baker

 

In this video released on their YouTube channel, Black Sabbath and producer Rick Rubin talk about some of the studio techniques they used to recreate the band’s early sound for their upcoming release 13.

 

The album will be the band’s first since their 1995 release Forbidden, and features founding Sabbath members… Read More

Posted in Home Slider | Tagged , , , , , , ,

Black Sabbath’s New Album Set for June Release

Heavy metal titans ready first new studio album in 35 years

 

By Alex Baker

 

Black Sabbath announced today that they will be releasing their new album, 13, in June of this year. The upcoming album will be the first new studio release by the band since 1978′s Never Say Die!

 

The current lineup for the Sabs consists of founding members Ozzy Osborne (vocals), Tomy Iommi (guitar) and Geezer Butlet (bass). Founding drummer Read More

Posted in Artist Blog | Tagged , , , , , , ,

Black Sabbath Reunion Tour Downgraded to Lollapalooza Appearance

Black Sabbath, the heaviest and darkest of heavy metal’s forefathers, excited fans around the world late last year, when they announced they’d be reuniting for a full-scale reunion tour. The Birmingham band, whose original lineup consisted of Ozzy Osborne, Geezer Butler, Tony Iommi and Bill Ward, also announced plans to put out their first album since 1978’s Never Say Die.

 

However as so often… Read More

Posted in Artist Blog | Tagged , , , , , , , , , ,