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Armenia School Update!

»Posted on Jun 5, 2012 | 0 comments

Armenia School Update!

MARDIGIAN FOUNDATION AND BRITISH ROCK STARS MAKE A DREAM OF THE NEW SCHOOL A REALITY FAR, Mediamax and Do Something to start rebuilding music school in Gyumri The story started 23 years ago. A few months after the devastating Spitak earthquake that killed 25 thousand Armenians and left hundreds of thousands homeless, 24 year old Jon Dee organized the Rock Aid Armenia project in London. British rock stars recorded a top 40 cover version of Deep Purple’s Smoke on the Water and helped to release the special “Earthquake Album”. Revenue from the single and album sales was contributed as aid to Armenia. In 2009, the Armenian Mediamax media company decided to honor the participants of Rock Aid Armenia and contacted Jon Dee who lives in Australia and heads the Do...

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Message From Tony!

»Posted on May 22, 2012 | 0 comments

Message From Tony!

I was extremely nervous beforehand about playing a long set, not knowing whether I’d be able to last. It turned out to be no problem whatsoever because Ozzy, Geezer and Tommy were nailing everything, no chance to feel tired! I’m really pleased with how it turned out, fantastic crowd and I want to say thank you to all of them for giving me such an amazing reception. On our way again at last! Finally, a special thanks to Tommy, we invited him to play and he was brilliant. Best wishes, Tony

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Iron Man: The Best of Black Sabbath

»Posted on May 19, 2012 | 0 comments

Iron Man: The Best of Black Sabbath

Release Date: 4th June 2012 Download Festival Headline – 10th June 2012 Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi, Geezer Butler, Bill Ward,– four names that resonate throughout Rock’s recorded history as clear and sublime as the bell that tolls the opening to the bands eponymous debut album from 1970. Collectively, they formed Black Sabbath and forged the most haunting and hypnotic rock sound of all time. From humble beginnings, the Birmingham quartet enslaved the minds and souls of millions of rock fans around the world and continue to do so into the new millennium. The musical genre they created inspired countless musicians and spawned countless bands. Such has been their influence; they have been inducted to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2006 and were included among...

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Ronnie

»Posted on May 16, 2012 | 0 comments

Ronnie

I’ve been thinking of you old friend while dealing with my own health issues over the last 6 months and remembering the good times – Tony

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Tony Interview Wins an Award!

»Posted on May 11, 2012 | 0 comments

Congratulations Damian! Damian interviewed Tony during his “Iron Man” book release and recently won a “Telly Award” in the “Live Event for Internet Broadcast” category. To read more and watch the full interview visit: www.black-sabbath.com/2012/05/iommi-interview-wins-award/...

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Black Sabbath Announce an Intimate Homecoming Show

»Posted on May 8, 2012 | 0 comments

Black Sabbath Announce an Intimate Homecoming Show

In preparation for their hugely anticipated headline performance at this year’s Download Festival, Black Sabbath have announced an intimate homecoming show at the O2 Academy in Birmingham onSaturday, 19th May. The show will be the band’s first in Birmingham for thirteen years. A donation to Help for Heroes will be made from the proceeds of the show – ticket details below. Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler return to their hometown for this exclusive show following November’s momentous announcement that the band are currently working on their first studio album in thirty three years with seven-time Grammy winning producer Rick Rubin. It will be their ninth studio album together and their first since 1978’s Never Say Die!...

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