Drummer Bill Ward, who has been estranged from his former Black Sabbath bandmates, has revealed plans for a new solo album. As Ward recently told Joel Gausten blog, his upcoming solo album, Accountable Beasts, is heading into the mixing stage. “I’m doing a load of writing right now,” Ward said. “Every day I get up [...]
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Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi, Geezer Butler, and Bill Ward working with Rick Rubin!
Contrary to earlier reports, guitarist Tony Iommi is calling news of a Black Sabbath reunion merely “speculation.” The “official” news comes from an article published in the Birmingham Mail earlier today. On his own website, Iommi says: “I’m saddened that a Birmingham journalist whom I trusted has chosen this point in time to take a [...]
UPDATED: Tony Iommi has issued a statement calling this “speculation.” Read about it here. The original lineup of Black Sabbath—Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi, Geezer Butler, and Bill Ward—have reunited and are working on a new album, according to birminghammail.net. Beginning in June, Osbourne and Iommi began writing new material together. ‘‘We’re really looking forward to [...]