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Enter to Win a Black Sabbath Prize Pack!

Enter to Win a Black Sabbath Prize Pack!

As Black Sabbath return to North America for their highly anticipated final tour, The End, and to celebrate the greatest metal band of all time,Rhino are giving lucky fans a chance to win an awesome prize pack! The prize pack consists of one exclusive 20”x15” Black Sabbath logo flocked print, plus one set of the […]

List: Ten Epic Live Black Sabbath Covers

List: Ten Epic Live Black Sabbath Covers

Black Sabbath kicked off their farewell “The End” tour last week, and if the band is to be believed, it truly is the end for the band. By now, of course, it’s accepted fact that the Sabs are arguably the most influential act in heavy metal history. As such, many, many bands have covered their songs […]

Watch Black Sabbath Rehearse for Upcoming Farewell Tour

Watch Black Sabbath Rehearse for Upcoming Farewell Tour

Black Sabbath have posted a new behind-the-scenes video of the band preparing for their upcoming farewell tour, dubbed The End. The four-minute clip shows founding members Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler rehearsing the song “Hand of Doom” with current drummer Tommy Clufetos. It also includes short interview segments with the original members. Black Sabbath’s The […]

List: 10 Great Metal Performances on Late-Night Talk Shows

List: 10 Great Metal Performances on Late-Night Talk Shows

1. Mastodon – “Curl of the Burl” (The Late Show With David Letterman, 2011) This Letterman appearance wasn’t Mastodon’s first. But as the host said in his introduction, “They’ve been on the program before…the response was so tremendous we said, ‘By god, we’re gonna have them back.’ ” 2. Slayer – “Seasons in the Abyss” […]

List: Before They Were Famous

List: Before They Were Famous

Sometimes artists come into the public eye fully formed…other times, not so much. Below, check out ten famous musicians who went through some interesting growing pains before becoming hard rock and metal gods. 1. Tony Iommi Back when Black Sabbath were still called Earth, Tony Iommi stepped out for a moment to play with fellow […]

Black Sabbath Announce First Dates for 'The End' Final Tour

Black Sabbath Announce First Dates for ‘The End’ Final Tour

Black Sabbath have announced the first dates for their final tour, dubbed ‘The End,’ beginning on January 20, 2016, in Omaha, Nebraska. An official press release from the band reads: It’s the Beginning of THE END. It started nearly five decades ago with a crack of thunder, a distant bell ringing and then that monstrous […]

Stone Sour Announces Release Date for 'Meanwhile in Burbank,' Featuring New Lineup

Stone Sour Announces Release Date for ‘Meanwhile in Burbank,’ Featuring New Lineup

Stone Sour have announced a release date for their covers EP, ‘Meanwhile in Burbank.’ The EP is due out April 18 via Roadrunner Records and features covers of Metallica, Black Sabbath, and more. The EP will be the band’s first release since the departure of Slipknot guitarist Jim Root, who will now be replaced by […]

Viral Video: Watch 12-Year-Old Girl and Band Cover Black Sabbath's "War Pigs"

Viral Video: Watch 12-Year-Old Girl and Band Cover Black Sabbath’s “War Pigs”

Today, February 19, is Tony Iommi’s 66th bitrhday. In his honor, check out the impressive cover of “War Pigs” by young rock act Motion Device. Watch as guitarists Josh and Alex shred and pay tribute to the icon, along with 12-year-old vocalist Sara taking over as Ozzy. Check it out below let us know what […]

Black Sabbath's Geezer Butler Arrested After Bar Brawl

Black Sabbath’s Geezer Butler Arrested After Bar Brawl

According to Inyo County Sheriff’s Department, Black Sabbath’s Geezer Butler was arrested after a bar fight on January 27. The fight took place at the Corkscrew Saloon in Death Valley, California. The sheriff’s office said in a statement: “After the Inyo County Sheriff’s Deputy arrived on scene and interviewed witnesses, it was determined that there […]

Mac Sabbath: Black Sabbath Parody Band Sing About McDonald's — Video

Mac Sabbath: Black Sabbath Parody Band Sing About McDonald’s — Video

So, yes, there’s a Black Sabbath parody band called Mac Sabbath, and they sing about McDonald’s. You can watch a not-quite-pro-shot video of the band performing “Frying Pan” (their version of “Iron Man”) below. They’ve also reworked “Paranoid” into “Pair-a-buns.” “I once burned your meal / My old job was cooking veal / Now it’s […]