Following the overwhelming response to the initial announcement of just four tour dates, BLACK SABBATH has now confirmed a full 20-city North American trek. Launching July 25 in Houston, Texas, the tour will include shows in Philadelphia, Boston, Tinley Park (Chicago), San Francisco and other major markets, along with the previously announced stops in Holmdel, New Jersey (NY-area), Los Angeles, Seattle and Toronto.
Tickets for the newly announced dates will go on sale starting Friday, May 3 at LiveNation.com and Ticketmaster.com. Beginning today, fans can visit this location to RSVP for early access to presale tickets available Thursday, May 2. VIP Packages are also available at VIPNation.com.
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“God Is Dead?”, a brand new single from BLACK SABBATH, will be made available digitally on April 19. The track, which clocks in at eight minutes and 52 seconds, comes off “13” — the band’s first album in 35 years to feature bassist Geeezer Butler, guitarist Tony Iommi and singer Ozzy Osbourne — due out June 11 on Vertigo/Republic. This marks BLACK SABBATH‘s return to Vertigo, their original label, and the group’s first studio album together since 1978’s “Never Say Die!” Continue reading BLACK SABBATH To Release ‘God Is Dead?’ Single This Week
According to TV3, BLACK SABBATH singer Ozzy Osbourne says the band’s long-awaited new studio album, 13, is “mind-blowing.”
Speaking to Australia’s Triple M radio station, Ozzy said: ”The album is mind-blowing, that’s]how good it is. I’m so over the moon about the way the album turned out. We wrote 16 songs … and I put it on my CD player expecting me to be unhappy with the end result, but this big grin came on my face and my hair on the back of my neck stood up. It’s better than my wildest dreams; it’s so good.”