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RIPPING OFF BLACK SABBATH IN COMMUNIST CZECHOSLOVAKIA – PART ONE

'Lásko, voníš deštěm' (Eng: ‘Feels Like Rain’), is the 1981 Czechoslovakian smash hit single ‘written’ and performed by one of the greatest Czech singers Marie Rottrová. Words: Miriam RitchieRottrová’s elegant chanson style lends...

RIPPING OFF BLACK SABBATH IN COMMUNIST CZECHOSLOVAKIA – PART TWO

Jiri Schellinger, a Czechoslovak Hard Rock rebel, was disliked by the Communist regime and his untimely death, in Bratislava on 13 April 1981, still invites debate and conspiracy theories. We look at...

Tony Martin / Singer confirms that his Sabbath-era albums to be reissued

Black Sabbath, have been reissuing their albums in super deluxe boxset format. They will revisit the Tony Martin era albums, according to a post on the singer's Facebook page. @blacksabbath @t0nymart1n

Black Sabbath / Technical Ecstasy is a vital part of rock history

Much maligned at the time, people said that, after an untouchable run of six classic albums, the wheels had finally come off of the Heavy Metal locomotive that was Black Sabbath with...

Black Sabbath / Technical Ecstasy next for super deluxe treatment

Technical Ecstasy, the seventh Black Sabbath studio album, is next in line for the super deluxe treatment and will be released on 4-CD and 5-LP versions 1 October 2021, via BMG.The set...

Competition: Win Black Sabbath Sabotage Deluxe CD Boxset

Black Sabbath have continued their super deluxe boxset releases with Sabotage, and MetalTalk has a CD boxset to give away.Black Sabbath began working on their sixth album in February 1975 at Morgan...

Black Sabbath / Sabotage ready for Super Deluxe treatment

The sixth Black Sabbath album, Sabotage, is the next album to get the 'Super Deluxe' treatment and will be released via BMG on 11 June.In 1975, at the time the band were...

Competition / Black Sabbath Vol.4 Super Deluxe a treasure box of history

After recording three pioneering Heavy Metal albums in England, Black Sabbath moved across the pond in spring 1972, renting a Bel-Air mansion to work on album number four.Black Sabbath - Vol.4...

Black Sabbath / Heaven and Hell and Mob Rules get Deluxe Release in March

The legendary Ronnie James Dio joined Black Sabbath in 1979 and the resulting first two studio albums 'Heaven And Hell' And 'The Mob Rules' gained classic album status. These two albums will...

Black Sabbath / Vol. 4 next in line for big 50th Anniversary release

In 1972, Black Sabbath released 'Vol 4', their fourth album in two years. Including the classics like 'Supernaut', 'Changes' and 'Snowblind', the album was a Top 10 (UK) and Top 20 (USA)...

The Sunday Supplement / Geezer Butler – The Solo Years

Being one of the most influential bassists in Metal history, as well as the primary lyricist of Black Sabbath, Geezer Butler has much to offer both musically and lyrically.In the mid 1990's,...

The Sunday Supplement / Win a copy of Sabbath’s ‘Paranoid at 50’

"We would like to start off with a number off our new album. It is a number entitled Paranoid", states Ozzy Osbourne, before Tony Iommi launches into the now classic riff.This...

Christmas / Add Aerosmith, Crüe, Blackmore, Sabbath and Kiss to your Metal lists

With only 86 sleeps to Christmas, Eagle Rock Entertainment have you covered with live concert releases from Aerosmith, Mötley Crüe, Ritchie Blackmore, Black Sabbath and Kiss packages all to be issued on...

Geezer Butler / Three solo albums to be reissued in October

Geezer Butler has revealed that his three solo albums 'Plastic Planet', 'Black Science' and 'Ohmwork' will be reissued 30 October 2020 via BMG and will be available on vinyl for the first...

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