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EveningTimes Online
84 famous faces we've said goodbye to in 2017Nicholls, 68, musician Geoff Nichols was a musician and keyboardist, and longt
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 hours ago
Nicholls, 68, musician Geoff Nichols was a musician and keyboardist, and longtime member of the heavy metal band Black Sabbath, until 2004. In the late 1960s and early 1970s, Geoff played lead guitar for the Birmingham band Johnny Neal... Read more
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heraldscotland
84 famous faces we've said goodbye to in 2017Nicholls, 68, musician Geoff Nichols was a musician and keyboardist, and longt
heraldscotland / Posted 6 hours ago
Nicholls, 68, musician Geoff Nichols was a musician and keyboardist, and longtime member of the heavy metal band Black Sabbath, until 2004. In the late 1960s and early 1970s, Geoff played lead guitar for the Birmingham band Johnny Neal... Read more
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Daily Mail
The Osbournes dish out tough to the girls on X Factorwas notorious in its own right due to father Ozzy, being one of the most treasu
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
was notorious in its own right due to father Ozzy, being one of the most treasured rockers in the world as the frontman of Black Sabbath. Yet 2005 saw the family propelled to new levels of stardom when they scooped their own reality show, which... Read more
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Daily Press
Halloween events being held around the Peninsula | DP Listmembers and $23 for nonmembers, but tickets won’t be sold at the door. “Fright
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
members and $23 for nonmembers, but tickets won’t be sold at the door. “Fright Light,” a laser show featuring music from Black Sabbath, Garbage and The Who starts at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $3 for members and $6 for nonmembers, on top of admission.... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Eight-year-old rockstar helps little girl’s dream come trueSt Andrew’s Primary School pupil is a burgeoning guitarist, with a taste for tu
Weston Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
St Andrew’s Primary School pupil is a burgeoning guitarist, with a taste for tunes by rock legends like Buddy Holly and Black Sabbath. Ben’s sets at Busk In The Sun in Weston and Platform 1 Fest in Yatton earned £605 for the charity, which Ben... Read more
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KNAC.COM
TRAUMA Announce Upcoming West Coast Performancesa sound evoking the electric energy in the air around them. Donny Hillier consu
KNAC.COM / Posted 4 days ago
a sound evoking the electric energy in the air around them. Donny Hillier consumed a steady diet of LED ZEPPELIN and BLACK SABBATH and shared a love of JUDAS PRIEST and IRON MAIDEN with original guitarist Mike Overton. And of course there was... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama's hard-rock and heavy-metal heydayand metal. “I think the foundation was I was raised in a household that appreci
Al.com / Posted 4 days ago
and metal. “I think the foundation was I was raised in a household that appreciated ’70s hard-rock. You know, Led Zeppelin, Black Sabbath, The Who,” Cox says. She credits an aunt who worked in record stores with playing a key role here. In a time... Read more
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heraldscotland
Into the groove: Rediscovering the timeless magic of black vinylcompilation, 24 Carat Purple, that I hadn’t seen in all of 40 years. A couple o
heraldscotland / Posted 5 days ago
compilation, 24 Carat Purple, that I hadn’t seen in all of 40 years. A couple of yards away an older bloke, evidently a Black Sabbath fan, seemed bewitched by a live album., the earliest known such work of theirs, recorded at Rugman’s Youth Club... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Conor McGregor Doc 'Notorious' Gets U.S. Releasedollar deal and rebranded. Its primary focus is alternative content and event c
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
dollar deal and rebranded. Its primary focus is alternative content and event cinema, with releases so far including Black Sabbath: The End of End, David Gilmour Live at Pompeii and projects from distribution partners the Royal Shakespeare... Read more
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KNAC.COM
STAGMA Unveil 'Pokerface' Single, Lyric VideoNeil Fraser (TEN) on lead guitars, Alex Santos on rhythm guitar, Joe Petro (HEA
KNAC.COM / Posted 6 days ago
Neil Fraser (TEN) on lead guitars, Alex Santos on rhythm guitar, Joe Petro (HEAVEN AND EARTH) on bass and Vinny Appice (BLACK SABBATH, DIO) and Patrick Johansson (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, W.A.S.P.) on drums, STAGMA will be releasing their first album,... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
81 famous faces we've said goodbye to in 2017Nicholls, 68, musician Geoff Nichols was a musician and keyboardist, and longt
EveningTimes Online / Posted 6 days ago
Nicholls, 68, musician Geoff Nichols was a musician and keyboardist, and longtime member of the heavy metal band Black Sabbath, until 2004. In the late 1960s and early 1970s, Geoff played lead guitar for the Birmingham band Johnny Neal... Read more
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heraldscotland
81 famous faces we've said goodbye to in 2017Nicholls, 68, musician Geoff Nichols was a musician and keyboardist, and longt
heraldscotland / Posted 6 days ago
Nicholls, 68, musician Geoff Nichols was a musician and keyboardist, and longtime member of the heavy metal band Black Sabbath, until 2004. In the late 1960s and early 1970s, Geoff played lead guitar for the Birmingham band Johnny Neal... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Street Sounds: Play it loudalternative rock duo, reveling in power riffs with unlimited headroom and loud
Penticton Western News / Posted 7 days ago
alternative rock duo, reveling in power riffs with unlimited headroom and loud volume. Detectable is a Smashing Pumpkins/Black Sabbath power chord fixation. Producer Eric Valentine helps the noisy duo keep their music tightly arranged but still... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
'I've lost my soulmate' - heartbroken wife's tribute.1970/71. "It was for their Hot Licks album." Other claims to fame included be
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
1970/71. "It was for their Hot Licks album." Other claims to fame included being on the same bill as Uriah Heep and Black Sabbath before they became famous and Pilot, who penned the 1970s hit January. The friends lost touch then met up... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
A Marathon For The AV Foudation 'Supporting Our Owcould well take seven hours to complete. I`ve got an iPod playlist of loud musi
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 8 days ago
could well take seven hours to complete. I`ve got an iPod playlist of loud music to drive me through it including our own, Black Sabbath! One of my tattoos (and the title of the book I`m just completing!) says Get Up. Get out. Live. I`m a big... Read more
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BC Local News
Street Sounds: Play it loudalternative rock duo, reveling in power riffs with unlimited headroom and loud
BC Local News / Posted 9 days ago
alternative rock duo, reveling in power riffs with unlimited headroom and loud volume. Detectable is a Smashing Pumpkins/Black Sabbath power chord fixation. Producer Eric Valentine helps the noisy duo keep their music tightly arranged but still... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Street Sounds: Play it loudalternative rock duo, reveling in power riffs with unlimited headroom and loud
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 9 days ago
alternative rock duo, reveling in power riffs with unlimited headroom and loud volume. Detectable is a Smashing Pumpkins/Black Sabbath power chord fixation. Producer Eric Valentine helps the noisy duo keep their music tightly arranged but still... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Aftershock 2017: Who’s headlining, who canceled and how you can drink Megadeth’s beerBusch said. Top acts include heavy-metal royalty. Headlining the festival Sund
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 9 days ago
Busch said. Top acts include heavy-metal royalty. Headlining the festival Sunday is rock icon Ozzy Osbourne, the former Black Sabbath frontman-turned-reality-TV star, who will make his first appearance at Aftershock. Metal’s “Prince of Darkness”... Read more
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The Register
Do you Word2Vec? Google's neural-network bookwormthat figures out the relationship between rock bands and allows you to subtract
The Register / Posted 9 days ago
that figures out the relationship between rock bands and allows you to subtract one band from another. So for instance, Black Sabbath – Deep Purple gives (amongst others) Slayer and Bathory. You can download the code here, but be warned that the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Go ahead, call it a comeback. Singer James Arthur doesHis mom played David Bowie, Michael Jackson, Lauren Hill and Prince, while his
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
His mom played David Bowie, Michael Jackson, Lauren Hill and Prince, while his heavy metal-loving dad passed on his love of Black Sabbath. "I was an angry teenager, so I wanted to put my hood up and be Eminem," Arthur says. "When I heard Nirvana,... Read more
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Billboard
Australia's Live Music Business Reports Slight Gains in 2016of big-names hitting the Australian touring circuit in 2016. Major internationa
Billboard / Posted 11 days ago
of big-names hitting the Australian touring circuit in 2016. Major international artists Coldplay, Prince, Selena Gomez, Black Sabbath, Kendrick Lamar and Madonna made the trip, while local acts Flume, Crowded House, Keith Urban, Delta Goodrem,... Read more
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birminghammail
Revenue rise at NEC GroupThe NEC Group is reporting increased turnover after being boosted by new exhibi
birminghammail / Posted 13 days ago
The NEC Group is reporting increased turnover after being boosted by new exhibitions and concerts by stars such as Black Sabbath and Justin Bieber. The group, which runs five live event venues in Birmingham and Solihull, said revenue had climbed by... Read more
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Daily Mail
Kelly Osbourne debuts new flame hairdo in Hollywoodin different countries. Basically if you're a woman giving Ozzy either a back r
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
in different countries. Basically if you're a woman giving Ozzy either a back rub or a trolley of food, God help you!' The Black Sabbath singer, however, confessed he had been foolish to betray the trust and loyalty of his wife. Ozzy told The... Read more
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Variety
Concert Review: Foo Fighters Celebrate New Album at CalJam 2017headlining set of their new iteration of the rock ‘n’ roll music festival that
Variety / Posted 14 days ago
headlining set of their new iteration of the rock ‘n’ roll music festival that in the ‘70s included such acts as Aerosmith, Black Sabbath, Deep Purple, the Eagles and Foreigner. The result of that idea was a one-day fest at the Glen Helen Regional... Read more
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Daily Press
Hampton Roads Halloween events and fall funmembers and $23 for non-members, but tickets won’t be sold at the door. “Fright
Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
members and $23 for non-members, but tickets won’t be sold at the door. “Fright Light,” a laser show featuring music from Black Sabbath, Garbage and The Who, starts at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $3 for members and $6 for non-members, on top of... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Musical map of Britain revealed with UK stars worth £4.1billion a yearRock, blues rhythm, folk CLASSIC SONG: Brown Eyed Girl WEEKS TOP 40: 8 NUMBE
Daily Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
Rock, blues rhythm, folk CLASSIC SONG: Brown Eyed Girl WEEKS TOP 40: 8 NUMBER ONE HITS: 0 NET WORTH: £50mBlack SabbathMusicians Bill Ward, Ozzy Osbourne, Geezer Butler and Tony Iommi of Black Sabbath (Image: Getty) One of the... Read more
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Billboard
Judas Priest's Rob Halford Hopes Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nomination Will 'Chip Away' at Metal Prejudice-- as well as nominations -- have been few and far between during the Rock Hall
Billboard / Posted 17 days ago
-- as well as nominations -- have been few and far between during the Rock Hall's history. Certain key acts such as Black Sabbath, Metallica and Deep Purple are in, and Halford hopes Priest's nomination will open the door a bit wider for its... Read more
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Billboard
The 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees: Who Will Actually Get In?be a little more conventional than Annie and Dave. The Rock Hall has been hist
Billboard / Posted 17 days ago
be a little more conventional than Annie and Dave. The Rock Hall has been historically inhospitable to metal bands -- even Black Sabbath, the most important band in genre history, took eight nominations before acceptance -- and before this year,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Fantastic Negrito: Reimagining the blues for a new age — and audiencefunk of George Clinton’s Parliament-Funkadelic collective, to the blues-based h
Los Angeles Times / Posted 18 days ago
funk of George Clinton’s Parliament-Funkadelic collective, to the blues-based hard-rock explorations of Led Zeppelin and Black Sabbath to such rock ’n’ roll pioneers as Chuck Berry and Little Richard. Those influences come together on “Last Days... Read more
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KNAC.COM
AVENGED SEVENFOLD Headline LOUDWIRE MUSIC AWARDSwith special performances by MEGADETH's Dave Mustaine, JUDAS PRIEST's Rob Halfo
KNAC.COM / Posted 18 days ago
with special performances by MEGADETH's Dave Mustaine, JUDAS PRIEST's Rob Halford and HATEBREED's Jamey Jasta. In addition, BLACK SABBATH icon Tony Iommi, VAN HALEN legend Sammy Hagar and the aforementioned ROB HALFORD will receive special honors at... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
78 famous faces we've said goodbye to this yearNicholls, 68, musician Geoff Nichols was a musician and keyboardist, and longt
EveningTimes Online / Posted 19 days ago
Nicholls, 68, musician Geoff Nichols was a musician and keyboardist, and longtime member of the heavy metal band Black Sabbath, until 2004. In the late 1960s and early 1970s, Geoff played lead guitar for the Birmingham band Johnny Neal... Read more
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heraldscotland
78 famous faces we've said goodbye to in 2017Nicholls, 68, musician Geoff Nichols was a musician and keyboardist, and longt
heraldscotland / Posted 19 days ago
Nicholls, 68, musician Geoff Nichols was a musician and keyboardist, and longtime member of the heavy metal band Black Sabbath, until 2004. In the late 1960s and early 1970s, Geoff played lead guitar for the Birmingham band Johnny Neal... Read more
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FOX News
Celebrities' real names revealed!she married singer Freddy Moore in 1980. His surname stuck around way longer th
FOX News / Posted 19 days ago
she married singer Freddy Moore in 1980. His surname stuck around way longer than he did. School friends used to call the Black Sabbath lead singer "John Ozzy" or "Oz Brain" due to his last name. Before long he stopped answering to his real name,... Read more
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KNAC.COM
VENOM, INC. 'Ave'The Godfathers of that whole scene years later? Cronos, Mantas & Abaddon were t
KNAC.COM / Posted 20 days ago
The Godfathers of that whole scene years later? Cronos, Mantas & Abaddon were their monikers. Let�s take it a step further: BLACK SABBATH. JUDAS PRIEST. IRON MAIDEN. METALLICA. SLAYER. VENOM. I believe that VENOM (the original threesome) deserve to... Read more
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Reality TV World
'Black Sabbath: The End of the End' music doc to debut on Showtime Oct. 28A documentary showcasing Black Sabbath's final concert will premiere on Showtim
Reality TV World / Posted 22 days ago
A documentary showcasing Black Sabbath's final concert will premiere on Showtime Oct. 28. ADVERTISEMENT Directed by Dick Carruthers and executive produced by Geoff Kempin and Terry Shand for Eagle Rock Entertainment, Black Sabbath: The End of the... Read more
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Spalding Today
WEEEKEND WEB: What’s coming soon at the cinema?Daphne, with Trainspotting’s Kelly MacDonald as Christopher Robin’s nanny. Als
Spalding Today / Posted 22 days ago
Daphne, with Trainspotting’s Kelly MacDonald as Christopher Robin’s nanny. Also showing: SOUTH HOLLAND CENTRE SPALDING: BLACK SABBATH: THE END OF THE END (15), TOMORROW AT 7.30PM ROYAL OPERA HOUSE: LA BOHEME, TUESDAY AT 7.15PM SHOWCASE CINEMA... Read more
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Billboard
Queens of the Stone Age, Foo Fighters Achieve Mainstream Rock Songs Top 10 MilestonesRock Songs isn't unheard of, but it's certainly rare; only three other acts hav
Billboard / Posted 23 days ago
Rock Songs isn't unheard of, but it's certainly rare; only three other acts have gone at least 14 years between top 10s. Black Sabbath took more than 14 years between "Psycho Man" (which spent its last week in the top 10 on Jan. 16, 1999) and... Read more
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KNAC.COM
KADAVAR Unleash New Video For 'Tribulation Nation'made their entrance in 2010 with a vintage, retro style of heavy rock �n� roll
KNAC.COM / Posted 23 days ago
made their entrance in 2010 with a vintage, retro style of heavy rock �n� roll that called for comparisons to greats like black sabbath and led zeppelin. The band quickly stood out amongst their peers with straightforward, no frills approach to... Read more
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Variety
TV News Roundup: Showtime Releases ‘Shameless’ Season 8 Trailertoday’s roundup, Showtime releases the trailer for Season 8 of “Shameless” and
Variety / Posted 23 days ago
today’s roundup, Showtime releases the trailer for Season 8 of “Shameless” and announces the world television premiere of “Black Sabbath” The End of the End.” FIRST LOOKS Showtime has released the trailer for Season 8 of “Shameless.” The clip... Read more
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KNAC.COM
MARCUS JIDELL Of AVATARIUMmusic, I mean all of us are real fans of music. We listen to everything from cl
KNAC.COM / Posted 23 days ago
music, I mean all of us are real fans of music. We listen to everything from classical music, blues, rock, LED ZEPPELIN, BLACK SABBATH, of course, DEEP PURPLE, you know. And then we do our own little mix of everything. And we like some new stuff... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Dave Grohl and Josh Homme on Cal Jam, rock 'n' roll and their decades-long bromancescheduled for Oct. 7 at Glen Helen Regional Park in San Bernardino. Named after
Los Angeles Times / Posted 24 days ago
scheduled for Oct. 7 at Glen Helen Regional Park in San Bernardino. Named after a 1974 blowout that brought Deep Purple and Black Sabbath to the Ontario Motor Speedway, the new Cal Jam will feature performances by rock acts including Foo Fighters,... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
This week in music: 1968 Hey JudePurple's first hit in the U.S. Deep Purple is considered one of the pioneers of
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 24 days ago
Purple's first hit in the U.S. Deep Purple is considered one of the pioneers of "heavy metal" along with Led Zeppelin and Black Sabbath. The American Band The Rascals were holding down the number three spot with People Got to Be Free. The song... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
77 famous faces we've said goodbye to this yearNicholls, 68, musician Geoff Nichols was a musician and keyboardist, and longt
EveningTimes Online / Posted 24 days ago
Nicholls, 68, musician Geoff Nichols was a musician and keyboardist, and longtime member of the heavy metal band Black Sabbath, until 2004. In the late 1960s and early 1970s, Geoff played lead guitar for the Birmingham band Johnny Neal... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
What's showing outside the megaplex?her full powers and true destiny. 8 p.m. Friday Alamo Drafthouse Cinema 531 M
Houston Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
her full powers and true destiny. 8 p.m. Friday Alamo Drafthouse Cinema 531 Mason, Katy; drafthouse.com/houston BLACK SABBATH: THE END OF THE END: The story of the metal band Black Sabbath. 7:30 p.m. Thursday POSSESSION: A woman starts... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Infamous Stringdusters look for improv magic 'between the songs'glance at their "Infamous playlist" on Spotify, which reveals an eclectic list
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 25 days ago
glance at their "Infamous playlist" on Spotify, which reveals an eclectic list of artists ranging from heavy metal lords Black Sabbath to country star Keith Whitley, the hip-hop of the Beastie Boys and the genius of Tom Waits. “It’s taken us a... Read more
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Blogcritics.org
Soul Archivesreleased from the 2000s. Her new album matches the blues-rock-soul singer's ho
Blogcritics.org / Posted 26 days ago
released from the 2000s. Her new album matches the blues-rock-soul singer's honeyed voice with a varied batch of songs by top talents ranging from Mississippi John Hurt to The Weepies' Deb Talan to Black Sabbath. Recent Posts Recen... Read more
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Blogcritics.org
Metal ArchivesNeed I say more? Brownout finds the little nooks and crannies of the soulful a
Blogcritics.org / Posted 26 days ago
Need I say more? Brownout finds the little nooks and crannies of the soulful and funky undercurrents in the heaviness of Black Sabbath songs and fleshes them out with some greasy horns, nearly hypnotic percussion, and much more psychedelic improv... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
73 famous faces we've said goodbye to this yearNicholls, 68, musician Geoff Nichols was a musician and keyboardist, and longt
EveningTimes Online / Posted 26 days ago
Nicholls, 68, musician Geoff Nichols was a musician and keyboardist, and longtime member of the heavy metal band Black Sabbath, until 2004. In the late 1960s and early 1970s, Geoff played lead guitar for the Birmingham band Johnny Neal... Read more
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heraldscotland
73 famous faces we've said goodbye to in 2017Nicholls, 68, musician Geoff Nichols was a musician and keyboardist, and longt
heraldscotland / Posted 26 days ago
Nicholls, 68, musician Geoff Nichols was a musician and keyboardist, and longtime member of the heavy metal band Black Sabbath, until 2004. In the late 1960s and early 1970s, Geoff played lead guitar for the Birmingham band Johnny Neal... Read more
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The Mercury News
Paramore fans stand in amazing line to buy merchandisebeen going to concerts. And that includes such acts as Taylor Swift, Justin Bie
The Mercury News / Posted 27 days ago
been going to concerts. And that includes such acts as Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber, New Kids on the Block and, of course, Black Sabbath. This line was epic, stretching the entire lobby floor of the Paramount and then snaking back around a corner... Read more
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