If you'd have told me back in 1978 just after I saw them in concert/full-riot at Chicago's International Amphitheatre (that long-demolished mountain of bricks and memory) that Black Sabbath would be putting out a new album 35 years later, I'd have have called you a liar to your face.
Hell, if you'd have told me they would be alive 35 years later, I'd have have called you a liar to your face.
And yet here they are, still making that sweet, sweet metal.
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I don't know about you, but I'm pretty glad that Sabbath is back. Their return started with the release of the single, "God is Dead", this past April and culminated with the release of their new album this past June. Read more...