Best & Worst Lead Singer Changes In Rock N’ Roll

Best & Worst Lead Singer Changes In Rock N’ Roll

The Most Successful Bands To Change Singers While many bands have tried, only a few have been really successful with switching lead singers after they become famous. Let’s take a look of some of the best lead singer changes first…. Iron Maiden – Starting out with Paul Di’Anno, the band made a name for themselves and were poised for greatness. The band had a major label deal with EMI records in 1979. With Di’Anno at…

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Spongebob Squarepants Does Black Sabbath

Spongebob Squarepants Does Black Sabbath

Read more about Black Sabbath in our artists section here. Black Sabbath are an English rock band, formed in Birmingham in 1968, by guitarist and main songwriter Tony Iommi, bassist and main lyricist Geezer Butler, singer Ozzy Osbourne, and drummer Bill Ward. The band have since experienced multiple line-up changes, with guitarist Iommi being the only constant presence in the band through the years. Originally formed as a blues rock band, the group soon adopted the…

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Infectus 13 Featuring Former Overkill Drummer Sid Falck Release Black Sabbath Tribute

Infectus 13 Featuring Former Overkill Drummer Sid Falck Release Black Sabbath Tribute

  Infectus 13 – After All (The Dead) Composers: Ronnie James Dio/Tony Iommi/Geezer Butler (c) & (p) 1992 I.R.S. Records/Sony Music/Warner Publishing. From the 1992 Album “Dehumanizer” by Black Sabbath. All Rights​ belongs to the respective owners. This song is not for commercial or monetary gain and is not intended for Sale. It is intended as a tribute. Personal on this recording: Bob Barnak: Vocals Steve Pogue: Guitars John Gallagher: Bass Sid Falck: Drums Drums…

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SPV/Steamhammer Signs Worldwide Deal With APPICE…..Featuring Drum Legends Carmine and Vinny Appice!

SPV/Steamhammer Signs Worldwide Deal With APPICE…..Featuring Drum Legends Carmine and Vinny Appice!

APPICE –  First studio album from the two legendary drum brothers together – – APPICE album release in autumn 2017 – – Guest appearances by members and ex-members of Whitesnake, Dio, WASP, Quiet Riot and many more – The two legendary drum brothers Carmine (Rod Stewart, Ozzy Osbourne, Blue Murder, King Kobra) and Vinny Appice (Black Sabbath, Dio, Last In Line) are recording their first ever studio album together this spring under the name APPICE….

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Former Black Sabbath Keyboardist Geoff Nicholls Passes Away

Former Black Sabbath Keyboardist Geoff Nicholls Passes Away

Geoffrey James “Geoff” Nicholls (28 February 1948 – 28 January 2017) was a British musician and keyboardist, who, until 2004, was best known as the longtime member for the heavy metal band Black Sabbath. Nicholls also played in the NWOBHM band Quartz before joining Black Sabbath. In the late 1960s / early 1970s, Geoff played lead guitar for the Birmingham band Johnny Neal and the Starliners. Nicholls was originally brought in as a second guitarist…

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Former Deep Purple. Black Sabbath Member Glenn Hughes To Release Solo Album

Former Deep Purple. Black Sabbath Member Glenn Hughes To Release Solo Album

BREAKING NEWS: Frontiers Music Srl is pleased to announce the highly anticipated new Glenn Hughes solo album, “Resonate” will be released on Friday, November 4, 2016. From album opener, “Heavy”, to the very last chords of the closer, “Long Time Gone”, it promises to be a contender for ‘Album of the Year’ on many a list. It features his live solo band members, Soren Andersen (guitars and co-producer), Pontus Engborg (drums) and newcomer to his band,…

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Dio, Ronnie James

Dio, Ronnie James

Real Name:Ronald James Padavona Age:67 (born Jul 10th, 1942) R.I.P.:May 16th, 2010 Died of:Stomach cancer Ronnie James Dio (born Ronald James Padavona; July 10, 1942 – May 16, 2010) was an American heavy metal singer, songwriter and musician. He fronted and/or founded numerous groups including Elf, Rainbow, Black Sabbath, Dio and Heaven & Hell. He is credited with popularizing the “metal horns” hand gesture in metal culture and is known for his medieval themed lyrics….

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Edge Of Paradise Offer Free Download of Black Sabbath Cover Song On XSROCK

Edge Of Paradise Offer Free Download of Black Sabbath Cover Song On XSROCK

Earlier today, we posted an interview with the lovely and talented Margarita Monet, vocalist for Edge Of Paradise. You can read the interview HERE. Margarita had a lot to say in this interview and she was especially thankful to all of the fans that have supported them from the very beginning to the new fans that are just discovering this great band. As a very special thank you, Margarita and the band have made a very special…

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U.K. Download Festival Adds Even More Bands

U.K. Download Festival Adds Even More Bands

This year’s Download Festival is shaping up to one huge bash! Artists on the bill include Rammstein, Black Sabbath, Iron Maiden, Babymetal, Nightwish, Deftones, Korn, Megadeth, Disturbed, Killswitch Engage, Sixx A.M., Atreyu, Shinedown, All Time Low, Amon Amarth, Halestorm, NOFX, Saxon, Napalm Death, Santa Cruz and many more. The festival takes place June 10-12 2016 at Donington Park.   Listed below are all the ticket sellers who have been approved to sell tickets for Download….

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OZZY And SHARON OSBOURNE Split After 33 Years Of Marriage?

OZZY And SHARON OSBOURNE Split After 33 Years Of Marriage?

E! News is Reporting: It’s over for Ozzy Osbourne and Sharon Osbourne. The 67-year-old heavy metal rocker and the 63-year-old co-host of The Talk have broken up after more than 33 years of marriage, E! News has learned. A source tells E! News that the couple mutually agreed that Ozzy would move out of the house temporarily. In addition, the split has nothing to do with Ozzy’s sobriety. Our insider shared that the rocker has been sober…

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