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Rick Rubin Wanted Ginger Baker To Be Black Sabbath’s Drummer

Legendary Cream drummer Ginger Baker playing for Black Sabbath? It’s not a classic rock version of fantasy football – it was an actual suggestion floated by Sabbath’s producer, Rick Rubin.

02/12/2013

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JACK’s Inside Track: Black Sabbath

Okay, sure–it’s not really a Sabbath reunion record without Bill Ward, but Brad Wilk from Rage Against the Machine has stepped in to beat the skins for Bill.

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A History Of Black Sabbath’s Drummers

Over the weekend, Black Sabbath announced their new record 13 will be released in June, and revealed that former Rage Against The Machine/Audioslave drummer Brad Wilk played on the album. So it’s the perfect time to review […]

01/15/2013

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Black Sabbath Announces Rage Against The Machine’s Brad Wilk On Drums For Upcoming Album, ’13’

Over the weekend (on January 13), Black Sabbath announced that the title of their next album is 13, that it will come out in June (no exact date was provided) and, most notably, that the drummer on the […]

01/14/2013

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From Fleetwood Mac To Motown, Aaron Neville To Zeppelin: 15 Reasons 2013 Will Rock

2012 saw the return of Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band, Aerosmith and (sort of) Led Zeppelin. 2013 promises lots of great albums, films and tours from some of music’s greatest legends. The Return […]

01/03/2013

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“Welcome To Ozzy Osbourne International Airport.” It Could Happen!

“Welcome to Ozzy Osbourne International Airport.” It sounds like something out of a parody (or a nightmare, depending on who you are), but you might be hearing that exact sentence in the future if you touch down in Birmingham, England, where Ozzy and his Black Sabbath bandmates hail from and where they formed the legendary heavy metal group.

12/31/2012

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Top 10 Rock Stars Who Cheated Death

Rock stars are known for getting away with murder, but we’ve rounded up ten of the world’s biggest sonic heroes who’ve found a way of snatching life back from the claws of the Grim Reaper to rock another day.

11/28/2012

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Black Sabbath Tops Led Zeppelin On Poll Of Most Important British Hard Rock Bands

Who’s the best hard rock band ever? It’s a subjective – and loaded – question. But according to a poll recently taken by BPI – the British Recording Industry’s trade group – Black Sabbath is the most important British hard rock band ever, followed by Iron Maiden.

11/20/2012

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Sharon Osbourne Undergoes Double Mastectomy

Sharon Osbourne, Ozzy Osbourne’s wife/manager and co-host of CBS’s “The Talk,” revealed she had a double mastectomy after learning she carries a gene that increases the risk of developing breast cancer.

11/05/2012

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5 Musical Icons We’d Like To See Judge ‘American Idol’

The current rumor involves quite the eclectic mix of genres: the already-confirmed Mariah Carey, rapper Nicki Minaj, country star Keith Urban, and Idol staple Randy Jackson. But what about the icons here? We’ve got a few ideas.

09/14/2012

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