Today would have been Ronald James Padavona better known as Ronnie James Dio’s, 70th birthday. Ronnie who passed away three years ago at the age of 67 from stomach cancer left the music world a legacy that will be remembered forever. Continue reading
Legendary metallers Black Sabbath have announced “13″ as the title of their new album to be released this coming June. Continue reading
Bill Ward has posted his response to Geezer’s statement regarding the upcoming Black Sabbath tour on his official website. The statement reads below: Continue reading
Black Sabbath drummer Bill Ward has issued a statement that he will not be touring with Black Sabbath this summer. Ward who has been very vocal about what he feels about the Sabbath reunion said in his lenghty statement below about the upcoming Black Sabbath shows the following: Continue reading
Last week drummer Bill Ward of Black Sabbath issued a statement regarding the recording of the new Black Sabbath album saying that while he was ready to participate in recording sessions, he could not continue until a signable contract that reflects some dignity and respect for him as an original member of Black Sabbath was drawn up.
Ward’s bandmates issued the following response via the official Black Sabbath website:
“We were saddened to hear yesterday via Facebook that Bill declined publicly to participate in our current Black Sabbath plans … we have no choice but to continue recording without him although our door is always open … We are still in the UK with Tony. Writing and recording the new album and on a roll…”
Now unconfirmed reports have started to surface that Bill was fired by Sharon Osbourne and will be replaced with Ozzy’s current drummer Tommy Clufetos. STAY TUNED……