Tony Iommi News Stories
Black Sabbath icon Tony Iommi recently spoke with Guitar World about his career and his goals, going forward.
• Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi Says Cancer Will Probably Return
Black Sabbath legend Toni Iommi was diagnosed with lymphoma five years ago, but recovery has been an ongoing battle
• Tony Iommi Reflects On Led Paul Award Honor Ahead Of Reveal
This year's recipient of the Gibson Les Paul Award at the Q Awards is set to be revealed today (October 18th)
• Black Sabbath And Queen Stars Discussing Collaboration
Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi says that he fellow legendary guitarist Brian May of Queen recently spoke about resurrecting the idea
• Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi Extends Olive Branch To Bill Ward
Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi says in a new interview that he hopes to make amends to original drummer Bill Ward
• Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi Undergoes Surgery To Remove Lump
Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi says he is fine following recent surgery to remove a noncancerous lump from his throat
• Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi Streams Unusual Collaboration
Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi is sharing a new song, 'How Good It Is', that he recorded with the Birmingham Cathedral Choir
• Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi Fells OK But Needs Lump Removed
Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi is sharing an update on his cancer status while on a break from the band's farewell tour
• Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi Unusual Cancer Remission News
Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi has revealed the 'interesting' way that he discovered his cancer was in remission
• Black Sabbath Playing Final U.S. Concerts Next Week
Metal legends Black Sabbath will be playing the final three U.S. shows of their five decade career next week
• Black Sabbath's Bill Ward Blasts Ozzy's Final Concert Suggestion
Original Black Sabbath drummer Bill Ward says that Ozzy Osbourne's recent comments that he may still join the band
• Ozzy Still Hopes Ward Will Be Part Of Final Black Sabbath Show
Ozzy Osbourne hasn't completely given up on the chance of Bill Ward returning for Black Sabbath's final show
• Black Sabbath Kick Off Their Final North American Tour
Black Sabbath launched the final North American leg of their farewell tour at the Nikon at Jones Beach Theater
• Black Sabbath Icon Tony Iommi's Cancer In Remission
Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi has revealed that his cancer is in remission
• Bill Ward Addresses Black Sabbath Reunion Rumors
Original Black Sabbath drummer Bill Ward has dashed fans hope that he would be reuniting with the metal legends
• Ozzy Would Like To Extend Black Sabbath Farewell Tour
Ozzy Osbourne would like to see Black Sabbath's farewell tour extended beyond its end next year
• Black Sabbath Announce Their Very Last Concert
Black Sabbath will perform a pair of final farewell shows in their hometown of Birmingham in early 2017.
• Black Sabbath Announce Final U.S. Farewell Tour Shows
Black Sabbath have announced the final U.S. concerts of their farewell tour.
• Black Sabbath's Final Tour Plans Revealed?
As Black Sabbath prepare to headline the Download Festival at Donington Park this Saturday
• Video Of Tony Iommi Rock N Roll Fantasy Camp Jam Goes Online
Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi jammed with aspiring rockers last month at the Rock N Roll Fantasy Camp
• Ozzy Was Confused By Sharon's Naked Selfie
Earlier this week, Sharon Osbourne shared a naked selfie, in a show of solidarity with Kim Kardashian. What did her husband Ozzy think?
• Black Sabbath's Disturbing Inspiration Recalled By Geezer
Geezer Butler has recalled seeing the apparition that inspired Black Sabbath's name and signature song - and he says it's one of the last disturbing visions he ever saw
• Black Sabbath Announce Rescheduled Farewell Tour Dates
Black Sabbath have announced the rescheduled dates for three Canadian dates on the legendary band's farewell tour that were recently postponed due to illness
• Black Sabbath Postponed Another Farewell Tour Date
Black Sabbath postponed Wednesday, February 3rd's farewell tour concert in Vancouver, BC as Ozzy Osbourne continues to be sidelined by sinusitis
• Black Sabbath Postpone Farewell Tour Dates Due To Ozzy Illness
Black Sabbath have postponed a pair of Canadian dates on their recently-launched farewell tour as frontman Ozzy Osbourne has taken ill
• Black Sabbath And Bill Ward Dispute Over Final Show Claims
The feud between Black Sabbath members over failed attempts to fully reunite ahead of their farewell tour continues.
• Black Sabbath's Farewell Tour Will Run Into 2017
Black Sabbath's The End tour will extend into 2017, Rival Sons drummer Michael Miley has revealed.
• Black Sabbath Feud Reignites Over Failed Reunion Comments
Black Sabbath bassist Geezer Butler has reignited a feud over a failed 2013 reunion of the band's original lineup
• Black Sabbath Reveal Drummer For Farewell Tour
Black Sabbath have revealed who will be behind the drum kit for the band's upcoming farewell tour
• Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi Says Ozzy's Devastated By Lemmy's Death
Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi thinks Lemmy didn't want people to know about the pain he was in before he died
• Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi In Christmas Way Charity Single Video
Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi is featured in the video for a charity single by footballers Stiliyan Petrov and James Milner
• Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi To Look Back At His Career At Special Event
Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi is to deliver a talk on his career to an audience in his hometown of Birmingham.
• Ozzy Explains Why Black Sabbath Are Not Doing Final Album
Black Sabbath will launch their 2016 farewell tour on January 20 in Omaha, NE. Billed as 'The End', the trek marks the group's final series of live shows after a five-decade career and frontman Ozzy Osbourne explains in a new interview why the band decided not to record a final album
• Black Sabbath Expanding Early Albums For Reissue
Black Sabbath have announced that they will release expanded editions of their first three albums in sync with the launch of their farewell tour in the New Year
• Final Black Sabbath Album Plans Shot Down By Geezer
Geezer Butler is behind Black Sabbath's decision to abandon plans for a farewell album, says Tony Iommi
• Black Sabbath May Release Extra Songs From 13 Sessions
Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi says that the band may eventually release unused tracks from the studio session from their 2013 chart topping reunion album '13.'
• Nobody Believed In Black Sabbath At First, Including The Band
Geezer Butler has recalled the indifference that greeted Black Sabbath in their early days
• Five Finger Death Punch Added Black Sabbath Farewell Tour Leg
Black Sabbath fans Down Under received exciting news this week that Five Finger Death Punch will join Rival Sons as a support act on the Australian leg of the legendary metal band's farewell tour next spring
• Black Sabbath Add Festival Stops To Farewell Tour
Black Sabbath have added a pair of festival dates to their farewell tour of Europe.
• Black Sabbath Has 'Opted Against' Making Final Album
Ozzy Osbourne reportedly told a New Orleans newspaper that contrary to prior indications, Black Sabbath have 'opted against' recording a final album before they retire at the conclusion of next year's farewell tour
• Black Sabbath Add 2nd North American Leg To Farewell Tour
Black Sabbath have added a second North American leg to their farewell tour next year. The heavy metal legends' newly announced leg of The End Tour is set to take place next summer
• Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi Receives Gibson Les Paul Award
On Monday (Oct. 19), Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi was presented with the prestigious Gibson Les Paul Award at the 2015 Q Awards ceremony in London
• Black Sabbath Reunion With Bill Ward Looks Unlikely
Tony Iommi has offered the strongest hint yet that Bill Ward won't be part of Black Sabbath's upcoming farewell tour but he also says that a final album from the group 'could happen'.
• Black Sabbath's Bill Ward Angered Over Poor Health Claims
Original Black Sabbath drummer Bill Ward says that he was fit enough to continue playing with Ozzy Osbourne and co, despite his former bandmates' claims to the contrary
• Tony Iommi, Zakk Wylde Going To Rock Camp
Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi, former Ozzy Osbourne guitarist Zakk Wylde, and former David Lee Roth band guitarist Steve Vai are among the stars lined up to take part in next year's Rock 'N' Roll Fantasy Camp
• Black Sabbath Add European Leg To Farewell Tour
Black Sabbath have announced a run of European dates for next summer.