Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi Responds To Tribute Album

(Gibson) Black Sabbath legend and Gibson SG master Tony Iommi has given his support to "Great Lefty: Live Forever - Tribute To Tony Iommi, Godfather Of Metal." a tribute album created by a group of friends and fans.

The albums features a number of well-known players including former Black Sabbath vocalist Tony Martin, former Black Sabbath/Dio/Heaven & Hell drummer Vinnie Appice, bassist Hugh McDonald (Bon Jovi, Alice Cooper), Boston guitarist Barry Goudreau and vocalist Mark Boals (Yngwie J. Malmsteen's Rising Force.).

In a new video message on his official Facebook page, metal guitar's founding father says "I'm so proud of it and I'm so honored they would do that to me." Iommi adds, "All the money from this album goes to Macmillan Cancer Support. As you know I've been dealing with cancer for a few years now and any way I can help them, I do." Read more here.

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