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The End of The EndWritten by lisa meyer on 20th November 2017


To celebrate the release of Black Sabbath’s epic new concert film ‘The End’, Home Of Metal have a special competition especially for fans!
We’re going to be giving away 6 copies of the DVD via our Facebook and Twitter pages and all you have to do .
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Competition time!!!!Written by lisa meyer on 21st July 2017


Competition time folks – we’ve joined forces with BMG who are offering 2 invites to come along to the launch party for Black Sabbath ‘The Ten Year War’ box set – on Wednesday 26th July in London – with some very special guests.

Photo by Katja Ogrin
Fresh .
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Top 10 covers from Black Sabbath’s Black SabbathWritten by lisa meyer on 21st May 2017


 

It’s Friday 13th, 1970. You’ve decided to take a visit to your local record shop. You walk over to the new releases section and spot an album with a slightly creepy looking house and a woman in black on the cover. Unbeknownst to you, you’ve .
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Hell Bent For Leather Art ExhibitionWritten by lisa meyer on 10th May 2017


Bill Sneyd our longest serving Home of Metal volunteer with Rob Halford at Parliament Tattoo hosts of the Hell Bent For Leather exhibition
As the Metal God would’ve announced himself: It’s a rainy Thursday night in North London – and The Priest is back!
And indeed Rob .
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Battle jackets: rebellion, creativity and devotionWritten by lisa meyer on 25th April 2017


One of my fondest memories from my first music festival was the sight of a big burly metalhead sat outside his tent, needle and thread in hand, carefully sewing a newly purchased patch on to his denim battle jacket. There was something amusing about the .
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Putting the fans centre stageWritten by lisa meyer on 12th April 2017


Jaz Singh a lifelong Sabbath fan with Bill, one of our Home of Metal volunteers

Now that the The End really has come to an end Home of Metal has moved on to the next stage of developing the exhibition. We met and talked to so .
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The EndWritten by lisa meyer on 14th February 2017


Our volunteer team at New Street Station
The Home of Metal team set up a stand on the main concourse of Birmingham New Street Station to coincide with the final two shows of The End tour. We were there from Thursday 2nd to Saturday 4th February .
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Putting the fans centre stageWritten by lisa meyer on 26th January 2017


Photo by Katja Ogrin
Black Sabbath’s last ever tour, The End, has finally rolled around to the UK and, over the next week, the band will have played shows in Manchester, Glasgow, Leeds, London and finally Birmingham. The Home of Metal team will be in attendance at .
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Be part of Metal historyWritten by lisa meyer on 19th January 2017


“It’s an honour to be a part of the Home of Metal.  I am just a guy from Birmingham who’s been blessed to have had such dedicated fans throughout my career.  Like I’ve always said ‘I am nothing without them.” Ozzy Osbourne

“Fans are our lifeblood, .
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Home of Metal awarded funding to develop a new 3 year programmeWritten by lisa meyer on 28th November 2016


Fan Chris Hopkins with his Sabbath collection by Katja Ogrin
Arts Council England is investing £450,000 in Capsule’s international plans to celebrate the musical influence and fandom of the Birmingham-born band, Black Sabbath.
Capsule will receive £450,000 from the Arts Council’s Ambition for Excellence programme to take .
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