“There is no ‘End’ for me” – Part 2 from Asya Draganova


Continuing on with our Black Sabbath oral histories, today we have part 2 from Asya Draganova a Bulgarian Musician & Lecturer in Media & Communications working at Birmingham City University. Here Asya talks about her favourite Black Sabbath song and some important memorabilia she’s held .
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The End of The End


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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Johnny Doom – Concluding Part 2


In the concluding Part 2 of Johnny Doom’s oral history we here about his favourite Sabbath tune and his direct relationship with Brum and the bands spawn out of it.
“There was something about Birmingham around time which threw up these bands Doom, Napalm Death, Bolt .
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Oral Histories Continued – Johnny Doom


 
Many of you will recognise these dulcet tones – Johnny Doom of Kerrang! Radio speaks here in part 1 of his Oral History. In 1987, Johnny started a band called Doom – a pivotal group in the rise of Crust Punk. From the early days .
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Oral Histories – Listen back to round 1


We now have the first round of our Black Sabbath Oral Histories in a neat little play list on Soundcloud.
You only have to listen to the opening montage to get a feeling of just how wide spread the fans are – how 4 working class .
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Louis Osbourne – born into the Sabbath era


“Ironically my first concert memory is actually seeing ACDC at Bingley Hall (not Black Sabbath) because I was there with my Dad, sat on his lap, watching it from a balcony.”
We thought you might want to hear from this guy…Louis Osbourne, Ozzy’s eldest Son, speaks .
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Jaz Singh – a new start.


Jaz Singh lives in London working for the Metropolitan Police and has been a huge Black Sabbath fan since the age of 16.
He speaks here in the year Sabbath came to an end and the year his life as a devout Sikh began.
“This is the end .
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Rosita Piergiorgi – Keeping Tony’s Legacy banner high!


Lifelong fan of Black Sabbath and in particular, Tony Iommi – Rosita Piergiorgi talks of here of her early beginnings with band.
“My first album which i bought with my own first earned money was The Eternal Idol. It was on a little cassette, I brought it .
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“I’m a massive Metal head” – Adam Mead, Oral History


Have a listen to the new Home of Metal Oral History with Adam Mead. Self-professed ‘massive Metal head’, Adam compares his experiences in seeing the band perform live at Download at the last ever Brum show.
‘The fans seemed to be more electric about it, being .
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Oral Histories continued – Ben Dallas


Proud Brummie and massive Sabbath fan Ben Dallas speaks of his homegrown love for our Brummie heroes and the joy he takes in having such an influential band to champion. 
Having previously worked at the O2 Academy Birmingham and now Marketing manager at the SSE arena in London (formerly Wembley), .
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