Karen Dizefalo – in Technical Ecstasy

“There’s a part of my life that is connected with every single song.”
Meet Karen Dizefalo from New York. Dedicated Sabbath fan and flag runner for ‘Tony’s girls.’ In Part 1 of Karen’s oral history, we here how the band have soundtracked her life and some .
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The Spirit of Metal Survives in Egypt

Being somewhat of a metal veteran in the Middle East, I was chuffed when I was given the opportunity to organize Home of Metal’s two photoshoots in Egypt and Lebanon. I grew up in Lebanon during the country’s Civil War, and shortly after the war .
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Stephen Knowles – Part 2

“You never forget what you grew up with as a Child.”
In the concluding part of the oral history from Stephen Knowles, we hear about his extensive collection of Black Sabbath Memorabilia and the rarities within it – including possibly the rarest Ozzy article in the .
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Stephen Knowles – The Prolific Fan

Enter Stephen Knowles. Local Brummie and life long, prolific Sabbath fan with over 100 gig attendances under his belt (plus an extensive archive, but more on that in Part 2). In part 1 of Stephen’s oral history we hear about the moment he discovered Sabbath .
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Daniel Bogarín Granados – a Sabbath Pilgrimage

“I wanted to go to a place where I feel some kind of connection”
Listen to part 2 of our oral history from Daniel Bogarín Granados and hear about his pilgrimage all the way from Costa Rica, to the historic location of the first Black Sabbath .
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“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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