Photos of original newspaper articles about Mothers
The Rare Breed advert
Music article (from approximately 1974) in which Tony Iommi discusses his factory injury and how Django was his inspiration to continue to play music.
First time ever that an Heavy Metal band had such a big exposure on Corriere della Sera, most read newspaper in Italy!!!
Courtesy of Digby Pearson, founder of Earache Records From their archive.
A photograph of the original piece from Disc and Music Echo, 16th May 1970.
'Making Music' magazine feat. Black Sabbath article
Live Review - Judas Priest
21 February 2009
by Richard Hodkinson,
first published in LondonTourdates #041 ,27th February 2009
News piece in 'Brum Beat' magazine around the controversial 'Sun City' performance.
Copy of 'Brum Beat' magazine featuring review of Black Sabbath live at Aston Villa Leisure Centre, Birmingham.
Copy of 'Starbreaker' feat. Robert Plant live review from his gig at NEC, Birmingham 7th June 1990
Ozzy feature in Birmingham Mail 30th July 1976
Judas Priest full page ad in Brum Beat
Adverts for Black Sabbath's apperance at Mothers, Erdington High Street, Birmingham taken from the Birmingham Evening Mail on 5th, 7th and 11th of that month.
A press article with details about the concert and information of the band.
'Kerrang' magazine featuring advert for Black Sabbath tour plus singles chart features Robert Plant 'Your Ma Said You Cried In Your Sleep Last Night' at No. 7
'Brum Beat' magazine featuring news of Judas Priest 'Ram it Down' release, described as 'lumbering crap' and 'puerile nonsense'!
Midland Beat Feb 1964
Black sabbath family tree - up to 1988