What a bummer all this was at the time...
Big Bear News (1970). Includes adverts for Sabbath's album release. Other features include Groupie of the Month.
Adverts for Black Sabbath's apperance at Mothers, Erdington High Street, Birmingham taken from the Birmingham Evening Mail on 4th, 5th and 6th of that month.
Front cover of EC Rocker Magazine featuring Black Sabbath
Ozzy feature in Birmingham Mail 30th July 1976
Copy of 'Brum Beat' magazine featuring review of Black Sabbath live at Aston Villa Leisure Centre, Birmingham.
'Making Music' magazine feat. Black Sabbath article
'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
Black Sabbath edition of 'Sounds' Magazine Fan Library series.
Copy of 'Making Music' feat Ozzy article, entitled 'Spinal Chap'
Melody Maker article 9th November 1968
Photos of original newspaper articles about Mothers
Black Sabbath article from the music newspaper 'Sounds', dated March 2nd 1974. Price - 7p!
Midland Beat Feb 1964
'Raw' magazine featuring mini interviews with Ozzy Osbourne & Geezer Butler on festivals
First time ever that an Heavy Metal band had such a big exposure on Corriere della Sera, most read newspaper in Italy!!!
10 November 2007
by Richard Hodkinson, first published in LondonTourdates #010 ,16th November 2007
Rare Breed gig advert for 13th January 1968 at Cofton Country Club, Warren Lane, Rednal
A photograph of the original piece from Disc and Music Echo, 16th May 1970.
I won the BLACK SABBATH anorak competition (sure it was in 2007), and got a signed jacket from Geezer and Ronnie for doing so.
Press ad for VO6
A collection of magazines featuring Black Sabbath/Ozzy on the cover.