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    10 Interesting Facts About Black Sabbath

    Formed in 1968 in Birmingham by guitarist Tony Iommi, drummer Bill Ward, vocalist Ozzy Osbourne, and bassist Geezer Butler, Black Sabbath is part of a small but exceptional group of music acts that have revolutionized the music industry. The innovativeness and desire of the band members to constantly push the boundaries made Black Sabbath the legendary band that is today. The band came to prominence in 1970 with the release of their first two studio albums ‘Black Sabbath’ and ‘Paranoid’ which weren’t well-received by the critics. However, the audience loved them and they were a commercial success. Black Sabbath was disbanded in 2017 after nineteen studio albums, multiple line-up changes, and five decades of rocking. To honor their legacy, in this…

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    8 Interesting Facts About Tony Iommi

    Tony Iommi is a British guitarist, songwriter, and composer born on 19 February 1968 in Birmingham, England. He grew up in a Catholic family as the only child of British-Italian parents Anthony Frank Iommi and Sylvia Maria Iommi. He also holds dual British-Italian citizenship. Iommi rose to fame as a founding member and leader of the heavy metal band Black Sabbath. He formed the band in 1968 with fellow musicians Bill Ward (drummer), Geezer Butler (bassist), and Ozzy Osbourne (vocalist). The four of them made history and are considered pioneers of heavy metal music. Tony has been rocking for over five decades and we hope he doesn’t stop anytime soon! Now let’s dive into some interesting facts…

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    10 Fun Facts About Deep Purple

    When it comes to innovative and pioneering bands in music history, it’s impossible to discuss the topic without mentioning Deep Purple. Modern hard rock and heavy metal wouldn’t have been what they are today if it wasn’t for this band’s music catalog. That’s why to honor their legacy and work, in this article we’ll go through a few fun facts about Deep Purple. If you are interested in the band’s history, then stick around after the Deep Purple facts section. We’ll dig deeper into the band’s formation years, lineup changes, discography, and expand on some of the facts. 10 Fun Facts About Deep Purple 1. Held the record for World’s Loudest Band…

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    10 Interesting David Bowie Facts You May Not Know

    Highlighting only 10 facts about David Bowie‘s remarkable life proved to be a tougher task than I had imagined. Ultimately, we are talking about one of the most influential and unique artists of the previous six decades. Therefore, narrowing it down to only 10 facts feels like a betrayal to the myriad of interesting events from his rich and colorful life. But let’s not dwell on this and move on to the main reason why you are here – the facts! Tip: If you just want to quickly read some David Bowie facts without additional information, then the following section is for you His real name wasn’t David Bowie He…

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    10 Interesting Facts About Ronnie James Dio

    When it comes to facts about Ronnie James Dio, there are a lot of things to be said about the late heavy metal icon. However, it will take a while to cover everything. That’s why in this post we’ll only focus on some of the most interesting aspects of his life. So, without further ado, let’s move on to the Ronnie James Dio facts. 10 Facts About Ronnie James Dio 1. Popularized the “Metal Horns” When it comes to the Ronnie James Dio facts it’s hard to make a list without mentioning the “metal horns” since he’s one of the biggest reasons why they are associated with metal and rock…

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    10 Interesting Alice Cooper Facts You May Have Not Known

    When it comes to facts about Alice Cooper there are a lot of things to be said about the Godfather of Shock Rock. He is undoubtedly one of the most unique artists on the music scene in the last 50 years, and the upcoming Alice Cooper facts will prove this theory right. However, before going into the Alice Cooper facts let’s quickly introduce the rockstar to the newer fans who may not be familiar with his life story. It will be short, I promise, but if you are not interested and just want to read the facts then click here. Alice Cooper – Short Biography Alice Cooper is an American singer-songwriter who occasionally…

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    10 Led Zeppelin Facts You May Have Not Known

    Before jumping into the Led Zeppelin facts, here’s a brief introduction to one of the greatest, most successful, and highly influential bands in music history. Led Zeppelin – Short Biography In the now distant 1968, four already experienced British musicians decided to form a band and made history – would be a short but accurate description of Led Zeppelin. The group consisted of Robert Plant on vocals, Jimmy Page on guitar, John Paul Jones on keyboards/bass, and last but not least John Bonham on drums. Since they all had previous experience with bands and had many music sessions under their belt, it didn’t take long for the newly formed group to start recording or even touring…

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    The Last Bee Gee: Interview With Barry Gibb

    There’s hardly a person in the western world and beyond who haven’t heard of the Bee Gees and the Gibb brothers. And if not of them as a band, everyone has at least heard some of their greatest hits, knowingly or unknowingly. Hits like ‘Stayin’ Alive’, ‘How Deep Is Your Love’, ‘Night Fever’ and so on! It’s nearly impossible to miss their work, except maybe if you live on some deserted island with no modern technology whatsoever. However, since 2012 we have only one of the three brothers among us. And that one brother is Barry Gibb – The Last Bee Gee. Interview with Barry Gibb – The last Bee Gee The Last BeeGee:…

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    15 Chris Cornell Facts You May Have Not Known

    Tip: Click here if you want to jump straight into the Chris Cornell facts. Short Biography About Chris Cornell Born on July 20, 1964, in Seattle, Washington – Chris Cornell was an American musician, singer, and songwriter. Best known as the lead vocalist and founding member of rock bands such as Soundgarden, Audioslave, and Temple of the Dog. He grew up in a family of six children with an Irish-Catholic father named Edward and a mother of Jewish background named Karen. His father was a pharmacist while his mother was an accountant and psychic. He had two older brothers and three younger sisters, and went to the King Catholic elementary school. However, his…

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    7 Classic Rock Christmas Songs To Enjoy The Holidays

    Christmas is supposed to be a time  joy and happiness. Time when you and billions of people around the world celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ.  That’s why, to get you in the holiday spirt, we selected these 7 Classic Rock Christmas songs to cheer you up and enjoy this period of the year to the fullest. 7 Classic Rock Christmas Songs 1. Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers –  Christmas All Over Again Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - "Christmas All Over Again"Watch this video on YouTube Tom Petty wrote ‘Christmas All Over Again‘ in 1992 for the Christmas-themed compilation album A Very Special Christmas. The album was produced to benefit the…

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