Tony Iommi (Black Sabbath) Diagnosed With Lymphoma

We have some terrible news for you all today and there is no easy way to say it. Black Sabbath’s own Tony Iommi has been diagnosed with the early stages of lymphoma and the band have commented on the events below. Read what they had to say and offer a kind word or two by commenting after the jump. UTG wishes Tony the best in his fight!

“With the news that Black Sabbath’s Tony Iommi has been diagnosed with the early stages of lymphoma, his bandmates would like everyone to send positive vibes to the guitarist at this time. Iommi


Black Sabbath Plan “Special Announcement” For Next Friday, Rumor Mill Goes Crazy

Noisecreep just broke that Black Sabbath will be making a “big announcement” next Friday, November 11.

According to an invitation the blog received to the event, all original members – Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi, Geezer Butler and Bill Ward – will be in attendance and Black Flag frontman Henry Rollins will host. No further details have been revealed.

Rumors about a Black Sabbath reunion have been flooding the internet throughout 2011 and it looks like, just maybe, there might be something to all the commotion. The original lineup hasn’t tour since 2005, but they did share a stage once again …

Ozzy confirms there will be NO Ozzfest this year

Word has come down from the metal God himself, Ozzy Osbourne, that there will be no Ozzfest this year. A statement posted on the official Ozzfest Facebook regarding the situation can be found below:

Ozzy has now confirmed for us that there will be no Ozzfest 2011 “No, not this year. I just finished a lengthy arena tour of the U.S., so I’ve decided to tour Europe this summer instead.”

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