Black Sabbath has had an array of exciting announcements for 2013, the main one regarding their first studio album since the late 70s. The album is titled 13 and while no exact date has been confirmed just yet, we can expect it to drop in June 2013. Read on for more details.
With this album, the band makes their official return to their original label, Vertigo Records. It is only fitting with their original members, vocalist Ozzy Osbourne, guitarist Tony Iommi, and bassist Geezer Butler. Rage Against The Machine’s drummer, Brad Wilk, also rolled through the studio for a few recording sessions.
Black Sabbath will also be touring down under just a few months before the release of 13. View below to see when and where you can catch them.
Black Sabbath Spring 2013 Australian Tour
Apr 20: Auckland, New Zealand – Vector Arena
Apr 22: Auckland, New Zealand – Vector Arena
Apr 25: Brisbane, Australia – Entertainment Center
Apr 27: Sydney, Australia – All Phones Arena
Apr 29: Melbourne, Australia – Rod Laver Arena
May 01: Melbourne, Australia – Rod Laver Arena
May 04: Perth, Australia – Perth Arena
May 12: Tokyo, Japan – Ozzfest – Makuhari