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The News Black Sabbath announce epic Sabotage super deluxe boxset

Listen to Black Sabbath’s newly remastered version of Am I Going Insane (Radio), taken from their upcoming super deluxe edition of Sabotage.

Features I started an American Sign Language metal band so deaf people can enjoy Black Sabbath

We sit down with Sound Of Metal star and ASL bandleader Paul Raci to chat about his Sabbath tribute band, the power of music and why we should protect our hearing.

Features How Ozzfest ’99 ushered in a new generation of metal

As Black Sabbath planned to bow out at Ozzfest 99, nine freaks from Des Moines, Iowa perfectly set the stage for metal’s formidably chaotic and phenomenally exciting next chapter…

Features The 10 greatest metal songs with a saxophone

From Black Sabbath to Rivers Of Nihil, metal bands have been harnessing the power of the saxophone for decades. As these brasskickers prove!

Features 12 of the most uplifting songs about Satan

Bummed out by love songs? Need a pick-me-up from the ultimate evil? Here are 12 tracks about the Devil that are guaranteed to make you smile…

The News Geezer Butler says he showed Dio the devil horns: "He started doing it from there and made it famous"

Black Sabbath’s Geezer Butler has revealed he first showed Ronnie James Dio the metal devil horns – with Dio then making the sign famous.

Features 11 bands who single-handedly launched genres

Here are 11 bands whose genre of music didn’t exist until they started playing it…

Features Tony Iommi's 13 greatest riffs

We reflect on Tony Iommi’s 13 greatest riffs – from Black Sabbath and beyond

The News Ronnie James Dio's Rainbow In The Dark autobiography to be released this summer

Rainbow In The Dark: The Autobiography will feature coming-of-age tales, glorious stories of excess, and candid recollections” of the metal legend’s life.

Reviews Album review: Black Sabbath – Vol 4 Super Deluxe Edition

A glimpse into the studio and onto the stage as Black Sabbath’s turning-point classic gets remastered with an appropriate excess of extras…

Features 11 of the best albums inspired by drugs

Like it or not, here are 11 albums that wouldn’t exist without mind- and mood-altering substances…

Features 9 of the craziest rock star injuries of all time

From broken bones to amputated toes, here are nine of rock music’s most hardcore injuries.