Classic Mornings

Black Sabbath’s brand new single has been released!!!
Black Sabbath’s brand new single has been released!!!

The first single from Black Sabbath‘s new album, 13, began streaming online Thursday (April 18th) and is expected to arrive at rock radio stations on Friday (April 19th). The song, called “God Is Dead?,” is nearly nine minutes long and begins with a soft guitar, builds into a slow, doom-laden stomp, then switches halfway through into a more uptempo riff that comes the closest to the sound of the classic early Sabbath albums.

Ozzy told us a while back that he had just one standard that a new Sabbath album had to meet: “If you don’t do an album that blows the doors off the last one that we did together, then it’s gonna be looked upon as a joke, you know.”

  • The Rick Rubin-produced 13 comes out on June 11th and is the first Sabbath album to feature Ozzy, guitarist Tony Iommi and bassist Geezer Butler together since 1978′s Never Say Die!.
  • Brad Wilk of Rage Against The Machine provided drum tracks in lieu of original drummer Bill Ward.
  • Sabbath will begin a world tour later this month in Australia, with North American dates coming in the summer and European gigs penciled in for the fall.
  • The band will also make a rare TV appearance to perform a new song called “End Of The Beginning” on the season finale of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. The episode is set to air on Wednesday, May 15th at 10:00 p.m. ET on CBS.

Recent Headlines

in Viral Videos

This is the greatest Ice Bucket Challenge fail. Period.

Fresh
18-overlay6

WATCH: A girl attempts the Ice Bucket Challenge immediately after having her wisdom teeth removed. It backfires miserably.

in Viral Videos

What Nick Offerman thinks about in the shower

Fresh
21-overlay7

These genius thoughts prove Nick Offerman is more than just a simple man with a glorious mustache.

in Music

‘Awesome Mix’ of ’70s hits holds top Billboard spot

Guardians Of The Galaxy

The "Awesome Mix" of retro songs featured in "Guardians of the Galaxy" topped the weekly album chart for a second week.

in Music

Motley Crue hopes to end where they began

motleycrue

The rockers are planning a long goodbye.

in Entertainment, Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Barely Legal Pawn’

15-overlay7

WATCH: Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul reunited for "Barely Legal Pawn," to promote the upcoming Emmy Awards.

in Viral Videos

Robin Williams musical tribute: ‘Seize the Day’

24-overlay5

Robin Williams' best films are remixed and set to music in this awesome Melodysheep tribute.

in Music

Motley Crue and country come together in ‘Outlaws’

motley

Country artists, including Florida Georgia Line, Rascal Flatts, and LeAnn Rimes are covering the rock 'n' roll band.