Category Archives: Tony Iommi

Who says the recording industry and the suits don't recognize heavy metal acts? That theory has been tested: Black Sabbath is among the artists who will receive a Recording Academy Lifetime Achievement Award next year. According to the Recording Academy, the Lifetime Achievement Award honors musicians who have "made outstanding contributions of artistic significance to
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They’ve known each other and been friends for decades. Rob Halford, lead vocalist for Judas Priest and Tony Iommi, guitarist for Black Sabbath, recently sat with Metal Hammer magazine and ruminated about their past, present and future. Asked whether they could recall their first meeting, Iommi said, “I can’t remember exactly when, but
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