2 x LP
2013 EU issued on 180g Vinyl 2LP = including the single God Is Dead & End Of The Beginning, which premiered during the finale of season 13 of CSI (Crime Scene Investigation)=the 19th studio album by the British heavy metal band their first full album unde
Release date 06-06-2013
2013 EU issued on 180g Vinyl 2LP =the 19th studio album by the British heavy metal band their first full album under name of Black Sabbath, since 1995's Forbidden the first full studio recording with original singer Ozzy Osbourne, including the single God Is Dead & End Of The Beginning, which premiered during the finale of season 13 of CSI Crime Scene Investigation. Comes in a gatefold picture sleeve with printed inner.
First Black Sabbath Studio Album Since 1995s Forbidden & First w/ Ozzy Osbourne Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler Since 1978s Never Say Die.
A1 End Of The Beginning
A2 God Is Dead
C1 Age Of Reason
C2 Live Forever
D1 Damaged Soul
D2 Dear Father
13 is the first studio album from the influential British heavy metal legends Black Sabbath since Forbidden 1995 and their first studio effort with original singer Ozzy Osbourne since Never Say Die 1978 and bassist Geezer Butler since Cross Purposes 1994 On 13 the band that defined heavy metal picks up immediately where they left off with eight sprawling songs five of them are over eight minutes that possess every ounce of the maniacal vitality of the Grammywinning Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees trailblazing work in the 70s
Songs such as End of the Beginning Loner Dear Father and Age of Reason reinforce 13s testament to the enduring relevance of Black Sabbaths longrunning reign Produced by Rick Rubin seventime Grammy winner two of those as Producer of the Year 13 features Ozzy Osbourne Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler who were joined at the sessions by drummer Brad Wilk Rage Against The Machine
The success of Black Sabbaths groundbreaking first two albums Black Sabbath and Paranoid marked a paradigm shift in the world of rock Not until Black Sabbath upended the music scene did the term heavy metal enter the popular vocabulary to describe the denser more thunderous offshoot of rock over which they presided With their riffbased songs extreme volume and dark demonic subject matter Black Sabbath embodied key aspects of the heavymetal aesthetic
This release: 2013