Black Sabbath have announced their 19th album overall album is to be released this summer via original label, Vertigo, with Rage Against The Machine drummer Brad Wilk taking the place of Bill Ward who disbanded from Sabbath in May. The forthcoming effort titled, 13, was recorded by Grammy award-winning producer Rick Ruben (Beastie Boys, Slayer, System Of Down, Johnny Cash) in Los Angeles. This is the first studio album to feature Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler on since 1978’s Never Say Die!
Black Sabbath – New Zealand, Australia, Tokyo Tour 2013
April 20, 22 – Auckland Vector Arena
April 25 – Brisbane Entertainment Centre
April 27 – Sydney All Phones Arena
April 29 & May 1 – Melbourne Rod Laver Arena
May 4 – Perth Arena
May 12 – Ozzfest, Tokyo