Black Sabbath Play Homecoming Show

artist: Black Sabbath date: 05/21/2012 category: online downloads

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Black Sabbath Play Homecoming Show
Black Sabbath played a stunning homecoming gig in Birmingham, England this weekend. Audio and fan footage of the concert are available below. It was the first time the group had played in the town for 13 years, albeit without original drummer Bill Ward due to a contractual dispute. His role was instead filled by Tommy Clufetos, a member of Ozzy Osbourne's solo band. "Thank you, thank you, thank you Birmingham," said bassist Geezer Butler after the performance (via Blabbermouth). "Best fans ever - you brought out the best in us. It was a privilege playing for you tonight. Tony [Iommi, guitarist] was a hero - you were the best medicine he has had. Proud to be a Brummie." Tickets for the event had sold out within 10 minutes of going online. If you couldn't make it, the show was filmed professionally, potentially for a DVD release in the future. Here's some fan footage of the show:
Here's a full-length recording of the performance:
Full setlist (via Blabbermouth): 01. Into The Void 02. Under The Sun 03. Snowblind 04. War Pigs 05. Wheels Of Confusion 06. Electric Funeral 07. Black Sabbath 08. The Wizard 09. Behind The Wall Of Sleep 10. N.I.B. 11. Fairies Wear Boots 12. Tomorrow's Dream 13. Sweet Leaf 14. Symptom Of The Universe (intro only) 15. Drum Solo 16. Iron Man 17. Dirty Women 18. Children Of The Grave Encore: 19. Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (intro only) 20. Paranoid What do you think? Are they rocking harder than ever, or did you miss Bill Ward? Add your rating to the comments.
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