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Black Sabbath (Musical group)

Overview
Works: 611 works in 2,092 publications in 4 languages and 16,883 library holdings
Genres: Rock music  Heavy metal (Music)  Animated films  Drama  Fantasy films  Musical films  Science fiction films  Dystopian films  Anthology films  Motion picture music 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Composer, Contributor, Producer, Interviewee, Originator, Lyricist, Musician, Proofreader, Singer
Classifications: M1630.18.B53, 782.42166
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Black Sabbath (Musical group)
Paranoid by Black Sabbath (Musical group)( Recording )

6 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heavy metal by Gerald Potterton( Visual )

11 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the fantastical illustrated magazine Heavy metal, producer Ivan Reitman enlists the help of some of Hollywood's animation masters to to create the otherworldly tale of a glowing green orb from outer space that spreads destruction throughout the galaxy. Only when it encounters its one true enemy -- to whom it is inexplicably drawn -- will goodness prevail in the universe
13 by Black Sabbath (Musical group)( Recording )

39 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The band that defined heavy metal picks up immediately where they left off with eight sprawling songs (five of them are over eight minutes in length) that possess every ounce of the maniacal vitality of the Grammy-winning, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees' trailblazing work in the 70s
Paranoid by Black Sabbath (Musical group)( Recording )

121 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features a remastered version of the album, an alternate version of the album, including instrumental mixes and alternate recordings, and includes bonus DVD 5.1video mix of the album
Greatest hits 1970-1978 by Black Sabbath (Musical group)( Recording )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black Sabbath is credited with creating heavy metal. With crushing rhythms, torpedo riffs, haunting songs, and Ozzy's other-worldly vocals, the band conjured a dark, menacing, and resonant sound that reverberates still
Black Sabbath by Black Sabbath (Musical group)( Recording )

2 editions published between 1970 and 1988 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The debut of heavy metal pioneers Black Sabbath features the songs 'The Wizard,' 'Black Sabbath,' and 'N.I.B.'
Black Sabbath by Black Sabbath (Musical group)( Recording )

74 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1970 debut album from the masters of metal featuring plenty of the gothic colorings and blues-heavy riffs that put Sabbath on the map: Black Sabbath; The Wizard; Wicked World; Wasp; Behind the Wall of Sleep; Bassically; N.I.B , and more!
Sabbath, bloody Sabbath by Black Sabbath (Musical group)( Recording )

58 editions published between 1973 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eight track album from rock group Black Sabbath that includes songs such as A National Acrobat; Sabbra Cadabra; Who Are You; and more
Master of reality by Black Sabbath (Musical group)( Recording )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dazed and confused : the film soundtrack everyone will be talking about( Recording )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and German and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black Sabbath--vol. 4 by Black Sabbath (Musical group)( Recording )

38 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By the time Black Sabbath began work on what was to be their fourth album in 72, the conveniently titled Volume 4, they were very much in the ascendant. Their fan base was growing with each succeeding tour and album, and their style was firmly established. However, to the band members, the treadmill of the rock cycle album/tour/album/tour in perpetuity - offered no challenge any more. They wanted to stretch themselves, to push the parameters of what theyd already created. So, for the new album, the band took a leap of faith into the unknown. Musically, the band werent prepared to superglue themselves back into a comfort zone and just do what was expected of them. They wanted to go beyond the darkness and gloom which seemed to surround so much of their music until that point. Here was an opportunity to open Sabbath out to unexplored worlds, to be the band who led, rather than one of the many who merely followed. And they succeeded, as theres an elegance about Volume 4 which underscores the way in which the band had matured and developed, both as songwriters and musicians. Released in September 72, this was a three dimensional album, as if Sabbath were now determined to use the control theyd gained over its recording and to prove what was now possible. This re-mastered and sumptuous gatefold digipak edition of the album boasts comprehensive story of the album sleeve-notes by renowned Rock critic Malcolm Dome (Classic Rock & Metal Hammer magazine and TotalRock Radio) and a plethora of rare and previously unseen photographs and items of memorabilia
The ultimate collection by Black Sabbath (Musical group)( Recording )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Curated in conjunction with Black Sabbath, this collection features the band's classic songs as well as choice cuts from their albums, and is the definitive accompaniment for all fans as well as those with a love of hard rock
The Dio years by Black Sabbath (Musical group)( Recording )

9 editions published in 2007 in 3 languages and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compilation of Black Sabbath's music after Ronnie James Dio replaced Ozzy Osbourne
We sold our soul for rock 'n' roll by Black Sabbath (Musical group)( Recording )

31 editions published between 1975 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring the original lineup of Black Sabbath, including Ozzy on vocals; the songs are selected from the band's recordings up through 1975. The album includes songs from Vol. 4, Master of Reality, Paranoid, Sabotage and Sabbath Bloody Sabbath
Wayne's world : music from the motion picture by Gary Wright( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

13 by Black Sabbath (Musical group)( Recording )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sabotage by Black Sabbath (Musical group)( Recording )

49 editions published between 1975 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Master of reality by Black Sabbath (Musical group)( Recording )

70 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black Sabbath are an English rock band, formed in Birmingham in 1968, by guitarist Tony Iommi, bassist Geezer Butler, singer Ozzy Osbourne, and drummer Bill Ward
Mob rules by Black Sabbath (Musical group)( Recording )

44 editions published between 1981 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Never say die! by Black Sabbath (Musical group)( Recording )

31 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eighth studio album by English rock band Black Sabbath, originally released inSeptember 1978. It was the final Black Sabbath studio album until 2013's thirteen to feature vocalist Ozzy Osbourne prior to his departure from the band in 1979, and the last full studio album to feature the band's original lineup
 
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English (529)

German (20)

French (1)

Spanish (1)