BLACK SABBATH Guitarist Tony Iommi Featured Guest On BBC Radio 6; Audio Available
July 10, 2013, a year ago
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On July 9th, BLACK SABBATH guitarist Tony Iommi was a featured guest on the BBC Radio 6 Music program Radcliffe And Maconie. Th einterview will be available for streaming for the next seven days here (go to the 1 hour 37 minute mark).
The true father of metal'; 'the king of the heavy riff' - these are just some of the accolades lauded on Tony Iommi and Black Sabbath, topping the charts again after 43 years with their new album, 13.
Black Sabbath are better known for the antics of on/off lead singer Ozzy Osbourne than the skills of its guitarist. But Iommi is the one original member of the band to have stayed the course. This despite missing finger tips that can make playing painful, a rock and roll lifestyle lived to the full, and now cancer. Still recording and touring around his treatment, what keeps him playing?
BBC's television program HARDtalk gets the answers in the 25-minute video below:
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