Black Sabbath New Album 13 to Release June 2013

Rock Legends Black Sabbath will release their new album 13 in June 2013 on Vertigo (worldwide) and Vertigo/Republic in the US. Produced by the famous Rick Rubin (Linkin Park, Josh Groban, Black Sabbath, ZZ Top..), 13 marks the Grammy-winning, Rock and Roll of Fame inductees’ return to their original label; it ‘s the group’s first studio album together since 1978’s Never Say Die !.

The original Black SabbathOzzy Osbourne (Vocals), Tony Iommi (guitar) and Geezer Butler (bass) – have recorded the album primarily in Los Angeles and were joined at the sessions by drummer Brad Wilk (Rage Against the Machine).

In advance of the album’s release, Black Sabbath will head to New Zealand, Australia and Japan for live performances. Additional tour plans will be revealed later.

DATE         CITY                                    VENUE

Sat 4/20      Auckland, New Zealand        Vector Arena
Mon 4/22    Auckland, New Zealand       Vector Arena
Thu 4/25     Brisbane, Australia                Entertainment Centre
Sat 4/27      Sydney, Australia                  All Phones Arena
Mon 4/29    Melbourne, Australia            Rod Laver Arena
Wed 5/1      Melbourne, Australia            Rod Laver Arena
Sat 5/4        Perth, Australia                     Perth Arena
Sun 5/12     Tokyo, Japan                        Ozzfest – Makuhari Messe

Watch the album teaser below