THURSDAY NOVEMBER 29, 2012 – BLACK SABBATH – the band credited with creating heavy metal and one of the most influential bands of all time – has added a 2nd and final Melbourne show to their first Australian tour in nearly 40 years.
With tickets for the first Melbourne show now sold out, Black Sabbath have confirmed they will perform a 2nd and final show at Melbourne’s Rod Laver Arena on Monday 29 April.
Tickets for the 2nd and final Melbourne show go on sale at midday Friday December 7.
My Live Nation members can access tickets first, during the exclusive member pre-sale beginning 10am Tuesday December 4. Sign up at www.livenation.com.au
Original band members – the Prince of Darkness himself: Ozzy Osbourne, bassist Geezer Butler and guitarist Tony Iommi will make a thunderous return to Australia in April 2013 for packed out arena shows in their first Aussie shows since 1974.
Black Sabbath released their self-titled debut album on February 13, 1970. Their follow up album, the seminal UK #1 masterpiece, featured the all-time rock anthems War Pigs, Iron Man and title track, Paranoid.
More than 40 years on, the iconic Black Sabbath continues to be held in the highest regard and has sold in excess of 70 million records worldwide.
Black Sabbath is currently recording their first new studio album in more than 33 years, helmed by seven-time Grammy winning producer, Rick Rubin. The album is due for release in April 2013.
BRISBANE ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE THURSDAY APRIL 25
SYDNEY ALLPHONES ARENA SATURDAY APRIL 27
MELBOURNE ROD LAVER ARENA MONDAY APRIL 29 2nd show
MELBOURNE ROD LAVER ARENA WEDNESDAY MAY 1 sold out!
PERTH PERTH ARENA SATURDAY MAY 4
2ND MELBOURNE SHOW TICKETS ON SALE MIDDAY FRIDAY DECEMBER 7
All Other Shows On Sale Now
My Live Nation pre-sale runs 10am Tuesday Dec 4 until 10am Wednesday Dec 5 *or until allocation is exhausted
My Ticketek pre-sale runs from midday Wednesday Dec 5 until 5pm Thursday Dec 6*or until allocation is exhausted
For complete tour and ticketing information, visit: www.livenation.com.au