Nov
30

2nd Auckland Date Announced

BLACK SABBATH
New Zealand Tour 2013

Original Band Members Reunite for First New Zealand Show in Nearly 40 Years

FIRST SHOW SOLD OUT
SECOND SHOW CONFIRMED FOR MONDAY 22 APRIL, 2013

FRIDAY 30 NOVEMBER, 2012 – BLACK SABBATH – the band credited with creating heavy metal and one of the most influential bands of all time will perform in New Zealand next April - their first New Zealand show in nearly 40 years.

Tickets to the Saturday 20 April show sold out within moments this morning, now a second show has been confirmed for MONDAY, 22 APRIL at Auckland’s Vector Arena, tickets are on sale now through Ticketmaster – www.livenation.co.nz

Original band members – the Prince of Darkness himself: Ozzy Osbourne, bassist Geezer Butler and guitarist Tony Iommi will make a thunderous return to New Zealand in April 2013 for an arena show at Auckland’s Vector Arena on Saturday April 20 - their first New Zealand concert since performing at the Great Ngaruawahia Music Festival in January 1973.

More than 40 years on, this Iconic band continues to be held in the highest regard:

“Greatest Metal Band of All Time” – MTV
“Amongst the 100 Greatest Artists of All Time” – Rolling Stone
“Iron Man…One of the Greatest Metal Songs of All Time” – VH-1
“Paranoid is the birthplace of heavy metal” – Time Magazine
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.

Prepare to be blown away by these living Rock Legends: BLACK SABBATH.  Never Say Die!

AUCKLAND          VECTOR ARENA        SATURDAY APRIL 20 – SOLD OUT
AUCKLAND          VECTOR ARENA        MONDAY APRIL 22 – NEW SHOW

For complete tour and ticketing information, visit: www.livenation.co.nz