Black Sabbath – Reunion – CD
Reunion is a live album by the British heavy metal band Black Sabbath. It was released in 1998 and features recordings from the band’s reunion concert at the Birmingham NEC Arena in December 1997. The album marks the return of the original lineup of Black Sabbath, including vocalist Ozzy Osbourne, guitarist Tony Iommi, bassist Geezer Butler, and drummer Bill Ward.
Reunion captures the energy and power of Black Sabbath’s live performance, showcasing their iconic songs from the 1970s. The album includes classic tracks like “Paranoid,” “Iron Man,” “War Pigs,” and “N.I.B.,” among others. The live renditions of these songs demonstrate the band’s raw and heavy sound, with Tony Iommi’s legendary guitar riffs, Ozzy Osbourne’s distinctive vocals, and the tight rhythm section provided by Geezer Butler and Bill Ward.
The reunion concert and subsequent release of Reunion marked a significant moment for Black Sabbath and their dedicated fan base. It was the first time in many years that the original lineup had performed together, and the album captured the excitement and nostalgia of the reunion.
In addition to the live tracks, “Reunion” also includes four studio recordings of previously unreleased songs: “Psycho Man,” “Selling My Soul,” “Dirty Women,” and “Iron Man” (reworked version). These studio tracks showcased the band’s continued songwriting abilities and demonstrated that they still had the power to create new music.
Reunion received positive reviews from both fans and critics, who praised the band’s live performance and the inclusion of the new studio tracks. The album’s success further solidified Black Sabbath’s status as one of the pioneers of heavy metal and showcased the enduring appeal of their music.
Reunion stands as a testament to the legacy and influence of Black Sabbath, capturing the band at a pivotal moment in their career and providing a powerful live experience for fans to enjoy.
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Behind The Wall Of Sleep
Fairies Wear Boots
Into The Void
Sabbath Bloody Sabbath
Orchid/Lord Of This World
Children Of The Grave
Selling My Soul