In the following video, Black Sabbath perform their masterpiece “War Pigs” live at the Olympia Theater in Paris, France (December 20, 1970). This was almost 52 years ago, but it still rings true, in fact every line Ozzy sings is still true word for word. Geezer had it dead-on when he wrote this damn song. This is a lyrical masterpiece. As someone wrote, this is “a stark and grim reminder of how the reckless and selfish decisions of a few would affect the lives of many“. Watch and feel it.
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Heaven and Hell is one of the best songs of the Dio era of Black Sabbath. Released over forty years ago (in 1980) with the homonymous 9th studio album, it was their first after Ozzy left the band. And it rocked. Some may say this is not Sabbath, but that’s another story. Just listen: