HEAVEN AND HELL — the band featuring BLACK SABBATH guitarist Tony Iommi and bassist Geezer Butler, singer Ronnie James Dio, and drummer Vinny Appice (BLACK SABBATH, DIO) — will be the featured guests on this week's "Bloody Roots" on Sirius Satellite Radio. "Hear first hand accounts of the difficult creation of 'Heaven and Hell' and 'Mob Rules' albums, plus comical accounts of Tony Iommi's practical jokes, and decades of perspective on the heavy metal phenomenon," according to a press release. "Host Ian Christe guides the heaviest quartet on Earth with an iron hand, and plays raw tracks from their earliest days to shake the stories loose."
HEAVEN AND HELL on "Bloody Roots":
Tuesday, April 10 @ 9:00 p.m. ET
Thursday, April 12 @ 7:00 p.m. ET
Friday, April 13 @ 3:00 p.m. ET
Saturday, April 14 @ 3:00 p.m. ET
Sunday, April 15 @ 12:00 p.m. ET
HEAVEN AND HELL made its U.S. live debut on March 30 at the Radio City Music Hall in New York City. The entire show — which featured no opening acts — was filmed/recorded for an upcoming DVD and CD, to be released before the end of the year via Rhino. Check out pictures from the concert at Wire Image.
As previously reported, HEAVEN AND HELL will be the featured guests on the nationally syndicated radio show "Rockline" airing tomorrow (Wednesday, April 11). The live show begins at 8:30 p.m. PT / 11:30 p.m. ET, and fans are encouraged to call in with questions during the program at (800) 344-ROCK (7625). To find a station near you, check out www.rocklineradio.com.
Several full-length video clips of HEAVEN AND HELL performing on March 13 at Rexall Place in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada have been posted online at YouTube.com. Check them out at this location.
HEAVEN AND HELL's U.S. trek with support from MEGADETH and MACHINE HEAD will launch April 22 in Phoenix, Arizona.