ROOTS of Black Sabbath’s Debut | 50 Years of Metal II on SiriusXM
Week of February 8, 2020
Sat 2/8, 6PM ET
Sun 2/9, 1PM ET
Mon 2/10, 9AM ET
Tues 2/11, 4PM ET
Thurs 2/13, 9PM ET
We light the torches to celebrate fifty years since February 13, 1970, and the release of the debut Black Sabbath LP. Join us for an hour featuring every track from every international version of the record, including early live versions, alternate takes, and latter-day tributes. The beast has thrived for five decades —long live heavy metal, hails to Black Sabbath, and know your Roots!
Discover the origins, rise, and explosion of heavy metal from Black Sabbath onwards in SOUND OF THE BEAST: The Complete Headbanging History of Heavy Metal, by Roots host Ian Christe.
BLACK SABBATH – “Evil Woman” from EVIL WOMAN
BLACK SABBATH – “Black Sabbath (Alternate Take)” from BLACK SABBATH EXPANDED
BULLRING BRUMMIES – “The Wizard” from NATIVITY IN BLACK
BLACK SABBATH – “Behind The Wall Of Sleep” from PAST LIVES: PARIS 1970
OZZY OSBOURNE – “N.I.B.” from SPEAK OF THE DEVIL
BLACK SABBATH – “Sleeping Village (Regent Sound)” from BLACK SABBATH EXPANDED
AYNSLEY DUNBAR’S RETALIATION – “Warning”
BLACK SABBATH 2017 – “Wicked World” from THE ANGELIC SESSIONS
TYPE O NEGATIVE – “Black Sabbath (from the Satanic Perspective)” from NATIVITY IN BLACK
Roots is Sound of the Beast author (and Bazillion Points publisher) Ian Christe’s heavy metal history show on Sirius XM Liquid Metal channel 40. Since June 2004, each weekly show has examined another subgenre, band, movement, country, or theme in metal, punk, and heavy rock. The show is available on-demand online from SiriusXM.com.