BLACK SABBATH - Master of Reality 12" Vinyl LP Album

This is the English release of "Master of Reality" , the third album released by the British Heavy Metal band: Black Sabbath.

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Production & Recording Information

The album: "BLACK SABBATH - Master of Reality" was produced by: Rodger Bain for Tony Hall Enterprises

  Rodger Bain is a British music producer who has been working with "Tony Hall Enterprises" and "Tuesday Productions", during the early 1970s he has been known for producing music albums for Black Sabbath , Budgie, Judas Priest.

This album was recorded at: Island Studios, London, England

Album cover design: Mike Stanford, Bloomsbury group

Album cover photography: Marcus Keef (1934-2012)


Music Genre:

Heavy Metal, Hard Rock, British Heavy Metal, NWOBHM

Label & Catalognr:

WWA Records WWA 008

Media Format:

Record Format: 12" Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 230 gram  

Year & Country:

1971 Made in England

Musicians:
  • John Michael "Ozzy" Osbourne

      Ozzy Osbourne (real-name: John Michael Osbourne) - Lead Singer in the British Heav Metal bands "Black Sabbath" and "Osbourne", he has been active in music as singer, producer, TV star since 1967 and has performed in the bands: Approach (1968), Black Sabbath (1969-2017), Music Machine (1967-1968), Ozzy Osbourne (1980-Today), Rare Breed (1968)

  • Tony Iommi - Guitars

      Tony Iommi is a British Guitarist best known as guitarist in the NWOBHM band "Black Sabbath", Tony Iommi started his musical career in 1967 and has played guitar is a dozen of bands. These bands are (alphabetical order) Belch, Black Sabbath , Heaven & Hell, Iommi, Jethro Tull , Mythology, The Rest, The Rockin' Chevrolets, Velvett Fogg Whocares.

  • Terence "Geezer" Butler - Bass

      Geezer Butler an English Bass player mainly known for playing with Ozzy Osbourne in the bands "Black Sabbath" and "Ozzy Osbourne (Band)" , other bands he has performed in are: Geezer Butler Band, Geezer, Heaven & Hell, Rare Breed, The Ruums.

  • Bill Ward - Drums

      Bill Ward drummer with the British Heavy Metal "Black Sabbath" from 1969 until 2012 with several breaks inbetween during which he performed with bands like: Bill Ward (Band), Black Sabbath , Day of Errors, Max Havoc, Mythology, The Mezmerist, The Rest.

Tracklisting Side A:
  1. Sweet Leaf
  2. After Forever
  3. Embryo
  4. Children of the Grave
Tracklisting Side B:
  1. Orchid
  2. Lord of this World
  3. Solitude
  4. Into the Void

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BLACK SABBATH Selected Vinyl Discography

This listing is a discography of selected vinyl records by Black Sabbath and release in the period 1970 until 1990.

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 BLACK SABBATH - Attention! Volume Two ( 1975, UK )  12" LP
 WWA 101 , 1975 , United Kingdom

This album "Attention! Volume Two" is a compilation album with Black Sabbath songs from the 1970's and includes some classic songs like: "Rat Salad" and "War Pigs".

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BLACK SABBATH - Self-Titled 12" LP
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Vertigo 847.903 847903 , 1970 , France

"Black Sabbath" is the debut album by the British Heavy Metal band with the same name.

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BLACK SABBATH - Born Again ( Offensive Album Cover )
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Vertigo 814 271 , 1983 , West-Germany

This album cover eventually caused controversy and has been hated by some fans.

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BLACK SABBATH - Collection Vol 1 3LP Box-set
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Discos Victoria VLP-101 / 30.465, 30.466, 30.467 / 9094/3, Iberofon SA , 1984 , Spain

This "Collection Vol 1" is a hard to find compilation box-set containing 3 12" vinyl LP's.

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BLACK SABBATH - Dehumanizer
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  I.R.S 7 13155 , 1992 , EEC

Dehumanizer is the first album in over a decade to re-unite Ronnie James Dio and Vinny Appice

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BLACK SABBATH - Eternal Idol
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Vertigo 832 708 , 1987, Netherlands

The Eternal Idol is the thirteenth studio album by Black Sabbath, released in December 1987. It is the first of several Black Sabbath albums to feature longtime vocalist Tony Martin.

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BLACK SABBATH - Greatest Hits ( White Label )
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NEMS NEL 6009 , 1977 , West-Germany

This is the "Greatest Hits" compilation album released in 1977 on the NEMS Record Label. The illustration on the album front cover is "El Triunfo de la Muerte" by Pieter Bruegel, El Viejo and the record's label is white with black typography

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BLACK SABBATH - Greatest Hits ( "Fried Egg" Label )
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1977

This is the "Greatest Hits" compilation album released in 1977 on the NEMS Record Label. The illustration on the album front cover is "El Triunfo de la Muerte" by Pieter Bruegel, El Viejo and the record's label shows a "Fried Egg".

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BLACK SABBATH - Headless Cross
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 I.R.S. 064-24 1005 , 1989 , EEC

This album "Headless Cross" has been released in 1989 on the I.R.S. Record Label and the band features "Brian May" , "Tony Martin", "Cozy Powell" and "Laurence Cottle".

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BLACK SABBATH - Heaven and Hell
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Vertigo 6302 017 (6302 017) , 1980 , Germany

"Heaven and Hell" was the first album after singer Ozzy Osbourne left the band and was the first album featuring Ronnie James Dio , formerly of Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow, who brought his own unique style of song writing and vocalisation to the "Black Sabbath" band.

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BLACK SABBATH - Live Evil 2Lp Germany
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Vertigo 6302 202 , 1983 , West-Germany

"Live Evil", released in 1982 and in January 1983 in the UK, is the first "official" live album by British heavy metal band Black Sabbath, the previously released Live at Last (1980) not having been sanctioned by the band. It was recorded with Ronnie James Dio singing and is a document of the Mob Rules World Tour

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BLACK SABBATH - Live Evil 2LP Netherlands
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BLACK SABBATH - Live Evil 2LP Netherlands
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Vertigo PRID 11 / 826-882 , 1983 , Netherlands

"Live Evil" is the first official live album by British heavy metal band Black Sabbath.

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BLACK SABBATH - Master of Reality ( USA )
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NEMS - NEL 6004 , 1976 , USA

This album "Master of Reality (US)" is the third album released by the British Heavy Metal band: Black Sabbath.

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BLACK SABBATH - Master of Reality ( Canada )
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Warner Bros (WB) Records BS 2562 , Canada

This is the Canadian release of "Master of Reality" the third album released by the British Heavy Metal band: Black Sabbath.

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BLACK SABBATH - Master of Reality ( WWA Records )
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WWA Records WWA 008 , 1971 , England

This is the English release of "Master of Reality" , the third album released by the British Heavy Metal band: Black Sabbath.

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BLACK SABBATH - Never Say Die
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Vertigo 9124 101 , Vertigo 9124 101 1978 , Germany

"Never Say Day" is the 1978 official full-length album by the British Rock band "Black Sabbath"

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BLACK SABBATH - Paranoid ( Gt. Britain )
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Vertigo 6360 011 (6360011)    , 1970 , England

This is the collectable copy of Paranoid with the full swirl on the inner sleeve as well as on the record label. This page describes all the details of this album Paranoid.

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BLACK SABBATH - Paranoid ( Germany )
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Vertigo AA 6360 011 (6360011)    , 1970 , Germany

This is an early German release of Paranoid by Black Sabbath with the full swirl on the record label. This page describes all the details of this album.

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BLACK SABBATH - Sabotage
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Warner Bros BS 2822 , 1975 , USA

This page describes "Sabotage" the sixth full-length album by "Black Sabbath" and released in 1975.

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BLACK SABBATH - Vol 4 ( Full Swirl , 1972 )
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Vertigo 6360 071 , 1972 , United Kingdom

"Vol 4" was originally to be titled Snowblind, after one of several tracks referring to cocaine use. The album was recorded in California, the first time Sabbath had recorded a studio album outside the United Kingdom.  

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BLACK SABBATH - Vol 4 ( France )
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Vertigo 6360 071 , 1972 , France

This is the French Edition of Black Sabbath's Vol 4 which was originally to be titled Snowblind, after one of several tracks referring to cocaine use. The album was recorded in California, the first time Sabbath had recorded a studio album outside the United Kingdom.

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BLACK SABBATH - We Sold Our Soul for Rock and Roll
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Victoria Records VLP 106 / 40.470 , 1984 , Spain

This is the rare Spanish Edition of Black Sabbath's - We Sold Our Soul for Rock and Roll".

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