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The guitar is a limited edition of Iommi's beloved 1964 Special SG.
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The multi-talented musician, songwriter and producer is currently working on new music.
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The band say members will be able to get their hands on “rare cuts, demos, rough mixes and live rarities."
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The record went on to become the first album designated as thrash metal to go platinum in the US.
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The Macrostylis metallicola is living off the coast of Hawaii.
An awe-inspiring time-lapse video shows the week-long set-up that goes into the metal band’s pyrotechnic-filled performances.