Black Sabbath Launch 2013 World Tour -
Black Sabbath kicked off their much anticipated reunion tour this past weekend with a sold-out show at the Vector Arena in Auckland, New Zealand.
The show featured all of the original Black
Sabbath members asides from drummer Bill
Ward, who was replaced by Ozzy's long-time touring drummer
Clufetos, who has also played and toured with Alice Cooper, Rob Zombie and Ted Nugent, performed with Sabbath for a trio of live dates in 2012.
Ozzy Osborne and co opened the set with Black Sabbath classic 'War Pigs' which was met with raucous reception from the audience. The heavy metal pioneers performed two new songs from their upcoming album '13. The first of which was their new track released this past Friday 'God Is Dead?' as well as 'End Of The Beginning.'
The Black Sabbath setlist from Auckland was:
War Pigs (from Paranoid, 1970)
Into The Void (from Master of Reality, 1971)
Under The Sun (from Black Sabbath Vol 4, 1972)
Snowblind (from Black Sabbath Vol 4, 1972)
Electric Funeral (from Paranoid, 1970)
Black Sabbath (from Black Sabbath, 1970)
Behind The Wall of Sleep (from Black Sabbath, 1970)
N.I.B. (from Black Sabbath, 1970)
End of the Beginning (from 13, 2013)
Fairies Wears Boots (from Paranoid, 1970)
Symptom of the Universe (from Sabotage, 1975)
Iron Man (from Paranoid, 1970)
God Is Dead? (from 13, 2013)
Dirty Women (from Technical Ecstasy, 1976)
Children of the Grave (from Master of Reality, 1971)
Paranoid (from Paranoid, 1970)