Looking forward to June 2013!
Then, when the time finally came to cut the album, Rubin threw in a wrench of his own. Sitting the band down in his Los Angeles home, he played them their first album, 1970’s brutally primitive Black Sabbath. “I wanted to make an album that stood alongside their first four albums,” Rubin says. “The first album wasn’t a straightforward heavy metal record. You could hear the jazz influence, so that was the goal, and to capture that live interaction.”