Tony Iommi is planning extra music “within the vein” of his ‘Scent of Darkish’ tune.
The Black Sabbath legend just lately dropped a solo single and fragrance of the identical identify, that includes symphonic strings, and the 73-year-old guitar god has revealed he needs to proceed writing music identical to that.
In a YouTube video entitled ‘Tony Iommi New 12 months 2022 Message’, he teased: “A few fascinating issues [have] occurred to me within the final yr, one being they’ve named a fossil after me — a 480-million-year [old] fossil [called] Iommi, which I am actually happy with.
“It’s good! I by no means thought that might occur. And the following factor that occurred, which once more I might by no means have believed, is I’ve bought my very own fragrance out.
“That’s actually nice for me as a result of I’ve all the time been for a lot of, a few years in several colognes and aftershaves and no matter else.”
He added: “I actually loved it, and the response has been unbelievable.
“I’m going to proceed in that vein of writing stuff like that. It was an important expertise. … My spouse performed the ghost on the finish of the video, and [at] the start, so take a look!”
The musician additionally heaped reward on his former bandmate Ozzy Osbourne and teased the monitor Tony wrote for the 73-year-old rocker’s upcoming solo LP.
Tony gushed: “He’s performed some nice vocals on it.
“I used to be actually happy with what he’s performed — he’s singing very well.”
Though Tony and Ozzy are in common contact, they “do not actually communicate” immediately as a result of the ‘Paranoid’ singer will get confused by completely different time zones within the US and UK in order that they largely talk by textual content.
Tony stated just lately: “We’re in contact rather a lot. We don’t actually communicate as a result of we’re ineffective on the cellphone, the pair of us. I feel we stopped that when he used to cellphone me at 2 o’clock within the morning and I’d go, ‘Oz, it’s 2 o’clock within the morning.’ ‘Oh, oh, sorry. All proper. Bye.’
“He forgets about what time it’s in England, and naturally when the cellphone goes at the moment of the morning you assume, ‘Oh, Christ. What’s that? Any individual’s died or one thing has occurred.’ And naturally it’s him going, ‘Oh, oh, oh, oh, sorry. I didn’t realize it was that point.’ So we are likely to type of simply textual content now.”