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  IAN GILLAN AND TONY IOMMI TO RELEASE 'WHO CARES'
8th May 2012

ian gillan tony iommi



Deep Purple's Ian Gillan and Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi took everybody by surprise in 2011 by releasing a charity single: 'Out Of My Mind', renewing the collaboration that led the pair recording Black Sabbath's 'Born Again' album in 1984.

For the occasion, the two rock legends called a few friends, asking for some 'help'. None other than Jason Newsted, Jon Lord and Nicko McBrain completed the supergroup.

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The single was a joyful and inspired moment. The spark to bring Iommi and Gillan in a studio, together again was to finance the rebuilding of a music school in Armenia they had visited together on various occasions in past years.

Far from being a spectacular charity project, 'Who Cares' was a nice gesture, done with class, from two musicians with nothing to prove, willing to support music, where music is considered a luxury.

'Who Cares' will be released on June 22nd on earMUSIC.






 

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