“We hope the royals will enjoy it,” says Ozzy Osbourne of July 4 show at Hyde Park
Black Sabbath have been named the third headliners of Barclaycard British Summer Time festival at London’s Hyde Park, with a show on July 4.
Other acts on the bill include Soundgarden, Faith No More, Motörhead, Soulfly, Hell, Bo Ningen and Wolfmother. Tickets go on sale at 9am on Friday. To mark the festival announcement, Black Sabbath’s logo was marked out in Hyde Park, and set on fire. A video of the stunt can be seen below.
Their line-up features original members Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler. Founding drummer Bill Ward left in 2012.
Other confirmed headliners for the festival are McBusted (July 6) and Neil Young And Crazy Horse (July 12).
The confirmed line-up for July 4 is as follows:
Great Oak Stage
Faith No More
Kobra And The Lotus
The Gravel Tones
Hang The Bastard
A Plastic Rose
Rise To Remain