Live at Hammersmith Odeon

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This article is about a Black Sabbath album. For similarly titled albums by other artists, see Live at the Hammersmith Odeon (disambiguation).
Live at Hammersmith Odeon
Live album by Black Sabbath
Released 1 May 2007
Recorded 31 December 1981 – 2 January 1982
Genre Heavy metal
Length 1:19:41
Label Rhino Handmade
Producer Black Sabbath
Black Sabbath live albums chronology
Past Lives
Live at Hammersmith Odeon
Live... Gathered in Their Masses

Live at Hammersmith Odeon is a live Black Sabbath album recorded at three concerts between 31 December 1981 and 2 January 1982, during the Mob Rules tour. It was released on 1 May 2007 in a limited edition of 5000, which sold out immediately.

The songs "Country Girl" and "Slipping Away" make their debut on official live releases.

The CD was released only as a digipak, featuring a mini reproduction of a tour programme. Although there is a UK tour programme for the Mob Rules dates, the one included with this release is actually that for the January 1981 UK dates, which were part of the Heaven and Hell tour. The cover photo is also from said tour.

Though the limited run of the album is no longer on sale, the 2010 two disc Deluxe Edition of Mob Rules includes the Live at Hammersmith Odeon on its second disc.

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars [1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "E5150" (Ronnie James Dio, Tony Iommi, Geezer Butler)
  2. "Neon Knights" (Dio, Iommi, Butler, Bill Ward)
  3. "N.I.B." (Ozzy Osbourne, Iommi, Butler, Ward)
  4. "Children of the Sea" (Dio, Iommi, Butler, Ward)
  5. "Country Girl" (Dio, Iommi, Butler)
  6. "Black Sabbath" (Osbourne, Iommi, Butler, Ward)
  7. "War Pigs" (Osbourne, Iommi, Butler, Ward)
  8. "Slipping Away" (Dio, Iommi, Butler)
  9. "Iron Man" (Osbourne, Iommi, Butler, Ward)
  10. "The Mob Rules" (Dio, Iommi, Butler)
  11. "Heaven and Hell" (Dio, Iommi, Butler, Ward)
  12. "Paranoid" (Osbourne, Iommi, Butler, Ward)
  13. "Voodoo" (Dio, Iommi, Butler)
  14. "Children of the Grave" (Osbourne, Iommi, Butler, Ward)


See also[edit]


  1. ^ Prato, Greg. "Black Sabbath: Live at Hammersmith Odeon > Review" at AllMusic. Retrieved 14 September 2011.
  2. ^ Saulnier, Jason (24 March 2012). "Vinny Appice Interview". Music Legends. Retrieved 6 May 2013. 

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