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“They finally settled on the name Black Sabbath in August 1969, based on the film of the same name. The band had noticed how people enjoyed being frightened; inspired, the band decided to play a heavy blues style of music laced with gloomy sounds and lyrics. While recording their first album, [Geezer] Butler read an occult book and woke up to a dark figure at the end of his bed. Butler told [Ozzy] Osbourne about it and together they wrote the lyrics to ‘Black Sabbath’, their first song in a darker vein.” (Wikipedia)
Black Sabbath Black Sabbath Live Paris 1970