Black Sabbath - Tyr
Critic Score
Based on 2 reviews
1990 Ratings: #302 / 310
User Score
Based on 57 ratings
1990 Ratings: #51
August 20, 1990 / Release Date
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Heavy Metal / Genres
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It's messy, even a bit boring, but it's passable... That's legitimately all I have to say. Not my fault the review sucks, Black Sabbath is not giving me very much material to work with here. I can praise this album on the behalf that it's music. I don't wanna sit here all night looking at a couple sentences... so bye bye 🙂
Discography Diaries #5: Black Sabbath
Album #15: Tyr
Genre: Heavy Metal
Date: 30/08/2020
Time: 12:00 PM

We're almost at the end of Black Sabbaths discography with only a few more albums to go and today we're gonna be talking about the bands 15th album, Tyr. This era of Black Sabbaths career, for lack of better words, has been utter crap, not a single project stood out and they seem to just be getting worse and worse overtime, I just want an actual good Black Sabbath album again but I doubt ... read more
"Feels Good to me" makes "Stranger to Love" look like "Yesterday".
While I think Tyr is far from Black Sabbath's worst work, this is definitely one of their most boring and messy releases I have heard thus far.

Just as an example about how messy this album is, the song Feels Good To Me wasn't even supposed to be on the album. They only put it on here solely because the group wanted it to be released as a single. As a result, towards the end of the album you have a song so tonally out of place from the rest of the songs, only for it to move onto yet another ... read more
JEEEEzus. Music just doesn't get much worse than this, I'm afraid. Did you notice that not one, but TWO of these riffs are swiped pointblank from old Sabbath tunes? Did you notice that track 2 is pretty much the only good song on here?
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Added on: May 14, 2013