Aah, I always knew Tony Iommi was a man with impeccable taste in guitars. Turns out Mr. Iommi used several Taylor acoustic guitars during the creation of Black Sabbath’s awesome new album 13, and he’s teamed up with the good folks at Taylor for the ultimate sweepstakes, where you can win a trip to see Sabbath in Las Vegas staying at the MGM Grand, and receive your very own Taylor GS Mini signed by Iommi, as well as a Taylor Guitars prize pack and a signed copy of 13. Full details in the press release below.
Taylor Guitars Announces the Tony Iommi of Black Sabbath Sweepstakes
EL CAJON, Calif. – August 14, 2013 – In celebration of Black Sabbath’s nineteenth studio album, 13, Taylor Guitars is giving one lucky fan the opportunity to celebrate with an ultimate sweepstakes. One winner and a guest will fly from the domestic United States to see lead guitarist and Taylor player Tony Iommi and Black Sabbath perform in Las Vegas on September 1, 2013. Guests will enjoy accommodations at the MGM Grand, a Taylor GS Mini guitar signed by Iommi, a signed copy of 13, and a Taylor Guitars prize pack.
Iommi’s relationship with Taylor Guitars spans several years and several more guitars. During the recording of 13, Iommi had an assortment of Taylors in the studio, including an 816ce and 914ce. Iommi also has a T5, T3 and GS Mini in his Taylor arsenal.
Now through August 23, fans can enter-to-win by visiting the Taylor Guitars website at
The winner of the sweepstakes will be randomly selected. For a complete list of rules and regulations, please click here.
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