Tony Iommi shares first new music in 8 years, Scent of Dark, accompanied by his own fragrance

Tony Iommi
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Tony Iommi has released his first new music in eight years, Scent Of Dark, and has marked the much-awaited occasion by announcing he’s embarking on a wholly unexpected career path: perfumery.

That’s right, to usher in Scent Of Dark, the Black Sabbath icon will also be releasing a fragrance, designed in collaboration with luxury Italian perfume house Xerjoff and Sergio Momo.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer,

Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.