Black Sabbath CD Discography, August 1980-October 1982

Mob Rules
  1. Turn Up The Night
  2. Voodoo
  3. The Sign Of The Southern Cross
  4. E5150
  5. Mob Rules
  6. Country Girl
  7. Slippin' Away
  8. Falling Off The Edge Of The World
  9. Over And Over
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  • Abril Music 4105010-2, Brazil, 1999
      - Remastered release
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  • Warner Bros/Rhino Entertainment R2 515959, Canada, October 7th, 2008
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  • Sanctuary Midline Records/Gimcastle Communications SMRCD073, EU, October 25th, 2004
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Dionet-00818
  • Vertigo 830 777-2, Germany, 1991-1993
      - "MADE IN W.GERMANY" text printed on the bottom of the CD
      - "MADE IN GERMANY" text printed on the shiny side of the CD
      - Printed inner circle of the CD
      - No catalog numer printed on the inside of the back sleeve
      - PG 899 code printed on the back sleeve
      - Released almost certainly between 1991-1993
      - Click here for back sleeve picture.
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  • Vertigo 830 777-2, Germany
      - Reissue, release date unknown
      - "Made in Germany" text on CD
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  • Vertigo 830 777-2, Germany
      - Reissue, release date unknown
      - "Made in Germany" text on CD
      - "MADE IN GERMANY" text on the shiny side
      - Small clear inner ring on the CD
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  • Vertigo 23PD-126, Japan, March 5th, 1989
      - Includes a title strip and an insert
      - Promo release, includes a promo sticker on the back sleeve
      - Includes a red bar with price 2300 JPY on it on the title strip
      - Click here for back sleeve picture
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  • Vertigo PHCR-6073, Japan, February 26th, 1992
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  • Teichiku Entertainment TECW-20184, Japan, March 21st, 1996
      - Reissue, remastered
      - Includes a title strip
      - Promo release, has a promo sticker on the title strip as well as black SAMPLE text on the CD matrix area (not very visible in the picture)
      - Click here for titlestrip picture
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  • Victor VICP-61286, Japan, March 7th, 2001
      - Remastered release
      - Promo release
      - Includes a title strip
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  • Castle Communications ESM CD 332, UK, 24.02.1996
      - Remastered version
      - Includes lyrics
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  • Warner Bros 3605-2, USA, July 7th, 1987
      - Includes a long box with normal jewel case inside
      - Bar code on the right side of the back sleeve of the actual sleeve
      - Apparently the original CD release
      - Identical CD and back sleeve compared to the non-long box release
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  • Warner Bros 3605-2, USA
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  • Warner Bros/BMG Direct Marketing D 101864, USA
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  • Warner Bros/Rhino Entertainment R2 515959, USA, October 7th, 2008
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  • Warner Bros/Rhino Entertainment R2 515959, USA, October 7th, 2008
      - Remastered release
      - Reissue
      - Includes an insert
      - Promo release, has a promo stamp on the booklet and the bar code is punched out
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Mob Rules - Deluxe Edition
CD 1:
  1. Turn Up The Night
  2. Voodoo
  3. The Sign Of The Southern Cross
  4. E5150
  5. Mob Rules
  6. Country Girl
  7. Slippin' Away
  8. Falling Off The Edge Of The World
  9. Over And Over
  10. Die Young (+)
  11. Mob Rules (Heavy Metal soundtrack version)
CD 2:
  1. E5-150
  2. Neon Knights (***)
  3. N.I.B. (**)
  4. Children Of The Sea (**)
  5. Country Girl (**)
  6. Black Sabbath (*)
  7. War Pigs (**)
  8. Slipping Away (*)
  9. Iron Man (**)
  10. Mob Rules (*)
  11. Heaven And Hell (**)
  12. Paranoid (*)
  13. Voodoo (***)
  14. Children Of The Grave (*)
    (+) = Live version from unknown location, taken from Mob Rules 12" single B side
    (*) = Recorded live at the Hammersmith Odeon, London, UK, on December 31st, 1981
    (**) = Recorded live at the Hammersmith Odeon, London, UK, on January 1st, 1982
    (***) = Recorded live at the Hammersmith Odeon, London, UK, on January 2nd, 1982
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  • Universal Music/Sanctuary Records 2735070, Germany, April 5th, 2010
      - Remastered release
      - Reissue, titled as "Mob Rules - Deluxe Edition"
      - Comes in a gatefold digipak sleeve with a plastic slipcase over it
      - Includes an insert
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  • Universal Music/Sanctuary Records 2735070, Germany, April 5th, 2010
      - Remastered release
      - Promo release, has a promo sticker on the back sleeve, apparently for UK promo use
      - Reissue, titled as "Mob Rules - Deluxe Edition"
      - Comes in a gatefold digipak sleeve with a plastic slipcase over it
      - Includes an insert
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Dionet-00442
  • Universal Music/Sanctuary Records UICY-94474/5, Japan, April 20th, 2010
      - Remastered release, SHM-CD
      - Reissue, titled as "Mob Rules - Deluxe Edition"
      - Comes in cardboard mini-LP sleeves
      - Includes a title strip and inserts, as well as a sticker on the sleeve
      - Includes an individually numbered label card
      - Promo release, has a promo stamp on the CD and promo sticker on the title strip
      - Click here for CD 2 picture.
      - Click here for title strip picture.
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Dionet-00071
  • Universal Music 2735070, Thailand, May 2010
      - Remastered release
      - Reissue, titled as "Mob Rules - Deluxe Edition"
      - Comes in a gatefold digipak sleeve with a plastic slipcase over it
      - Includes an insert
      - Includes stickers on the front sleeve and distributor sticker on the back sleeve
      - Click here for back sleeve picture.
      - Click here for CD picture.
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Dionet-00072
  • Universal Music 2735070, Thailand, May 2010
      - Remastered release
      - Reissue, titled as "Mob Rules - Deluxe Edition"
      - Promo release, CDs marked as promo and bar code on back sleeve has a punch hole
      - Comes in a gatefold digipak sleeve with a plastic slipcase over it
      - Includes an insert
      - Includes stickers on the front sleeve and distributor sticker on the back sleeve
      - Click here for back sleeve picture.
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  • Universal Music, UK, March 2010
      - Remastered release
      - Promo release, CD-R discs
      - Titled as "Mob Rules - Deluxe Edition"
      - Comes in slipcases with printed sleeves
      - Click here for CD picture.
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Live Evil
  1. E5150
  2. Neon Knights
  3. N.I.B.
  4. Children Of The Sea
  5. Voodoo
  6. Black Sabbath
  7. Iron Man
  8. Mob Rules
  9. Heaven And Hell
  10. The Sign Of The Southern Cross/Heaven And Hell (continued)
  11. Paranoid
  12. Children Of The Grave
  13. Fluff
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  • Vertigo 826 881-2, France, 1983
      - CD release date unknown
      - Clear inner circle on the CD
      - "MADE IN FRANCE BY PMDC" printed on the bottom circle of the CD
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  • Vertigo 826 881-2, France, 1983
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  • Vertigo 826 881-2, Germany, 1983
      - CD release date unknown, reissue
      - MADE IN GERMANY text on the CD
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Live Evil
  1. E5150
  2. Neon Knights
  3. N.I.B.
  4. Children Of The Sea
  5. Voodoo
  6. Black Sabbath
  7. War Pigs
  8. Iron Man
  9. Mob Rules
  10. Heaven And Hell
  11. The Sign Of The Southern Cross/Heaven And Hell (continued)
  12. Paranoid
  13. Children Of The Grave
  14. Fluff
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  • BMG/Castle Communications/Essential ESMCD333, Brazil, 2004
      - Remastered release
  • Sanctuary Midline Records SMRCD074, EU, October 25th, 2004
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  • Victor/Gimcastle Ltd VICP-61291, Japan, March 7th 2001
      - Remastered release
      - Includes a title strip and an insert
      - Reissue
      - Promo release
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  • Castle Communications ESM CD 333, UK, 22.04.1996
      - Remastered version
      - Includes lyrics
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Live Evil
CD 1:
  1. E5150
  2. Neon Knights
  3. N.I.B.
  4. Children Of The Sea
  5. Voodoo
  6. Black Sabbath
  7. War Pigs
  8. Iron Man
CD 2:
  1. Mob Rules
  2. Heaven And Hell
  3. The Sign Of The Southern Cross/Heaven And Hell (continued)
  4. Paranoid
  5. Children Of The Grave
  6. Fluff
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  • Warner Bros/Rhino Entertainment R2 515957, Canada, October 7th, 2008
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  • Universal Music/Sanctuary Records 2733929, Germany, April 5th, 2010
      - Remastered release
      - Reissue, titled as "Live Evil - Deluxe Edition"
      - Comes in a gatefold digipak sleeve with a plastic slipcase over it
      - Includes an insert
      - Click here for CD picture.
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  • Universal Music/Sanctuary Records 2733929, Germany, April 5th, 2010
      - Remastered release
      - Promo release, has a promo sticker on the back sleeve, apparently for UK promo use
      - Reissue, titled as "Live Evil - Deluxe Edition"
      - Comes in a gatefold digipak sleeve with a plastic slipcase over it
      - Includes an insert
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  • Warner Bros WB-23743, Japan/Canada
      - CDs and sleeves manufactured in Canada (identical to the Canadian pressing above except for some small differences in the matrix on the shiny side), title strip in Japan
      - Comes in separate jewel cases
      - Released apparently between 1994-1996
      - Click here for title strip picture.
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Dionet-00505
  • Teichiku Records TECW-35189/90, Japan, March 21st, 1996
      - Remastered release
      - Includes a title strip and an insert
      - Reissue
      - Promo release, has a promo sticker on the title strip as well as black SAMPLE text on the CD matrix area (not very visible in the picture)
      - Click here for titlestrip picture.
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Dionet-00152
  • Universal Music/Sanctuary Music UICY-94476/7, Japan, April 20th, 2010
      - Remastered release, SHM-CD
      - Reissue, titled as "Live Evil - Deluxe Edition"
      - Promo release, has a promo stamp on the CD and promo sticker on the title strip
      - Comes in cardboard mini-LP sleeves
      - Includes a title strip and inserts, as well as a sticker on the sleeve
      - Includes an individually numbered label card
      - Click here for titlestrip picture.
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  • Universal Music, UK, March 2010
      - Remastered release
      - Promo release, CD-R discs
      - titled as "Live Evil - Deluxe Edition"
      - Comes in slipcases with printed sleeves
      - Click here for CD picture.
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  • Warner Bros 9 23742-2, USA, July 7th, 1987
      - Longbox release
      - Likely that the CDs were released in separate cases.
  • Warner Bros 9 23742-2, USA, July 7th, 1987
      - Comes in a double CD case
      - Possibly the first edition, no IFPI codes printed on the CDs, matte sleeves on the booklet insert
      - Possibly released originally inside a longbox?
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  • Warner Bros/Rhino Entertainment R2 515957, USA, October 7th, 2008
      - Remastered release
      - Reissue
      - Comes in a slim 2CD case
      - Includes an insert
      - Has a sticker on the front sleeve as well as the US title sticker sealing the jewelcase
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  • Warner Bros/Rhino Entertainment R2 515957, USA, September 2008
      - Remastered release
      - Promo release, has a golden promo stamp on the back side of the booklet and bar code on the back sleeve punched out
      - Reissue
      - Comes in a slim 2CD case
      - Includes an insert
      - Has a sticker on the front sleeve as well as the US title sticker sealing the jewelcase
      - Click here for a picture of the back sleeve.
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Live At Hammersmith Odeon
  1. E5-150
  2. Neon Knights (***)
  3. N.I.B. (**)
  4. Children Of The Sea (**)
  5. Country Girl (**)
  6. Black Sabbath (*)
  7. War Pigs (**)
  8. Slipping Away (*)
  9. Iron Man (**)
  10. Mob Rules (*)
  11. Heaven And Hell (**)
  12. Paranoid (*)
  13. Voodoo (***)
  14. Children Of The Grave (*)
    (*) = Recorded live at the Hammersmith Odeon, London, UK, on December 31st, 1981
    (**) = Recorded live at the Hammersmith Odeon, London, UK, on January 1st, 1982
    (***) = Recorded live at the Hammersmith Odeon, London, UK, on January 2nd, 1982
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  • Rhino Handmade/Warner Bros RHM2 007735, USA, May 1st, 2007

      Numbered limited edition of 5000 copies. Comes in a digipak sleeve with an insert as well as a miniature Black Sabbath tour booklet for the January 1981 UK tour. Click here for the booklet picture.

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  • Rhino Handmade/Warner Bros 603497773527, USA, May 1st, 2007

      Promo release, given only to the band members and a few selected journalists and people involved in the project. CD-R release with no front sleeve. Actually titled as "Live At The Hammersmith Odeon" while the actual release does not have "The" in the title. Click here for the back sleeve picture.

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Dionet-00231
  • Rhino Handmade/Warner Bros RHM2 007735, USA, May 1st, 2007
      - Promo release
      - Bar code crossed or punched out, no number printed on the booklet.
      - Otherwise identical with the stock copy.
      - Click here for booklet picture.
      - Prices:
        - 05.06.2010 $108
        - 21.12.2010 61 euros
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