Cozy Powell Documentary Under Production

Posted on Nov 17, 2011 | 16 comments

Apparently, there’s an all new Cozy Powell documentary under production.   It’s just started, so it won’t be out for awhile yet, but, there is a teaser trailer available.  It’s embedded below.   Once we get closer to release, there will be more to say here. A documentary feature uncovering and celebrating the life and work of one of Britain’s most acknowledged and respected hard rock drummers of all time, Cozy Powell. Featuring exclusive and extensive interviews with family, friends, work associates and fans, inbetween various archival footage, “Dance with...

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New Site Revamp

Posted on Aug 8, 2011 | 9 comments

Hello gang.   After quite a long time, I’ve decided to clean off the dust on the Cozy Powell website, and slap on a fresh coat of paint. I originally started this site in the fall of 1997 with Cozy himself.  We launched it in December of 1997, and it stayed that way for quite some time past hisdeath.  I finally revamped it in 2006 again, but I felt it was time to give it a better look, so I got all the content converted over to the new layout you can see now.   There’s been a few changes: You can now leave comments on the news stories here, or on the albums in the...

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Cozy Powell Auction

Posted on Jul 11, 2011 | 4 comments

Cozy Powell Auction

This is a photo taken on May 10, 2000.   It was taken at an auction of some of Cozy Powell’s personal effects. In picture L-R:  Denny Ball, Neil Murray, Don Airey.

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Cozy Powell’s Drum Kit 2011

Posted on Jun 28, 2011 | 14 comments

Cozy Powell’s Drum Kit 2011

This is one of Cozy’s drum kits that sits in the studio at Tony Iommi’s house.  The picture was taken on June 28th, 2011. This is the same drum kit that was used when Vinny Appice had to record the three new tracks for the 2006 compilation, “Black Sabbath: The Dio Years”.  It was done rather in a hurry, which is why Vinny used Cozy’s kit here as opposed to his own equipment.

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Cozy & Livewire

Posted on Jun 27, 2011 | 2 comments

I was just sent this email from Andy Rance at the Livewire, who had contacted Tony Iommi’s manager regarding Cozy… Livewire, our music charity, has just received a donation of Cozy Powell’s custom Gold and Black drum kit, this kit was used amongst other things with Black Sabbath (headless Cross) and Cozy’s work with Brian May, it was donated at Livewire to help inspire young musicians, I’m currently trying to collate a few memories of people who played with Cozy which we can put up on a display behind his kit.  The drum kit will be available to the public to look at...

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