Black Sabbath’s Geezer Butler Arrested For Bar Fight

Geezer Butler (Photo: Gettyimages)

According to, Black Sabbath bassist Geezer Butler was arrested on Tuesday night after taking part in a bar fight in Death Valley, California. 65-year old Butler was charged with misdemeanor assault, public intoxication and vandalism. He spent the night in jail and was released on Wednesday morning.

Read the full press release from Inyo County Sheriff’s Office.

Play Black Sabbath's "Paranoid" with the chords and lyrics in sync

Play Black Sabbath’s “Paranoid” with the chords and lyrics in sync

As stated last September by singer Ozzy Osbourne, Black Sabbath are planned to begin work on their twentieth and final studio album with producer Rick Rubin.