Black Sabbath and Converse Team Up for Footwear Collection
When it comes to band merchandise, t-shirts and hoodies are pretty standard. Every band has those. Lately, a few bands have been unveiling their own lines of footwear. Making the newest entry into the shoe business are the legendary Black Sabbath, who are collaborating with Converse for a line of various sneakers.
The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Black Sabbath sneaker collection features five new styles with artwork from their classic albums ‘Black Sabbath,’ ‘Paranoid,’ ‘Never Say Die!’ and ‘Vol. 4.’
Here’s a rundown of the different styles that are available: The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Black Sabbath hi-top features album cover art from Black Sabbath’s self-titled debut album. The stitched Black Sabbath tongue label features the same text font as the album cover.
The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Paranoid hi-top features canvas uppers printed with cover art from ‘Paranoid.’ The stitched Black Sabbath tongue label features the same text font as the album cover. The shoe’s liner is inspired by the original music video.
The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Band hi-top features a black canvas upper with the stitched band logo from ‘Never Say Die!,’ Sabbath’s last studio album with its original lineup. The lining features classic black and white images of the original band members.
The Converse CONS Chuck Taylor All Star Pro Skate Vol. 4 is available in both hi-top and oxford designs (photos below) and features an embroidered logo from ‘Vol. 4′ on the tongue of the sneaker. The Lunarlon sockliner features the famous graphic of Ozzy Osbourne on the album’s cover.
The suggested retail price for the shoes is between $60 and $70. They are available at select Journeys and independent stores as well as Converse retail stores and Converse.com.
Check Out Various Black Sabbath Converse Styles Below