Ronnie James Dio

Into The Pit: Dios mio! Holy Hologram!

For you metal fans who have been under a rock the last year, here’s the skinny. Wendy Dio, widow of Ronnie James Dio (The fucking man!) in conjunction with multimedia company Eyellusion, created a live musical experience with Dio Disciples. Made up of former Dio band members and the great Tim “Ripper” Owens, the plan is to offer fans a live stage show of Ronnie’s

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RONNIE JAMES DIO – HAPPY BIRTHDAY – FROM THE VAULT

In today’s From The Vault, we honor the life and legacy of  Ronald James Padavona, better known as Ronnie James Dio, who would have been 72 this Thursday. It’s still hard to believe that it’s been 5 years since Ronnie passed away in 2010, at the age of 67 from stomach cancer. His passing is a tremendous loss to the

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Fifth-Anniversary Memorial Activities Planned To Honor Ronnie James Dio!

Can you believe it’s been five years since we lost Ronnie James Dio? The iconic heavy metal vocalist left us after losing his battle with gastric cancer, but his legacy will forever live on! Whether it’s through his albums or DVD’s, or even tribute albums like the one Metallica appeared on last year, Dio will never be forgotten by us

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TENACIOUS D: “THE LAST IN LINE” COVER FOR RONNIE JAMES DIO IS HERE!

Get to iTunes or your favorite record store now! Why? The highly anticipated tribute album for Ronnie James Dio, titled “This Is Your Life,” is out today via Rhino Entertainment! All on one album you have Anthrax, Corey Taylor, Motorhead, Doro, Killswitch Engage, Rob Halford, Metallica and more covering Dio classics that are unlike anything you’ve ever heard before! They

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COREY TAYLOR COVERS “RAINBOW IN THE DARK” FOR DIO’S TRIBUTE ALBUM!

As the whole metal world knows by now, the highly anticipated tribute album for Ronnie James Dio, titled “This Is Your Life,” will finally be released on April 1st via Rhino Entertainment. We’ve already heard the incredible covers by Biff from Saxon and Motorhead covering “Starstuck,” and Metallica‘s nine-minute “Ronnie Rising” medley, and today we have one of the most

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METALLICA: “RONNIE RISING MEDLEY” TRIBUTE TO DIO IS STREAMING ONLINE!

The much anticipated tribute album for Ronnie James Dio, titled “This Is Your Life,” will finally be released on April 1st via Rhino Entertainment. The amount of metal icons on this record is just amazing, and it’s a fitting tribute to honor one of the greatest singers in the history of music. Anthrax, Corey Taylor, Motorhead, Doro, Killswitch Engage, Rob

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SAXON AND MOTORHEAD COVER “STARSTRUCK” BY DIO!

One album that I’m beyond stoked to hear in 2014 is the new tribute record for Ronnie James Dio. The heavy metal icon lost his battle with stomach cancer back in 2010, but his legacy lives on through his masterful songs. One of the best ways to keep his memory alive is with a tribute album, and all the icons

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