On September 23rd, Niji Entertainment & BMG will release two legendary live performances from DIO at the Donington Monsters OF Rock Festival in the UK. ‘DIO At Donnington ‘83‘ captures the original DIO lineup on the ‘Holy Diver‘ Tour and captures a young, hungry band 3 months after the release of their debut album. The set features classic tracks from […]

Ronnie James Dio would have turned 80 years old on July 10. To celebrate this historic day, the legendary Rainbow Bar & Grill on Sunset Boulevard in West Hollywood will host At The Rainbow In The Dark, a special event for Dio family, friends, and fans, on July 7 from 7-9PM PT. The event will be open to the public with limited capacity. Click here for more details. At The Rainbow In The Dark will be hosted by one of Dio’s dear friends, SiriusXM host Eddie Trunk, who will spend the evening in conversation with some of Dio’s musical collaborators and friends, with a full list to be announced soon. […]

Rhino celebrates Ronnie James Dio’s 80th Birthday with a 4-CD collection featuring remixed and remastered versions of Dio’s 1983 Platinum debut, along with unreleased outtakes, live recordings, and rarities Joe Barresi’s newly remixed version of ‘Holy Diver‘ will also be available as a 2-LP set on clear vinyl. Both ‘Holy Diver‘ releases will be available on July 8th, 2022. The new […]

I so hate missing a show but thankfully things are back up to full steam. Kicking off this week’s show is some brand new Wig Wam from their new Wall Street album. 3-play is Steele, McQueen Street &  Shooting Star (by request) And I’ve managed to squeeze in another three tracks to take us to […]

Ronnie James Dio (Elf, Black Sabbath, Heaven & Hell, Rainbow) has lost his battle with stomach cancer at the age of 67. His wife/manager Wendy Dio has updated the Dio website with the following: “Today (May 16th) my heart is broken, Ronnie passed away at 7:45am. Many, many friends and family were able to say their private […]