Posted by Zach Shaw on January 10, 2012
Back in February of last year, Ronnie James Dio’s widow Wendy revealed that she was putting together an all-star tribute album to the late metal legend. At the time, she confirmed that artists like Rob Halford, Dave Grohl, Lemmy Kilmister, Alice Cooper, Sebastian Bach and Glen Hughes were either in talks or were on board […]
Posted by Zach Shaw on April 14, 2011
The Head Cat, a rockabilly punk group featuring Lemmy Kilmister, Slim Jim Phantom (The Stray Cats) and Danny B. Harvey (Rockats, 13 Cats, Lonesome Spurs), has signed a new recording deal with Niji Entertainment, the label founded by Ronnie James Dio’s widow/manager Wendy Dio.
Posted by Zach Shaw on March 21, 2011
It was announced this past weekend that singers Tim “Ripper” Owens and Toby Jepson will be touring with former members of Dio under the moniker Dio’s Disciples. Owens and Jepson will join Rudy Sarzo (bass), Simon Wright (drums), Craig Goldy (guitar) and Scott Warren (keyboards) on the road to pay tribute the late great Ronnie James Dio. Wendy Dio, Ronnie James Dio’s […]
Posted by Zach Shaw on February 16, 2011
The nominees for the 3rd annual Revolver Magazine Golden Gods Awards will be revealed on February 24 at the Nokia Club in Los Angeles. Chris Jericho, Alice Cooper, Mick Mars of Motley Crue and Wendy Dio (widow of Ronnie James Dio) are expected to be on hand for the announcement.