Posted by Zach Shaw on May 16, 2011
German “metal queen” Doro Pesch will be filling in for Tim “Ripper” Owens during Dio’s Disciples’ upcoming Italian and Spanish shows.
Posted by Zach Shaw on April 8, 2011
James Lomenzo (ex-Megadeth, Black Label Society, White Fucking Lion) will be temporarily replacing bassist Rudy Sarzo in Dio’s Disciples, the Dio tribute group featuring members from his solo band as well as Tim “Ripper” Owens.
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 Bram Teitelman on May 26, 2010
Yesterday in Des Moines, the eight members of Slipknot, appearing unmasked, held an emotional press conference expressing their sadness over the loss of bassist Paul Gray. They were also joined by Gray’s wife, Brenna, and his brother, Tony. “The only way I can sum up Paul Gray is ‘love,’” frontman Corey Taylor said in the […]
Posted by Zach Shaw on May 14, 2010
Charred Walls Of The Damned, the super group featuring Ex Death/Iced Earth drummer Richard Christy and ex Judas Priest/Iced Earth singer Tim “Ripper” Owens, has announced dates for their first ever tour.
Posted by Zach Shaw on April 13, 2010
Slipknot bassist Paul Grey has joined the metal super group Hail! (featuring ex-Judas Priest vocalist Tim “Ripper” Owens and Sepultura guitarist Andreas Kisser). Grey will be replacing bassist Dave Ellefson, who recently rejoined Megadeth, and the band’s upcoming European tour.
Posted by Zach Shaw on November 30, 2009
Charred Walls Of The Damned’s first single, “Ghost Town”, will be available for download through iTunes starting Tuesday, December 1. To read more about how the project came together, click here.