Metallica Premiere New Music, “Ronnie Rising Medley”


Metallica have premiered their new “Ronnie Rising Medley,” which features the Rainbow tracks “A Light in the Black,” “Tarot Woman,” “Stargazer,” and “Kill the King” on–you can also stream it below. The “Ronnie Rising Medley” appears on the upcoming Ronnie James Dio tribute album, This Is Your Life, which will be available April 1, 2014 via Rhino in physical and digital versions.

This Is Your Life can be preordered via iTunes and Amazon. As a bonus with the iTunes pre-order, fans will get a free, instant download of Motörhead and Biff Byford of Saxon’s cover of Rainbow’s “Starstruck.” In addition, all digital versions of This Is Your Life, will include a newly recorded cover of Black Sabbath’s “Buried Alive” re-imagined by Jasta, the side project of Hatebreed’s Jamey Jasta. This track will be exclusively available on the digital versions.


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  • Nick TheNinja Hutcherson

    Holyyyyy crap… they still got it!

  • brattkids

    Ohhhh yeahhhh

  • Анатолий Зубов

    Great!!!!Little louder than Rainbow/

  • metalhammett

    Awesome! Love Ronnie to death but never was a Rainbow fan really, but hey Metallica breathed some new life into these songs!!!