Ronnie James Dio brought dignity and dragons to metal since the dawn of time (just about)–here are the five mandatory albums in his distinguished discography. By Ian Christe LIST: Top 5 Most Outrageous Facts About Ronnie James Dio INTERVIEW: Ronnie James Dio, Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler Talk Heaven & Hell Elf Carolina County Ball […]
Remember the legendary vocalist on what would have been his 72nd birthday. Horns up!
Metal legend Ronnie James Dio—who fronted Black Sabbath, Heaven & Hell, Rainbow, and, of course, Dio, among others—passed away four years ago today. His final public appearance turned out to be the 2010 Revolver Golden Gods Awards where he received the Best Vocalist trophy. In remembrance of him, we have posted his acceptance of the […]
Check out the latest from the supergroup featuring Rex Brown of Pantera and Vinny Appice of Black Sabbath!
The supergroup featuring former members of Pantera, Black Sabbath, and Pissing Razors released their self-titled album earlier this year
The debut album from supergroup–featuring former members of Pantera, Down, Black Sabbath, Pissing Razors, and RATT–is out now.
The obvious reference point for Kill Devil Hill, the sludgy new supergroup featuring Rex Brown (Pantera, Down) and Vinny Appice (Black Sabbath, Heaven & Hell), is Alice in Chains, but, at its core, the their eponymous debut is a solid tribute to the old-school. There are the vibrato-laden vocals and mid-paced beats of Dio-era Sabbath, […]
The Ronnie James Dio Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund held its first annual Awards Gala on November 1. The event will took place at the Playboy Mansion, and Dio’s former bandmate Geezer Butler, as well as Rita Haney, long-time girlfriend of the late Pantera guitarist Dimebag Darrell, were honored. The event also included a […]
Kill Devil Hill—Featuring Rex Brown of Pantera and Vinny Appice of Black Sabbath—Premiere New Song, “Time and Time Again”
Check out an exclusive track by the sludge supergroup!
Kill Devil Hill, the new project featuring former Black Sabbath drummer Vinny Appice and ex-Pantera and Down bassist Rex Brown, have inked a record deal with SPV/Steamhammer. The band’s lineup is completed by vocalist Dew Bragg and guitarist Mark Zavon. Appice commented on the signing by saying, “We are a new band with the power, […]