Photos: DimeBash, featuring Members of Alice in Chains, Black Sabbath, System of a Down, Anthrax, and more!
The metal world turned out in force Wednesday to pay tribute to former Pantera and Damageplan guitarist “Dimebag” Darrell Abbott and Ronnie James Dio at the annual DimeBash concert at the Key Club in Hollywood. Revolver photographer Stephanie Cabral was there to capture the mayhem as it happened. Check out her photos below. For a [...]
Members of Alice in Chains, Disturbed, Machine Head, Velvet Revolver, and More Pay Tribute to Dimebag Darrell and Ronnie James Dio
The recently launched Dio webstore has just released a new T-shirt that will see 100 percent of all proceeds going to the Ronnie James Dio Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund. The fund was set up by the former Heaven and Hell frontman’s widow, Wendy, following her late-husband’s death from gastric cancer last year. To [...]
Celebrating the lives fallen Pantera and Damageplan guitarist Dimebag Darrell and Ronnie James Dio, members of Slipknot, System of a Down, Anthrax, and more are uniting to pay their respects at DimeBash 2011 at Hollywood’s Key Club on December 14. The event is a communion of songs and stories, where everyone present can tip their [...]
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 [...]
The Ronnie James Dio Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund has announced that they will be hosting their first annual Awards Gala, on November 1. The event will take place at the Playboy Mansion in Holmby Hills, California. Those being honored on the night include Dio’s former bandmate Geezer Butler, as well as Rita Haney, [...]
Dio Disciples, consisting of friends and/or former bandmates of deceased Black Sabbath/Heaven & Hell frontman Ronnie James Dio, have announced plans for their first U.S. tour. The band features vocalists Tim “Ripper” Owens and Toby Jepson, guitarist Craig Goldy, bassist Rudy Sarzo, drummer Simon Wright, and keyboardist Scott Warren. The tour is set to launch on [...]
Megadeth bassist David Ellefson manned the backstage interview
Metal legend Ronnie James Dio—who fronted Black Sabbath, Heaven & Hell, Rainbow, and, of course, Dio, among others—passed away one year 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 [...]
Chris Jericho and Wendy Dio speak about the 2011 Revolver Golden Gods Awards and how it will be honoring the legacy of Ronnie James Dio.