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
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.
The year is wrapping up and Revolver TV is delivering the Best of 2010. Check out our Best Soundbites of the Year featuring Dio, Marilyn Manson, Rob Zombie, Zakk Wylde, Disturbed, and more. We also take you backstage for the biggest hard-rock event of the year, the Revolver Golden Gods Awards with Ozzy, Alice In Chains, Lemmy, and Dave Grohl. Plus our pick for best Concert of the Year with live performances from the biggest names of 2010. All that plus new videos from Five Finger Death Punch, In This Moment, and more. Only on your Revolver TV mobile app and channel!
As we bid farewell to a year full of tragedy, the new issue of Revolver magazine—available on newsstands everywhere on December 21—remembers many of hard rock and metal’s most dearly departed. The cover features a stunning painting by legendary comic-book artist J.G. Jones, acclaimed for his work on Superman, Batman, and Wonder Woman, as well as for co-creating the series Wanted, which was adapted into a 2008 movie starring Angelina Jolie. Jones depicts Ronnie James Dio, Slipknot’s Paul Gray, Avenged Sevenfold’s the Rev, Type O Negative’s Peter Steele, Pantera’s Dimebag Darrell, Metallica’s Cliff Burton, Nirvana’s Kurt Cobain, Ozzy Osbourne’s Randy Rhoads, Queen’s Freddie Mercury, and Alice in Chains’ Layne Staley rocking together in heaven. The cover painting also appears as a free poster with the issue.