Dio: Finding the Sacred Heart

Another live RJD performance gets the re-release treatment...

Finding The Sacred Heart – Live In Philly 1986 was filmed at The Spectrum in Philadelphia on 17 June 1986 during the second leg of Dio's Sacred Heart tour

Doro Pesch: Metal Fur Immer...

'I want to do this until I die!'

From her early metal beginnings fronting Warlock, to now. Doro Pesch has secured her position among the elite iconic front-men/women of heavy metal.

Dio: Deluxe Re-issue Details Revealed!

The Classic first three albums get the reissue treatment next month!

In May 2010 the worlds of hard rock and heavy metal lost one of their most gifted and fervent ambassadors, with the passing of Ronnie James Dio.

Timo Tolkki talks Symfonia

Timo Tolkki's new power metal band Symfonia are old skool metal...big, hairy and epic...

Timo Tolkki (ex-guitarist with Stratovarius) has a new band and a new album. But he still went a bit nutty at Symfonia’s debut gig at t

Grand Magus - Hammer of the North (Roadrunner)

Iron-willed Swedes pile into the Dragon Ships again for another assault on our ears...

Axel Rudi Pell - The Crest (SPV/Riot)

Album no. 19 (depending on whether you count compilations or not) from Axel Rudi Pell offers nothing new, nothing that will make you go WTF? but then again, why change a winning formula?

With Johnny Gioeli once again providing a voice that sits somewhere between Ronnie James Dio circa Rainbow and The Scorpi

Frontiers Records to release 'Dio', Jorn’s offer to the musical legacy of the great singer

Jorn Lande offers his talents to honour the musical legacy of Ronnie James Dio with his new album aptly entitled “Dio”, to be released on Frontiers Records on July 2nd in Europe and July 27th in the US.

The Norse God of Metal. The leader of the renaissance of classic Hard Rock on its highest level.

Ronnie James Dio - A personal memory

Ride on, sing a song, carry on - he rocks.

I was a slave to Holy Diver.

Ronnie James Dio passes away

After a struggle with cancer, Ronnie James Dio passed away at 7:45am on the 16th of May.

At 7:45am, Sunday, May 16 widely respected and legendary vocalist Ronnie James Dio (born Ronald James Padavona) passed away, losing his battle with stomach cancer.

Lion's Share - Dark Hours (Blistering Records/Warner)

Melody? Check. Power? Check. Ronnie James Dio impersonation? Check. Songs catchier than crabs? Check. Guitar hero status pending? Check. Swedish rockers Lion's Share hit you up with an album that has it all ... but is that enough?

This, the sixth album from Swedish power metal band, Lion’s Share, is a mighty fine effort.  From the opening salvo, Judas Must Die, you are hit with