Dio News Stories
Dio Returns tour was announced featuring a hologram of the late hard rock vocalist Ronnie James Dio, backed by his old band
• Celine Dion and Steve Aoki Team For 'My Heart Will Go On' Remix
An unlikely pair banded together to raise over $1 million for Omnia Nightclub's Las Vegas Victims Fund
• Celine Dion Donates Proceeds From Las Vegas Show to Victims' Families
Celine Dion took the stage in Las Vegas Tuesday night, Oct. 3, just two days after the deadliest mass shooting
• Ronnie James Dio Hologram Concert Tour Announced
A hologram of the late Ronnie James Dio will be featured in an upcoming world concert tour from the metal legend's former bandmates
• Outsiders Prevented Ronnie James Dio Reconciliation Says Vivian Campbell
Original guitarist for the Dio band Vivian Campbell expressed his regret that he and Ronnie James Dio were never able to reconcile
• Celine Dion To Celebrate Titanic Anniversary At Billboard Awards
Celine Dion will be celebrating the 20th anniversary of 'My Heart Will Go On' from the Titanic soundtrack
• Steven Adler and Friends To Rock Guns N' Roses At Ride of Ronnie
Original Guns N' Roses drummer Steven Adler plans to perform a set of classic songs from his former band with an all-star band of friends
• Journey, Dio Supergroup Revolution Saints Make Live Debut
Several video from last week's debut live performance from the supergroup Revolution Saints has been posted online
• Aretha Franklin Slams Dionne Warwick Over Mistake
'I don't care about her apology, at this point, it isn't about an apology, it's about libel,' Aretha Franklin
• Ride For Ronnie James Dio Details Announced
Organizers have announced the details for The 3rd Annual Ride For Ronnie Motorcycle Ride and Concert
• Ronnie James Dio Hologram World Tour Being Planned
A world tour featuring the hologram of late legendary metal vocalist Ronnie James Dio is currently being planned
• Dio Was A Real Band Not A Solo Project Says Last In Line Star
Original members of Dio formed Last In Line following the death of the legendary metal vocalist
• Celine Dion Photobombs Fan's Engagement Photos
When @celinedion is just as shocked as you are at your PROPOSAL!!!
• Video Of Ronnie James Dio Hologram's U.S. Debut Goes Online
A hologram of the late Ronnie James Dio made its U.S. debut at the 28th annual Pollstar Awards in Los Angeles
• Dio and Lemmy Should Be In Rock Hall Says Metal Icon
Slayer's Kerry King says that Ronnie James Dio and Motorhead frontman Lemmy should be in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
• Kreator Tribute Dio, Lemmy, Cliff Burton, Bowie In New Video
Kreator have released a brand new video for their track 'Fallen Brother.'
• Ronnie James Dio Hologram To Make U.S. Debut This Week
The Ronnie James Dio hologram will be making its first U.S. appearance during the upcoming 28th annual Pollstar Awards
• Ritchie Blackmore Would Not Have Reunited With Dio
Ritchie Blackmore says in a new interview that would not have reunited with original Rainbow frontman Ronnie James Dio
• Last In Line Star Doesn't Think Dio Would Have Approved Of Band 2016 In Review
Last In Line drummer Vinny Appice made news in Dec when he revealed that he doesn't think that late Ronnie James Dio would like the idea
• Ronnie James Dio Hologram Upset Disturbed Frontman 2016 In Review
Disturbed's David Draiman made news in October when he said that the Ronnie James Dio live hologram is 'weird' and makes him 'sad.'
• Ronnie James Dio Resurrected Via Hologram At Music Festival 2016 In Review
Dio Disciples made big news in August when they were joined onstage at Wacken by a hologram of the late singer Ronnie James Dio
• Ronnie James Dio Hologram Tour Plans Moving Forward
It looks like plans for a tour featuring the hologram of legendary metal vocalist Ronnie James Dio are going forward
• Former Rainbow and Dio Star Jimmy Bain Dies 2016 In Review
The death of metal icon Jimmy Bain (Rainbow and Dio) at the age of 68 was a top 16 story from Jan 2016.
• Last In Line Star Doesn't Think Dio Would Have Approved Of Band
Last In Line drummer Vinny Appice reveals that he doesn't think that late Ronnie James Dio would like the idea
• Dio, Lemmy and Randy Rhoads Lead Metal Hall Inductees
Ronnie James Dio, Lemmy and Randy Rhoads will be among the first heavy rock icons to be inducted
• Previously Unreleased Ronnie James Dio Music Coming In 2017
Previously unreleased Ronnie James Dio material is set to launch next year, his widow Wendy Dio has confirmed.
• Dio Disciples' Goldy Believes They Are On Track With New Songs
Guitarist Craig Goldy says Dio Disciples are making music Ronnie James Dio would be proud of
• Vivian Campbell Explains Reasons Behind Dio Firing
Vivian Campbell says Dio needed a 'proper' band manager - and not the singer's ex-wife Wendy.
• Dio Hologram Motives Revealed By Disciple
Dio Disciples guitarist Craig Goldy has described the hologram of Ronnie James Dio as a way of giving the late icon back to his fans
• Last In Line Is 'All About The Music' Says Vivian Campbell
Guitarist Vivian Campbell has called working in Last In Line a 'passion project'
• More Stars Joining 2nd Annual Bowl 4 Ronnie James Dio Bowling Party
Even more star power has been added to The 2nd Annual BOWL 4 RONNIE Bowling Party
• Last In Line Stream New Song 'Already Dead'
Dio offshoot Last In Line have released a lyric video for their track Already Dead.
• Last In Line, Dio's Jimmy Bain Literally Died With His Boots On
Vivian Campbell says late bassist Jimmy Bain shouldn't have been with Last In Line when he died as he knew he was in ill health
• Ronnie James Dio Hologram Upset Disturbed Frontman
Disturbed's David Draiman says that the Ronnie James Dio live hologram is 'weird' and makes him 'sad.'
• Dio Hologram Performance Was Nerve-Racking For Simon Write
Dio drummer Simon Wright has described the experience of performing with a hologram of the late singer as 'nerve-racking'
• Last In Line Reveal Heavy Crown Tour Dates
Dio offshoot Last In Line have confirmed their complete list of tour dates in support of debut album Heavy Crown
• Bowl 4 Ronnie James Dio Event Announced
The 2nd annual Bowl 4 Ronnie Bowling Party, which benefits the Ronnie James Dio Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund, has been announced
• Dio Offshoot Last In Line Announce Tour
Dio offshoot Last In Line have confirmed a UK tour for November and December , with an additional date in Germany
• Dio Disciples Working On Studio Album
Dio Disciples are currently working on a studio album, Craig Goldy confirms
• Dio Would Have Approved Of Hologram Says Wendy
Wendy Dio went into the Wacken Open Air festival pit to see the hologram of late husband Ronnie James Dio
• Dio Hologram Official High Quality Video Released
An official high quality video of the Ronnie James Dio hologram performance at the Wacken
• Dio Hologram Resurrection Video Posted Online
Ronnie James Dio was resurrected via a hologram during a performance by the Dio Disciples at the Wacken
• Ronnie James Dio Resurrected Via Hologram At Music Festival
Dio Disciples were joined onstage at Wacken by a hologram of the late singer Ronnie James Dio.
• Last In Line Star Hints At Upcoming Tour plans
Last In Line may tour Europe with Saxon later this year, according to Vinny Appice
• Ronnie James Dio's Solo Career Was Unplanned
Ronnie James Dio's solo career came about after a series of unplanned events, Dio drummer Vinny Appice
• New Rainbow Frontman Won't Try To Sing Like Dio
Ronnie Romero says that 'it's not a good idea' to sing in the style of previous Rainbow singers
• Halestorm's Lzzy Hale Recalls Ronnie James Dio Wisdom
Lzzy Hale has recalled invaluable advice given to her by the late Ronnie James Dio about how to treat her fans
• Classic Dio Albums Remastered For New Box Set
Ronnie James Dio's classic era Dio albums have been remastered and will be released as a new 6-disc box
• Celine Dion Covers Queen's 'The Show Must Go On'
Celine Dion released a reinterpretation of the Queen classic 'The Show Must Go On'
• Lady Gaga Cast As Cilla Black In Dionne Warwick Biopic
Lady Gaga has been cast in the role of Cilla Black for the new Dionne Warwick biopic
• Luke Skywalker Mashed Up With Celine Dion
Star Wars returned to the forefront of our cultural consciousness last year when The Force Awakens stormed the box office
• Last In Line Reveal Starmaker Inspiration
Last In Line singer Andrew Freeman says their track Starmaker was written as a 'middle finger' to manipulative people
• Last In Line Reveal Jimmy Bain Replacement
Last In Line have named former Ozzy Osbourne bassist Phil Soussan as the man who will be appearing in place of the late Jimmy Bain
• 2nd Annual Ride For Ronnie James Dio Announced
Organizers have announced the 2nd Annual Ride For Ronnie Motorcycle Ride and Concert
• Fans Pushing For Ronnie James Dio Hometown Statue
A petition has been launched for a Ronnie James Dio statue to be erected in the late rock icon's hometown of Portsmouth, New Hampshire
• Last In Line Will Play Live Despite Jimmy Bain's Death
Last In Line have committed to playing a small number of shows following the death of bassist Jimmy Bain - but they haven't announced who'll replace him on stage
• Last In Line Album Release Was Bittersweet For Band
Last In Line guitarist Vivian Campbell has told of his sadness that bassist Jimmy Bain never got to see the band's debut album hit the streets
• Last In Line Release 'Heavy Crown' Behind-The-Scenes Video
Last In Line have released a behind-the-scenes video, shot while they made debut album Heavy Crown
• Ronnie James Dio's Widow Didn't Want Dio To Be A Band?
Vivian Campbell says that Wendy Dio didn't want her husband Ronnie James Dio to form his band in the early 80s
• Ronnie James Dio Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund Street Party Announced
Organizers have announced the details for the Ronnie James Dio Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund Street Party
• Last In Line Can't Replace Chemistry Following Jimmy Bain's Death
The future of Last In Line is in doubt following the death of bassist Jimmy Bain
• Celine Dion's Moving Tribute to Late Husband Goes Online
Celine Dion's return to Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas marked a kind of poignant homecoming following the death of her husband and manager, Rene Angelil
• Last In Line To Continue In Honor Of Jimmy Bain
Last In Line will perform at Frontiers Festival in Italy in April, but they haven't decided who will replace Jimmy Bain
• Former Dio And Rainbow Star Jimmy Bain's Cause Of Death Revealed
Last In Line bassist Jimmy Bain's cause of death has been confirmed as lung cancer
• Last In Line Release Jimmy Bain Tribute Video
Last In Line have released a tribute video to Jimmy Bain, who died last weekend.
• Last In Line Singer Tributes Jimmy Bain
Last In Line vocalist Andrew Freeman has paid tribute to late bassist Jimmy Bain as a 'close friend and mentor.'
• Jimmy Bain's Death News Leaked Online Before Family Informed
Last In Line drummer Vinny Appice has revealed the band's frustration that news of Jimmy Bain's death went online before they'd had time to tell his family
• Last In Line Tribute Jimmy Bain With Two New Music Video
Dio-offshoot Last In Line has released two new music videos as a tribute to bassist Jimmy Bain, who passed away on January 24
• Former Rainbow and Dio Star Jimmy Bain Dead At 68
Former Rainbow and Dio bassist Jimmy Bain has died at the age of 68. Def Leppard guitarist Vivian Campbell confirmed the news on Sunday
• Celine Dion's Husband Rene Angclil Dead at 73
Rene Angelil, husband of singer Celine Dion has died at age 73
• Top Heavy Metal Christmas Songs
From Rob Halford to Dio to Alice Cooper, here are 10 metal-flavored Christmas songs to make any family gathering a little bit louder.
• Dio's Craig Goldy and Giuffria's David Glen Eisley Team Up
Former Dio guitarist Craig Goldy and actor and former Giuffria star David Glen Eisley have teamed up on a new project
• Dio's Full Unaired Headbanger's Journey Interview Streaming Online
Banger Films boss Sam Dunn has released his groundbreaking 2004 interview with Ronnie James Dio in full, after he watched it again and realised its significance
• Last In Line Streaming New Song 'Martyr'
Last In Line have made their track Martyr available to stream. It's taken from the band's debut album Heavy Crown
• Vivian Campbell Says Hit Whitesnake Lineup Was Just Image Based
Vivian Campbell says his spell with Whitesnake 'doesn't mean an awful lot' in the grand scheme of his career
• Def Leppard's Vivian Campbell Says Cancer Treatment Working
Def Leppard guitarist Vivian Campbell's pioneering cancer treatment is working, his doctors have told him.
• Last In Line Release 'Devil In Me' Video
Last In Line have premiered the video for their track Devil In Me via Classic Rock. Last In Line features original Dio members
• Dio Supergroup Last In Line Part Ways With Claude Schnell
Dio offshoot band Last In Line have split with keyboardist Claude Schnell. The move comes ahead of the launch of debut track Devil In Me
• Dio Vets Last In Line Announce Debut Album
Last In Line will release their debut album in February, they've confirmed. The Dio-inspired group will issue Heavy Crown on February 19, 2016, via Frontiers Music Srl
• Def Leppard's Vivian Campbell Awaits Cancer Treatment Results
Def Leppard guitarist Vivian Campbell says in a new interview that he will have to wait until next month to discover if his latest treatment for Hodgkin's lymphoma has been a success
• Dio, Black Sabbath Supergroup Resurrection Kings Release Video
Resurrection Kings, the new group featuring Craig Goldy (Dio), Vinny Appice (Black Sabbath, Dio), Sean McNabb (Lynch Mob, Dokken) and Chas West (Lynch Mob) have released a new video
• Judas Priest's Rob Halford Draws Inspiration From Ronnie James Dio
Rob Halford says he listens to Ronnie James Dio to get himself in the right frame of mind before a gig.
• Former Dio Members Supergroup Resurrection Kings Tease Album
Supergroup Resurrection Kings, a new band that features former Dio men Vinny Appice and Craig Goldy, have given fans a teaser video for their debut album
• Def Leppard's Vivian Campbell Shares Valuable Lesson From Cancer Fight
Vivian Campbell's cancer battle has taught him the value of trusting his instincts when it comes to his health. And the Def Leppard guitarist believes it's a lesson others should learn as early as they can