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Wendy Dio to Host Memorial Fundraiser For Late Husband Ronnie James Dio

Wendy Dio to Host Memorial Fundraiser For Late Husband Ronnie James Dio
The fund will be the chief beneficiary of this weekend's A Celebration of the Life and Music of Ronnie James Dio — The 5th Year Remembrance. The series of events kicks off with Friday's (May 15) Rock & Bowl Celebrity Charity Event at Pinz Bowling …
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Wendy Dio Talks Ronnie James Dio Memorial Weekend, Metal Community
May 16 will mark the fifth anniversary of the death of metal icon Ronnie James Dio from stomach cancer. The rocker gave us a stellar catalog of music throughout the years and left many a fan with memories to cherish due to his incredible generosity …
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RONNIE JAMES DIO's Son DAN PADAVONA Releases Second Full-Length

RONNIE JAMES DIO's Son DAN PADAVONA Releases Second Full-Length
Dan Padavona, the son of legendary heavy metal singer Ronnie James Dio (HEAVEN & HELL, BLACK SABBATH, DIO, RAINBOW), has released his second full-length novel, "Dark Vanishings", a post-apocalyptic horror/adventure novel that is the first in a …
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Ronnie James Dio – This Is Your Life
Bei "Ronnie James Dio – This Is Your Life" läuft jedem Fan der härteren Gangart spätestens beim Anblick der Interpretenliste das Wasser im Mund zusammen. Metallica, Motörhead, Anthrax, Halestorm und Doro haben sich versammelt, um dem großen, 2010 …
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Events and Performers Announced for Ronnie James Dio Remembrance

Events and Performers Announced for Ronnie James Dio Remembrance
The fifth anniversary of Ronnie James Dio's untimely passing will be commemorated May 15-17 with a star-studded celebration of his life and music. Events are scheduled to begin the evening of May 15 with a celebrity bowling tournament, set to be held …
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RONNIE JAMES DIO'S Widow Is Resurrecting A 1980s Supergroup For Charity
Each of these projects raised millions of dollars for their respective causes and had the added bonus of inspiring Vivian Campbell and Jimmie Bain of Dio to approach Ronnie James Dio with an idea for a heavy metal and hard rock version of these groups.
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Trivium: 'Silence In The Snow' And A Debt To Dio
“Silence In The Snow was written years ago and was inspired by Ronnie James Dio. We brought it back after all these years and the new record is based around that, almost like an homage to Dio. Our first show after a year away was Bloodstock, playing …
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Ronnie James Dio Memorial Event Confirmed for May

Ronnie James Dio Memorial Event Confirmed for May
Ronnie James Dio's widow Wendy has announced final details for a fifth-anniversary remembrance in Los Angeles. Scheduled for May 15-17, the event is keyed to a free public memorial set for May 16 near his gravesite at Forest Lawn Hollywood Hills.
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Dean Schachtel, Ronnie James Dio's Right-Hand Man, Dies at 49
Mere hours after the conclusion of this year's Ronnie James Dio memorial event, one of the people most instrumental for its planning and implementation suddenly passed away. Dean Schachtel, GM of Dio's Niji Entertainment Group and a board member of …
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Ronnie James Dio Tribute Weekend Musicians and Celebrities Announced
More details have been revealed about the celebration planned to commemorate the fifth anniversary of the passing of Ronnie James Dio. Among the events previously announced that will be held May 15-17 in Los Angeles are a public memorial service, …
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Doro Pesch: die Metal Queen ist hart, aber herzlich

Doro Pesch: die Metal Queen ist hart, aber herzlich
Sie tourte mit Alice Cooper, mit Saxon oder Megadeth. Gene Simmons von Kiss hat ein Album von ihr produziert. Mit dem bereits verstorbenen Ex-Black-Sabbath-Sänger Ronny James Dio, mit dem sie bis zu seinem Tod eng befreundet war, sang sie ebenso …
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"This Is Your Life": Hommage an Ronny James Dio
Berlin (dpa) – Am 16. Mai 2010 stand die Welt des Heavy Metal kurz still. An diesem Tag starb Ronny James Dio, eine der schillerndsten, sympathischsten und einflussreichsten Personen im Rock'n'Roll-Business.
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Revisiting Dio's First Two Albums, 30 Years Later
It's hard to believe that it has been almost five years since legendary metal frontman Ronnie James Dio passed away from cancer. His body of work and contributions to the metal world will never be forgotten, and that was hammered home recently when Foo …
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