Tag Archives: Dio Disciples

Witchsorrow, Dripback and Battalion added to Bloodstock

Bloodstock Open Air have announced three additional acts for the Sophie Lancaster stage at this year’s festival. Necro Skull of Witchsorrow comments on their return: “We are truly honoured to be returning to cast a shadow over Bloodstock once more. We promise you total doom annihilation, a celebration for the damned as the end of […]

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I Am I and Benediction added to Bloodstock

Bloodstock Open Air have announced the additions of two new bands to their line-up. Marking their third appearance at Bloodstock are Birmingham death metallers Benediction: “To be invited back to play Bloodstock for the third time is truly an honour for Benediction. Bloodstock was the first festival to give us (and our genre of music) […]

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Bloodstock announce four more bands, final headliner to be announced on the 6th June at 6pm

Bloodstock have announced that the third and final headliner for this year’s Bloodstock Festival is set to be a big one but they cannot announced it until the 6th June at 6pm due to circumstances beyond their control. The organisers of Bloodstock state that this will be their most prestigious and exciting headliner to date […]

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Dio Disciples announce US tour

Di Disciples, the project involving Dio members Simon Wright (drums), Craig Goldy (guitar), Scott Warren (keyboards) and Rudy Sarzo alongside singers Tim “Ripper” Owens (Yngwie Malmsteen, Beyond Fear, Judas Priest, Iced Earth) and Toby Jepson (Little Angels, Gun) which aims to keep Ronnie James Dio’s music alive will embark on a US headlining tour in […]

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The Rods

Interview: The Rods – David “Rock” Feinstein

The Rods are an American heavy metal band formed by David “Rock” Feinstein (guitar and vocals), Garry Bordonaro (bass and vocals) and Carl Canedy (drums and vocals). Feinstein had first come to mainstream attention after playing in Ronnie Dio And The Prophets, The Electric Elves, Elves and Elf, with his cousin Ronnie James Dio. The […]

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Dio Disciples

Gig Review: Dio Disciples and The Rods @ Garage, Glasgow, 14th June 2011

This night was always going to be special, no matter how anyone views the Dio Disciples, their dedication to continue the music of one of the greatest vocalists of all time is honourable. People, especially a few in Glasgow, seem to have this idea that they are somehow trying to replace Dio but as Steve […]

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The Rods announce their brand new album Vengance

The Rods were one of America’s unsung blue-collar heavy metal bands of the 80s, sometimes even compared to Motörhead because of their veteran three-piece lineup, their almost punk-simple image and because of their brash and extremely loud music. The Rods is for sure one band that many veteran metal heads still love, coming directly from […]

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