The late Ronnie James Dio would've celebrated his 80th birthday on Sunday. Dio was born Ronald James Padavona on July 10, 1942, and died of stomach cancer May 16, 2010. His career included fronting Black Sabbath after Ozzy Osbourne was fired in 1979 and forming... Read More.
Dio's Holy Diver is being reissued in honor of what would've been the late Ronnie James Dio's 80th birthday. The set will arrive on July 8, two days before Dio would've hit the big 8-0 on July 10. It will come in two editions: the... Read More.
Today marks the 40th anniversary of the release of Van Halen's fifth studio album, Diver Down. Diver Down became the group's highest-charting album up to that time, peaking at #3 on the Billboard 200. It's gone on to sell more than 4 million copies in... Read More.
A new graphic novel based on Dio's 1983 debut album, Holy Diver, is in the works. The book will be published by Z2 Comics, which has worked with artists including Skillet, Grateful Dead and Gorillaz. It will include an original storyline inspired by Holy... Read More.