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Ronnie James Dio Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund Commemorates 10th Anniversary of Dio’s Passing

Rock music legend Ronnie James Dio lost his months-long battle with gastric cancer on May 16, 2010. The Ronnie James Dio Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund (www.diocancerfund.org), founded in his memory shortly thereafter, is commemorating the 10th anniversary of his passing by posting a video on their website highlighting the work it has done to […]

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Ronnie James Dio Reunites With Bandmates (In Hologram Form) At Wacken Open Air Music Festival

Over 75,000 fans were rocked at the Wacken Open Air music festival in Germany this weekend as the late Ronnie James Dio reunited with his bandmates via hologram. The surprise performance took place at the end of Dio Disciples’ set to close the world’s largest annual live heavy metal event. Dio Disciples features members of the Dio […]

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‘Sons of Anarchy’ Cast Members Join Second Annual ‘Ride For Ronnie’ Motorcycle Rally and Concert

Actor Emilio Rivera (“Marcus Alvarez” on the “Sons of Anarchy” television series) will lead the 2nd Annual RIDE FOR RONNIE Motorcycle Ride and Concert, benefiting the Ronnie James Dio Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund on Sunday, May 22, 2016.  Following Rivera at the front of this year’s RIDE will be a VIP pack comprising of “Sons of Anarchy” actors […]

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‘Rainbow In The Dark: The Autobiography Of Ronnie James Dio’ To Hit Stores In Spring of 2012

Rainbow In The Dark: The Autobiography Of Ronnie James Dio, the revealing memoir of the heavy metal master, was sold at auction to Jacob Hoye, Senior Director of Publishing at MTV Books, by Shawna Morey, in her first deal at Folio Literary Management, LLC. Renowned for his powerful, hard-driving vocals, Dio, lends that unique voice […]