‘The Last In Line’ remains one of the great metal albums of the 80s, proving that Dio were capable of muscle, flash, and a subtler, more reflective side.
The progressive rock trailblazers' fifth studio release was their first with producer Rodger Bain.
The virtual event will take place on July 10, which would have been Dio’s 79th birthday.
The event aims to raise funds for Stagehand: a charity providing hardship funding and mental health support for workers in the live music industry.
Rick Wakeman has lent his expertise to a variety of recordings – by his own estimation, more than 2,000. uDiscover digs into the best Rick Wakeman songs.
'Rockfield: The Studio on the Farm' also features interviews about the residential studio with Black Sabbath, Coldplay, Simple Minds, and others.
Set for publication in September, the coffee table-style book focuses on Ronnie James Dio’s time from the legendary hard rockers
From protest songs to Greenpeace concerts, musicians have long helped push the environmental movement’s cause, rallying for Mother Earth.
From stoner anthems to good-natured novelties, the best songs about marijuana are perfect for indulgers – or those with just a contact buzz.
The origins of heavy metal are often disputed... We attempt to track down the history of the term and answer the question, Where does heavy metal come from?
From NWOBHM to thrash pioneers and the bands that continue to define what metal can be, here are the best metal debut albums of all time.
The rock band's fourth album became their first US Top 10 record.
With so many heavy metal subgenres, identifying what kind of metalhead you are is an increasingly complex challenge. Let us help you decide.
The legendary bassist is halfway through the project and enjoying looking back on his five-decade-long career.
Has there ever been a genre of music so attuned to font and logos?