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A Light in the Black: Ronnie James Dio, 1942-2010
16 May 2010 // 10:31 PM
In a genre that loves its iconic figures, Ronnie James Dio was one of the biggest. Sadly, one of metal's ageless wonders proved to be mortal after all.
Heaven and Hell: The Devil You Know
26 May 2009 // 5:00 PM
One of 2009's most-anticipated metal albums turns out to be one of the year's most disappointing.
Heaven and Hell: Live at Radio City Music Hall [DVD]
24 Sep 2007 // 5:59 PM
After years in purgatory, Black Sabbath veterans reunite and create metal heaven.
Fade to Black: R.I.P. Ronnie James Dio
17 May 2010 // 4:00 AM
Ronnie James Dio kicked off the '80s by helming Black Sabbath after Ozzy Osbourne's departure. During the '80s, he routinely shunned temptation to soften or commercialize his sound. 20 years later, metal is immeasurably the better thanks to his efforts.
Ronnie James Dio: Saying Goodbye to One of Metal's Greatest Voices
17 May 2010 // 1:45 AM
When news spread across the Internet on Saturday that legendary heavy metal singer Ronnie James Dio had succumbed to his battle with stomach cancer, I