All hail the late Ronnie James Dio … and many in the rock and metal world have heeded that call. A who's who of rock and metal acts have gathered to pay homage to the late Rainbow, Black Sabbath, Dio and Heaven & Hell frontman via the upcoming tribute album, 'This Is Your Life.' Loudwire is proud to bring you the U.S. premiere of one of the tracks on the disc -- Halestorm's rendition of 'Straight Through the Heart.'
The late Ronnie James Dio's impact was far reaching, as evidenced not only by the upcoming tribute album that's coming this year but also by the talent lineup on hand for the 3rd Annual Ronnie James Dio Awards Gala. Let's start with Halestorm and Corey Taylor, who will be rocking the stage at this year's event in Hollywood, Calif.
Anthrax's Frank Bello and Megadeth's David Ellefson are no strangers to being in front of the camera, but Saturday night will be the television debut for their new band, Altitudes & Attitude. The veteran rockers will speak with hosts Eddie Trunk, Don Jamieson and Jim Florentine on the next edition of 'That Metal Show,' airing Saturday night (Feb. 1) at 11PM ET/PT on VH1 Classic.
Halestorm frontwoman Lzzy Hale recently expanded her horizons to include a new fashion line Scissor Happy, which includes clothing and accessories that feature her designs. Loudwire is teaming with Lzzy and Scissor Happy to offer one fan a chance to win a belt buckle and another a chance to win a necklace from the collection.