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Ronnie James Dio dies at 67
« on: May 16, 2010, 05:40:01 PM »
http://www.metalinjection.net/bummer-alert/ronnie-james-dio-dies-age-67

A tragic day for heavy metal fans.  The loss of Type O Negative frontman, Peter Steele, last month, was a big one, but Dio? Even bigger.  He was an amazing and influential vocalist, and he'd been fighting cancer for a while, but it absolutely sucks that he died when he was so eager to recover and get back to touring and recording. :(

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Ronnie James Dio dies at 67
« Reply #1 on: May 22, 2010, 01:00:27 PM »
I only found out about this yesterday, and this is indeed a loss for heavy metal and rock fans around the world. He was an integral part of so many great bands, and his loss is a gap in the world of music that's going to take a long, long time to heal.

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Ronnie James Dio dies at 67
« Reply #2 on: May 22, 2010, 06:01:06 PM »
Rest In Peace, Brother of Rock!


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