On April 1st there will be a star studded tribute album release, not only to pay tribute to the influential work of the late Ronnie James Dio, but also to benefit the "Ronnie James Dio Stand Up And Shout Cancer Foundation".  The album features bands covering Ronnie's work in Rainbow, Black Sabbath, solo and in Heaven and Hell.  Already released has been the Halestorm cover of Dio's "Straight Through The Heart.  That song can be found on our website.  But amongst the other contributors to the album is Motorhead, Anthrax, Rob Halford, Corey Taylor and Metallica.


What Metallica has put together is called the “Ronnie Rising Medley” (Featuring A Light In The Black, Tarot Woman, Stargazer & Kill The King). Look for the Upcoming Tribute Album, Ronnie James Dio – This Is Your Life in Stores April 1st!   We got ahole of the Metallica song early so we thought we'd go ahead and post it for you!  Click the button below to hear it.