Wendy Dio, wife and manager of the late, great, legendary, Ronnie James Dio, is sharing stories from her life with Ronnie! She’s talking about how they met, why he left Black Sabbath to start his own band, what inspired the swords and dragon imagery of Dio’s early days, and about his stomach cancer diagnosis. She also explains why she was shocked by his passing, and how she’s keeping his memory and legacy alive through is music and philanthropy (the 5th Annual Bowl For Ronnie is tomorrow night, November 7th)!! Plus, Wendy’s taking us behind-the-scenes of last summer’s DIO hologram tour, and what it took to make that happen.
Mrs. Wendy Dio, wife of the late Ronnie James Dio and the President/Co-founder of The Dio Cancer Fund, joins Joey Diaz and Lee Syatt LIVE in studio. This podcast is brought to you by: Onnit.com - Use Promo code CHURCH for a 10% discount at checkout. MyBookie.ag - Use code promo Church to get a 100% match on your first deposit up to $1,000. CBD Lion - For all of your CBD needs, from shatter to gummies, go to www.CBDLion.com and use code CHURCH for 20% off.
EP102 is with very special guest Wendy Dio. She is the wife of the late, great, legendary God of Metal, Ronnie James Dio! We talk about the historic hologram tour to celebrate 10 years since Ronnie's passing. We also talk about the documentary & book she is working on and more! It was an honor talking with her and I hope you enjoy listening in! Cheers! For tour dates, music and news about Ronnie James Dio: https://www.ronniejamesdio.com/ Twitter: @OfficialRJDio Don't forget to like, share & subscribe and follow us on social media Instagram: @rocknrollbeerguy Twitter: @RnRBeerGuy Intro: "Holy Diver" by Dio Outro: "Stargazer" by Rainbow Sponsors! Check out our friends at Cosmic Eye Brewing on social media @cosmiceye.beer or their website: https://www.cosmiceye.beer Owner/Founder of Cosmic Eye Brewing was on EP04 with Sacha from Intronaut where he talks about the idea of the brewery and his love for metal. So of course Metal Monday is a thing! Wear some metal gear and get $1 off a full pour! Now available in cans too!! PLEASE check out the Patreon page. www.patreon.com/rocknrollbeerguy Support the podcast and earn exclusive content like full audio interviews from Psycho Las Vegas from acts like Andrew WK, Red Fang, CKY and more.
Wendy Dio returns to talk about the upcoming Ride For Ronnie. Wendy and I discuss the ride, the performers and the cause. We also discuss Ronnie's relationship with Tenacious D. Wendy also weighs in on the hypothetical match up between herself and Sharon Osbourne.
From the press release: It’s nearly time once again for the Ronnie James Dio Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund’s annual Ride for Ronnie, which is in it’s fourth year now! This year’s event will take place on Sunday, May 6, 2018. The ride from Harley-Davidson of Glendale, CA to Los Encinos Park in Encino, CA will raise awareness and funds for cancer prevention, and research for a cure. The afternoon concert in the park will be hosted by radio and television personality Eddie Trunk, and feature live music from the various artists listed below. Last year’s Ride raised over $40,000 for the Dio Cancer Fund!
Ride For Ronnie Tickets
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