Former Rainbow and Dio bassist Jimmy Bain, who passed away Jan. 23 while on tour with Last in Line as part of Def Leppard's Hysteria on the High Seas Cruise, was suffering from undiagnosed lung cancer.
Nothing screams metal like waving a big ol' 'I Love You' hand signal at Lemmy from the front row. It's as cool as yelling, "Freebird!" at Lemmy, which isn't cool at all. Lately, I have seen a few examples of this unforgivable sin.
The late, great Ronnie James Dio is commonly named as the inventor of the devil horns...
Legendary Def Leppard / Dio guitarist Vivian Campbell announced in June of last year that he was battling Hodgkin's lymphoma, but had updated fans in November with the good news that the cancer had gone into remission. Unfortunately, in a new interview, the shredder has just revealed that his condition has been "coming back again."