Ronnie James Dio is arguably one the most iconic singers in the history of rock and roll and more specifically…heavy metal.
With a resume of bands like Elf, Rainbow, Black Sabbath, as well as his namesake band, Dio has made a mark on music history that few will surpass.
Although we’ve sadly lost his presence here on earth, his music still lives on.
Check out a few killer cover versions from our younger generation. These clips definitely give us hope for the future knowing great music will endure.
Liliac is a 5-piece band made up of three brothers and two sisters from Los Angeles, CA. They tour extensively and boast over 100k followers on their Facebook Page. Check out this awesome cover of Ronnie James Dio’s “Rainbow in the Dark” below.
With three albums under their belt, Motion Device is well on their way to a long career in music. Check out these youngster’s fantastic version of Black Sabbath’s “Heaven and Hell” below.
School of Rock All-Stars
School of Rock has become a real force in the United States in facilitating a venue for children to learn how to play in a band. It’s organizations like this who nurture the next generation that we love to celebrate. Check out the School of Rock All Stars knock Dio’s “Holy Diver” out of the park below.
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