On This Day (July 25)…ELP, the Show That Finally Ends

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 2010 at the High Voltage festival at Victoria Park in London, England. Poster for the show. Retrieved from here. This was the first and only show that ELP would perform in the twenty-first century. It was also the first show the group had undertaken since splitting … Continue reading On This Day (July 25)…ELP, the Show That Finally Ends

On This Day (May 16)…Rest in Peace, Ronnie James Dio

The singer Ronnie James Dio died on this day in 2010 of stomach cancer. He was sixty-seven years old. Retrieved from here. If anyone gave heavy metal a voice, it was Dio. Whether with Rainbow, with Black Sabbath, or within his own solo career, he brought a curious mix of power and clarity with his … Continue reading On This Day (May 16)…Rest in Peace, Ronnie James Dio