Tag: Heavy Metal

Views from the Pit: Ministry of Rock’s Tribute to Ronnie James Dio

At 11pm on a Friday night, old school heavy metal/hard rock classics drifts out of House of Rock. However, unlike the usual mix of Iron Maiden, Skid Row, Steelheart and other hard rock music, this was a special gig and a night to remember for all true Dio fans. Ministry of Rock’s tribute gig to …

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Album Review: Iron Maiden – El Dorado

Iron Maiden [UK]
El Dorado
2010
Single
Heavy Metal/Hard Rock

When Iron Maiden placed a countdown timer on their website, fans all over the world got excited. Was this going to be an announcement of tour dates? Or perhaps announcement of the release date of the upcoming album? But what was …

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R.I.P. Ronnie James Dio

Ronnie James Dio: July 10, 1942 – May 16, 2010

Message from Wendy Dio:

Today my heart is broken, Ronnie passed away at 7:45am 16th May. Many, many friends and family were able to say their private good-byes before he peacefully passed away. Ronnie knew how much he was loved by all. We so …

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Guttered Down The Gutters: Joe Suicide

Here comes the second issue! For this month, we managed to catch Joe Suicide during one of his gigs… Joe Suicide It is really hard to keep up with the projects and bands of Joe’s, his passion for music spawns many new creations…and he is not really that young unlike us *grins*. He’s probably been …

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Album Review: Suicide Solution – Shake Well Before Abuse

Suicide Solution [SINGAPORE]
Shake Well Before Abuse
2009
Full Length
Heavy metal/hard rock

Having been in existence since 1995, Suicide Solution is one of Singapore’s oldest (and one of the most well-established) heavy/thrash metal band. Initially started as a heavy/thrash metal band, Suicide Solution began to fuse certain death metal …

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