On this episode of Talking Metal, Mark and Emily Strigl speak with Don Jamieson, Wendy Dio and Chandler Mogel.
The Wendy Dio interview starts 28:15 into the show. Topics include the Ride For Ronnie Benefit, Rough Cutt, Ronnie James Dio, Craig Goldy, Eddie Trunk, the Dio hologram, Dio Disciples, cancer research, Dr. Wong, Geezer and Gloria Butler, Aynsley Dunbar and more. For more info about the Ride For Ronnie – SEE BELOW.
Don Jamieson tells Mark and Emily about his new album Communication Breakdown which comes out this Friday via Metal Blade. They also tall about Ghost, Dave Mustaine, That Metal Show, Wendy Dio, Brian Slagel and much more. To order Don’s great new album please use our Amazon links.
The show concludes with an interview with Punky Meadow’s lead vocalist Chandler Mogel. Be sure to catch him on stage with Punky at BB Kings Blues Club on April 29.
The third annual Ride For Ronnie Motorcycle Ride and Concert, benefiting the Ronnie James Dio Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund, will take place on Sunday, May 7, 2017. Riders will assemble for a continental breakfast at Harley-Davidson of Glendale with kickstands up at 11AM. The RIDE will take them through the streets of Los Angeles County to Los Encinos Park in Encino, where they will be treated to an afternoon of live music, raffle and live auction, food trucks and more.
Eddie Trunk will host this year’s event, which will include performances by rockers Lynch Mob, Eddie Money, Rough Cutt, Dio Disciples, The Loveless, Sonia Harley and No Small Children. A silent auction will be conducted at one of the exhibit booths throughout the afternoon, while live auctions, featuring one-of-a-kind rock collectibles, will be held during intervals between artist performances. Food trucks will be on site throughout the day. Those participating include Slammin’ Sliders, G’s Taco Spot, Greenz on Wheelz and Archie’s Ice Cream.
Both riders and concert-goers can purchase their tickets by visiting: www.diocancerfund.org/events
The Ronnie James Dio Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund (www.diocancerfund.org) was formed in memory of the legendary rock singer Ronnie James Dio, who lost his life to gastric cancer in 2010.
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