He passed away a few days ago. I've been kind of bummed about it, thinking I'll never hear him again. As a near thirty year fan of his music, in
Elf, Rainbow, Black Sabbath/Heaven & Hell, with his own band Dio or any number of guest slots he has done - Froggy in The Butterfly Ball or Dr. X in
Queensryche's Operation Mindcrime:2(the only bright spot on that album as it stinks but I digress).
It's a sad time in rock and roll with his passing. Here's a few of my favorite tunes from RJD.
Black Sabbath - Heaven And Hell
A couple of Elf tunes - Gambler, Gambler and Hoochie Koochie Lady. Interesting to hear him before the Dungeons and Dragons imagery he became famous
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