CANCELLED!!! | DIO Returns - Unique hologram show to Finland
Edit 15.9. The show is unfortunately cancelled due to problems with the tour dates. Bought tickets can be returned to their place of purchase. The organizer apoologizes for any unconvenience caused by the cancellation.
Last August in 2016 Germany’s very own Wacken Open Air metal festival witnessed Ronnie James Dio walking on the main stage, a man who had passed away in 2010. One of metal’s forefathers Ronnie James’ band mates line-up called Dio Disciples orchestrated a surprise to the fans together with Eyellusion, a company specialized in hologram productions.
The show created interest and buzz among the fans all over the globe. Rumors about the possible tour started to emerge.
Ronnie James Dio’s wife and manager Wendy Dio commented to Rolling Stone magazine:
”When I saw Ronnie’s hologram perform for the first time, I almost couldn’t believe my ears and eyes. With Eyellusion we have been able to get Ronnie back on stage, making sure that his legacy and music lives. I want Ronnie’s fans all over the world to witness this experience.”
The tour will start from Helsinki when the band performs at The Circus on Thursday 30.11.2017.
Ronne James Dio is undoubtedly one of the most respected, talented and had one of the longest spanning careers in metal music. He was active for over five decades, having sang for example in Ritchie Blackmore’s Rainbow and replaced Ozzy in Black Sabbath. He formed the band Dio in 1982 and recorded ten albums with it. The track ”Holy Diver” is known by everyone, despite musical preferences.
On Dio Returns -tour you will hear and see Dio singing with a live band. The line-up consists Ronnie’s bandmates Craig Goldy on guitar, Simon Wright on drums, Scott Warren on keys and Bjorn Englen on bass. Veteran metal singer Tim ”Ripper” Owens will also perform together with Oni Logan on selected days of the tour.
The concert will feature for example hits like Rainbow in the Dark, We Rock, Neon Nights, King of Rock & Roll, Man on The Silver Mountain, Heaven & Hell and of course Holy Diver.
Thursday 30.11.2017 | The Circus
Tickets from 38€ | Ticketmaster
Age limit 18