Music: Tribute to Ronnie James Dio
…By 3 Inches Of Blood. It’s obviously genuine and heartfelt, but it’s also (no disrespect intended) faintly hilarious.
Canadian crunchers 3 Inches Of Blood have, perhaps rarther unwisely, released the lyric video for their Ronnie James Dio tribute song Look Out, taken from the album Long Live Heavy Metal.
RJD sadly died on May 16, 2010 – two years ago yesterday.
Says 3 Inches Of Blood vocalist Cam Pipes: “I hope it is regarded as a fitting tribute to a legendary figure.”
With lyrics such as ‘The world of metal was ruled by him for many years/Even though he’s gone, he will live on/He did reign on a silver mountain high,’ all sung in an excruciating falsetto, the jury’s still out on that one…