Dio announces ‘The Live Album Reissue Series’

Dio announces ‘The Live Album Reissue Series’

11th December 2020 0 By John Deaux

Niji Entertainment and BMG announce the first two albums in the DIO Live Album Reissue Series with Evil Or Divine: Live In New York City and Holy Diver Live. Fans can get an early listen with two tracks launched today, a never before released live version of ‘Lord Of The Last Day’ and a live version of the classic ‘Holy Diver’.  Listen to ‘Lord Of The Last Day’ here and watch the live video for ‘Holy Diver’ here.
 
Wendy Dio says, “I am very excited to be working with BMG, a label that still has a passion for rock music. They will be making the complete DIO catalogue available again with some interesting surprises.”
 
PRE-ORDER LINKS
EVIL OR DIVINE
HOLY DIVER

EVIL OR DIVINE:  LIVE IN NEW YORK CITY

  • Reissue of DIO’s long out of print 2005 live release
  • Newly remastered & newly created cover art
  • LIMITED EDTION VINYL VERSION INCLUDES LENTICULAR 3D ALBUM SIZED ART PIECE ALONG WITH 3LP 180g BLACK VINYL / TRIPLE GATEFOLD
  • Also Available in 2CD Deluxe Mediabook and 3LP 180g Black Vinyl / Triple Gatefold Standard Edition / Remastered Digital Version
  • Features the complete live show experience as if you were there, including never before released version of ‘Lord Of The Last Day’ and an amazing Simon Wright drum solo not on the original release!
  • Both 3LP Vinyl Versions feature special mini 4 track bonus from the 1996-2004 studio albums featuring ‘This Is Your Life’ (from Angry Machines), ‘Fever Dreams’ (from Magica), ‘Push’ (from Killing The Dragon), & ‘The Eyes’ (from Master Of The Moon)

 
Line Up:
Vocals:  Ronnie James Dio
Guitar:  Doug Aldrich
Bass:  Jimmy Bain
Drums:  Simon Wright
Keyboards:  Scott Warren
 
Tracklist:

  1. Killing The Dragon
  2. Egypt (The Chains Are On)
  3. Push
  4. Drum Solo – Simon Wright
  5. Stand Up And Shout
  6. Rock and Roll
  7. Don’t Talk To Strangers
  8. Man On The Silver Mountain
  9. Guitar Solo – Doug Aldrich
  10. Long Live Rock ‘N’ Roll
  11. Lord Of The Last Day
  12. Fever Dreams
  13. Holy Diver
  14. Heaven And Hell
  15. The Last In Line
  16. Rainbow In The Dark
  17. We Rock

 
BONUS – Best of studio albums 1996-2004 (On LP Configurations ONLY)

  1. This Is Your Life – from Angry Machines
  2. Fever Dreams – from Magica
  3. Push – from Killing The Dragon
  4. The Eyes – from Master Of The Moon

 

HOLY DIVER: LIVE 

  • Reissue of DIO’s long out of print 2008 live release
  • Newly remastered & newly created cover art
  • LIMITED EDTION VINYL VERSION INCLUDES LENTICULAR 3D ALBUM SIZED ART PIECE ALONG WITH 3LP 180g BLACK VINYL / TRIPLE GATEFOLD
  • Also Available in 2CD Deluxe Mediabook and 3LP 180g Black Vinyl / Triple Gatefold Standard Edition / Remastered Digital Version
  • Features the legendary DIO album HOLY DIVER performed live in its entirety plus DIO classics from across his career including Black Sabbath and Rainbow!
  • Recorded Live at the London Astoria

 
Line Up:
Vocals:  Ronnie James Dio
Guitar:  Doug Aldrich
Bass:  Rudy Sarzo
Drums:  Simon Wright
Keyboards:  Scott Warren
 
Tracklist:

  1. Intro
  2. Stand Up And Shout
  3. Holy Diver
  4. Gypsy
  5. Drum Solo – Simon Wright
  6. Caught In The Middle
  7. Don’t Talk To Strangers
  8. Straight Through The Heart
  9. Invisible
  10. Rainbow In The Dark
  11. Shame On The Night
  12. Guitar Solo – Doug Aldrich
  13. Holy Diver (Reprise)
  14. Tarot Woman
  15. Sign Of The Southern Cross
  16. One Night In The City
  17. Gates Of Babylon
  18. Heaven And Hell
  19. Man On The Silver Mountain
  20. Catch The Rainbow
  21. Long Live Rock ‘N’ Roll
  22. Call For Encore
  23. We Rock

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