"Evil Or Divine: Live In New York City" & "Holy Diver Live" Announced as First Two Albums



Evil Or Divine: Live In New York City and Holy Diver Live Announced as First Two Albums in DIO Live Album Reissue Series

Newly Remastered Deluxe Reissues with Newly Created Cover Art Set for Release February 12, 2021 via BMG

Evil Or Divine: Live In New York City and Holy Diver Live Pre-Orders Available Now






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 on February 12, 2021. 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.” Watch a video for “Holy Diver” now at https://youtu.be/l6VPtRxkZ7M.

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."

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: Side A

1. Killing The Dragon

2. Egypt (The Chains Are On)

3. Push


Side B

4. Drum Solo – Simon Wright

5. Stand Up And Shout

6. Rock and Roll

7. Don’t Talk To Strangers


Side C

8. Man On The Silver Mountain

9. Guitar Solo – Doug Aldrich

10. Long Live Rock ‘N’ Roll

11. Lord Of The Last Day


Side D

12. Fever Dreams

13. Holy Diver

14. Heaven And Hell


Side E

15. The Last In Line

16. Rainbow In The Dark

17. We Rock


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

18. This Is Your Life – from Angry Machines

19. Fever Dreams – from Magica

20. Push – from Killing The Dragon

21. The Eyes – from Master Of The Moon


Pre-order now at https://rjdio.lnk.to/EvilDivinePR.


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:

Side A

1. Intro

2. Stand Up And Shout

3. Holy Diver

4. Gypsy

5. Drum Solo – Simon Wright


Side B

6. Caught In The Middle

7. Don’t Talk To Strangers

8. Straight Through The Heart

9. Invisible


Side C

10. Rainbow In The Dark

11. Shame On The Night

12. Guitar Solo – Doug Aldrich

13. Holy Diver (Reprise)


Side D

14. Tarot Woman

15. Sign Of The Southern Cross

16. One Night In The City

Side E

17. Gates Of Babylon

18. Heaven And Hell


Side F

19. Man On The Silver Mountain

20. Catch The Rainbow

21. Long Live Rock ‘N’ Roll

22. Call For Encore

23. We Rock


Pre-order now at https://rjdio.lnk.to/HolyDiverLivePR.

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