On Saturday, December 1st at 2:00pm, Julien’s Auction House in Beverly Hills, CA will be auctioning over 80 guitars with proceeds going to the RONNIE JAMES DIO Stand Up And Shout Cancer Fund. Guitars have been donated to the cause by SLAYER, DEF LEPPARD, CARLOS SANTANA, EDDIE VAN HALEN, STEVE VAI, BRIAN MAY, AEROSMITH and many more.
METALLICA have donated an ESP LTD EC-200QM electric guitar signed in 2010 by James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Kirk Hammett and Robert Trujillo is up for auction at Julien’s Auctions. Go to this location to check out the guitar and for auction details.
Formed in honor of the legendary singer who lost his life to stomach cancer, The Ronnie James Dio Stand Up And Shout Cancer Fund held their 2nd Annual Awards Gala/Halloween Spooktacular Event on Halloween, Wednesday, October 31st at Avalon in Hollywood, CA.
Metallica dedicated ‘Fade To Black’ to Ronnie James Dio when they played Pavilhão Atlantico in Lisbon, Portugal on May 18th, 2010: