MTV Greece “Headbangers Ball” Host Publishes Uncut/Unedited 2007 Audio Interview With Ronnie James Dio

Orpheus Spiliotopoulos, the co-host of MTV Greece‘s “Headbangers Ball”, has published an audio interview online with the late Ronnie James Dio, titled “HEAVY METAL MEMORIES: Interview with Ronnie James Dio (DIO, ELF, RAINBOW, BLACK SABBATH, HEAVEN HELL)”.

“My fondest memory of a true legend, one of rock/metal’s greatest voices of all time, the magnificent Ronnie James Dio (July 10, 1942 – May 16, 2010). The interview was taken backstage at Rockwave Festival, on June 29th 2007, in Greece. The interview was translated and published via the Greek Rock Hard magazine and was also broadcasted on my online radio show at This is the unedited/uncut version of the interview. R.I.P. Ronnie. You were an amazing human being. It was an honor to meet you” commented Spiliotopoulos.

Listen to the entire audio interview (27 min, 56 seconds) here: