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23/05/14 - Vocalist Tim Leaves the Band

Our singer Tim has decided to part ways with us and move onto pastures new. Tim's been with the band since October 2013, so just over a year and a half, and we've played some great gigs together. We thank him for his contribution to the band and wish him all the best in the future.

16/01/14 - New Drummer

After a long search we've finally found ourselves a new drummer. We're very happy to welcome Mark Bottomley to the band. Mark has been a big Dio fan for many years and impressed us with his knowledge of the material and also his playing ability.

For the first time in quite a while we now have a full line-up and we'll hopefully be back gigging again soon.

Photo of Mark

07/11/13 - New Bass Player

We're happy to announce that we have a new bass player in the shape of Graeme Fulton. Graeme has a long history of playing in bands in Scotland and you may have seen him before in his previous band "The Starry Wisdom Cult". We're looking forward to playing gigs with him in the future. Here's a video of Graeme in action:



08/10/13 - New Guitarist

Dio Apostles would like to welcome our new guitarist Jesus De la O to the band. Jesus, originally from Madrid, has been playing for many years and is probably best known for his time with the Spanish band "Beethoven R". Click on the picture below to see his entry in metal-archives:

metal-archives link

Check out his previous band "Beethoven R" at a festival in Spain



21/08/13 - Gigs cancelled due to line-up changes

Sadly Dio Apostles cannot play the following gigs due to line-up changes within the band. We're currently looking for new members.

  • Wed 28th Aug - Edinburgh Bannermans
  • Sat 31st Aug - The Ship Inn
  • Fri 1st Nov - Tower Music Rooms

10/08/13 - Inverness Gig Cancelled

Unfortunately due to circumstances out with our control the Inverness gig on September 6th (where we were supporting Krazy Nights) has been cancelled. Apologies to anyone that was going to come along. Hopefully we can get up to Inverness sometime in the future.

07/08/13 - Web Page Launched

Our new web site launched today. Only 2 pages at the moment, 'Home' and 'Gigs', but we'll be adding more over the coming weeks. It's still a work in progress, and it still needs a lot of work, but it's good to finally get something out there.