Originally called “The Electric Elves,” “the band known as “Elf” was founded in 1967 by Ronnie James Dio.  Dio actually played bass with the band, which went through numerous lineup changes and recorded three albums over several years before the band finally dissolved.

Listen to Sam Talkington describe the turbulent lineup changes through the band’s short history, and take a good look at the album cover.  Is that Ronnie James Dio on the front?  We’re not sure, but let us know what you think in the comments section below.