Elf

Sam’s Lost Bands!
Sam’s Lost Bands!
Elf was a rock band founded in 1967 by singer and bassist Ronnie James Dio, keyboardist Doug Thaler Drummer Gary Driscoll, and guitarists Nick Pantas and David Feinstein(Dio's cousin).The band was originally called The Electric Elves but was shortened to The Elves in 1968 and finally Elf in 1972...
Sam’s Favorite : Elf
Sam’s Favorite : Elf
Hey everybody!!! It is time for me to share one of my favorites with you. Every day I cruise the internet looking for whatever tune floats my boat at the moment! Today my favorite is Elf. I would love to hear your suggestions, and who knows maybe I will post one of your favorites right here on The Hawk's website...
Sam’s Lost Bands!
Sam’s Lost Bands!
Elf was a rock band founded in 1967 by singer and bassist Ronnie James Dio,keyboardist Doug Thaler, drummer Gary Driscoll, and guitarists Nick Pantas and David Feinstein (Dio's cousin). The band was originally called The Electric Elves, but was shortened to The Elves in 1968 and finally Elf in 1972...
Sam’s Who Were They Before?
Sam’s Who Were They Before?
The band was called Elf and their lead singer was Ronnie James Dio.  These guys were a blues based boogie band and it was one of the bands Dio was in before he sang in Rainbow.  As a matter of fact when Blackmore left Deep Purple and formed Rainbow all he did was fire the guitar player and keep the rest of the band and that was the first rendition of Richie Blackmores Rainbow...
Classic Vinyl: Elf
Classic Vinyl: Elf
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.