From the monthly archives: "June 2007"

Rik, Mike and Gil have once again come together, this time to lend their support to Rock Against Diabetes. This new charity, started by Darrin Buchanan of, features a year round celebrity and charity auction and summer concert series and gala. All proceeds go to the Canadian Diabetes Association.

Currently awaiting your bid is a one-of-a-kind Yamaha RGXA2 electric guitar autographed by the guys, a drum head autographed by Gil Moore, and the complete and remastered Triumph catalog. The auction opened last night and will continue until just before midnight on June 30th.

To find out more about Rock Against Diabetes check out their website and for a complete list of auction items, click here.

At 5:00pm ET today Rik Emmett will be interviewed on SIRIUS Satellite Radio’s Buzzsaw about his favourite Triumph concert moments and all the new projects keeping him busy these days. The program will be rebroadcast on Sunday, June 17th at 2:00pm ET. Not a SIRIUS Satellite Radio member? You can sign up for a free 3 day subscription here.

Ever since Triumph’s induction in March a lot of questions have arisen from the fans. Now some of those questions get answered by Rik Emmett himself in an exclusive video interview.

You can get a sneak preview by visiting the video page and watching the trailer here.

Today, June 1 is the birthday of Triumph’s Bassist/Producer Mike Levine. Won’t you join us in wishing him all the best on this special day by leaving a comment and voting on your favorite Mike shot in the photo gallery.