Tag Archives: Judas Priest

Judas Priest raises over $150,000 for Glenn Tipton Parkinson’s Foundation

Posted by on August 14, 2019

Judas Priest has raised over $150,000 for Glenn Tipton Parkinson’s Foundation which was established last June when the guitarist opened up about his battle with Parkinson’s disease. The money was raised through charity t-shirts, donations and more. The foundation will use the donations on a new treatment called MR-guided focused ultrasound thalamotomy, which, although in its early stages, […]

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Wacken Open Air 2020 sold out in 21 hours

Posted by on August 6, 2019

For those who were planning on grabbing tickets for next year’s Wacken Open Air festival, it appears you are too late. All 75,000 tickets for the event sold out in just 21 hours. Unlike other ticket sales, WOA organizers have advised festival-goers from buying tickets from third parties. Next year’s event will take place on […]

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Judas Priest members visit Lucky Paws Dog Rescue

Posted by on June 11, 2019

Before putting on a great show for the people at the SaskTel Centre, Judas Priest decided to stop by Lucky Paws Dog Rescue in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada and play with some puppies. Bassist Ian Hill, drummer Scott Travis, guitarist Richie Faulkner and touring guitarist Andy Sneap all took the time to do a charity photo shoot with […]

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Judas Priest forced to cancel Colorado show

Posted by on June 4, 2019

Tomorrow’s scheduled Judas Priest performance at the Broadmoor World Arena in Colorado Springs, CO has been cancelled. The band announced the news earlier this evening revealing that frontman Rob Halford has been battling with bronchitis for over a week and doctors have now advised he needs a full amount of rest. The band issued the […]

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Judas Priest’s Rob Halford issues statement on kicking phone from fan’s hand

Posted by on May 31, 2019

Yesterday (30th), footage surfaced online of Judas Priest frontman Rob Halford kicking a phone out of a fan’s hand during their show on May 25th in Rosemont, Illinois. While Halford isn’t the first person who has taken some sort of action against mobile devices at shows, the Metal God’s reason is because the fan “physically […]

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Watch Judas Priest’s Rob Halford kick phone out of fan’s hand in Illinois

Posted by on May 30, 2019

Judas Priest frontman Rob Halford kicked a cell phone out of a fan’s hand during the group’s show on May 25th in Rosemont, IL. While the group are about halfway through their extensive North American tour with Uriah Heep in support of their latest effort, Firepower, we can only wonder if Halford has seen one […]

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Legendary Judas Priest, Slayer album cover artists pass away

Posted by on May 22, 2019

We are saddened to report not one but two deaths as both Lawrence “Larry” Carroll (65) and Roslaw Szaybo (85) have passed away yesterday (21st). Carroll, the Australian-born, American-raised painter was recognized by his sculptural pictures that were mainly assembled by materials he found. However, in the metal world, he will be remembered by working on […]

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Ozzy Osbourne announce rescheduled UK & European tour dates w/ Judas Priest

Posted by on April 29, 2019

Ozzy Osbourne has announced rescheduled European dates for his No More Tours 2 trek. Earlier this month, Osbourne was forced to postpone all scheduled 2019 tour dates due to falling out of bed one night and dislodged the metal rods in his back. Judas Priest will be joining the Prince of Darkness as the rescheduled […]

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Watch Judas Priest perform “Killing Machine” live for the first time in over forty years

Posted by on January 28, 2019

Last night (27th) Judas Priest performed “Killing Machine” live for the first time in over forty years. The track is taken from the legend’s fifth studio album, 1978’s Killing Machine, which is also known as Hell Bent For Leather. It was the first time the group performed the song since 1978 as they went into […]

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Ozzy Osbourne postpones first four UK shows due to flu

Posted by on January 28, 2019

The first four shows on Ozzy Osbourne’s UK/European farewell trek have been postponed due to Ozzy having a bad case of the flu. The affected shows include January 30th in Dublin, Feb. 1st in Nottingham, Feb. 3rd in Manchester, and Feb. 5th in Newcastle. As of now, the tour will kickoff on February 7th in […]

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