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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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Review/Photos: Judas Priest brings their Firepower to Washington, DC

Posted by on March 19, 2018

As I wrote not too long ago, Judas Priest has returned to the metal world with an amazing new album, Firepower. Firepower, is the band’s highest charting record ever in the US and it’s no surprise why as its one their strongest in their entire catalog. The band recently launched a tour of North America […]

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Rob Halford open to collaborate with Behemoth’s Nergal and Emperor’s Ihsahn

Posted by on March 15, 2018

When it comes to all genres of metal, Rob Halford is never afraid to experiment or indulge. We’ve seen the metal god’s willingness to collaborate that also included him sharing the stage with other acts like In This Moment and Babymetal, as well as his industrial side project 2wo . Noisey recently spoke to the legend to […]

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Album Review: Judas Priest still pack a wallop of Firepower

Posted by on March 12, 2018

Judas Priest is like the opposite of a box of chocolates. You always know what you’re going to get. Unless, of course, you’re talking about Turbo or Nostrodamus. Of course, I love both Turbo and Nostrodamus so we can get that out of the way. This month the Metal Gods return with their latest full-length, […]

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Rob Halford responds to K.K. Downing’s comments on Glenn Tipton’s involvement with ‘Firepower’

Posted by on February 28, 2018

Yesterday (27th), K.K. Downing expressed how he was “shocked and stunned” he wasn’t asked to rejoin Judas Priest for their tour following Glenn Tipton’s decision to retire from touring. During his statement, he also hinted that producer Andy Sneap did more than producing the band’s latest album Firepower, stating, “I have no doubt that his […]

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Rob Halford, Ian Hill open up about Glen Tipton’s diagnosis, say he’ll be on road with them

Posted by on February 13, 2018

Judas Priest’s Glenn Tipton revealed yesterday that he’d be missing the band’s Firepower tour due to the fact that he had Parkinson’s Disease that would keep him from performing. The band had known that he’d had the disease since he was 60, but in an interview with Rob Halford and sole remaining original member Ian Hill, […]

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Judas Priest post teaser for “Firepower”

Posted by on November 27, 2017

Iconic metal gods, Judas Priest have released a short and sweet 16 second sample of their title track, “Firepower.” The highly anticipated album is scheduled to be released in March 2018. Not too long ago, vocalist Rob Halford spoke with VintageRock.com about “Firepower”: “It’s great. This is what Priest lives for. We’re a hard-working metal band still making the metal forty-odd years later, […]

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Rob Halford joins In This Moment onstage

Posted by on October 25, 2017

In This Moment are certainly becoming one of the more theatrical bands out there. Since their last album, their live show has become more of a Broadway show. What’s the best way to improve something that’s already theatrical? Bring in Judas Priest frontman Rob Halford, of course. He guested on the song “Black Wedding” from […]

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Judas Priest frontman Rob Halford shares his top ten favorite metal albums

Posted by on June 23, 2017

Rolling Stone has been keeping us busy this week between their 100 best metal albums of all time list and finding out Lars Ulrich’s top 15 hard rock and metal albums. As part of that, they recently caught up with Judas Priest vocalist Rob Halford, asking him what his personal favorite albums were. It’s a well-rounded […]

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Rob Halford admits “maybe Brent Hinds was right” about Judas Priest not being metal

Posted by on April 1, 2017

Last month, Mastodon’s Brent Hinds boldly claimed that  Judas Priest was not metal, even stating how weird he thought it was to hear Rob Halford proclaim himself as a “Metal God.” Most of the metal community considered Hinds’ remarks a bit baffling. However, it appears that a few people actually agree with the Mastodon guitarist/vocalist […]

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