An Interview with Rob Halford of Judas Priest: Still Defending The Faith

Judas Priest is a band that needs little introduction—the legendary group has been making music since 1970, and is indisputably one of the greatest heavy metal acts of all time, helping to form the very blueprints for the genre.

While many bands would be content simply going through the motions …

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An Interview with Judas Priest: Never Surrender, Never Forget

My first rock concert experience was Judas Priest on 1984’s Defenders Of The Faith tour. They generated a loud, blinding, over-the-top stage assault, complete with a crazy set inspired by the Metallion on the album’s cover, that left me in a euphoric daze for days. 30 years later, it’s almost …

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Interview with Judas Priest: Goodbye But Not Farewell

The idea of a farewell tour is bittersweet, especially when you’re a band like Judas Priest that has been in existence for over 40 years. So when the legendary British metal brigade announced that this current world tour would be their last, legions of fans were stunned and saddened. Anthrax …

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Interview with Rob Halford: A Metal God Christmas

Halford III, Winter Songs has had legions of fans bracing themselves for the worst. The Metal God invoking the yuletide spirit is a curveball straight out of @#!&. A posting on Blabbermouth.net exclaimed that this was Rob Halford jumping the shark, a reference to the farfetched and declining year of …

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Judas Priest & Whitesnake @ PNC Bank Arts Center

HOLMDEL, NJ—If there were only one show worth attending at the Arts Center this summer, I would say it was this show.

Of course, this was the only show I attended at the Arts Center this year, so I might not be the best judge of that. Jane’s Addiction and …

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Priestly Sins

British Steel, Judas Priest’s 1980 classic, was the soundtrack to the lives of millions of angry white teenagers. Now that the Reagan years are over, Priest is celebrating the album’s 30th birthday in style, at the PNC Bank Arts Center on July 11. The band will perform the …

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Interview with Judas Priest: The Rolls-Royce Of Heavy Metal

“I am in England, I just got back from rehearsal. We are working everyday putting the set list together before the world tour starts in a couple of weeks time,” stated esteemed frontman Rob Halford, of Judas Priest, a few months ago, while also in the midst of a maelstrom …

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Interview with Rob Halford: Keeping The Doors Open

Rob Halford, best known as vocalist for Judas Priest, has moved into the world of film. His first solo band, Fight, are releasing War Of Words—The Film on Nov. 20. After 19 years, more than a dozen global concert tours and dozens of gold and platinum awards as the defining …

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Judas Priest: Interview with K.K. Downing

The return of Rob Halford-fronted Judas Priest was undoubtedly one of the biggest stories in heavy metal for all of 2004. Their stint on Ozzfest and the recording of what would become their comeback album, Angels Of Retribution, reinserted their name into the consciousness of headbangers worldwide, and what …

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