The Chick-fil-A fast food chain has been receiving a ton of media scrutiny as of late, after declaring that they, as a company, are opposed to gay marriage. Although opposition to same-sex marriage is prevalent throughout America, Chick-fil-A Chief Operating Officer Dan Cathy created a media firestorm after a series of controversial actions. As the most prominent gay man in metal, Judas Priest vocalist Rob Halford recently addressed the issue in a new interview.
Released in 1982, Judas Priest's 'Screaming for Vengeance' brought the legendary metal band enormous mainstream success, specifically with the classic tune 'You've Got Another Thing Comin'." Priest frontman Rob Halford recently sat down with Loudwire, and while he is in celebratory mode for the release of the special 30th anniversary edition of 'Screaming for Vengeance,' he and the band are also gearing up for some new music.
After hearing the news that Lamb of God's Randy Blythe was finally released from a Czech prison, metal titan and legendary Judas Priest frontman Rob Halford discussed the situation in an exclusive interview with Loudwire.
Judas Priest’s 1982 album ‘Screaming for Vengeance’ will see a special 30th anniversary edition released on Sept. 4. The band's eighth album has been their biggest commercial success and was their first record to go double-platinum. It included the hit singles ‘You’ve Got Another Thing Coming” and “Electric Eye.’
It's always a thrill to photograph metal icons like Judas Priest, but this trek was especially bittersweet as the band called it their farewell tour. Their 'Epitaph' tour rolled through the U.S. during
It didn't exactly start off the smoothest, with longtime guitarist K.K. Downing bowing out of the band and unclear talk about this being a "farewell tour," but Judas Priest's performances for their 'Epitaph' album have been some of the most vital shows in years.
Legendary heavy metal act Judas Priest recently released a limited-edition 17-CD box set called 'The Complete Albums Collection,' and Loudwire is teaming up with Ultimate Classic Rock to give away a copy of this incredible collection (pictured above).
Al Atkins was the founding singer of Judas Priest who regrettably had to trade in his mic for a 9 to 5 to support his family. Atkins recently spoke about his new project and how Judas Priest would've sounded "more like AC/DC" had he stayed on board.
After the untimely departure of longtime Judas Priest guitarist K.K. Downing, the band had to decide what their next move would be. With their Epitaph world tour around the corner, Judas Priest finally found a formidable replacement for Downing in the London based guitarist Richie Faulkner. Faulkner had been playing in Lauren Harris' band, and if the name sounds familiar, yes, Lauren Harris is the daughter of Iron Maiden's Steve Harris.
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