Judas Priest

Judas Priest

Judas Priest are pioneers of the Heavy Metal genre, and arguably created the "Metal" look. Priest were one of the bands that helped spur the heavy metal genres evolution by discarding most of its blues influence and created a "metallic" sound which inspired generations of metal bands to come. Judas Priest were one of the first heavy metal bands and are considered one of the most influential bands in the genre, helping the evolution of speed and thrash metal in the 80s.

Vintage Magazines with Judas Priest

Screamer Magazine September 1990

Screamer Magazine September 1990
Issue: September 1990. Featuring: Anthrax. Also Included Every Mother's Nightmare, Queensryche, Vixen, Annihilator, Cry Wolf, Mother Love Bone, Savatage, Shy England, Yngwie Malmsteen and Much More.

Screamer Magazine October 1988

Screamer Magazine October 1988
Issue: October 1988. Featuring: Ratt. Also Included Femme Fatale, Jetboy, Britton, Overkill and Much More.

Screamer Magazine April 1988

Screamer Magazine April 1988
Issue: April 1988. Featuring: Great White. Also Included Faster Pussycat, White Lion, D'Molls, Silent Rage, Hans Naughty and Much More.

Articles with Judas Priest

Legendary Judas Priest Original Vocalist Al Atkins To Release New Solo Album

Much to the excitement of Metal fans worldwide, original Judas Priest vocalist Al Atkins will be releasing his new solo album “Reloaded” on Gonzo Multimedia! The album is a collection of tracks from the last four decades, that Al has either written or performed from his days in Judas Priest to his last live band… Read more »


PRIMAL FEAR – Rulebreaker

Heavy metal dominated the ’80s, and eventually morphed and splintered off into various, less popular subgenres.  However, there are still bands like Primal Fear consistently releasing new material that’s faithful to the signature ’80s heavy metal sound.  Their new album, Rulebreaker, is no exception; it’s heavy, relatively quick, has catchy choruses and may revive some… Read more »


KNOTFEST Returns This Weekend – Set Times Announced – Over 50 Of The Biggest Bands in Heavy Music

KNOTFEST returns to the San Manuel Amphitheater & Campgrounds in San Bernardino, CA this weekend with an unprecedented lineup of metal and heavy music titans, spread out over three days and nights. The Slipknot-curated event, now in its third year (and second as a Southern California weekend destination festival), attracted over 50,000 fans in 2014,… Read more »


QUEENSRŸCHE DEBUT NEW MUSIC VIDEO FOR THE TRACK “GUARDIAN”

QUEENSRŸCHE debuted the ripping new music video for the track “Guardian,” which comes off the group’s highly anticipated new, full-length offering, Condition Hüman, set for a release via Century Media Records on Oct 2nd. Against the formidable obstacles of an ever-changing cultural landscape, the rise and fall of various musical trends, and the near collapse of the record industry itself, QUEENSRŸCHE… Read more »


Photos – JUDAS PRIEST – LIVE at San Manuel


FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH: Co-Headlining Fall Arena Tour With Volbeat Kicks Off September 16

As global rock heavyweights FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH and VOLBEAT gear up for their co-headlining North American fall arena tour kicking off tomorrow, Tuesday, 9/16 in Salt Lake City, several dates including shows at the U.S. Cellular Coliseum (Cedar Rapids, IA), Deltaplex Arena (Grand Rapids, MI), Mohegan Sun Arena (Uncasville, CT) and The Joint at… Read more »


JUDAS PRIEST – Beginning of the End

When a band have been plying their trade for 40 years wrapped in leather, surrounded by loud guitars and project the shapes of head-banging silhouettes amongst fumes from a Harley-Davidson, you feel somewhat humbled to have witnessed their evolution.  With minor line-up changes taking place over the decades and an attitude of trying new musical… Read more »


Classic Judas Priest Metal On The Way With New Album Redeemer Of Souls

There are only a select number of bands that have accomplished what Judas Priest has throughout their career (as well as having served as a stylistic influence on such a wide variety of bands). Soon the group – singer Rob Halford, guitarists Glenn Tipton and Richie Faulkner, bassist Ian Hill and drummer Scott Travis –… Read more »


Judas Priest at Rock ‘n’ Roll Fantasy Camp

The ultimate Rock and Roll Fantasy Camp specifically for you metal heads. Rock ‘n’ Roll Fantasy Camp are  present Judas Priest band members in including singer Rob Halford, bassist Ian Hill, drummer Scott Travis, and guitarist Richie Faulkner. (please note: Glenn Tipton is still in the band but is unable to attend the camp). More… Read more »


JUDAS PRIEST’S ROB HALFORD – The Original God of Metal

Those less versed in the history of heavy metal might not hesitate to lump Judas Priest in with 1980s glam metal bands such as Motley Crue and Def Leppard; bands less affectionately referred to as “hair metal.”  It’s uncommon to believe that Judas Priest, best known to classic rock radio as the band responsible for 80s hits Breaking… Read more »


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