Richie Faulkner

Articles with Richie Faulkner

RICHIE FAULKNER’s Love Affair With The Guitar

In a world that can often feel uncertain, love remains a universal force that unites us all, regardless of how it is found.  For some, the timeless power of a great love affair is beautiful and fleeting, while for others it is a life-long journey that guides their heart every step of the way.  There… Read more »

NIGHT BY NIGHT – The Moment Has Arrived

Two aspects leap from the story of this UK-based rock band before you even wrap your ears around the music.  Founding member and guitarist/backing vocalist Ben Christo, who steps up to write most of the material on their stunning debut NxN album is known for his sterling performances with the titans of all things dark… 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 »

Exclusive interview with Richie Faulkner, Judas Priest’s newest member

Credit: Andrew Ogilvy

When it comes to heavy metal bands, it doesn’t get much better or heavier than Judas Priest. The legendary band launched their Epitaph Tour in October.  Of this tour, vocalist Rob Halford recently told Rolling Stone, “We’re pulling out all the stops. We’ve built a brand new stage set, we’ve got all the effects that… Read more »