American Idol season 10 finalist James Durbin–who performed on
For fans mourning Disturbed’s recently announced indefinite hiatus, the band has revealed that they will be releasing a B-side collection on November 8. Featured on The Lost Children (Reprise) will be previously unreleased track “Mine,” as well as “3,” which appeared exclusively on the band’s website earlier this year. Also included are covers of Judas […]
Judas Priest frontman Rob Halford fell off his motorcycle while riding onstage during the band’s intro in Brasilia, Brazil, last night. You can see it right when he reaches guitarist Glenn Tipton’s side of the stage at around the 28 second mark in the video below. Metal God that he is, he gets right back […]
As I Lay Dying are releasing a new album, Decas, to coincide with the band’s 10th anniversary. The record, due out on November 8, features three new songs, covers, and remixes of classic As I Lay Dying tracks by various artists. Bands covered on the record include Slayer and Judas Priest, while remixes come from […]
Legendary British metallers Judas Priest are to release a new compilation album, but with a twist: The featured songs have been selected by the band’s friends and peers from the hard rock/metal community. Artists whose picks feature on The Chosen Few include: Ozzy Osbourne, Slash, Metallica’s James Hetfield and Lars Ulrich, Slipknot/Stone Sour frontman Corey […]
As the resident metalhead on this year’s season of American Idol, James Durbin brought the soaring sound of Judas Priest to one of the biggest TV audiences in the country—advancing to the coveted Top 13 via his version of “You’ve Got Another Thing Comin’” and even performing with Priest themselves for the season’s blowout finale. […]
Megadeth bassist David Ellefson manned the backstage interview
The members of Judas Priest recently held a press conference—in advance of their show-stopping American Idol guest spot last night—to discuss the future of the band, and what guitarist K.K. Downing’s departure means for the band. Check out what they had to say below.
No, really. Watch the evidence after the jump.
As previously reported, longtime Judas Priest guitarist K.K. Downing officially retired from the band yesterday, right before the band was to embark on their final world tour. At the time, no official reason had been given for his departure. Since then, however, the former Priest guitarist has issued the following statement: “Dear friends, It is […]