There are very few groups that can be compared with the importance and achievements of Judas Priest in the world of heavy sound. Without these heavy metal music never has this presence and influence in the lives of thousands of fans. “Gods of Metal” have become the object of imitation for many and inspired generations of musicians and fans. Four decades career marked by religious songs and albums, more than 40 million copies sold, numerous awards, including “Grammy” for best metal performance in 2010, as well as some of the most spectacular metal shows at all – it is short revisiting Judas Priest.
Even with his first album Judas Priest is a favorite of fans, as this contribute their spectacular performances of some of the biggest festivals, including the first “Monsters of Rock” in Donington Park in 1980 UK tour America in 1983 and featuring iconic mega concert “Live Aid” in 1985
Thanks to albums like ‘British Steel’ (1980), ‘Screaming for Vengeance’ (1982), ‘Defenders Of The Faith’ (1984) and ‘Painkiller’ (1990) Judas Priestse ranked among the most successful metal bands of all time. Group creates iconic anthems like “Breaking The Law”, “Living After Midnight”, “Heading Out to the Highway”, “You’ve Got Another Thing Coming” and many others.
In 2014, Judas Priest released the album ‘Redeemer of Souls’ – the 17th in a row in their discography. It debuted at number 6 on the Billboard 200 – the highest position for the entire career of the band. Released here from Virginia Records / Sony Music, the album was another dose of classic heavy metal of Judas Priest. “Every time our goal is to raise the bar higher and look for a new sound in our own philosophy about the style of Judas Priest – explains Rob Halford. – ‘Redeemer of Souls’ rekindled our passion for everything I believe in the ideas of metal from which the band was born. The album is a classic combination of everything that we love heavy metal music – explain a guitar riffs and solos, furious drums, strong bass line and vocals razdiryashti to heaven. ”
‘Redeemer of Souls’ entered the top 10 charts around the world and causes great interest. Therefore iconic voice and face of the band Rob Halford, guitarists Glenn Tipton and Richie Faulkner, bassist Ian Hill and drummer Scott Travis embarked on a new, highly successful tour in October 2014, will continue in 2015. On 30th June in “Arena Armeec” thousands of fans of the band in the country will enjoy both the songs from ‘Redeemer of Souls’, and of their greatest hits!