For many, Thanksgiving Day means loading up the family truckster and "Heading Out To The Highway." In honor of such pilgrimages, we feature Judas Priest and Heading Out To The Highway which reached the Top 10 on the Mainstream Rock Charts in 1981.
by Doug Moore A bit of background first: unless you're well into your 40s, you probably don't remember the US Festivals. The US Fests were two huge music festivals thrown in 1982 and 1983 by Apple co-founder & kajillionaire Steve...
I like my metal heavy. I revere the Heavy Metal dinosaur progenitors Led Zeppelin, Black Sabbath and Deep Purple; they are the 'old guard.' As the metal generations have grown up and grown into their own; we've seen Judas Priest, AC/DC,...Show More Summary
Hard rock/metal guitarist/producer Roy Z‘s soundtrack for the upcoming game Zombie Squash will be released digitally via Sumthing on October 29th. Roy Z is known for his work with Judas Priest, Iron Maiden, Sebastian Bach, and Tribe Of Gypsies. Starring George A. Romero (Night Of... Read More
Courtesy wiki How would you like to spend this Halloween with the rock band KISS? How about AC/DC, Iron Maiden, Papa Roach, Judas Priest and Alice Cooper? For the ultimate rock-n-roll treat this holiday, tune in to AXS TV for 12-hours of continuous music from these legendary bands. The marathon kicks of with Judas Priest at 3:30 p.m. Show More Summary
By Stephen Simpson, CFA: "Up here in space, I'm looking down on you; My lasers trace everything you do." Judas Priest, "Electric Eye" The jury is still out as to whether or not DigitalGlobe (DGI) can build a strong business in satellite imaging outside of government defense and intelligence contracts. Show More Summary
The last time Congress passed a sweeping electronic privacy law, the Berlin Wall was standing, Reagan was cracking down on drugs, and compact discs—playing Slayer and Judas Priest—were all the rage. More than twenty five years later,...Show More Summary
"Breakin' the law, breakin' the law." -- Judas Priest When you just wanna blow stuff up, fly choppers into fountains, and hoon a parking garage so hard you fly right off the top of it, there are only two places to go: the loony bin, or Grand Theft Auto. OK, so there are many more ways to get highly criminal in a virtual world. But the Grand Theft...
“We were in L.A., but we all hated glam,” says Slayer’s Jeff Hanneman in the new book Louder Than Hell: The Definitive Oral History Of Metal. “I was listening to a lot of hardcore, but I still loved classic metal like Judas Priest and Iron Maiden. Show More Summary
AGNETHA FÄLTSKOG, FORMERLY OF ABBA, ON "THE BUBBLE" Agnetha Fältskog might be best know as "the blonde from ABBA," but her musical prowess did...
My husband and I frequent a local bar, who last weekend featured a Judas Priest tribute band. We’re both big fans of Priest, so we were enthusiastic to attend. I asked the bar manager beforehand if it would be okay for me to take photos while the band played. Not every band, and not every [...]
KELLY O DIY JUDAS PRIEST: Barely living after midnight. Cat (THEESatisfaction): There was this show on Mars—I regret not being able to do it. The Lonely Forest: We deeply regret trusting major label executives. Brian Foss (Funhouse owner):...Show More Summary
When you’ve exhausted the marriage playlist, try listening to the top ten most mentioned songs in books, via Publisher’s Weekly. Related posts: The Marriage Playlist What do Talking Heads, The Smiths, Judas Priest, and Blondie... song/book...Show More Summary
As you may have noticed, I’m not a particular fan of heavy metal. Once I hit 17 or 18 and started to explore more thoroughly all the various types of music available, my Black Sabbath and Judas Priest albums went more or less unplayed. Tonight, though, let’s make an exception. Show More Summary
Comedian Dave Hill is a heavy-metal fanatic, and man, does he love him some Judas Priest. So, when the opportunity came to interview the band's lead singer, Rob Halford, for a magazine, he was determined that this encounter would not stop with the Q&A. No, they would have such chemistry ... More »
What do Talking Heads, The Smiths, Judas Priest, and Blondie have in common? They’re all featured in the playlist Jeffrey Eugenides made to accompany the paperback release of his latest novel, The Marriage Plot. The Spotify list is chock full of songs “Madeline, Leonard, and Mitchell might have been listening to in the early 1980s.” [...]Show More Summary
Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: The Hood Internet, FAROFF, The Knocks Song: Wax Audio - Lady Judas (Lady Gaga vs Judas Priest Mashup) [download here] What's so good? Honestly, this is probably one of the best mashups I have come across to date. Show More Summary
In The Catch-Up, a longtime fan and a newcomer discuss a TV show, movie, book, music, or other pop-culture item. In this installment, Jason Heller and Keith Phipps discuss Judas Priest’s Screaming For Vengeance, the British metal band’s famed 1982 album, which recently received a deluxe reissue. Jason: Keith, when I visited The A.V. Show More Summary
Judas Priest - Screaming For Vengeance 30th Anniversary EditionColumbia Records/LegacyRay Van Horn, Jr. There's no question why Screaming For Vengeance should appear in your music library. If you're metal, this album should've been one of the first you ever came into contact with. Show More Summary
According to Judas Priest singer Rob Halford, the heavy-metal legends are considering legal action against clothing retailer the GAP over a T-shirt design-which has since been removed from the company's website-that bears an undeniable resemblance to the cover art of...