“He is a true metal hero!”
A sneak peek at how organisers are curating next year’s events.
A legend covering legends.
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Well, the circus came to town and now, just like that, it’s gone again. The Pale Emperor crossed into pirate-infested waters, the world’s most fabulous heavy metal frontman couldn’t find a parking space, and Mother Nature took a huge dump on the city of Sydney. Now it’s time to ice our blisters, moisturise our sunburn
Full wrap and pics from Sydney!
The best (and worst) of SW15 Melbourne…
Soundwave festival organisers have announced today that Judas Priest and DragonForce will play joint Sidewave shows in Sydney and Brisbane this February. Promoter AJ Maddah teased this Sidewave combination on Twitter a few days ago. For their only performances outside of their sets at Soundwave 2015, Judas Priest and Dragonforce will take the stage for
UPDATE: The third and final batch of bands for Soundwave 2015 have been announced! Details here. Soundwave 2015 boss AJ Maddah has confirmed heavy metal legends Judas Priest will play a full 90-minute set at next year’s festival, the same amount of time believed to be allotted to headliners Faith No More, Slipknot and Soundgarden.
New Zealand hard rock festival Westfest last week announced its return in 2015, and today organisers have dropped a massive lineup led by the likes of Soundgarden, Faith No More and Judas Priest. The festival will take place at Auckland’s Alexander Park on Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015, and despite the 2014 event being held over
Few bands can lay claim to being ‘legendary’ and even fewer bands can lay claim to having a hand in forging an entirely new style of music. The mighty Judas Priest is one of those esteemed few, and Ian Hill, bassist for the veteran Birmingham heavy metal group, was there when it all began. Back
Leather-clad heavy metal legends Judas Priest have entered a pantheon reserved only for those who have truly cemented a place for themselves in the pop-culture zeitgeist, making their debut appearance on everyone’s favourite longest-running American animated program, The Simpsons. The episode is titled ‘Steal This Episode,’ and sees the British metal outfit coming on to
Rock top-ten lists are never going to be lovable things, but they are a constant and reliable source of readers and discussion. Following Spinner‘s hotly debated 50 greatest guitar riffs comes the top 50 metal songs of all time, compiled by fabled guitar makers Gibson. Number one is Metallica‘s 1986 song Master Of Puppets. The