Rob Halford

Loudwire Music Awards: In Our Own Words

Rock and metal’s elite came together on October 24 in Los Angeles for the 2017 Loudwire Music Awards, a raucous celebration of heavy music and the people who make it. Host Chris Jericho of WWE and Fozzy masterfully wrangled the night’s performances, awards, and tributes into a thundering freight train of laughter and music. From an opening set with Rob

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“The Essential Rob Halford” Is Coming Next Week!

  The Metal God will be releasing three HUGE compilations via Sony Music Entertainment and Legacy Recordings, and the first is coming next week! Rob Halford recently signed a worldwide rights deal with the company to release compilations from his variety of side projects since 1992, and “The Essential Rob Halford” is coming on March 31st! This double album will

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BIRTHDAY ROUNDUP

Today’s blog features the heavy weights of metal who are celebrating birthdays. Without any further ado drum roll please:  ROB HALFORD The Metal God is 63 years young today (August 25th). Judas Priest, who have just released their seventeenth album, Redeemer of Souls are planning to tour this fall in support of the new album. GENE SIMMONS The God of

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Judas Priest - Redeemer of Souls

JUDAS PRIEST “REDEEMER OF SOULS”

The mighty Judas Priest have held a top spot in my personal metal realm for 30 years. They were my first real metal concert during the Defenders tour in 1984. Along with Iron Maiden and Black Sabbath, they have influenced countless minions in their 40-plus year career, myself included.  While their history has had its fair share of rough patches,

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WHAT IS ROB HALFORD LISTENING TO RIGHT NOW?

It seems like we’ve posted about Judas Priest every day this week, and why not? The icons released an instant classic with “Redeemer Of Souls” last week, and we found out yesterday that it landed at #6 on The Billboard Top 200 charts, which is the highest ever in their career! That’s so BADASS! Not only that, but they also

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Loudwire Music Awards: In Our Own Words

Rock and metal’s elite came together on October 24 in Los Angeles for the 2017 Loudwire Music Awards, a raucous celebration of heavy music and

BIRTHDAY ROUNDUP

Today’s blog features the heavy weights of metal who are celebrating birthdays. Without any further ado drum roll please:  ROB HALFORD The Metal God is