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Classic Metal Judas Priest

Speed King

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Official Website

Members:

Rob Halford
Glenn Tipton
K.K. Downing
Ian Hill
Alan Moore


Albums: (with links to album information)
One of the most influential old school metal bands ever, second in importance only to Black Sabbath, my favorite album from the Priest is Sad Wings of Destiny.



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Sad Wings is one of my faves, too. I also like British Steel & Stained Class. Painkiller is decent, too.
 

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Probably my all-time favorite metal band!

:headbang:

The only other bands that would even come close would be Dio, Black Sabbath, Metallica and ..... eeesh, I'd have to think long and hard to find anything outside of those three that even comes close.

I'm sure I'll be revisiting this thread many times.
 

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Judas Priest was in town tonight with Saxon and the unofficial cover band that sometimes goes by the name Thin Lizzy (I forget the name they are going under right now, Black Star Riders or something like that)>

I wanted to go SO bad, but couldn't make it to this show for multiple reasons. Sucks because with Glenn no longer able to tour, I'm not sure how long they'll tour together. Time will tell.
 

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Here's a few pictures that have been shamelessly 'borrowed' from people that were at tonight's show in Minneapolis:

JP2.jpg JP4.jpg
JP3.jpg JP1.jpg
JP0b.jpg
 

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One of the most influential old school metal bands ever, second in importance only to Black Sabbath
For many years, I have called Black Sabbath the Grandfathers of metal and in the same breath, referred to Judas Priest as the Godfathers of metal. My opinion is the same as yours in that I firmly believe that the two bands are the most important and influential metal bands of all time.
 
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For many years, I have called Black Sabbath the Grandfathers of metal and in the same breath, referred to Judas Priest as the Godfathers of metal. My opinion is the same as yours in that I firmly believe that the two bands are the most important and influential metal bands of all time.
And sadly...JP isn't in the RRHOF!
 

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