Rockbrat Live Review: Judas Priest – Budokan, Tokyo, Japan – Friday 17 February 2012

Tonight's show at the legendary Budokan saw the venue being covered with snow. Strangely enough, a heavenly setting indeed for one of the most iconic HM bands of my lifetime. Priest are on their farewell tour and deliver a greatest hits type package with a couple of rarities thrown in as well. From what I … Continue reading Rockbrat Live Review: Judas Priest – Budokan, Tokyo, Japan – Friday 17 February 2012

Rockbrat Wonders: About Al Atkins: The founder of heavy metal ?

Ladies and gentleman – I give you the voice of Judas Priest. Nope, not Halford, nor Halford imitator Ripper Owens. Let me introduce to you the original voice of Judas Priest – Al Atkins. In 2011, poor old Al is digging the garden and doing the weeds. That’s right astute readers, he is 64 – … Continue reading Rockbrat Wonders: About Al Atkins: The founder of heavy metal ?