Judas Priest and their Redeemer of Souls’ tour will be coming a Canadian stage near you in the coming months.
Shows are scheduled for Vancouver (October 27-28 at Hard Rock Casino), Regina (October 31st at Brandt Center), Winnipeg (November 1st at MTS Center), Halifax (November 10th at Scotiabank Center), and Toronto (November 12th at Air Canada Center). The tour is in support of their 17th studio album Redeemer of Souls, which came out in July 2014.
Judas Priest is a band with staying power – the British heavy metal band released its first album, Rocka Rolla, in 1974, and since then have become known the world over as one of the most influential heavy metal bands of this generation (MTV called them the second “Greatest Metal Band” of all time after Black Sabbath).
Judas Priest’s current members include original band member Ian Hill (on bass and backing vocals), Rob Halford (on vocals), Glenn Tipton (on guitars, keyboards, synthesiser, and backing vocals, Scott Travis (drums and percussion), and Richie Faulkner (on guitars and backing vocals). The Redeemer of Souls’ tour will be Judas Priest’s 27th tour. Tickets can be purchased through Ticketmaster.
Photo: Judas Priest/Omar Franchi