Tuesday, May 2, 2023

Judas Priest announce Metal Masters UK tour

Judas Priest has announced dates for as spring 2024 UK tour.

Dubbed "Metal Masters", the series – whith special guests Saxon and Uriah Heep – will open at the OVO Hydro in Glasgow, Scotland on March 11 before making stops in Leeds, Dublin, Bournemouth and Birmingham and wrapping up at OVO Arena Wembley in London, England on March 24.

“We are thrilled to start this World Tour in the renowned traditional homes of heavy metal,” says Judas Priest, “and can't wait to see our amazing family of Priest maniacs!"

An O2 pre-sale starts Wednesday, May 3 at 10 AM local time, with Live Nation and venue pre-sales open Thursday, May 4 at 10 AM local time and general public tickets available Friday, May 5 at 10 AM local time.

Judas Priest – whose latest album is 2018’s “Firepower” – were among the artists inducted into the 2022 Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame last fall; the band were honored with the Musical Excellence Award, which is given to artists, musicians, songwriters and producers whose originality and influence creating music have had a dramatic impact on music.

Inducted were current members Rob Halford, bassist Ian Hill, guitarist Glenn Tipton and drummer Scott Travis, along with former members K.K. Downing (guitar), Les Binks (drums) and late drummer Dave Holland.

Pick up your copy of “The Essential Judas Priest” here.

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Metal Masters

UK Tour 2024

Mar 11 - Glasgow, UK @ OVO Hydro
Mar 13 - Leeds, UK @ First Direct Arena
Mar 15 - Dublin, UK @ 3Arena
Mar 17 - Bournemouth, UK @ International Arena
Mar 19 - Birmingham, UK @ Resorts World Arena
Mar 21 - London, UK @ OVO Arena Wembley

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