O Judas Priest anunciou o lançamento do seu primeiro livro oficial. Judas Priest – 50 Heavy Metal Years irá contar a história dos 50 anos da banda, além de conter imagens e depoimentos dos integrantes.

Ross Halfin, fotógrafo conhecido no mundo do rock, terá muitos de seus trabalhos impressos no livro, já que acompanha a banda desde 1978. Segundo uma declaração divulgada à imprensa, muitas das imagens serão inéditas e além de Halfin, contará com outros fotógrafos como Neil Zlozower, Mark Weiss, Fin Costello e Oliver Halfin.

Com 648 páginas, o livro foi escrito pelo renomado jornalista Mark Blake e terá quatro diferentes edições. A primeira terá apenas 100 livros e todo o dinheiro arrecadado será doada à Glenn Tipton’s Foundation, que ajuda pessoas que sofrem de mal de Parkinson, assim como o guitarrista. As outras edições serão uma de luxo com algumas surpresas, a Epic Leather and Metal Edition e a edição comum.

Judas Priest – 50 Heavy Metal Years será lançado oficialmente perto do Natal desse ano, mas a partir do dia 11 de setembro estará disponível na préJudas Priest – 50 Heavy Metal Years será lançado oficialmente perto do Natal desse ano, mas a partir do dia 11 de setembro estará disponível na pré-venda. A edição comum está por £79 enquanto a Limited Leather and Metal Edition está por £495, sem a taxa de entrega.  Clique aqui para saber mais.

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Judas Priest Celebrate their career with their first official book titled – 50 HEAVY METAL YEARS PRE-ORDER DETAILS Judas Priest – 50 HEAVY METAL YEARS can be exclusively pre-ordered at www.rufuspublications.com The pre-order starts on September 11th 2020 at 3pm UK time on a first come first served basis Special priced bundle editions will also be available to pre-order and a 10% pre-order discount can be used at the online checkout with the code PRIEST50 JUDAS PRIEST and Rufus Publications are pleased to announce the publication of the first ever official Judas Priest book documenting the bands extensive history over the last 50 years – titled JUDAS PRIEST – 50 HEAVY METAL YEARS the book has been put together by David Silver, Ross Halfin and Jayne Andrews. “I've photographed Judas Priest from 1978 until now and of all the bands I’ve worked with they are one of the most enjoyable to me – you have to love the mighty Priest,” Ross Halfin, August 2020 This huge, 648 page coffee table book chronicles the history of the world’s foremost heavy metal band using hundreds of unseen, unpublished photographs from Rock’s greatest photographers including Ross Halfin, Neil Zlozower, Mark Weiss, Fin Costello, Oliver Halfin and many more. With a linking text by renowned journalist Mark Blake the book explores the bands exciting history on stage and off in a unique photo documentary designed to excite fans and devotees of true heavy metal the world over. Current band members have all contributed to the book with written pieces detailing their love and passion for the band, making this an extraordinary artefact for their legions of followers. The book features an exclusive cover by Mark Wilkinson who has worked with the band for many years now. Glenn Tipton comments “We spear-headed the visual image of metal – breathing new life into it and it has been captured forever in the pages of this book”. See all the details at http://bit.ly/JP50Book

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