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By Martin Popoff

When the area thinks of heavy steel in its natural, effective, undiluted shape, it truly is none except the steel Gods, Judas Priest, that immediately spring to mind. Chrome and black leather-based, studs and whips and chains, a chopper on level … those are the instruments of the alternate for Rob Halford and his mythical band of Birmingham bashers. again improved than ever, Judas Priest, in 2005, issued their acclaimed Angel of Retribution album. it truly is lengthy late that their tale learn. released to coincide with a brand new album in fall 2007, Martin Popoff’s booklet, Judas Priest: Heavy steel Painkillers, examines the band’s wealthy legacy album by means of album, anthem through anthem, recounting the band’s surprising break up with Halford within the mid ’90s and his effective go back in 2003. Having interviewed all of the principals within the band many times through the years, Popoff supplies a firsthand account of the Priest’s rocky, frequently comical journey in the course of the ‘70s, throughout the gold and platinum files of the ‘80s, detailing the lengthy street again to the prestige the band now enjoys as heavy metal’s proudest ambassadors. Accompanying Popoff’s full of life textual content are greater than 500 full-colour photographs, the band’s sparkling metal imagery springing to lifestyles via a myriad of images from the level, memorabilia photographs, conceal images, and all demeanour of Priestly banquet for the electrical eye.

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