(hennemusic) Judas Priest Play Final Show of Farewell Tour was a top 12 rock story of May 2012: Judas Priest played the final show of their "Epitaph" world tour Saturday in London. Saturday's sold-out gig at the Hammersmith Apollo in London was professionally filmed for a 2013 DVD release.
The band's year-long farewell trek kicked off last June in Holland, and has been around the globe. Epitaph saw the introduction of guitarist Richie Faulkner to the Priest fold, following the sudden retirement of Kenneth "K.K." Downing just six weeks before the tour's launch.
Upon announcing the "farewell" tour, Priest clarified the band's status as the trip was not going to be their final shows but, rather, their last extensive world tour Check out video from the show here.