Judas Priest's KK Downing Ends Retirement From Music

01/08/2013
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(Classic Rock) Former Judas Priest guitarist KK Downing has come out of music industry retirement but instead of taking the stage the guitarist will be working behind it as a promoter.

The iconic axeman has announced his first two shows, one in Wolverhampton and one in Birmingham, where he'll showcase rising-star talent.

His aim to is ensure the Black Country where he war born and where he lives today remains on the rock and metal map for years to come. His promotion firm will operate under the title The Future Of Heavy Metal, and it's a collaboration with experienced industry man Dave Coleman. more on this story

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