K.K. Downing's Author Reacts to K.K.'s Priest New Music " What a classic album this is going to be"
Author of K.K. Downings Autobiography, "Heavy Duty: Days And Nights In Judas Priest", Mark Elington has taken to twitter and posted his reaction to his first listen of samples and bits of the new music of K.K. Downings Priest.
"BREAKING: I’ve now heard some of the music that’s coming from
@kkdowning_metal’s s KK’s Priest band. Let’s just say this: after one note you’re in no doubt who was responsible for Priest’s iconic guitar tone. Accept no imitations. What a classic album this
When asked by The Metal Voice how much of the album he has listened to on separate Twitter post he replied," Bits and pieces - enough to get a serious sense of what to expect."
"Heavy Duty: Days And Nights In Judas Priest" was released in September 2018 via Hachette Audio as a digital download, and in print and ebook from Da Capo Press. The book was co-written by the Scottish author and journalist Mark Eglinton, whose previous collaborations include "Official Truth, 101 Proof" with Rex Brown of PANTERA and "Confessions Of A Heretic" with BEHEMOTH's Adam "Nergal" Darski.
K.K. announced his retirement from PRIEST in April 2011. He has since been replaced by Richie Faulkner, who was once the guitarist in the backing group for Lauren Harris, daughter of IRON MAIDEN bassist Steve Harris.
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