K.K. DOWNING Looks Back On JUDAS PRIEST’s Contentious Rivalry With IRON MAIDEN: ‘It Got A Bit Ugly’

October 5, 2018 During a brand new interview with SiriusXM's Eddie Trunk, former JUDAS PRIEST guitarist Ken "K.K." Downing spoke about the the contentious rivalry that developed between PRIESTand IRON MAIDEN when the two bands toured together in the early 1980s. "We'd just finished the 'British Steel' record in England, and we were going out on tour [in early 1980 with IRON MAIDEN]," he recalled. "And then …

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32 Hidden References on Iron Maiden’s Somewhere In Time Cover

32 Hidden References on Iron Maiden's Somewhere In Time Cover By Dave Basner September 29, 2017   On September 29th, 1986, Iron Maiden released their sixth album, Somewhere in Time. Like many of their covers, the artwork was created by Derek Riggs, who snuck dozens of references to the band’s previous work and their lives in his art. Here are …