Judas Priest’s ‘Firepower’ Tour Returning To America In 2019

December 23, 2018 by: admin

Courtesy: Epic Records

By Philip Sayblack

Judas Priest is coming back to America.

The band recently announced that the next leg of its tour in support of Firepower, its latest full-length studio recording, will be another North American run.  The tour will launch May 3 in Hollywood, Florida and run through June 29 in Las Vegas, NV.  It will also feature performances in cities, such as Colorado Springs, CO; Uncasville, CT and Austin, TX.

The tour’s current schedule is noted below.


DATE                  CITY                                   VENUE
05/03/19              Hollywood, FL                    Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
05/06/19              Nashville, TN                      Nashville Municipal Auditorium
05/08/19              Atlanta, GA                         Fox Theatre
05/09/19              Biloxi, MS                           Beau Rivage Resort & Casino
05/12/19              Washington, DC                 The Anthem
05/14/19              Huntington, NY                   The Paramount
05/15/19              Huntington, NY                   The Paramount
05/16/19              Uncasville, CT                     Mohegan Sun Arena
05/18/19              Albany, NY                          Palace Theatre
05/19/19              Albany, NY                          Palace Theatre
05/22/19              Milwaukee, WI                     Riverside Theater
05/23/19              Milwaukee, WI                     Riverside Theater
05/25/19              Rosemont, IL                       Rosemont Theatre
05/28/19              Austin, TX                            ACL Live at The Moody Theater
05/29/19              Austin, TX                            ACL Live at The Moody Theater
05/31/19              Dallas, TX                            The Bomb Factory
06/01/19              Little Rock, AR                     First Security Amphitheater
06/03/19              St. Louis, MO                       Stifel Theatre
06/05/19              Colorado Springs, CO          Broadmoor World Arena
06/08/19              Saskatoon, SK                     SaskTel Centre
06/10/19              Lethbridge, AB                      ENMAX Centre
06/11/19              Edmonton, AB                       Rogers Place
06/13/19              Dawson Creek, BC               Encana Events Centre
06/14/19              Prince George, BC                CN Centre
06/16/19              Kelowna, BC                         Prospera Place
06/17/19              Abbotsford, BC                     Abbotsford Centre
06/19/19              Airway Heights, WA              Northern Quest Resort and Casino
06/21/19              Kent, WA                               Accesso Showare Center
06/22/19              Portland, OR                         Moda Theatre of the Clouds
06/24/19              San Francisco, CA                Warfield Theatre
06/25/19              San Francisco, CA                Warfield Theatre
06/27/19              Los Angeles, CA                   Microsoft Theater
06/29/19              Las Vegas, NV                      The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel

The band expressed its anticipation for the tour in a collective statement.

“Metal maniacs — Judas Priest is roaring back to the USA for one more blast of Firepower,” the band said.  “Firepower 2019 charges forth with new first-time performances born out of Firepower, as well as fresh, classic cuts across the decades from the Priest world metalsphere.  Our visual stage set and light show will be scorching a unique, hot, fresh vibe – mixing in headline festivals as well as the in-your-face venue close ups.  We can’t wait to reunite and reignite our maniacs…THE PRIEST IS BACK!”

Firepower has been confirmed as one of the band’s most successful offerings to date.  It has landed in the Top 5 on charts in 17 nations, including but not limited to the United States.

More information on Judas Priest’s new tour schedule is available online now along with all of the band’s latest news and more at:





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