Judas Priest: New Guitarist Richie Faulkner Feels Welcomed by Band, Fans

Guitarist Richie Faulkner really got called into the gig of a lifetime: replacing long-time Judas Priest guitarist K.K. Downing for the band's final world tour and album. In a recent interview with Geeks of Doom, Faulkner talks about being welcome into the Priest fold. An excerpt from the interview follows:

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Josh Hart

Josh Hart is a former web producer and staff writer for Guitar World and Guitar Aficionado magazines (2010–2012). He has since pursued writing fiction under various pseudonyms while exploring the technical underpinnings of journalism, now serving as a senior software engineer for The Seattle Times.