's forthcoming double-disc concept album, "Nostradamus", is available for streaming in its entirety on VH1.com
's The Leak.
" is scheduled for release via Columbia Records on Monday, June 16 in Europe, and a day later in the U.S. on Epic Records.
Long in the works, "Nostradamus
" takes epic storytelling to a whole new level, as it recounts the life of this mysterious, world-known 16th century French prophet.
Some of the events that Nostradamus experts have interpreted as his predictions include the great fire of London in 1666, the rise of Adolf Hitler, and most recently, 9-11, among countless other renowned events.
As with all new Priest
releases, the group singer Rob Halford
, guitarists Glenn Tipton
and K.K. Downing
, bassist Ian Hill
, and drummer Scott Travis
will embark on a mammoth worldwide tour in support of "Nostradamus
will guest on the nationally syndicated radio show "Rockline
", hosted by Bob Coburn, on Monday, July 21 at 11:30 p.m. EST/8:30 p.m. PST. Fans can talk live with Judas Priest
by calling 800-344-Rock (7625). To find a station near you or to listen to the show live via the Internet, go to Rocklineradio.com
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