Judas Priest Postpones The Rest of their 50 Years of Heavy Metal Tour Due to Richie Faulkner’s Heart Condition

Devastating news as Judas Priest shredder Richie Faulkner has a major medical condition (heart) that has landed him in the hospital for treatment. Thus the Judas Priest tour is postponed until a later date. News was proken by the Judas Priest PR team. The Priest were finally celebrating their 50th anniversary this year with the The 50 Heavy Metal Years Tour, with Sabaton as openers.Get well soon Richie!




9/29/2021 Denver CO The Mission Ballroom^

9/30/2021 West Valley City UT Maverik Center*

10/2/2021 Everett WA Angel Of The Winds Arena*

10/3/2021 Portland OR Moda Center*

10/5/2021 Oakland CA Fox Theater^

10/6/2021 Los Angeles CA Microsoft Theater^

10/8/2021 Las Vegas NV Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood

10/9/2021 Phoenix AZ Arizona Federal Theatre

10/12/2021 San Antonio TX Freeman Coliseum^

10/13/2021 Cedar Park TX HEB Center Cedar Park^

10/15/2021 Irving TX The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory

10/16/2021 Oklahoma City OK The Zoo Amphitheatre^

10/19/2021 Independence MO Cable Dahmer Arena*

10/21/2021 Nashville TN Nashville Municipal Auditorium*

10/22/2021 Alpharetta GA Ameris Bank Amphitheatre*

10/24/2021 Charleston WV Charleston Civic Center Coliseum*

10/25/2021 Philadelphia PA The Met*

10/27/2021 Newark NJ Prudential Center*

10/28/2021 Oxon Hill MD The Theater at MGM National Harbor

10/30/2021 Mashantucket CT Foxwoods Resort Casino – Grand Theater^

10/31/2021 Lowell MA Tsongas Center At UMass Lowell*

11/2/2021 Halifax NS Scotiabank Centre*

11/4/2021 Laval , QC Place Bell*

11/5/2021 Hamilton ONT First Ontario Centre*


* new show

^ not a Live Nation event

# festival date

+ Sabaton not support on this date; support is TBD

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