On this episode of Talking Metal, Mark Strigl interviews drummer Scott Travis of Judas Priest.  The chat starts 11:40 into the podcast.  Topics include the new album Firepower, Scott’s musical history, Fight, Racer X, Les Binks and much more. This episode also features an interview with Jim Bachi from the band Hittman.  Their music was featured in season 2 of Stranger Things.  The episode is co-hosted by John “Ostronomy” Ostrosky who gives an updated on Ace Frehley.

‘Firepower,’ can be pre-ordered via this link: http://smarturl.it/Firepower.

The album’s first single, ‘Lightning Strike’ is available worldwide now.

The PledgeMusic pre-order (https://www.pledgemusic.com/projects/judas-priest) includes exclusive limited autographed colored vinyl, autographed vinyl test pressings, an exclusive Judas Priest t-shirt and an extremely limited number of Judas Priest autographed guitars.

Rob Halford and Ace Frehley 2017.
Mark Strigl and Scott Travis (Judas Priest) at the Epic Records building in NYC (Madison Sq. Park location) on Dec. 6, 2017.


To buy the Hittman re-issue check out No Remores Records. The 30th Anniversary Re-Issue of the Hittman self-titled album, with the bonus 1985 Demo is also officially available on iTunes and most digital online stores !  Go get it today !

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2 thoughts on “Talking Metal 719 Scott Travis Of Judas Priest

  1. Another GREAT episode. Can’t wait to hear the new album and hope I can work the Saxon show into my schedule !

  2. Loved listening to the Scott Travis interview it was great and I’m even more pumped for the new JP album after hearing your chat with him about firepower. I know I’ll absolutely love the new album! ! Thanks for the interview, Mark

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