judaspriest640 The 9th annual Fun Fun Fun Fest in Austin line-up was announced May 20th and heavy metal legends Judas Priest will be one of the headliners. The festival is scheduled for November 7th-9th at Auditorium Shores and Butler Park.

This will be the Rob Halford-led band’s first time in the Texas capital in 25 years and will follow the release of their new studio album Redeemer of Souls, out July 8th on Epic Records.

Lineups for two additional stages — for comedy and sports — will be announced later. Tickets go on sale today, May 20th, at funfunfunfest.com.

Black Stage:

Judas Priest, King Diamond, Death From Above 1979, Rocket From The Crypt, Death Grips, Gorilla Biscuits, Blood Brothers, Amon Amarth, Black Lips, Hot Water Music, Iceage, Sick of It All (blood sweat/scratch the surface anniversary set), Deafheaven, Jello Biafra and the Guantanamo School of Medicine, METZ, Pissed Jeans, Glassjaw, Pallbearer, The Bots, Iron Reagan, Pianos Become Teeth, Fat White Family, Radkey, Twin Peaks, Crooked Bangs, Communion, Breakout.

Blue Stage:

Nas (Illmatic 20th anniversary), Wiz Khalifa, Girl Talk, 2 Chainz, Atmosphere, Flying Lotus, Sky Ferreira, The Presets, Gary Numan, Cashmere Cat, Ginuwine, Z-Trip, Run The Jewels (El-P/Killer Mike), Lunice, Yelle, Ryan Hemsworth, The Internet, SOHN, SZA, Thundercat, Mas Ysa, Say Lou Lou, Gardens and Villa, Roosevelt, ASTR, Jacuzzi, Cities Aviv, Zorch, Blue, The Misfit., The Digital Wild

Orange Stage:

Death Cab for Cutie, Neutral Milk Hotel, Alt-J, The New Pornographers, Dinosaur Jr., First Aid Kit, Guided By Voices, City and Colour, Yo La Tengo, Failure, Dum Dum Girls, Foxygen, Courtney Barnett, Sun Kil Moon, Yann Tiersen, Majical Cloudz, San Fermin, Angel Olsen, Tinariwen, J Mascis, Mineral, King Tuff, Knapsack, Chelsea Wolfe, Reputante, Spider Bags, Julianna Barwick, Wildcat! Wildcat!, Scott H Biram, The World is a Beautiful Place & I Am No Longer Afraid to Die, Nostalghia, This Will Destroy You, Dana Falconberry, The Sour Notes, Good Fields

additional source: billboard.com

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  • DC on

    DAAAAAAAAMN! If I ever had a reason to finally get down to Austin, this is it….

  • randyrock on

    Sounds like fun fun fun.lol

  • elliot on

    priest should cover the beach boys’ fun, fun, fun…….not, not, not

  • Gary B. on

    They need to do a full on tour tour tour

    • Dana on


      I think those days might be done. That is why their Epitaph tour was considered their farewell tour. I think they will do select cities, but I think the days of full fledged Priest tours maybe over.

      Dana from EddieTrunk.com 🙂

  • Louis W on

    Ok, Dana…new Priest on Revolver.com. Classic Halford scream on this one!

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