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High Voltage 2011

High Voltage announce Dream Theater and Judas Priest as 2011 headliners….and Judas Priest decide to call it a day on touring??!?

December 7th, 2010

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High Voltage Festival has decided to get in on the early-festival-announcement game that everyone else is playing right now – they’ve announced today that the more-metal-than-anyone Judas Priest, and prog-metal kings Dream Theater, will be the two headline acts at High Voltage 2011 on July 23 and 24 respectively.

This news is both awesome and awful – because while we are stoked that we’ll get to see Judas Priest killing it in Victoria Park next summer, the band confirmed today that their High Voltage performance will be part of the band’s final ever world tour, which they have fittingly decided to call the ‘Epitaph Tour’.

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