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Holy Rage, the band featuring original Judas Priest singer Al Atkins, has announced that guitarist Chris Johnson has had leave the band as a result of health issues. A message from the group reads as follows:
"Al's long time best friend and bandmate has been forced to quit Holy Rage due to ongoing health issues.
"Chris (Johnson, guitar) has appeared on three Holy Rage / Al Atkins albums and has been friends with Al for many years. He also appears on all tracks on the new Holy Rage CD.
"Chris himself is fine and having treatment and still likes a beer so he aint that bad. Although Chris will no longer be playing for the foreseeable future he will still be in charge of all band PR and the more technical side.
"We wish him well and a speedy recovery and I am sure we will go to a few bars soon."
Holy Rage, the new band featuring original Judas Priest singer Al Atkins, has announced that they have completed work on their debut studio album, which is entitled, "Just Don't Run!" A message from the band reads as follows:
"Yes it finally happened. And we are very happy with the result. Holy Rage have many distribution deals in the pipeline and we should have everything sorted out within weeks."
UK's Holy Rage has issued the following update regarding recent changes in their lineup:
"At the beginning of the year Al Atkins (Orignal Founding Member, Singer of Judas Priest) began writing new material with help from other ideas of two other song writers. A scheduled upcoming release of the Holy Rage Debut Album (Yet to be named) these two song writers have announce that they both want to play in the new line up of Holy Rage. After listening to these songs that have been written and rehearsing for the first time the live act sounds heavier and it seems that the band has played together forever!"
"These are very exciting times for Holy Rage so this is the announcement of the new line up for Holy Rage as of February 4th 2010."
"The new Line Up of Holy Rage consists of: - Al Atkins (Lead Vocalist), Chris Johnson (Guitars), Mick Hales (Drums) with new members Vince Oregan (Guitars formerly of Bob Catley/Eden) and Steve Mercy (Bass, Vocals formerly of Abigails Mercy)"
"Holy Rage would like to extend Previous member Scott Dallow (Bass Player) all the best in his future endeavours. Holy Rage wishes to thank him for his past contributions."
U.K. based band Holy Rage, featuring former Judas Priest vocalist Al Atkins, is currently streaming a new song online. The track "Give Them Hell" can be heard on the band's official MySpace page.