Jump to content

Rob Halford's FIGHT - "Christmas Ride" Available...


Fat Freddy
 Share

Recommended Posts

christmas-ride.jpg

 

Rob Halford fans, rejoice! The Metal God is offering a free download of Fight's extremely rare holiday tune, "Christmas Ride" (originally found only on a promo/fan club CD released in the early '90s) from his web site. The freebie will be available during this "Black Friday" weekend only (thru Nov. 29th). Check it out here:

 

 

http://www.halfordmusic.com/content/static/index.html

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Anybody else jumpin' on this? :blink:

 

Just downloaded it myself and am listening to it now... nothin' fancy, just good ole goofy goombah headbang. This song originally came out shortly after Fight's WAR OF WORDS debut so it's got the same groove/thrash vibe.

 

The download even includes a pic of the single's cover and an MP3 of the "Holiday Message From Rob Halford" that accompanied this tune during its original release. :beerbang:

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Anybody else jumpin' on this? :blink:

 

Just downloaded it myself and am listening to it now... nothin' fancy, just good ole goofy goombah headbang. This song originally came out shortly after Fight's WAR OF WORDS debut so it's got the same groove/thrash vibe.

 

The download even includes a pic of the single's cover and an MP3 of the "Holiday Message From Rob Halford" that accompanied this tune during its original release. :beerbang:

 

I haven't checked it out yet. But to be honest I'm not a big fan of Christmas music even if is done in a Metal style.

 

It is strange that they would do a song based on a Christian Holiday when they had the one band memember that was super Satanic.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

It is strange that they would do a song based on a Christian Holiday when they had the one band memember that was super Satanic.

 

 

You mean Jay Jay (Fight's bass player)? Meh. I dunno how "Super Satanic" that guy was. I know he had a band after Fight called Satanic Industries Limited but that sounds kinda tongue in cheek to me.

 

Either way, I suppose if you're a starving nobody musician and you suddenly find yourself picked to be in a band with Rob Halford, you're gonna play whatever the f*ck Rob tells you to play. :lol:

I mean, if Rob walked into Fight's rehearsal room in 1993 and said "Right then lads, first we're going to do an album of covers of famous show tunes and then my next project will be a concept album about sunshine and bunnies," you know that dude would be like "Thumbs up! Sounds great, boss!"

Link to comment
Share on other sites

It is strange that they would do a song based on a Christian Holiday when they had the one band memember that was super Satanic.

 

 

You mean Jay Jay (Fight's bass player)? Meh. I dunno how "Super Satanic" that guy was. I know he had a band after Fight called Satanic Industries Limited but that sounds kinda tongue in cheek to me.

 

Either way, I suppose if you're a starving nobody musician and you suddenly find yourself picked to be in a band with Rob Halford, you're gonna play whatever the f*ck Rob tells you to play. :lol:

I mean, if Rob walked into Fight's rehearsal room in 1993 and said "Right then lads, first we're going to do an album of covers of famous show tunes and then my next project will be a concept album about sunshine and bunnies," you know that dude would be like "Thumbs up! Sounds great, boss!"

 

I can't remember if it is was Jay Jay or Brian the other guitar player but whomever it was had a huge pentagram tatooed on his back and talked about hell and stuff in interviews.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Is that Russ Parrish aka Satchel on the left?

 

Indeed it is. Good eye.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Is that Russ Parrish aka Satchel on the left?

 

Indeed it is. Good eye.

 

he's officially one of my favourite guitarists now, i mean just watch the solo thing he does in this vid from back when he had real hair:

 

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Is that Russ Parrish aka Satchel on the left?

 

Indeed it is. Good eye.

 

he's officially one of my favourite guitarists now, i mean just watch the solo thing he does in this vid from back when he had real hair:

 

 

Have you heard the War & Peace album "Time Capsule" from before he was in Fight? Good stuff.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

  • 2 weeks later...

Who knew? Rob's fascination with Christmas music actually goes back a little further than 1993's "Christmas Ride" -- his web site now features a downloadable MP3 of the holiday classic "Silent Night," which he recorded in 1992.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...
 Share

  • 2021 HH Donation Drive

    Please support Heavy Harmonies! The donations goal is the out-of-pocket expenses to run the main site and this board for calendar year 2021.



    76% of donation goal reached.
    Donate Sidebar by DevFuse
  • Posts

    • The Aussies right, this is against the rules, this is a no crossover thread
    • C'mon Doggy. We've been over this. Posts in this thread must be of a certain standard.
    • No he can push all he wants, he can bitch and fight and argue, and say the most insane liberal shit he can think of, but first this morning I had to fucking hear it from Karisa, then I get on here to escape her and Glens being a disrespectful motherfucker, we can talk shit, and insult each other, and clown and make fun, and be mean as we want, but when you start talking to me like im a fucking punk then my attitude will follow suit, Ive gone above and beyond to treat HH community with respect and I am about as laid back as your going to find me on here, but if we are gonna be mean, then just get it out in the open, cause I got zero problem with mean, but dont think for a second im not gonna be mean back, theres a huge line between trolling and talking to someone like their a bitch, trust me I know, I do both daily, this is the last im going to say about this, this is my position, so laugh it up, make your jokes, talk your shit, then drop it, fuckin liberals, lol
    • What is the new Covid variant and why is it a concern? Scientists have detected a new Covid-19 variant called B.1.1.529 and are working to understand its potential implications. About 100 confirmed cases have been identified in South Africa, Hong Kong, Israel and Botswana.   B.1.1.529 has a very unusual constellation of mutations, which are worrying because they could help it evade the body’s immune response and make it more transmissible, scientists have said. Any new variant that is able to evade vaccines or spread faster than the now-dominant Delta variant may pose a significant threat as the world emerges from the pandemic. Dr Susan Hopkins, the chief medical adviser to the UK Health Security Agency, said the R value, or effective reproduction number, of the B.1.1.529 variant in the South African province of Gauteng, where it was first found, was now 2 – a level of transmission not recorded since the beginning of the pandemic, before restrictions began to be imposed. For an R of anything above 1, an epidemic will grow exponentially.
    • Now kids... fight nice. This is the Flamefest section, so there's a bit more latitude here than in other areas. I think Glen is deliberately pushing your buttons, i.e., trolling you... especially since he "couldn't care less about U.S. politics"... *ahem*. He know he can push you into a rant. Don't fall for it. Ignore him like most of the rest of the people here do.
    • While I'm in the atheist camp I do not have a problem with most of the people who have faith in God....to each their own...as for Xmas , it is a holiday and should be about family and if religion is a necessary part of it for you, then so be it.....
    • Grey Album - Beggars and Thieves
    • Children of the Dawn - Pink Cream 69
×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use.