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Glenn Tipton

Glenn Tipton

Real/full name:
Glenn Raymond Tipton
67 (born Oct 25th, 1947)
Place of origin:
United Kingdom (West Bromwich, Birmingham)


Although Tipton did not pick up the guitar until he was 19 years old, he was taught by his mother how to play the piano at a young age. Tipton's piano playing features prominently on Judas Priest's second album Sad Wings of Destiny, especially on "Epitaph", a song that features no guitar. In addition his brother was a guitarist in a band called the Atlantics. When his brother wasn't around Tipton ...


He was ranked #19 on rock magazine Hit Parader's list of 100 greatest metal guitarists, and #10 on Digital DreamDoor's 100 Greatest Metal Guitarists.

Judas Priest

Guitars (1974-present)

1974 Rocka Rolla (Single) Guitars
1974 Rocka Rolla Guitars
1976 Tyrant (Single) Guitars
1976 The Ripper (Single) Guitars
1976 Sad Wings of Destiny Guitars, Piano, Vocals (backing)
1976 Deceiver (Single) Guitars
1977 Dissident Aggressor (Single) Guitars
1977 Sin After Sin Guitars, Piano (on track 7)
1977 Diamonds and Rust (Single) Guitars
1978 Hell Bent for Leather (Single) Guitars
1978 Exciter (Single) Guitars
1978 Better by You, Better Than Me (Single) Guitars
1978 Stained Class Guitars
1978 Before the Dawn (Single) Guitars
1978 Evening Star (Single) Guitars
1978 Killing Machine Guitars
1978 Take On the World (Single) Guitars
1979 Diamonds and Rust (Single) Guitars
1979 Unleashed in the East (Live album) Guitars
1979 Rock Forever (Single) Guitars
1980 Living After Midnight (Single) Guitars
1980 British Steel Guitars
1980 Breaking the Law (Single) Guitars
1980 United (Single) Guitars
1981 Heading Out to the Highway (Single) Guitars
1981 Sinner (Single) Guitars
1981 Don't Go (Single) Guitars
1981 Point of Entry Guitars
1981 Hot Rockin' (Single) Guitars
1981 Heavy Metal Express (Split) Guitars
1982 (Take These) Chains (Single) Guitars
1982 Screaming for Vengeance Guitars
1982 You've Got Another Thing Coming (Single) Guitars
1982 Chains (Single) Guitars
1983 Judas Priest Live (Video) Guitars
1983 SCOOP 33 (Compilation) Guitars
1983 Freewheel Burning (Single) Guitars
1984 The Green Manalishi (Single) Guitars
1984 Love Bites (Single) Guitars
1984 + Heavy (Split) Guitars
1984 Defenders of the Faith Guitars
1984 Some Heads Are Gonna Roll (Single) Guitars
1986 Parental Guidance (Single) Guitars
1986 Fuel for Life (Video) Guitars
1986 Turbo Lover (Single) Guitars
1986 Turbo Guitars
1986 Locked In (Single) Guitars
1987 Priest... Live! (Live album) Guitars
1988 Ram It Down (Single) Guitars
1988 Johnny B. Goode (Single) Guitars
1988 Ram It Down Guitars
1990 A Touch of Evil (Single) Guitars
1990 Painkiller (Single) Guitars
1990 Painkiller Guitars
1991 Painkiller (Video) Guitars
1991 The Ultimate in Heavy Metal (Split) Guitars
1991 Operation Rock & Roll (Split video) Guitars
1991 Top Heavy Metal Music Video (Split video) Guitars
1993 Night Crawler (Single) Guitars
1993 Metal Works '73-'93 (Video) Guitars
1997 Loud & Proud - Six Pack - Six Great Hits (Split) Guitars
1997 Jugulator Guitars
1998 Bullet Train (Single) Guitars
1998 Meltdown (Live album) Guitars
2001 Classic Albums: British Steel (Video) Guitars
2001 Machine Man (Single) Guitars
2001 Demolition Guitars
2002 Live in London (Video) Guitars
2003 Electric Eye (Video) Guitars
2005 Angel of Retribution Guitars
2005 Rising in the East (Video) Guitars
2008 Visions (Single) Guitars
2008 Nostradamus EP (Single) Guitars
2008 Nostradamus Guitars, Guitars (synthesized)
2009 A Touch of Evil: Live (Live album) Guitars
2013 Epitaph (Video) Guitars
2014 Redeemer of Souls (Single) Guitars
2014 Redeemer of Souls Guitars
2014 5 Souls (EP) Guitars
(show all)

Glenn Tipton

Vocals, Guitars (1994-?)

1997 Kill or Be Killed (Single) Vocals, Guitars
1997 Baptizm of Fire Vocals, Guitars, Bass (13)
1997 Paint It Black (Single) Vocals, Guitars
1997 Enter the Storm (Single) Vocals, Guitars
1997 Extinct (Single) Vocals, Guitars
2006 Give Blood / Paint It Black (Single) Vocals, Guitars
2006 Edge of the World (Single) Vocals, Guitars
2006 Edge of the World Vocals, Guitars



Shave 'Em Dry


The Flying Hat Band

Vocals, Guitars (1971-1974)

Tipton, Entwistle and Powell

Guitars (1997)

Glenn Tipton

1997 Kill or Be Killed (Single) Producer, Mixing
1997 Baptizm of Fire Producer, Mixing
1997 Paint It Black (Single) Producer, Mixing
1997 Enter the Storm (Single) Producer, Mixing
1997 Extinct (Single) Producer, Mixing
2006 Give Blood / Paint It Black (Single) Producer, Mixing
2006 Edge of the World (Single) Producer, Mixing
2006 Edge of the World Producer, Mixing

Judas Priest

1978 Take On the World (Single) Producer
1986 Parental Guidance (Single) Mixing
1986 Turbo Lover (Single) Mixing
1986 Turbo Mixing
1986 Locked In (Single) Mixing
1988 Ram It Down (Single) Producer
1988 Johnny B. Goode (Single) Producer
1988 Ram It Down Producer
1990 A Touch of Evil (Single) Mixing
1990 Painkiller Mixing
1993 Night Crawler (Single) Mixing
1997 Jugulator Lyrics, Music, Producer
1998 Bullet Train (Single) Producer
2001 Machine Man (Single) Producer
2001 Demolition Producer
2008 Visions (Single) Producer, Mixing
2008 Nostradamus EP (Single) Producer, Mixing
2008 Nostradamus Producer, Mixing
2014 Redeemer of Souls Mixing, Producer
(show all)
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