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Richie Faulkner playing live with Lauren Harris at Gods of Metal festival (2009).
|Birth name||Richard Ian Faulkner|
1 January 1980 |
|Genres||Heavy metal, hard rock|
|Associated acts||Judas Priest, Lauren Harris, Christopher Lee|
Richard Ian Faulkner (born 1 January 1980), is an English guitarist.
Faulkner was born in London. In the early stages of his career, he played in bands such as Dirty Deeds, Voodoo Six, Ace Mafia and Lauren Harris' band. On 20 April 2011, he was appointed as the successor of K.K. Downing in heavy metal band Judas Priest.
- Deeds – Blown (2002)
- Voodoo Six – Feed My Soul (2006)
- Lauren Harris – Calm Before the Storm (2008)
- Ace Mafia – Vicious Circle (2009)
- Parramon – Dead People (2010)
- Christopher Lee – Charlemagne: The Omens of Death (2013) (Arranger 7 of 10 tracks)
- Primitai – Rise Again (2013) (guest appearance)
- Judas Priest – Redeemer of Souls (2014)
- Collis, Clark. "Guitarist K.K. Downing quits Judas Priest after 40 years". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 23 April 2011.
- "Judas Priest Performs "Living After Midnight" and "Breaking The Law" On American Idol Finale". Metal Underground. Retrieved 26 May 2011.