I started out myself rather late you see, I was 18.
The hardest part is to travel, and to be away from your family.
I've got the luxury to tailor make the songs so I can sing them.
If you're not enjoying yourself, you can't really look as if you are.
I'm a married man and I've got two children, and you have to do sacrifices.
You can have a bad day, but as soon as you set foot on that stage it's joyous.
I think we all appreciate it now just how lucky we are to be in a band like Judas Priest.
Shortly after that, we got management problems over in England, and Judas Priest asked me to join.
Yes, we are fortunate because as a band we've always been on the up, always getting more successful.
You have to get to know your voice and its strengths and play on those. It took me quite a long time.