When I talked to Rob Halford about his latest release, the Halford Christmas album Winter Songs, one of the first things he said to me was that it must be weird to be talking about winter songs when for us in the Southern Hemisphere it’s summertime. While to some extent it is a bit odd for us, I had the opportunity to tell Halford that the Aussie Santa is a bloke in short shorts, thongs and beer in hand.
Halford laughed. ‘Now there’s a thought,’ he said. ‘I don’t think I’ve ever seen a Santa in a thong. I’ll have to do some Google imaging and surfing later on.’…. READ MORE –>