Due to the global health concerns related to Covid-19 our team is working from home.
We are very grateful to those of you that want to support us by buying merchandise but be aware that you may not receive your items for up to 14 days.




Walsall Leather Museum: Hell Bent for Leather


Hell Bent For Leather: Judas Priest and the Heavy Metal Look

The historic home of leatherworking took a look at ‘the look’ of Heavy Metal and its most famous sons of Rock, Judas Priest.

Dressed top-to-toe in an awe-inspiring mixture of shining leather and gleaming studs and chains, Judas Priest moved the Heavv Metal scene and its fans firmly into the territory of the rebellious outlaw; to a place where image became inextricably linked with the sound. This exhibition featured stage costumes from the Painkiller and Fuel For Life tours borrowed from the band’s own collection plus a wealth of fans’ memorabilia and photographs. Fans had the opportunity to feature in the show by adding to a wall of fan photos where they were encouraged to strut out in style and channel their inner Metal God!

Supported by Renaissance West Midlands, MLA and Walsall Council