Today, August 7, marks the 56th birthday of Iron Maiden singer Bruce Dickinson. To celebrate, we’ve compiled the following list of the Top 5 Craziest Facts about the vocalist. Up the Irons! 1) Dickinson Is a Military Veteran Dickinson spent a short amount of time serving in the Territorial Army, a part-time voluntary force in […]
Iron Maiden, Metallica, Slayer, Mastodon, and many more rocked Sonisphere U.K. in early July. Photographer Javier Bragado was on hand to catch all the action. Check out the photos he captured for us below–you can also follow him on Twitter and Facebook.
While they look and sound like they hail from the inbred Appalachian backwoods of ‘Deliverance,’ Steve’n’Seagulls are actually a Finnish band, and like any good Finn, the band members love metal. Here, they do their best dueling banjo-standup-bass-washboard-and-more take on the Iron Maiden classic, “The Trooper.” To learn more about Steve’n’Seagulls, visit them on Facebook.
Along with a killer performance by Metallica, this past weekend’s Rock am Ring festival in Nurburg, Germany, featured a hit-filled headlining set by Iron Maiden. Since we’re broke as shit, we didn’t make it. But we’ve been digging the following, pro-shot footage of Maiden’s entire performance, which included “The Prisoner,” “The Trooper,” “Iron Maiden,” “Aces […]
Who doesn’t want Iron Maiden? Someone who sucks, that’s who. When our hankering for a little Dickinson & Co. becomes particularly overpowering, we might scream or shout or roar for the band, but we don’t usually cry and whine for it like a little baby. The fan in the video below does. But then, he […]
Sometimes a band has to do a long drive to the next gig, and when the Red Fang skinsman is behind the wheel, he’s armed with a mix that helps him get through it. As Red Fang continues to tour behind their recently released Whales and Leeches, Revolver asked Sherman what his Top Songs are […]
Video: The Avett Brothers Sing Iron Maiden, Black Sabbath and Metallica on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon
The September 30 edition of Late Night with Jimmy Fallon featured an SNL-style phony infomercial for a new album, The Avett Brothers Sing Heavy Metal. The clip, which you can check out below, shows the hugely successful US folk band, the Avett Brothers (That’s really them), performing Iron Maiden‘s “Run to the Hills,” Black Sabbath‘s […]
Got some time to kill? Check out Iron Maiden’s entire set from this year’s Rock in Rio festival, which took place September 22 in Brazil. Best of all, it’s totally pro-shot and looks and sounds amazing. The heavy metal icons closed out Rock In Rio’s final day, starting their set at five minutes past midnight. […]
Check out our exclusive gallery from the metal titans’ recent show in Sin City!
Iron Maiden have released a 10-minute behind-the-scenes sampler video from their massive Maiden England World Tour 2013. The tour, which kicked off in Spain in late May, won’t wind down till it pulls into Santiago, Chile, on October 2. To see all the band’s scheduled dates, head here. Last week, the band landed atop Billboard.com’s […]