Did you know it was on this day in metal December 25th 1975 that Iron Maiden was formed by bassist Steve Harris in Leyton, East London.
One of the best heavy metal bands ever, Maiden has sold over 130 million albums, despite minimal radio and mainstream media support.
The band have released 41 albums, including 17 studio albums and 13 live albums.
They have also released 47 singles and 20 video albums. Two electronic games have been released with Iron Maiden soundtracks, and the band’s music is featured in a number of other video games.
What can be said about this amazing band that has made Heavy Metal fans happy for so many years. Will they ever retire? According to Bruce the answer is NEVER!!!
We are just happy to have Iron Maiden in our lives and cherish the time until it’s no more.
Until then…… UP THE IRONS!!!!