Category: Iron Maiden

  • Top Ten Iron Maiden Albums – Ranked!

    Top Ten Iron Maiden Albums – Ranked!

    You say “heavy metal”, you think Iron Maiden. Between their songs, their logo, their t-shirt designs and their posters, Maiden helped define the sound and aesthetic of metal as we’ve known it ever since. Many bands would struggle to weather the damage of nearly 50 years of existence but Maiden remain one of the dominant […]

  • Looking back at Iron Maiden’s Killers

    Looking back at Iron Maiden’s Killers

    Iron Maiden released their second album, Killers, on This Day In Metal – 2nd February 1981. With over 40 years now passed since then, it would be easy to think the album could sound dated or be weakened by time, but it’s one of a handful of metal albums from that era that still packs […]

  • Top 10 Metal Albums Of The Week

    Top 10 Metal Albums Of The Week

    C.J. Lines runs down the top ten albums of the week for week ending 28th November 2021 1) Hypocrisy – Worship Peter Tägtgren and his conspiracy-obsessed buddies return after an eight-year break and the result is a mighty metal monolith. Worship is straight-up Hypocrisy. They’ve not radically changed but if you love their mix of […]

  • This Day in Metal October 22nd

    This Day in Metal October 22nd

    Oct 22nd 1969 Led Zeppelin released the GREAT album “Led Zeppelin II” Did you know…Music critics have regularly cited”Led Zeppelin II” as one of the greatest and most influential albums of all time. Oct 22nd 1984 Iron Maiden released the single “Aces High” Did you know…The song’s lyrics are written from the viewpoint of a […]

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  • Iron Maiden frontman Bruce Dickinson’s estranged wife Paddy Bowden dies in ‘tragic accident’ at their former marital home months after their split

    Iron Maiden frontman Bruce Dickinson’s estranged wife Paddy Bowden dies in ‘tragic accident’ at their former marital home months after their split

    The estranged wife of Iron Maiden frontman Bruce Dickinson has died in a ‘tragic accident’, the family has revealed. Paddy Bowden was found dead at their marital home in Chiswick, West London. The former couple have three children together. Bruce Dickinson, 61, who split from Bowden last year following 29 years of marriage, called the […]