Tag: Iron Maiden

  • Interview: Tuomas Saukkonen (Wolfheart)

    Interview: Tuomas Saukkonen (Wolfheart)

    This Day In Metal: Thank you for joining us today, Tuomas! For any of our readers who’ve not heard you before, how would you describe the sound of Wolfheart in 2022? Tuomas Saukkonen: I describe our music as “Winter Metal”, as weird as it sounds. It’s as massive and raw but as beautiful as the […]

  • Interview: Karl Sanders (NILE) talks Saurian Apocalypse, new Nile album, Ronnie James Dio and more!

    Interview: Karl Sanders (NILE) talks Saurian Apocalypse, new Nile album, Ronnie James Dio and more!

    Since the early 90s, Karl Sanders has channelled the spirits of ancient Egypt and turned their words into blistering death metal with Nile. With 30 years of universally acclaimed, intensely heavy material under their scarab belts, Nile have earned their place in the metal pantheon, but their mastermind also has another sonic identity. This week […]

  • Iron Maiden Will Cover The Remaining Costs Of Paul Di’Anno’s Operation(s)

    Iron Maiden Will Cover The Remaining Costs Of Paul Di’Anno’s Operation(s)

    “Announcement on Paul Di’Anno’s fundraising! I am very excited to announce that the Iron Maiden team have kindly agreed to cover the remaining cost of Paul Di’Annio’s operation. Not only are Iron Maiden the best band on this planet, they are kind-hearted and supported by an amazing team. As a result of this fantastic news, […]

  • 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 […]

  • Iron Maiden: The History Behind The Music

    Iron Maiden: The History Behind The Music

    Iron Maiden are pioneers of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal (NWoBHM) movement, churning out record after record after record. They are a household name, people from various walks of life have at least heard of them if not their music. They are living legends and continue to lead the way in the world […]

  • Happy Birthday, Lindsay C!

    Happy Birthday, Lindsay C!

    December 3rd is an important Day In Metal. The mighty Slayer released their debut album, Show No Mercy. Dissection gave us their timeless black metal classic, The Somberlain. December 3rd also marks the birth of a true metal titan. Yes, we know. Ozzy Osbourne was born on this day in 1948 but, aside from pretty […]

  • 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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