Album Review: Iron Maiden – Senjutsu

Usually, I wouldn't have waited, and at midnight had my first listen but I've had this on pre-order from the moment the first single was released so I wanted to hold back and go back to how I anticipated Maiden albums waiting until I had a physical copy which is something that started  32 years … Continue reading Album Review: Iron Maiden – Senjutsu

Iron Maiden announce brand new album ‘Senjutsu’

Parlophone Records is thrilled to announce the release of Iron Maiden’s 17th studio album Senjutsu, their first in six years, on September 3rd. It was recorded in Paris with longstanding producer Kevin Shirley and co-produced by Steve Harris. It was preceded on Thursday 15th July by an already highly acclaimed animated video for the first … Continue reading Iron Maiden announce brand new album ‘Senjutsu’

Single Review: Iron Maiden – Writing on the Wall

For weeks now Iron Maiden have been teasing something, firstly an invitation to Belshazzar's Feast and more recently the letters WOTW started to appear online in previous album's artwork. Finally, at 6pm tonight, the band ended weeks of speculation with not only their first new track in six years but a spectacular state of the … Continue reading Single Review: Iron Maiden – Writing on the Wall

Classic Covers: Invicta – “Killers” (original by Iron Maiden)

Kitchener metal band Invicta has released a video for their cover of Iron Maiden's "Killers" (originally premiered on Metal-Rules.com). The song is from the upcoming Kitchener-Waterloo Metal Cover Compilation which we reviewed recently. The band commented: We are so stoked to be finally releasing this video! We had a blast making it and we hope … Continue reading Classic Covers: Invicta – “Killers” (original by Iron Maiden)

Album Review: Iron Maiden – Nights of the Dead, Legacy of the Beast: Live in Mexico City

I've been struggling to get time to draft reviews recently - work's been really hectic the last few weeks - but when the latest Iron Maiden platter drops into your inbox you make the time! Nights of the Dead, Legacy of the Beast: Live in Mexico City was recorded in September 2019 at the Palacio de … Continue reading Album Review: Iron Maiden – Nights of the Dead, Legacy of the Beast: Live in Mexico City

Lyria’s Aline Happ releases folk versions of Iron Maiden and Black Sabbath songs

Lyria's vocalist, Aline Happ, recently released on her YouTube channel folk reinterpretations with Celtic influences for the songs “Wasted Years” and “Children of the Sea”, by Iron Maiden and Black Sabbath, respectively. The songs are part of a project developed during the Covid-19 pandemic, in which the singer covers pop and rock/metal songs. The video … Continue reading Lyria’s Aline Happ releases folk versions of Iron Maiden and Black Sabbath songs