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In For The Kill – An interview with NWOBHM stalwarts Thunderstick

The superb NWOBHM entity that is Thunderstick was resurrected in 2016 and released the absolutely thrilling, Something Wicked This Way Comes, the following year to great reviews and praise from the fans. With a hugely interesting new line-up in place, a 4-track EP containing brand new material on the horizon, and a number of festival appearances scheduled for later on this ...

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Iron Maiden to release second set of Digipak CDs

Parlophone records will continue to release albums from Iron Maiden’s back catalogue on Digipak CD as part of  The Studio Collection -Remastered. This will now include Powerslave, Somewhere In Time, Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son, and No Prayer For The Dying. These titles will be released on March 22nd. These re-masters supersede all previous versions and all titles will now ...

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Iron Maiden and Help For Heroes launch ‘Light Brigade’ ale

Heavy metal legends have teamed and brewers Robinson have announced a new ale called Light Brigade. This will be in support of Help For Heroes. Light Brigade is described as a ‘unique golden English ale’ with a 4.1 ABV. 6p of each pint and 5p of each bottle sold will be donated to help the thousands of Servicemen and women who ...

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Iron Maiden announce their comic book ‘Legacy Of The Beast’

Iron Maiden are breaching into a new realm by releasing their very own comic book. Legacy of the Beast will expand on the band’s mobile video game of the same name featuring their infamous mascot, Eddie. The story will be written by Llexi Leon and Ian Edginton, with art from Kevin J. West, Jason Gorder, and Santi Casas. Check out ...

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The Darkness to play Soccer Six 2017

British hard-rockers The Darkness have been confirmed to take part in this year’s Soccer Six charity match. The foursome will be competing in a charity match amongst other celebrities on September 17th at Mile End Stadium. Previous Soccer Six matches have seen the likes of Iron Maiden, Def Leppard, Oasis and Blur appear to raise money for charity on a ...

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Iron Maiden announce huge UK arena tour

After a storming performance at this year’s Download and one hell of a year promoting ‘Book Of Souls’, the metal legends have announced a HUGE 11-date arena tour. Founder and iconic bass player, Steve Harris, had this to say: “As it’s been so long since our last full UK arena tour, we really wanted to get to our fans in ...

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Iron Maiden release ‘Empire Of The Clouds’ for Record Store Day

In 1979 Iron Maiden released their  official debut on Vinyl ‘The Soundhouse Tapes’ and with having a reputation of bringing history to life, ‘Maiden are due to release their longest ever song with a duration of eighteen minutes! The track will be ‘Empire Of The Clouds’ released as a limited edition 12” picture disc single for Record Store Day (April 16th). ...

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Iron Maiden’s metal too heavy for Dortmund

You may have heard of Ed Force One, Iron Maiden’s tour plane. Well, in 2015, in preparation for their staggering 70 date Book Of Souls World Tour, Ed Force One was upgraded from the previous Boeing 757 to the enormous Boeing 747-400. The plane has a whopping 64.4 metre wingspan and is about 70 metres in length; compared to the ...

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About Your Date with The Iron Maidens…

World famous tribute band The Iron Maidens have had to change venue for their debut UK show. The concert will now take place at the O2 Islington Academy on 14th April. As previously reported at RAMzine, the all-female band who have been together since 2001 were due to play the 02 Shepherd’s Bush but the venue has been closed as ...

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Iron Maiden announced as headline act for Download Festival

Iron Maiden have been the first band announced for Download Festival 2016, and in a worthy position as the final act for the festival. The announcement confirms the headline slot to be the only confirmed UK show of ‘The Book of Souls’ World Tour. Maiden are no stranger to the legendary rock Mecca that is Donington, with a previous headline ...

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