Now running at Blabbermouth, my reviews of the latest from H.I.M., Sevendust, The Ocean, Skid Row, Suicidal Tendencies, Anger as Art, Sacred Steel, Oceans of Slumber, Fall City Fall, the Dust reissues and Iron Maiden's "Maiden England '88" DVD.
Iron Maiden Beer The first piece of news is that if you're an Iron Maiden fan, there's now a beer for you. The second piece of news is that if you're going to Sweden you won't be able to drink it. Trooper, the new beer for hardcore Iron Maiden fans, is now available in the U.K., and can also be bought online and distributed to a variety of E.U. Show More Summary
Piece Of Mind (Capitol/EMI) was not the first time I had heard of Iron Maiden, for my Uncle David was the Iron Maiden fan first. He had the debut album, along with Killers and the Maiden Japan EP, so outside of sitting down and holding the record covers so I could be introduced to the [...]
The "Maiden England" tour continues as Iron Maiden announces a few U.S. dates in September before they head to South America. Megadeth will be the opener on all shows. Vocalist Bruce Dickinson: "As Maiden fans know, we're going backShow More Summary
An elderly couple in Stockholm, Sweden, faces charges of harassment after they allegedly blasted Iron Maiden tracks at full volume in an effort to exact revenge on a noisy neighbor. Read more...
“But how can we let them go on this way?” the old woman asks her elderly husband, referring to the loud noises coming from their neighbor’s house at all hours of the night. “I know,” he replies, “their reign of terror must end. And we...Show More Summary
Post by Jacqueline Burt They say rock and roll can never die, and apparently it's true. No, I'm not talking about Keith Richards, I'm talking about an elderly couple in Sweden who make Ozzy and Sharon look like senile sticks in the mud. Show More Summary
An elderly couple in Sweden was tired of hearing a "whistling sound" coming from their new neighbors' property, so they took revenge by blasting Iron Maiden's "Afraid to Shoot Strangers," police say. The 71-year-old woman and her 81-year-old husband allegedly played the music at top volume until as late as...
The only time I met Willie Nelson was backstage at Ft. Worth’s storied hanky-tonk, Billy-Bobs. This was i the mid-eighties and I was about 18 so I was more interred in Ozzy and Iron Maiden than I was seeing some country singer. Even one as iconic as Willie is. The thing about that night wasn’t [...]Show More Summary
An elderly couple blasted Iron Maiden in order to get revenge on their noisy neighbors. A couple from Stockholm, Sweden became so annoyed by a whistling sound coming from their neighbor’s home that they decided to take matters into their own hands. Authorities explained that the 81-year-old man and his 71-year-old wife aimed a stereo [...]Show More Summary
Iron Maiden has been releasing studio albums every three or four years for the past decade or so, but have been churning out other material at a much quicker pace. Numerous live albums, DVDs and compilations have been made available the past few years. Show More Summary
British music, art, and culture in general has reached every corner of the world and this does create a favourable impression of the nation - useful for business and politics in addition to just feeling a bit more welcomed when visiting a new place as a tourist.
PA The sea has long been a source of inspiration for poets and musicians. From Samuel Taylor Coleridge's lyrical ballad, "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner" to Iron Maiden's metal ballad "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner," every musical...Show More Summary
A fair maiden in New Orleans is looking for a hard dose of Robb Stark lovin’. Last week, an intense Game Of Thrones fan posted a Casual Encounter to Craigslist looking for someone to help her fulfill her elaborate Iron Throne-based fantasy. Show More Summary
Don't infer by the title of this post that I'm dishing on the immortal Iron Maiden. As my stepfather has coined from the silver screen of yesterday, Mother Q never raised such a foolish child. Anyone who knows me knows Maiden is my favorite...Show More Summary
National Geographic’s Doomsday Preppers has featured a multitude of survival-minded individuals, but only one is ready to ride out disaster on a boat. Before Simpson became the captain of the Iron Maiden and wrote The Nautical Prepper, he was a successful entrepreneur. Captain Bill began developing his skills first as a youngster in the Boy [...]Show More Summary
You don’t typically equate metal-heads with craft beer, but Iron Maiden is looking to change that. The legendary British metal act has announced that they’ve teamed up with the folks at Robinsons Brewery to produce Trooper Premium British Beer. Show More Summary
This performance of the Doctor Who Theme is by Harp Twins Camille and Kennerly, and is a follow-up to their most recent sensation, Blonde Twins Playing Iron Maiden On Harps While Standing In A Ruined Brick Building. More »
SO... this is for reals. There will be, or rather there IS, an Iron Maiden beer. Bruce Dickinson and Robinson's, a U.K. brewer, are preparing to launch an Iron Maiden-themed beer called "Trooper." The beer's bar tap will feature Eddie...Show More Summary
Bruce Dickinson and Robinson's, a U.K. brewer, are preparing to launch an Iron Maiden-themed beer called "Trooper." The beer's bar tap will feature Eddie the Head, the skull-like monster that adorns all Iron Maiden's records. "Malt flavours...Show More Summary