Tag: IRON MAIDEN

Iron Maiden Announces 2014 Tour Dates

The 2014 Tour will include dates in countries not visited during the 2013 leg and will be a much shorter run than is usual for a Maiden tour. Manager Rod Smallwood explains, “The Maiden England 2013 Tour was incredibly well received everywhere and there is much demand from fans to see more and for the …

IRON MAIDEN Bassist Steve Harris' House Was Robbed

Iron Maiden bassist Steve Harris’ home in The Bahamas’ Cable Beach was robbed a few weeks ago with the bandits getting away with $8,000 in home electronics and severely injuring the house caretaker. Harris, who splits his time between his Bahamas home and a home in LA was not at the property at the time …

Bruce Dickinson Reveals Plans For New IRON MAIDEN Record

Recently, IRON MAIDEN’s captain Bruce Dickinson revealed during an interview with the Swedish web site Talarforum (translation: Speakers’ Forum) that his band is planning to enter the studio to record a NEW album sometime in 2014. What is to be the bands 16th album, will be the follow up to ‘The Final Frontier’, which was …

ANTHRAX Has Seven New Songs Arranged Musically

According to a post on the official web site of ANTHRAX guitarist Scott Ian, drummer Charlie Benante, bassist Frank Bello and Ian are “working hard” on material for the next ANTHRAX album. Ian writes: “We’ve had a couple of writing sessions and things are moving along well — fast for us, actually. We’ve got seven songs arranged musically and we’re getting together again in a week and a half.” …

METALLICA's LARS ULRICH: 'Another Frontier' Announcement Coming This Week

METALLICA drummer Lars Ulrich told the San Francisco radio station 107.7 The Bone in an interview last month that the band has something coming up in December that will surprise fans. Asked what the group had in store for the immediate future, Ulrich explained, “There’s a very interesting thing coming our way in December . . . There’s another frontier heading in METALLICA‘s …

IRON MAIDEN Guitarist Says Band's Plans For Next Year Are 'Up In The Air'

During a brand new interview with Chile’s Radio Futuro, IRON MAIDEN guitarist Dave Murray was asked if there are any plans for the band to return to the studio to begin work on material for the follow-up to 2010’s “The Final Frontier”. “We’ve been out on tour quite a few months this year,” Dave explained. “So when we finish, we’re actually going to …

ANTHRAX Begins Writing New Album

ANTHRAX has officially commenced the songwriting process for the band’s next studio album, tentatively due in 2014. Guitarist Scott Ian tweeted this past Saturday: “Today [drummer Charlie Benante] and [bassist Frank Bello] are coming over to start writing for the next record. The few skeletons that are rattling around sound vicious!” Benante recently spent time …

FOZZY To Enter Studio In January, Says Singer

Jason Price of Icon Vs. Icon recently conducted an interview with FOZZY singer and WWE wrestling superstar Chris Jericho. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. Icon Vs. Icon: Is there musical ground you are anxious to cover? Chris: We have already started writing songs for the next record. We will be focusing …

PAUL DI'ANNO Lands New U.S. Booking Agent, Plans To Embark On North American Tour In January

Less than a week after the announcement of Paul Di’Anno‘s canceled U.S. tour, Nashville-based Mind’s I Entertainment has reached an agreement to represent the former IRON MAIDEN vocalist in the U.S. and Canada. Included are plans for a U.S. and Canadian tour. “I’m a big fan of Paul‘s and I hated to hear his tour was canceled,” statedMark Warner, Mind’s I Entertainment owner. …