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The Things They Say 22343

20th July 2011

"I think it's quite funny, really. She came to a show in Tampa and we met her. She seemed to really like the band and my kids all wanted their photos taken with her, so...

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Blaze Bayley Suicidal On South American Tour

5th July 2011

Former Iron Maiden frontman Blaze Bayley's pregnant girlfriend forced the rocker to seek professional help after he developed suicidal thoughts during a tour of South America.Bayley was struggling to find the money to get from...

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Bruce Dickinson Voices Airline Safety Video

17th June 2011

Iron Maiden frontman Bruce Dickinson has provided a voice-over for an airline safety video.The rocker, who is a fully-qualified pilot, narrates a fact-filled film called Safety In The Balance with Captain Bruce DICkinson, which is...

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Bulgaria's Sonisphere Scrapped

14th June 2011

Bulgaria's Sonisphere festival has been scrapped a week before Iron Maiden, Slipknot and Alice Cooper were set to hit the stage in Bankya.Event organisers at Balkan Entertainment have yet to give a full reason for...

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Iron Maiden 'Better' Than Metallica

8th June 2011

Iron Maiden believe they are better than Metallica. Brue Dickinson - frontman with the 'Two Minutes to Midnight' group - has no doubt they are the better heavy metal act, even if they don't sell...

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Metallica Named Most Influential Band

1st June 2011

Metallica have been voted the best rock group of the last 30 years. The 'All Nightmare Long' group topped the poll compiled by British magazine Kerrang! of the most influential groups of the last 30...

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Lady Gaga Relieved To Be Accepted By Iron Maiden Fans

27th May 2011

Lady Gaga was initially apprehensive about joining the crowd at a recent Iron Maiden concert, but was surprised by the "kind and warm" welcome she received by the rock fans.The Poker Face singer went to...

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Rocker Paul Di'anno Released From Jail

25th May 2011

Former Iron Maiden singer Paul Di'Anno has been released from prison seven months early.The 52-year-old rocker, who left the band in 1981, pleaded guilty to swindling the British government out of $67,500 (£45,000) by falsely...

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Iron Maiden's Plane Transports Tourists

4th May 2011

An airplane used by Iron Maiden on their world tours has been called in to transport holidaymakers from Scotland due to a mechanical problem with another jet.The band's customised Boeing 757, which is emblazoned with...

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Heavy Metal Roadie Lady Gaga

21st April 2011

Lady Gaga has been a roadie for Iron Maiden.The 25-year-old singer is a huge fan of the heavy metal group and offered to do chores for them backstage when they met in Tampa, Florida during...

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Lady Gaga Meets Mcbrain At Iron Maiden Show

18th April 2011

Lady Gaga thrilled the members of veteran British metal act Iron Maiden on Sunday (17Apr11) when she popped backstage to say hi to them at a show in Tampa, Florida.The meeting was top secret until...

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Iron Maiden Cancel Brazil Gig Over Safety Fears

28th March 2011

Iron Maiden were forced to scrap a gig in Brazil on Sunday night (27Mar11) over fears their fans would not be safe.The legendary rockers arrived at the Hsbc Arena in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday...

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Keith Richards Designs T-shirt For Japan

24th March 2011

Rolling Stones star Keith Richards has followed in the footsteps of fellow rockers Iron Maiden by designing a T-shirt to raise funds for the relief efforts in Japan.The musician is using a special snap taken...

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Iron Maiden Selling T-shirts To Aid Japan

18th March 2011

British rockers Iron Maiden are selling off limited-edition t-shirts to raise funds for the relief effort in Japan, following last week's (ends13Mar11) devastating earthquake and tsunami.The band was travelling to Tokyo for two shows when...

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Paul Di'anno Jailed For Benefit Fraud

11th March 2011

Former Iron Maiden singer Paul Di'Anno has been jailed for nine months for fraudulently claiming $67,500 (£45,000) in welfare benefits.The 52-year-old rocker, who left the band in 1981, admitted swindling the British government out of...

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Iron Maiden Flight Diverted From Japan

11th March 2011

British rockers Iron Maiden have been caught up in the chaos following the devastating earthquake in Japan - their plane was diverted as they travelled to Tokyo for a show.The Asian country was rocked by...

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Iron Maiden Nominated For Golden God Award

9th March 2011

Iron Maiden and Bullet For My Valentine will go head-to-head in the Best UK Band category at this year's Metal Hammer Golden God Awards. The bands face competition from Skindred, Architects and Bring Me The...

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Bruce Dickinson Offers Earthquake Survivors Video Support

3rd March 2011

Iron Maiden star Bruce Dickinson has joined the celebrities offering support to those who survived February's (11) earthquake in Christchurch, New Zealand by posting a heartfelt video message online.More than 160 people were killed when...

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Ozzy Osbourne & Iron Maiden Lead Golden Gods Awards Nominations

24th February 2011

OZZY OSBOURNE and IRON MAIDEN will be the frontrunners at this year's (11) third annual Revolver Golden Gods Awards after picking up multiple nominations on Thursday (24Feb11).Ozzy will battle Iron Maiden's Bruce DICkinson for Best...

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Iron Maiden's Di'anno Facing Jail

12th February 2011

Original IRON MAIDEN frontman PAUL DI'ANNO is facing time behind bars after pleading guilty to benefit fraud.The rocker, who left the band in 1981, claimed incapacity benefit in his native England from 2002 after telling...

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Axl Rose Tops Greatest Frontman Poll

30th December 2010

Axl Rose has been voted the greatest lead singer of all time.The Guns N' Roses frontman topped the survey carried out by website, beating off competition from the likes of late Queen star Freddie...

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Maiden's Smith Cancels Side Project Gig

26th November 2010

IRON MAIDEN guitarist ADRIAN SMITH has cancelled a gig with his side project THE PRIMAL ROCK REBELLION after the "under the radar" show became too widely publicised.Smith has been writing and recording music with Sikth...

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Fascinating Fact 10160

20th October 2010

IRON MAIDEN frontman BRUCE DICKINSON took to the skies this week (beg18Oct10) to fly British soccer team Liverpool FC to Italy ahead of a match in the country on Thursday (21Oct10). The singer is a...

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Pendulum Worried By Iron Maiden Fans

17th September 2010

Pendulum thought they were going to get "slaughtered" at Download festival.The rock/drum and bass crossover band - who supported rockers Iron Maiden at the British music festival - admitted while hearing the crowd chant was...

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Dickinson Named Airline's Marketing Director

15th September 2010

IRON MAIDEN rocker BRUCE DICKINSON is taking his side career as a pilot to new heights - he's been named the new marketing director for Astraeus Airlines.The frontman, a qualified pilot who flies with the...

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Peaches Geldof's Family Music Rows

6th September 2010

Peaches Geldof's father often argues with her boyfriend. Film director Eli Roth says the socialite's father - former Boomtown Rats singer Bob Geldof - even jokes he doesn't approve of her choice in men because...

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Iron Maiden's 21 Number Ones

26th August 2010

Iron Maiden have scored a number one album in twenty one countries. The British heavy metal pioneers' 'The Final Frontier' album has dominated charts across Europe, Japan and South America since its release on August...

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Maiden Keep It Simple On Tour

25th August 2010

Rockers IRON MAIDEN are shunning the trappings of fame - they've scaled down their backstage rider to a simple list of tuna sandwiches and a few beers.The Number of the Beast hitmakers are disgusted by...

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Iron Maiden Rule Out Glastonbury

25th August 2010

Iron Maiden will never play the Glastonbury festival. The heavy metal group - who have just released their fifteenth studio album 'The Final Frontier '- think that the world-famous annual music event in Somerset, England...

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Dickinson Snubs Glastonbury And Reality Tv

25th August 2010

IRON MAIDEN frontman BRUCE DICKINSON refuses to play at renowned British music festival Glastonbury - because the event is far too civilised for his hard-rocking band.DICkinson is adamant his heavy metal group will never set...

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