Heavy rock stars including Motorhead and Dokken are helping to wish Iron Maiden a happy 30th birthday on a new tribute album.

The rockers have each picked a classic Maiden tune to cover on NUMBERS FROM THE BEAST: AN ALL-STAR SALUTE TO IRON MAIDEN. which is released tomorrow (11OCT05).

Highlights include former TWISTED SISTER star Dee Snider's reworking of WASTED YEARS, backed by ex-Dokken members GEORGE LYNCH and Jeff Pilson and drummer Jason Bonham, and Motorhead's cover of THE TROOPER with Fishbone's ROCKY GEORGE and QUIET RIOT star CHUCK WRIGHT.