Heavy Metal Legends

Born 8th March 1956 in East Ham London, Clive Burr first made a name for himself on the rising New Wave of British Heavy Metal Scene when he joined Samson as a drummer in 1977 who later featured Bruce Dickinson who would later become the vocalist of Iron Maiden. Words: …

The wait for Maiden had seemed like forever when ‘The Legacy Of The Beast’ tour finally rolled into Los Angeles a little over two years since their last visit to the city. On a steamy Saturday night their presence had attracted a sell out crowd of 23,000 uniformed fanatics to …

Legendary Iron Maiden crew member (1975-1986), lighting designer, pyromaniac and the original face of ‘Eddie’, Dave ‘Lights’ Beasley spoke to Andy Rawll for MetalTalk.Rocks about his time with the band at the special ‘Cart Day’ event earlier this year. Interview: Andy Rawll Video and Pictures: Steve Ritchie ‘Cart Day’ welcomed …
Iron Maiden - Flying Bruce

They came, they saw, they conquered! Iron Maiden tore the roof off London’s O2 Arena on Saturday night for the final show of their peerless ‘Legacy Of The Beast’ tour. Bigger, bolder and brasher than ever before, this gigantic Heavy Metal spectacle is now etched on our retinas for eternity. Words: …

Blaze Bayley has had a remarkable career and a remarkable life and we caught up with him in the Underworld before the 64th gig of his current tour for what was supposed to be a twenty minute chat about his career, past, present and future but due to Blaze’s infectious …
Status Quo

My mum and dad used to say to me “It must be near Christmas – you’re off to see Status Quo” such was the timing of the band’s annual UK Winter tour. Johnny Main: Pictures © Status Quo, Christie Goodwin For as long as I’ve been a fan (some twenty …