One of the greatest metal bands to come out of the UK, Iron Maiden have carved out a legacy unlike any other. From their early days of playing pubs in Northeast London in the late 70s, to the grandiose heights of arena’s and festivals around the world, Iron Maiden’s die hard fans and collectors have always stuck by this beloved band.
We recently picked up a great collection of Iron Maiden items, featuring some of the best collectables from their illustrious back catalogue. Below are a handful of highlights, but head to our Iron Maiden collectors store at eil.com for our full selection.
Innerview: Rare US vinyl LP radio show hosted by Jim Ladd, includes exclusive interviews with Bruce Dickinson recorded in 1985. Bruce talks about what inspired tracks like ‘Aces High’ plus also includes snippets of tracks taken from the first five studio albums, with a total running time of 51:35 minutes; within a plain card sleeve with the original cue sheet attached to the front and only lists running times for each segment on the disc, this is from series number 32 andis show 4!
Brave New World: Scarce 2016 UK limited edition HMV exclusive 10-track double LP pressed on 180gram Heavyweight Vinyl, first time to be pressed on black vinyl as the original release in 2000 was on Picture Disc, including the singles The Wicker Man & Out Of The Silent Planet, gatefold picture sleeve with printed inners. This was released exclusively in HMV as part of a selection of albums for Father Days. This example remains factory sealed from new with a HMV sticker on the front, mint and unplayed
IRON MAIDEN Live + One (Rare 1980 Japanese 4-track 12″ vinyl EP featuring live versions of Sanctuary, Phantom Of The Opera and Drifter recorded at The Marquee in July 1980, along with the studio recording Women In Uniform, within a unique picture sleeve with the band on-stage and no Eddie in sight, except on the back, complete with the original illustrated Japanese text biography / lyric insert and obi-strip. The sleeve displays some light general wear, and the vinyl shows just light signs of play. A nice example now very hard to find complete with the obi EMS-41001).
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- Iron Maiden - Powerslave + Poster + Obi - Japanese - vinyl LP - £150.00, $187.50, €168.00 (New Item) (arrived 23-Sep-2020 11:30)
IRON MAIDEN Powerslave (Rare 1984 Japanese 8-track vinyl LP, textured picture sleeve including glossy 4-page insert with Japanese text biography, lyrics and discography, matching obi-strip and the rare 28" x 18" fold-out 'live' poster. The sleeve displays minimal wear whilst the vinyl shows very little evidence of play. A fantastic complete copy, now very hard to find EMS-91091)
- Iron Maiden - Killers + Poster/Obi - Japanese - vinyl LP - £195.00, $243.75, €218.40 (New Item) (arrived 23-Sep-2020 11:29)
IRON MAIDEN Killers (1981 Japanese 11-track vinyl LP with picture labels, the highly influential second album featuring Wrathchild & The Ides Of March, picture sleeve with illustrated Japanese/lyric insert & matching blood font obi-strip. This copy also comes with the rare glossy 33" x 23" fold-out poster of the band live on stage. A fantastic complete copy, all in near mint condition, now very hard to find EMS-91016)
- Iron Maiden - Heavy Metal Army - Maiden Japan Live! + Obi & sticker - Japanese - 12" vinyl - £85.00, $106.25, €95.20 (New Item) (arrived 23-Sep-2020 11:27)
IRON MAIDEN Heavy Metal Army - Maiden Japan Live! (1981 Japanese 4-track 12" vinyl EP, featuring Running Free, Remember Tomorrow, Killers & Innocent Exile, recorded live at Kosei Nenkin Hall, Nagoya, Japan on 23rd May 1981, picture sleeve withJapanese/lyric insert & matching obi-strip. The sleeve displays some light wear and a light creases to the bottom two corners and a small spot of paper loss on the back, however has a very rare promotional-only 'Live In Nagoya' sticker attached to the front, only the second example we have ever seen. The labels have just a couple of spindle marks whilst the vinyl remains in a 'near as new' condition EMS-41004)
- Iron Maiden - Iron Maiden - Sealed - UK - picture disc LP - £50.00, $62.50, €56.00 (New Item) (arrived 21-Sep-2020 17:15)
IRON MAIDEN Iron Maiden (2012 issue UK 8-track Picture Disc [released as part of a series of special edition picture discs to commemorate their current Maiden England tour]. Originally released in April 1980, the vinyl is cut from the original album master tapes. Housed in a gatefold picture sleeve with picture inners and Japanese-style obi-strip, and remains factory sealed from new)
- Iron Maiden - From Here To Eternity - Poster Sleeve - EX - UK - 12" vinyl - £25.00, $31.25, €28.00 (New Item) (arrived 21-Sep-2020 16:40)
IRON MAIDEN From Here To Eternity (Original 1992 UK 3-track 12" vinyl single which also includes Roll Over Vic Vella & No Prayer For The Dying, housed in a fold-out limited edition poster picture sleeve. The sleeve has some minor general wear mostly to the edges which is common with a folded poster sleeve, and has a couple of small pin holes to show it has been displayed, whilst the vinyl has only a few light surface marks. Overall an excellent example at an advantageous price 12EMP240)
- Iron Maiden - Fear Of The Dark + Stickered & Insert - EX - UK - 2-LP vinyl set - £150.00, $187.50, €168.00 (New Item) (arrived 18-Sep-2020 12:39)
IRON MAIDEN Fear Of The Dark (Rare 1992 UK 12-track double vinyl LP with picture labels, including the singles Be Quick Or Be Dead & From Here To Eternity, hype stickered gatefold picture sleeve featuring the 'Eddie' tree artwork by Melvin Grant-this was the first album NOT to feature artwork by Derek Riggs, complete with the merchandise insert. The sleeve has just a little spinewear, whilst the vinyl looks barely played, a really nice example EMD1032)
- Iron Maiden - No Prayer For The Dying - 1st - EX - UK - vinyl LP - £35.00, $43.75, €39.20 (New Item) (arrived 17-Sep-2020 17:43)
IRON MAIDEN No Prayer For The Dying (1990 UK first pressing 10-track LP with A-1U/B-1U matrices, the eighth studio album by the British metal legends including Tail Gunner & the number one single, Bring Your Daughter... To The Slaughter, glossy picture sleeve featuring the classic Eddie breaking out of a grave image by Derek Riggs & lyric inner. The sleeve displays only light wear but has a small split at the top, whilst the vinyl shows only light signs of play, overall an excellent example EMD1017)
- Iron Maiden - Somewhere In Time + merchandise insert - UK - vinyl LP - £45.00, $56.25, €50.40 (New Item) (arrived 11-Sep-2020 17:18)
IRON MAIDEN Somewhere In Time (1986 UK 8-track vinyl LP, the classic sixth studio album by the British metal legends, including the singles Wasted Years & Heaven Can Wait, complete with illustrated lyric inner & merchandise insert, housed in apicture sleeve with one of the best Maiden album artworks ever, featuring android Eddie along with lots of little hidden extras. The sleeve displays only light wear, and the vinyl looks barely played. Essential! EMC3512)
- Iron Maiden - Somewhere In Time - EX - UK - vinyl LP - £20.00, $25.00, €22.40 (New Item) (arrived 01-Sep-2020 14:41)
IRON MAIDEN Somewhere In Time (Original 1986 UK 8-track vinyl LP, the sixth studio album by the British heavy metal band, including the singles Wasted Years & Heaven Can Wait, housed in the glossy picture sleeve featuring one of the best DerekRiggs artwork ever, with 'android' Eddie along with lots of little hidden extras, with illustrated lyric inner. The sleeve displays just a little light general wear, and the vinyl shows some light signs of play with a few light hairline surface marks, overall an excellent example EMC3512)
- Iron Maiden - Live After Death + Booklet - UK - 2-LP vinyl set - £35.00, $43.75, €39.20 (New Item) (arrived 27-Aug-2020 14:20)
IRON MAIDEN Live After Death (1985 UK 18-track double LP recorded live during the World Slavery Tour, complete with original picture/lyric inners & an eight page colour booklet crammed with photographs from the tour, gatefold picture sleeve. The sleeve shows very little wear with just a bit of edge scuffing & the vinyl remains near 'as new' with few signs of play. A nice copy of this classic live album RIP1)