Iron Maiden Announce 40th Anniversary Edition of their debut Album

From Kerrang & the Official Web Iron Maiden website.

Iron Maiden have announced a brand-new 40th anniversary picture disc of their self-titled debut album.

The legendary East London heavy metallers are throwing things back to where it all began to celebrate National Album Day on October 10 this year, with this awesome 12” picture vinyl released via Parlophone Records the day before (despite Iron Maiden’s official 40th anniversary actually happening on April 14).

Featuring Paul Di’Anno on vocals, Steve Harris on bass and backing vocals, Dave Murray and Dennis Stratton on guitars and Clive Burr on drums, the eight-track album reached Number Four in the UK album charts, and includes many live set staples still to this day.

“We didn’t expect it to go in that high,” Steve later told Kerrang! of the album’s chart success. “At first I thought someone had made a mistake… I made them go and check twice and even then I still couldn’t quite believe it.”

Side One

1. Prowler
2. Remember Tomorrow
3. Running Free
4. Phantom Of The Opera

Side Two

5. Transylvania
6. Strange World
7. Charlotte The Harlot
8. Iron Maiden

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    IRON MAIDEN Can I Play With Madness (Classic 1988 UK solid centre 7" vinyl single, also including Black Bart Blues. The glossy picture sleeve displays one of the strangest renderings of 'Eddie' by Derek Riggs on any Maiden release you will find witha superb photo of the band on the back with Derek and a 'Donnington '88 UK Only Appearance' flash print. The sleeve displays some wear and the vinyl has a few signs of play, overall remains excellent EM49)

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    IRON MAIDEN Live After Death (1985 UK 18-track vinyl 2-LP set, recorded live during the World Slavery Tour including Aces High, The Trooper, The Number Of The Beast, Run To The Hills, Phantom Of The Opera and many more classic tracks, glossygatefold picture sleeve complete with illustrated lyric inners, an 8-page colour booklet crammed with photographs from the tour along with the original merchandise insert. The sleeve displays just a little light edge wear whilst the vinyl shows only light signs of play RIP1)

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    IRON MAIDEN Run To The Hills (1985 German 3-track 12" vinyl 'Maxi Single' featuring a live version recorded at Long Beach Arena in 1985 & also including Phantom Of The Opera & Losfer Words both recorded live at the Hammersmith Odeon in October1984, great glossy picture sleeve featuring a 'Phantom Of The Opera' Eddie standing with his organ on a mountain top)

  • Iron Maiden - The Trooper - German - 12" vinyl - £25.00, $34.00, €28.00 (New Item) (arrived 14-Apr-2021 09:50)
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    IRON MAIDEN The Trooper (1983 German 12" single with picture labels, also including a cover of Jethro Tull's Cross Eyed Mary, paper picture sleeve with Eddie Trooper holding a battle torn Union Jack Flag with dead bodies all around and the Grim Reaper in the background, along with the 'Maxi Single Super Sound Version' logo. Due to the thin paper stock used, the sleeve damaged very easily, however, apart from a tiny 5mm split at the bottom this example remains in a really nice condition with very little wear, and the vinyl shows just a little light signs of play. This is one of the best examples we have seen in a long time)

  • Iron Maiden - Women In Uniform - French - 12" vinyl - £45.00, $61.20, €50.40 (New Item) (arrived 14-Apr-2021 09:53)
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    IRON MAIDEN Women In Uniform (1980 French 3-track 12" vinyl EP pressed by Pathe Marconi with picture labels, also including Invasion and a live version of Phantom Of The Opera recorded at the Marquee on July 4th 1980, striking Thatcher with machine gun picture sleeve. The sleeve shows only light wear with a small scuff on the bottom edge and a light crease at the top, whilst the vinyl remains near 'as new' & shows very little evidence of play 2C052-52879Z)

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