Artist derek riggs had already created the infamous eddie mascot that appears on the cover of the band s self titled 1980 debut album a painting he actually completed a year before iron maiden even existed so it was only natural for him to get the ok for killers as well. This is the cover for the part 2 of the two part single release.
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Artwork iron maiden albums. When lined up together the spine of each cd forms the original iron maiden artwork. It was released on 11 april 1988 in the united kingdom by emi records and in the united states by capitol records. A matter of life and death28 08 2006.
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Artist derek riggs spent weeks on the 32 inch by 15 inch painting. Again derek riggs returns to maiden artwork duties for this seemingly more jovial than usual cover. Aug 25th 2020 special limited edition release of maiden s debut album to celebrate national album day.
The resulting picture was used for the debut album iron maiden released in 1980 and riggs went on to work with iron maiden throughout the 1980s and into the 90s creating many of the band s famous album covers. Iron maiden s management came across it while looking through riggs portfolio and asked him to add hair to the figure to make it look less punk like. Nov 13 2019 this pin was discovered by amer alhusseini.
Take a closer look at each of those. A concept album it incorporates elements of progressive rock seen in the length and complex structure of the title track. Studio albums by iron maiden.
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Compilation album released 25 may 1999. See more ideas about iron maiden eddie maiden iron maiden albums. In addition the iron maiden logo is colored blue with a gold outline the same colours used on the cover of seventh son of a seventh son.
Limited edition release of maiden s debut album coming for. There s plenty of detail in there though. Seventh son of a seventh son is the seventh studio album by english heavy metal band iron maiden.
It s one of their most intricately detailed album covers and layered with many in jokes and nods to their past. Aug 28th 2020 monsters of river rock september 3. A head shaped boxset containing the band s first 12 albums from iron maiden to live at donnington.
Nwobhm legends iron maiden released their album somewhere in time on this day in 1986. Nights of the dead legacy of the beast. Discover and save your own pins on pinterest.