Iron Maiden Head to US
Heavy metal legends Iron Maiden have just confirmed some dates for the American leg of their 'Somewhere Back In Time' world tour.
The shows which kicked on in Mumbai, India on February 1, also uniquely boasts singer Bruce Dickinson flying the band, crew and equipment to all shows in a specially commissioned Boeing 757.
Maiden's recent EMI DVD release of their classic 'Live After Death' video recently topped the music DVD charts in ten countries including the UK and Australia, and going top three in several other countries including Portgal and Norway.
The US dates are as follows:
East Rutherford, NJ Izod Centre (March 14)
Toronto, Ontario Air Canada Centre (16)
Selma, TX Verizon Wireless Amphitheater (May 21)
The Woodlands, TX CW Mitchell Pavilion (22)
Albuquerque, NM Journal Pavilion (25)
Phoenix, AZ Cricket Pavilion (26)
Concord, CA Sleep Train Pavilion (28)
Irvine, CA Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre (30, 31)
Auburn, WA White River Amphitheater (June 2)
Maiden will play only one show in the UK this year, at Twickenham Stadium on July 5.