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Seventh Son of a Seventh Son

Iron Maiden

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
April 11th, 1988
Catalog ID:
CI-90258
Version desc.:
US
Label:
Capitol Records
Format:
12" vinyl (33⅓ RPM)
Reviews:
17 reviews (avg. 92%)
Side A
1. Moonchild 05:42   Show lyrics
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2. Infinite Dreams 06:09   Show lyrics
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3. Can I Play with Madness 03:31   Show lyrics
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4. The Evil That Men Do 04:35   Show lyrics
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Side B
5. Seventh Son of a Seventh Son 09:54   Show lyrics
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6. The Prophecy 05:06   Show lyrics
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7. The Clairvoyant 04:27   Show lyrics
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8. Only the Good Die Young 04:42   Show lyrics
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Band members
Bruce Dickinson Vocals
Nicko McBrain Drums
Steve Harris Bass, String synth
Adrian Smith Guitars, Synth
Dave Murray Guitars
Guest/Session
Michael "Count" Kenney Keyboards
Miscellaneous staff
Ronald Prent Engineering
Albert Boekholt Engineering
Ross Halfin Photography
Rod Smallwood Sleeve concept, Design
Stephane Wissner Engineering
George Marino (R.I.P. 2012) Mastering
Martin Birch Producer, Engineering, Mixing
Derek Riggs Cover art, Sleeve concept, Design
Bruce Dickinson Vocals
Nicko McBrain Drums
Steve Harris Bass, String synth
Adrian Smith Guitars, Synth
Dave Murray Guitars
Ronald Prent Engineering
Albert Boekholt Engineering
Ross Halfin Photography
Rod Smallwood Sleeve concept, Design
Stephane Wissner Engineering
George Marino (R.I.P. 2012) Mastering
Martin Birch Producer, Engineering, Mixing
Derek Riggs Cover art, Sleeve concept, Design
Read Second Best 92% StainedClass95 July 31st, 2014
Read Good, but not THAT good. 85% Infernal_Devastation July 9th, 2012
Read It doesn't get any better... 100% Stormrider2112 February 7th, 2012
Read Maiden grows 'dated'. And... 85% autothrall February 20th, 2010
Read Quite overrated, if you ask... 82% Nhorf January 25th, 2009
Read One of the greatest albums... 100% Ck_Raging_Violence November 29th, 2008
Read Majestic! and the last of... 99% morbert May 21st, 2008
Read The magnum opus of metal... 100% VampireKiller December 20th, 2007
Read The Evil That Men Do Lives... 100% LuoaR December 5th, 2007
Read One of the most overrated... 45% HamburgerBoy July 8th, 2007
Read Seven holy paths to Hell,... 100% _orc_ April 7th, 2007
Read A great way to close the 80s. 99% hells_unicorn October 19th, 2006
Read Breathtaking, best metal... 100% Fatal_Metal September 29th, 2006
Read 7 Deadly Sins... 100% Azazel2000 April 10th, 2004
Read Awesome, but could've been... 84% Nightcrawler September 4th, 2003
Read A perfect way for Maiden to... 99% raZe January 15th, 2003
Read A heavy metal classic 99% UltraBoris August 3rd, 2002

Music videos were made for "Can I Play with Madness", "The Evil That Men Do", "The Clairvoyant" and "Infinite Dreams (live)".

This album is based on the novel 'Seventh Son' by Orson Scott Card.

This album was also released as a Picture Disc with banner.

The 1995 reissue comes with a bonus CD with the following track list:
01 - Black Bart Blues
02 - Massacre (Thin Lizzy cover)
03 - Prowler '88
04 - Charlotte The Harlot '88
05 - Infinite Dreams (Live 27-28.11.1988 in Birmingham, The United Kingdom)
06 - The Clairvoyant (Live 20.08.1998 in Castle Donington, The United Kingdom)
07 - The Prisoner (Live 20.08.1998 in Castle Donington, The United Kingdom)
08 - Killers (Live 27-28.11.1988 in Birmingham, The United Kingdom)
09 - Still Life (Live 27-28.11.1988 in Birmingham, The United Kingdom)

The 1995 reissue omits the B-side "Heaven Can Wait" from "The Clairvoyant" single.

The 1998 remaster version also contains a special enhanced CD-ROM multimedia section with videos, exclusive photo galleries, biographies, internet links plus a deluxe 24 page colour booklet with full lyrics, Eddie art and photos.

Recording information:

Recorded at Musicland Studios, Munich, Germany

Identifiers:

Barcode: 077779025817

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