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The Book of Souls

Iron Maiden

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
September 4th, 2015
Catalog ID:
0825646089246
Label:
Parlophone
Format:
2CD
Reviews:
23 reviews (avg. 79%)
Disc 1
1. If Eternity Should Fail 08:28   Show lyrics
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2. Speed of Light 05:01   Show lyrics
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3. The Great Unknown 06:37   Show lyrics
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4. The Red and the Black 13:33   Show lyrics
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5. When the River Runs Deep 05:52   Show lyrics
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6. The Book of Souls 10:27   Show lyrics
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  49:58  
Disc 2
1. Death or Glory 05:13   Show lyrics
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2. Shadows of the Valley 07:32   Show lyrics
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3. Tears of a Clown 04:59   Show lyrics
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4. The Man of Sorrows 06:28   Show lyrics
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5. Empire of the Clouds 18:05   Show lyrics
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Band members
Bruce Dickinson Vocals, Piano (track 11)
Steve Harris Bass, Keyboards
Dave Murray Guitars
Adrian Smith Guitars
Janick Gers Guitars
Nicko McBrain Drums
Guest/Session
Michael Kenney Keyboards
Miscellaneous staff
Kevin Shirley Producer, Mixing
Mark Wilkinson Cover art, Illustrations
Steve Harris Co-Producer
Denis Caribaux Engineering
Jeff Bova Orchestration
Ade Emsley Mastering
Stuart Crouch Art direction, Design
Anthony Dry Illustrations (disc)
Julie Wilkinson Artwork (Maya codex drawings)
Simon Martin Artwork (Maya hieroglyphs)
Jorge Letona Design (Maya font)
John McMurtrie Photography
Bruce Dickinson Vocals, Piano (track 11)
Steve Harris Bass, Keyboards
Dave Murray Guitars
Adrian Smith Guitars
Janick Gers Guitars
Nicko McBrain Drums
Michael Kenney Keyboards
Kevin Shirley Producer, Mixing
Mark Wilkinson Cover art, Illustrations
Steve Harris Co-Producer
Denis Caribaux Engineering
Jeff Bova Orchestration
Ade Emsley Mastering
Stuart Crouch Art direction, Design
Anthony Dry Illustrations (disc)
Julie Wilkinson Artwork (Maya codex drawings)
Simon Martin Artwork (Maya hieroglyphs)
Jorge Letona Design (Maya font)
John McMurtrie Photography
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The first Iron Maiden album not to be released through EMI.

"Tears of a Clown" is dedicated to the actor Robin Williams.

Tracks 1, 11 by Dickinson
Tracks 2, 7 by Smith/Dickinson
Tracks 3, 5, 9 by Smith/Harris
Track 4 by Harris
Tracks 6, 8 by Gers/Harris
Track 10 by Murray/Harris

"The Man of Sorrows" is unrelated to the Bruce Dickinson song "Man of Sorrows".

A music video was made for "Speed of Light".

Recording information:

Recorded at Studios Guillaume Tell, Paris.
Steve Harris used Maiden Audio Ed-PhOn3s during the mixing of this album.
Mastered at Table of Tone Mastering.

Identifiers:

Barcode: 0825646089246
Matrix / Runout (CD1): 0825646089246-01 AF96574-01
Mastering SID Code (CD1): IFPI L574
Mould SID Code (CD1): IFPI 9754
Matrix / Runout (CD2): 0825646089246-01 AF96574-02
Mastering SID Code (CD2): IFPI L574
Mould SID Code (CD2): IFPI 9705
Label Code: LC 30419
Rights Society: GEMA/MCPS

Added by: Doomsday Modified by: LordOfAngmar
Added on: 2015-06-18 12:08:44 Last modified on: 2018-02-07 12:44:22