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Encyclopedia > Rock in Rio (album)
Rock in Rio
Rock in Rio cover
Live album by Iron Maiden
Released March 25, 2002
Recorded January 19, 2001
Genre Heavy Metal
Length 1:56:00
Label EMI
Producer Kevin Shirley
Professional reviews
Iron Maiden chronology
Brave New World
(2000)
Rock in Rio
(2002)
Edward the Great
(2002)

Rock in Rio is a live album recorded in Brazil by Iron Maiden in 2001. Here they faced their largest ever crowd - 250,000 people - and with the relatively recent return of lead singer Bruce Dickinson and guitarist Adrian Smith to the band, they recorded their fifth live album. Queen at Rock in Rio (1985) Rock in Rio is a series of rock festivals held in Brazil and later in Portugal. ... Image File history File links IronmaidenRockinrio. ... // Many successful recording artists release at least one live album at some point during their career. ... This article is about the band. ... is the 84th day of the year (85th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Also see: 2002 (number). ... is the 19th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2001 (MMI) was a common year starting on Monday (link displays the 2001 Gregorian calendar). ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Heavy metal redirects here. ... In the music industry, a record label is a brand and a trademark associated with the marketing of music recordings and music videos. ... For other uses, see EMI (disambiguation). ... In the music industry, a record producer (or music producer) has many roles, among them controlling the recording sessions, coaching and guiding the musicians, organizing and scheduling production budget and resources, and supervising the recording, mixing and mastering processes. ... Kevin Shirley (a. ... The All Music Guide (AMG) is a metadata database about music, owned by All Media Guide. ... Image File history File links 3. ... This article is about the band. ... Brave New World is the twelfth studio album by Iron Maiden released on the 30th of May, 2000 (see 2000 in music). ... Edward the Great was Iron Maidens third best of album (counting their 1999 video game Ed Hunter which came with a 20 track best of CD with songs chosen by the fans), and was released on November 5, 2002 along with the massive Eddies Archive box set, as... This article is about the band. ... For the record producer in the Saturday Night Live skit, see More cowbell. ... This article is about the Iron Maiden guitarist. ...


It features many of their best known tracks, including studio-quality examples of the eponymous "Iron Maiden" and "Run to the Hills" coupled with some of their "comeback" tracks, including "The Wicker Man" and "Brave New World." Less popular songs were also performed, such as Bruce Dickinson's versions of the Blaze Bayley-era songs "Sign of the Cross" and "The Clansman". An eponym is a person (real or fictitious) whose name has become identified with a particular object or activity. ... Blaze Bayley Blaze Bayley (born Bayley Alexander Cook[1], 29 May 1963, Birmingham, England) is the lead singer for the heavy metal band, Blaze. ...

Contents

Track listing

All songs written by Steve Harris, except where noted. Stephen Percy Harris (born March 12, 1956 in Leytonstone, London, England) is the bassist and primary composer of the heavy metal band Iron Maiden. ...


Disc 1

  1. "Intro" – 1:55
  2. "The Wicker Man" (Bruce Dickinson, Adrian Smith, Harris) – 4:41
  3. "Ghost of the Navigator" (Dickinson, Janick Gers, Harris) – 6:48
  4. "Brave New World" (Dickinson, Dave Murray, Harris) – 6:06
  5. "Wrathchild" – 3:25
  6. "2 Minutes to Midnight" (Dickinson, Smith) – 6:26
  7. "Blood Brothers" – 7:15
  8. "Sign of the Cross" – 10:49
  9. "The Mercenary" (Gers, Harris) – 4:42
  10. "The Trooper" – 4:34

The Wicker Man was the first single from Iron Maidens album Brave New World, released in April 2000. ... For the record producer in the Saturday Night Live skit, see More cowbell. ... This article is about the Iron Maiden guitarist. ... Janick Robert Gers (born January 27, 1957 in Hartlepool, England) is one of three current guitarists in the heavy metal band Iron Maiden and a songwriter for the band. ... David Michael Murray (born December 23, 1958 in Edmonton, London) is an English guitarist and songwriter best known as one of the original members of the heavy metal band Iron Maiden. ... 2 Minutes to Midnight is the eleventh single released by Iron Maiden and the first from their Powerslave album. ... The Number of the Beast (2005) The Trooper (live) (2005) The Reincarnation of Benjamin Breeg (2006) The Trooper is a song written by Iron Maiden bass player Steve Harris. ...

Disc 2

  1. "Dream of Mirrors" (Gers, Harris) – 9:38
  2. "The Clansman" – 9:19
  3. "The Evil That Men Do" (Dickinson, Smith, Harris) – 4:40
  4. "Fear of the Dark" – 7:40
  5. "Iron Maiden" – 5:51
  6. "The Number of the Beast" – 5:00
  7. "Hallowed Be Thy Name" – 7:23
  8. "Sanctuary" (Paul Di'Anno, Murray, Harris) – 5:17
  9. "Run to the Hills" – 4:52

The Evil That Men Do was released in 1988 by Iron Maiden. ... Fear of the Dark is a song written by Steve Harris, bass player and main songwriter for Iron Maiden, as the title track to Iron Maidens 1992 album Fear of the Dark. ... Iron Maiden is a song by Iron Maiden on their debut album Iron Maiden. ... The Number of the Beast is Iron Maidens seventh single and the second single from Iron Maidens 1982 album of the same name. ... Hallowed Be Thy Name is a song written by Steve Harris for the 1982 Iron Maiden album The Number of The Beast. ... Sanctuary is a single and a song released by Iron Maiden in 1980. ... Paul Andrews (born 17 May 1958, in Chingford, Essex), better known as Paul DiAnno, was the first prominent vocalist in the band Iron Maiden from 1978 to 1981. ... Run to the Hills is Iron Maidens sixth single and first single from Iron Maidens 1982 album The Number of the Beast. ...

Credits

with For the record producer in the Saturday Night Live skit, see More cowbell. ... For other uses, see Singer (disambiguation). ... David Michael Murray (born December 23, 1958 in Edmonton, London) is an English guitarist and songwriter best known as one of the original members of the heavy metal band Iron Maiden. ... For other uses, see Guitar (disambiguation). ... Janick Robert Gers (born January 27, 1957 in Hartlepool, England) is one of three current guitarists in the heavy metal band Iron Maiden and a songwriter for the band. ... This article is about the Iron Maiden guitarist. ... A backup vocalist or background singer (or, especially in the U.S., backup singer or sometimes background singer) is a singer who sings in harmony with the lead vocalist, other backing vocalists, or alone but not singing the lead. ... Stephen Percy Harris (born March 12, 1956 in Leytonstone, London, England) is the bassist and primary composer of the heavy metal band Iron Maiden. ... A sunburst-colored Precision Bass The electric bass guitar (or electric bass; pronounced , as in base) is a bass stringed instrument played with the fingers (either by plucking, slapping, popping, or tapping) or using a pick. ... Michael Henry McBrain (born June 5, 1952 in Hackney, London, England) is the drummer for heavy metal band Iron Maiden. ... A drum kit (or drum set or trap set) is a collection of drums, cymbals and sometimes other percussion instruments, such as a cowbell, wood block, chimes or tambourines, arranged for convenient playing by a single drummer. ...

Michael Kenney is the live keyboard player for British band Iron Maiden as well as Steve Harris bass technician. ... An electronic keyboard. ...

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