Iron Maiden’s Seventh Son of a Seventh Son Turns 30 Years Old!
Welcome back to Apocalyptic Anniversaries, in which ace metal YouTube reviewer TheMetalTris explores landmark anniversaries of some of the most important albums in the history of metal.
This week we take a look back at Iron Maiden’s 1988 release Seventh Son of a Seventh Son in the year of its 30th anniversary. How did the collaborative nature of writing on this record impact Maiden’s sound? What did the band’s newfound exploration into epic storytelling and more progressive songwriting do for their future direction? What would happen next after Adrian Smith’s departure?