UNDER RECONSTRUCTION

IRON MAIDEN 1975 to present

Website: http://www.ironmaiden.com/


The Missing Line Up A? (Late 1975):  Dennis Wilcock (Vocals), Steve Harris (Bass), Vic Scott (Drums)


The Missing Line Up B? (Late 1975): Dennis Wilcock (Vocals), Steve Harris (Bass), Doug Sampson (Drums)

Line Up 1 (May 1976 / Sep 1976): Paul Day (Vocals), Steve Harris (Bass), Dave Sullivan (Guitar), Terry Rance (Guitar), Ron Matthews (Drums) 



Played 1 st gig at St Nicholas Church Hall, Aberfeldy Street, Poplar London in May 1976. Songs played around this time included Burning Ambition, Wrathchild, Iron Maiden, Innocent Exile, Transylvania, Strange World

Line Up 1A (Sep 1976): Paul Day (Vocals), Steve Harris (Bass), John Northfield (Guitar), Terry Rance (Guitar), Ron Matthews (Drums)


Line Up 2 (Sep 1976 / Nov 1976): Dennis Wilcock (Vocals), Steve Harris (Bass), Dave Sullivan (Guitar), Terry Rance (Guitar), Ron Matthews (Drums) 

Line Up 3 (Dec 1976 / Jul 1977) (L-R): Dave Murray (Guitar), Dennis Wilcock (Vocals), Steve Harris (Bass), Rob Angelo (Guitar), Ron Matthews (Drums)



Songs played around this time included the addition of Drifter, Sanctuary, Prowler, Floating (Purgatory), Another Life and Charlotte The Harlot

Line Up 4 (Sep 1977 / Dec 1977) (L-R): Barry Graham Purkis (Drums), Tony Moore (Keyboards), Terry Wapram (Guitar), Steve Harris (Bass), Dennis Wilcock (Vocals)     

Rehearsal Tapes with Band Member


Songs played around this time included the addition of Prodigal Son, Phantom Of the Opera and The Ides Of March

Line Up 5 (Jan 1977/ Feb 1977): Dennis Wilcock (Vocals), Steve Harris (Bass), Terry Wapram (Guitar), Barry Purkis/Graham (Drums) 



Line Up 6 (Apr 1978): Dennis Wilcock (Vocals), Steve Harris (Bass), Dave Murray (Guitar), Barry Graham Purkis (Drums)


Line Up 7 (Nov 1978 / Feb 1979) (L-R): Dave Murray (Guitar), Paul Dianno (Vocals), Paul 'Mac' Cairns (Guitar), Steve Harris (Bass), Doug Sampson (Drums)


Songs played around this time included the addition of Invasion, Running Free and Remeber Tomorrow


The Soundhouse Tapes


01 Iron Maiden
02 Invasion
03 Prowler
04 Strange World (not released on original)


recorded at Spaceward Studios, Cambridge 30-31/12/1978

http://www.spaceward.co.uk/spaceward-studios/


http://www.hmsoundhouse.com/hmsoundhouse/default.htm




Line up 7 standing outside the pub opposite Spaceward Studios, Cambridge

Line Up 8 (Apr 1979 / May 1979): Paul Dianno (Vocals), Steve Harris (Bass), Dave Murray (Guitar), Doug Sampson (Drums)


Line Up 9 (May 1979) (L-R): Steve Harris (Bass), Doug Sampson (Drums), Paul Dianno (Vocals),  Dave Murray (Guitar), Paul Todd (Guitar),

Line Up 8 (May 1979 / Sep 1979): Paul Dianno (Vocals), Steve Harris (Bass), Dave Murray (Guitar), Doug Sampson (Drums)

Line Up 10 (Sep 1979 / Nov1979) (L-R): Doug Sampson (Drums), Paul Dianno (Vocals), Tony Parson (Guitar), Dave Murray (Guitar), Steve Harris (Bass)


2 Notable bootlegs exist featuring Tony Parsons. 

10/09/1979 Music Machine (Tony in for last couple of songs)

05/10/1979 Ruskin Arms (Tony plays full gig)


Metal For Muthas

01 Sanctuary
02 Wrathchild


(Recorded ??/10/1979 - Manchester Square, London)

Featuring Line up 10

BBC Radio 1 Friday Rock Show Sessions


01 Iron Maiden
02 Running Free
03 Transylvania
04 Sanctuary


(Recorded 14/11/1979 - Aired 14/12/1979)
Featuring Line up 10

Line Up 8 (Nov 1979 / Dec 1979): Paul Dianno (Vocals), Steve Harris (Bass), Dave Murray (Guitar), Doug Sampson (Drums)

Axe Attack
(LP K-Tel NE 1100)

Side 2 Track 3 Running Free (Demo)


Featuring Line up 8

(Recorded 25-26/11/1979 Wessex Studios - Gary Edwards Session) 


Line Up 11 (Dec 1979 / Oct 1980) (L-R): Clive Burr (Drums), Dave Murray (Guitar), Paul Dianno (Vocals), Steve Harris (Bass), Dennis Stratton (Guitar)


Running Free (7")


Side 1 Track 01) Running Free

with Line Up 11


Side 2 Track 01) Burning Ambition

with Line Up 8

Recorded 25-26/11/1979 Wessex Studios - Gary Edwards Session


(Recorded Feb? 1980 - Released 23 Feb1980)

Iron Maiden


01 Prowler
02 Remember Tomorrow
03 Running Free
04 Phantom Of The Opera
05 Transylvania
06 Strange World
07 Charlotte The Harlott
08 Iron Maiden


with Line Up 11

(Recorded Feb 1980 - Released 14 Apr 1980)

Sanctuary (7"/12")

01 Sanctuary
02 Drifter (Live Marquee, London, 03/04/1980?)
03 I've Got The Fire (Live Marquee, London, 03/04/1980?)


with Line Up 11

(Recorded Feb 1980 - Released 7 Jun 1980)

1980-04-14?? Ruskin Arms, London, England - Early Years DVD

1980-07-04? Marquee, London, England - Live!! + 1

01 Sanctuary
02 Phantom Of The Opera
03 Drifter

Women In Uniform (Recorded ?? 1980 - Released 17 Oct 1980)

01 Women In Uniform
02 Invasion
03 Phantom Of The Opera (Live)

Line Up 12 (Oct 1980 / 1981): Paul Dianno (Vocals), Steve Harris (Bass), Dave Murray (Guitar), Adrian Smith (Guitar), Clive Burr (Drums)

Wrathchild (Recorded 1980 - Released 2 Mar 1981)

01 Twilight Zone
02 Wrathchild

Killers (Recorded 03-20/12/1980 - Released  Feb 1981)

01 The Ides of March
02 Wrathchild
03 Murders in the Rue Morgue
04 Another Life
05 Genghis Khan
06 Innocent Exile
07 Killers 
08 Prodigal Son 
09 Purgatory 
10 Twilight Zone
11 Drifter

Purgatory (Recorded 1980 - Released 15 Jun 1981)

01 Purgatory 
02 Genghis Khan

Maiden Japan

Line Up 13 (1981 / 1982): Bruce Dickinson (Vocals), Steve Harris (Bass), Dave Murray (Guitar), Adrian Smith (Guitar), Clive Burr (Drums)

Run To The Hills
The Number Of The Beast
The Number Of The Beast

Line Up 14 (1982 / 1990): Bruce Dickinson (Vocals), Steve Harris (Bass), Dave Murray (Guitar), Adrian Smith (Guitar), Nicko McBrain (Drums)

Flight Of Icarus

Piece Of Mind

The Trooper

Two Minutes To Midnight


Powerslave

Aces High


Running Free


Live After Death


Phantom Of The Opera


Wasted Years


Somewhere In Time

Stranger In A Strange Land


Can I Play with Madness


 

Line Up 14A (1988 / Jan 1990): Bruce Dickinson (Vocals), Steve Harris (Bass), Dave Murray (Guitar), Adrian Smith (Guitar), Nicko McBrain (Drums), Michael Kenney (Keyboards)

The Clairvoyant


Infinite Dreams (Live)


Line Up 15 (1990 / 1993): Bruce Dickinson (Vocals), Steve Harris (Bass), Dave Murray (Guitar), Janick Gers (Guitar), Nicko McBrain (Drums)


Holy Smoke

No Prayer For The Dying


Hell Aint a Bad Place To Be


Be Quick Or Be Dead


Fear Of The Dark

Wasting Love


Fear Of The Dark

Line Up 14A (1992): Bruce Dickinson (Vocals), Steve Harris (Bass), Dave Murray (Guitar), Janick Gers (Guitar), Nicko McBrain (Drums), Adrian Smith (Guitar Doningotn 1992)

Donnington Live


 

Line Up 16 (1993 / 1999): Blaze Bayley (Vocals), Steve Harris (Bass), Dave Murray (Guitar), Janick Gers (Guitar), Nicko McBrain (Drums)

Man On The Edge

The X Factor


Lord Of The Flies


Virus

The Angel And The Gambler

Futurereal


Virtual XI

Line Up 18 (1999 / Present): Bruce Dickinson (Vocals), Steve Harris (Bass), Dave Murray (Guitar), Janick Gers (Guitar), Adrian Smih (Guitar) Nicko McBrain (Drums)

Line Up 17 (1999 / Present): Bruce Dickinson (Vocals), Steve Harris (Bass), Dave Murray (Guitar), Janick Gers (Guitar), Adrian Smih (Guitar) Nicko McBrain (Drums)

The Wickerman


Brave New World

Out Of The Silent Planet

Run To The Hills (Live)


Wildest Dreams

Dance Of Death


Rainmaker


No More Lies


The Number Of The Beast (Live)

The Trooper (Live)


The Reincarnation Of Benjamin Breeg

A Matter of Life And Death




Classic Rock Tribute to Deep Purple

Different World

El Dorado


The Final Frontier - 2011

The Book Of Souls - 2015


Disc 1
01) If Eternity Should Fail (Dickinson) 8:28
02) Speed Of Light (Smith/ Dickinson) 5:01
03) The Great Unknown (Smith/ Harris) 6:37
04) The Red And The Black (Harris) 13:33
05) When The River Runs Deep (Smith/ Harris) 5:52
06 )The Book Of Souls (Gers/ Harris) 10:27

Disc 2
07) Death Or Glory (Smith/ Dickinson) 5:13
08) Shadows Of The Valley (Gers/ Harris) 7:32
09) Tears Of A Clown (Smith/ Harris) 4:59
10) The Man Of Sorrows (Murray/ Harris) 6:28
11) Empire Of The Clouds (Dickinson) 18:01

LINKS

Loopyworld - Ex Maiden roadie Steve 'Loopy' Newhouse's stories of his time with the band  hosted by Metaltalk.net

Recently published book written by Erwin Lucas on the Projects, Lineups and Recordings of the past and present members of Iron Maiden outwith their time with the band and titled Outside Iron Maiden

ORIGINS OF IRON 

available from 

http://watchoutrecords.bigcartel.com/category/albums