Iron Maiden - Somewhere In Time VINYL available on September 15 2018 from Base for 16.99
Somewhere in Time available on March 29 2016 from Amazon for 15.99
UPC bar code 825646248544 ξ1 registered September 15 2018
UPC bar code 825646248544 ξ2 registered March 29 2016
Product category is MUSIC CD - CD - Heavy Metal Audio
Manufacturered by Imports
Product weight is 0.51 lbs.
1986's Somewhere In Time is the second to last release in Iron Maiden's legendary '80s output following 1984's iconic Powerslave and their 1985 live album Live After Death. Their sixth full-length overall, the Martin Birch produced 8-song set finds the band incorporating more progressive arrangements and synthesizers for the first time, all without foregoing the heavy metal trademarks they pioneered and their fans love. The tour de force opening cut "Caught Somewhere In Time" sets the tone here while singles and album highlights "Wasted Years" and "Stranger in a Strange Land" re-emphasize why Iron Maiden was truly in a league all their own at the time!
Iron Maiden's golden age started with "Killers" and pretty much ended with "Somewhere in Time". All of the songs on "Somewhere" are ambitious, adding new elements to Maiden's sound. The guitar synth's found on "Somewhere" are present, but not as overpowering as on the follow-up cd "Seventh Son". Everything Maiden fans enjoy about the band are present on "Somewhere". Steve Harris' bass lines crackle, and Dickinson's urgent vocals really carry the album along. The gu..