The summer of 2012 has been good to Houston metal maniacs. Acts like Slayer, Anthrax and Germany's fire-happy, leather-clad Rammstein have lit Bayou City venues ablaze, so Iron Maiden should be a worthy final salvo to what has been a stellar season. The blokes from London may be a New Wave of British Heavy Metal legacy now, catering to two or three generations of families at a time, but make no mistake: This isn't some fogey act. Even though grandpa, dad and grandson will all be in matching "Number of the Beast" tees, Maiden still packs an over-the-top power-metal punch live. Culled from nearly 40 years of material, all your favorites are on this summer's set list, and faithful mascot "Eddie" still has a few tricks up his radial bone.
Recommended For YouPowered by SailThru
If you like this story, consider signing up for our email newsletters.
SHOW ME HOW
You have successfully signed up for your selected newsletter(s) - please keep an eye on your mailbox, we're movin' in!