Rock legends IRON MAIDEN, whose new studio double album “The Book of Souls” just debuted at No 2 in Australia and New Zealand, will make a massively anticipated return to Australasia at the end of April on their enormous Boeing 747-400 jumbo jet Ed Force One, piloted by vocalist Bruce Dickinson and carrying band, crew and stage production and equipment.
Returning after seven years Maiden will play 2 shows, April 29 in Christchurch at the Horncastle Arena followed by May 1 at the Vector Arena in Auckland.
Maiden will then fly to Australia, where they haven’t played since 2011, to perform five shows there.
Tour dates are:
Brisbane Entertainment Centre on May 4
Sydney Allphones Arena on May 6
Melbourne Rod Laver Arena on May 9
Adelaide Entertainment Centre on May 12
Perth Arena on May 14
The support band on The Book Of Souls Tour will be The Raven Age www.theravenage.org
Tickets for all shows on sale now, full details at http://www.daintygroup.com/tour/iron-maiden-2016/