IRON MAIDEN - Video Footage From Opening Night Of North American Maiden England 2012 Tour Posted
June 22, 2012, 3 years ago
Last night, Thursday, June 21st, IRON MAIDEN kicked off their North American Maiden England Tour in Charlotte, NC at The Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre. Footage from the show has surfaced online, and can be seen below:
Iron Maiden's setlist was as follows:
'Can I Play With Madness'
'2 Minutes To Midnight'
'Afraid To Shoot Strangers'
'The Number Of The Beast'
'Phantom Of The Opera'
'Run To The Hills'
'Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son'
'Fear Of The Dark'
'The Evil That Men Do'
North American fans are poised to witness a massive visit from British metal icons Iron Maiden. And it's another vital history lesson. The Maiden England World Tour will closely mirror, in terms of production and content, the original 1988 concert video of the same name, shot on the Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son Tour. This opening section of the World Tour is the band’s most extensive visit to North America for many years and marks the third chapter in the History of Iron Maiden, a journey which began in 2004 with The Early Days DVD and subsequent 2005 Early Days Tour. Part Two followed in 2008 with the Live After Death DVD - the seminal 1984 concert recorded at Los Angeles' Long Beach Arena during the World Slavery Tour - and the band embarking on their groundbreaking Somewhere Back In Time World Tour 2008/9, which saw them play to over two million fans in almost 40 countries.
Iron Maiden's Maiden England North American Tour 2012 includes the following dates:
June23 - Atlanta, GA - Aaron's Amphitheatre
26 - Boston, MA - Comcast Center
27 - Wantagh, NY - Jones Beach
29 - Philadelphia, PI - Susquehanna Bank Center
30 - Washington, DC - Jiffy Lube Live
July2 - Newark, NJ - Prudential Center
4 - Milwaukee, WI - Marcus Amphitheater (Summerfest)
5 - Chicago, IL - First Midwest Bank
7 - Ottawa, ON - Ottawa Blues Fest
8 - Quebec, QC - Colisee Pepsi Arena
11 - Montreal, QC - Bell Center
13 - Toronto, ON - Molson Amphitheatre
14 - Sarnia, ON - Bayfest
16 - Buffalo, NY - Darien Lake Performing Arts Center
18 - Detroit, MI - DTE Music Theatre
19 - Indianapolis, IN - Klipsch Music Centre
21 - Cadott, WI - Rock Fest 2012
24 - Winnipeg, MB - MTS Center
26 - Calgary, AB - Scotiabank Saddledome
27 - Edmonton, AB - Rexall Place
29 - Vancouver, BC - Pacific Coliseum
30 - Seattle, WA - White River Amphitheatre
August1 - Salt Lake City, UT - USANA Amphitheatre
3 - San Francisco, CA - Shoreline Amphitheatre
4 - Sacramento, CA - Sleep Train Amphitheater
6 - Phoenix, AZ - Ashley Furniture HomeStore Pavilion
9 - Irvine, CA - Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
10 - Irvine, CA - Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
12 - Albuquerque, NM - Hard Rock Pavilion
13 - Denver, CO - Comfort Dental Amphitheatre
15 - San Antonio, TX - AT&T; Center
17 - Dallas, TX - Gexa Energy Pavilion
18 - Houston, TX - The Woodlands
Check out a commercial for the Maiden England 2012 North American tour below: