Label: Not On Label (Iron Maiden) - none • Format: Cassette Album, Unofficial Release • Country: Ukraine • Genre: Rock • Style: Heavy Metal
It was their first studio release since the return of longtime lead singer Bruce Dickinson who left in and guitarist Adrian Smith who left in inas well as the band's Homeward Bound - Various - Round Cape Horn studio recording as a six-piece, as Janick Gerswho replaced Smith inremained with the band.
The album artwork and title song are references to the novel of the same namewritten by Aldous Huxley. The upper half of the artwork was created by Derek Riggswith the bottom half by digital artist Steve Stone. The Brave New World Tour was the tour in support of the album, during which the show at Rock in Rio was recorded and later released as a live Quando Os Sinos Dobram - Various - Fado Sempre!
Ontem, Hoje E Amanhã and video. Brave New World peaked at No. It was the first album the band would record with producer Kevin Shirleyand the first that they would record live in the studio. On the leg of the tour starting in Australia, "Blood Brothers" would then be dedicated to the victims and friends and family of the band members and audience who were affected by the Christchurch earthquake on 22 February.
A live performance of the song from 's En Vivo! Reviews for the album were generally positive. Critics were especially warm towards the return The Fallen Angel - Iron Maiden - Brave New World Bruce Dickinson and Adrian Smith to the band compared to the previous two releases which featured Blaze Bayley on vocals.
So gloriously in-yer-face you can almost feel its hot breath up your nostrils. AllMusic were slightly more critical of the album, describing it as "no Number of the Beast ", although going on to say that "as comeback albums go, its excellence was undeniable", and likewise giving the album a positive rating.
NME were extremely unfavourable towards the release, arguing that the band's past "dismissal of the outside world, which kept them safe all those years, now leaves them looking rather obsolete". The magazine also compared the band to more contemporary acts such as Korn and Slipknot and felt Iron Maiden were "no longer the high priests of the black arts, and seem almost innocent by comparison". Production and performance credits are adapted from the album liner notes.
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