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IRON MAIDEN Pinball Machines Are Now A Thing: Rolling Stone
A line of Iron Maiden “Legacy of the Beast” pinball machines are out now, via Stern Pinball. Each machine will feature hand-drawn art by Zombie Yeti, who’s done illustration for the likes of Metallica and the Foo Fighters. They tell an interactive story about Iron Maiden’s mascot Eddie, who embarks on a quest to defeat the Beast and its minions. Pinballers will be treated to a playlist that includes Aces High, The Trooper, Run to the Hills and a whole bunch more!
HOLLYWOOD VAMPIRES Announce Tour Dates: WMMR.com
Alice Cooper, Joe Perry, and Johnny Depp are hitting the road again as the Hollywood Vampires. The group is going on a world tour, with only a handful of U.S. dates, but one of them is in our area! They’ll be at the Sands Casino Resort, in Bethlehem, PA on May 21st.
Last fall, Alice Cooper mentioned that “all the guys are writing”, so it’s likely that we’ll be treated to new material on this next tour.
THREE DAYS GRACE Achieve Chart Milestone: Loudwire
Three Days Grace are now in a tie for the most chart topping singles on the Billboard Mainstream Rock chart thanks to their latest single “The Mountain.” It’s the 13th #1 song for them, and they share the title with Van Halen, who have held the record since 1998. Both Three Days Grace and Van Halen will probably have to share the title with another band in the near future, with Shinedown close behind them on the list.