IRON MAIDEN - WASTED YEARS 12" Vinyl MAXI-SINGLE

  "Wasted Years" is the fourteenth single released by Iron Maiden and the first from their Somewhere in Time album. It's the only song on the album that features no synthesizers. Released in 1986, it was the first single solely written by guitarist Adrian Smith. It reached number 18 in the UK Singles Charts.

  The cover depicts the band mascot Eddie's point of view as he flies a spaceship chasing the Doctor's TARDIS. A similar Doctor Who reference can be seen on the back of the album's sleeve, where the Doctor's TARDIS is parked on a rooftop.

This web page has photos of album covers, inner sleeves, record labels together with production details, musicians and track-listing.

 

IRON MAIDEN - Wasted Years 12" Maxi-Single  album front cover

Album Production Information:

 

Rare 12" EP

Music Genre:

 
NWOBHM New Wave of British Heavy Metal 

Album Production information:

 

The album: "IRON MAIDEN Wasted Years 12" Maxi-Single" was produced by: Martin Birch

  Martin Birch - a British Producer, Sound and Mixing Engineer. In the late 1960s until the end of the 1970s he has worked with British music bands like: "Fleetwood Mac", Rainbow , " Deep Purple " (11 Albums), "Wishbone Ash", Whitesnake , "Jon Lord", " Black Sabbath ". In the 1980s (until 1992) he was dedicated working with "Iron Maiden" (9 Albums) . Martin Birch has used many different nicknames.

Album cover illustration by: Derek Riggs

  Derek Riggs is a contemporary British artist best known for creating the band Iron Maiden's mascot, "Eddie". He has used several nicknames. On "Iron Maiden's" "Piece of Mind" he used Derek "Dr Death" Riggs

Photography Aaron Rapoport

Label Information:

 
EMI 1C K 060-20 1417 6

Media Format:

 
12" Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: xxx gram  

Year & Country:

 
1986 Made in Germany

Track Listing of: IRON MAIDEN Wasted Years 12" Maxi-Single

The Song/tracks on "IRON MAIDEN Wasted Years 12" Maxi-Single" are

    Side One:
  • Wasted Years
    Side Two:
  • Reach Out
  • Sheriff of Huddersfield

 

Front Cover Photo Of IRON MAIDEN - Wasted Years 12" Maxi-Single

 

IRON MAIDEN - Wasted Years 12" Maxi-Single  album front cover

Photo Of The Back Cover IRON MAIDEN - Wasted Years 12" Maxi-Single

 

IRON MAIDEN - Wasted Years 12" Maxi-Single  album back cover
 

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