View Full Version : Iron Maiden -- Reading, England -- August 28th, 2005

02-02-2006, 03:34 AM
One Of The Best Gigs ive been to, iron maiden headlining reading festival 2005, supporting the release of there "Early Days" DVD, therefors only playing material off of the first four albums!!!


-The Ides Of March
-Murders In The Rue Morgue
-Another Life
-The Trooper
-Remember Tomorrow
-Where Eagles Dare
-Run To The Hills
-Die With Your Boots On
-Phantom Of The Opera
-The Number Of The Beast
-Hallowed Be Thy Name
-Iron Maiden
-Running Free

What a set man!! I know they didnt play classic like fear of the dark, Wicker MAn and 2 minutes.... but come on, the old songs totally kick ass, how many times are they gonna do a set like that again? Rememeber tomorrow, Phantom Of The Opera, Die With Your Boots On, i wanna re-live it again!!!

02-02-2006, 05:04 AM
Bruce say anything funny?

02-02-2006, 11:45 PM
Na, well he kept rambling on about "reading means a lot to me...i think it was by that lamp post over there where i got asked to join the band" we was like yeah get on with it bruce.

Also uring trooper, steve harris's kid got dressed up in that red solidiers uniform wearing a eddie mask and started waving the union flag around, that ws pretty funny!

:rocker: rock on

02-03-2006, 02:46 PM
Yeah, what a setlist, I saw them on that tour in Toronto & Québec city :drool:

& I've finally met Steve !!!!!!!!!!!

(also Adrian and Jan)

Cheers !!

02-04-2006, 09:02 AM
Was certainly the highlight of the festival that year :horns:

02-04-2006, 10:03 AM
yeah certainly was, totally lost my voice after that maiden performance. so hard trying to keep up with bruce singing hallowed be thy name. espicially "Runnin Looooooooooowwwwwwwww........hhhuuuuuuhhhhhhhh.... .YYYEEEEEEEAAAAAAAAHHH!!!"