Envision Radio Networks®' Hangar 19 Conducts Rare Interview With Iron Maiden's Steve Harris
(OCTOBER 2012) - Envision Radio Networks®' Hangar 19 recently scored the rare opportunity to interview Steve Harris of Iron Maiden.
first-ever solo release British Lion, Harris
took time out of his
busy schedule to talk with Hangar 19 host Cutter and parts of that interview aired this past weekend on the show.
The full uncut interview is now available at www.hangar19radio.com.
During this exclusive interview, Harris
spoke in great detail about the new album and why he
decided to release it out now.
explained "Because it's finally ready to come out; it's taken forever and a day.
joked that "this album took longer than bloody Lord of the Rings to come out."
The new album presents the veteran Iron Maiden bassist with the opportunity to play club shows - something that he hasn't had the chance to do with Iron Maiden in decades.
looking forward to the challenge and says that between the smaller shows he'll play in support of British Lion and the larger shows he'll continue to play with Iron Maiden; it will be the "best of both worlds."
Classic metal fans will enjoy hearing Harris
ruminate on the issue of sound quality and audio formats (while it's not his
first choice, MP3s are "way better than cassettes or vinyl"), plus he
shares the latest on Maiden, including the scoop on how they keep things fresh after so many years.
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