All your IRON MAIDEN AUSTRALIAN TOUR details here + Trooper Beer Party info!

Iron Maiden is in Australia!

The band play Brisbane’s Entertainment Centre tonight before hitting Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and finally, Perth. Australian metal fans will be going nuts in the following fortnight as the band play a stack of new tracks from last year’s, The Book of Souls album as well as diving back into a host of old Maiden classics including, ‘Number of the Beast’, ‘The Trooper’, ‘Hallowed Be Thy Name’ and more!

Be sure to look out for front man Bruce Dickinson as he is again piloting the famous, Ed Force One plane as the band fly around the country. Call sign ABD 666. The band themselves have recently tweeted details of the plane’s arrival and departure times to be on the look out for in the coming weeks;

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If Ed Force One doesn’t get you excited, what about ‘Trooper’ Iron Maiden Beer?

The famous Robinson’s Brewery beer will be holding ‘Trooper’ Beer parties in all states before and after each Iron Maiden show! There’ll be gallons of Trooper, free swag and a raffle, so get there early. Raffle prize winners will be drawn at 5pm. Sponsored by Triple M, Maniacs and of course, Iron Maiden Beer.

Official Trooper Party Venues:
BRISBANE – The Homestead Tavern – Wed May 4th

SYDNEY – The Brewery, Sydney Olympic Park – Friday May 6th

MELBOURNE – Cherry Bar – Monday May 9th

ADELAIDE – The Lady Daly Hotel – Thursday May 12th

PERTH – Frisk. Small Bar – Saturday May 14th

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Limited tickets to all Iron Maiden shows are available through Dainty Group.


The set list for ‘The Book of Souls’ World Tour has remained the same throughout due to staging logistics and pyro etc. Don’t scroll down any further if you don’t want to know the setlist.

The Book of Souls World Tour setlist –>
If Eternity Should Fail
Speed of Light
Children of the Damned
Tears of a Clown
The Red and the Black
The Trooper
Death or Glory
The Book of Souls
Hallowed Be Thy Name
Fear of the Dark
Iron Maiden
The Number of the Beast
Blood Brothers
Wasted Years

Wall of Sound will be getting the ‘inside scoop’ of the tour, as we have a man in the background of the east coast shows for a special insight into all the behind the scenes action. If he’s lucky, he might grab a seat on Ed Force One! We’ll also have a man at the Perth ‘Trooper’ Beer party for a report on the festivities, including photos and of course, the beer!

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