According to the Basque newspaper El Diario Vasco, IRON MAIDEN will headline the Metalway festival, which will be held July 11-12 in San Sebastián, Spain. The exact venue and other bands on the bill have yet to be announced.
IRON MAIDEN's year got off to a roaring start with the February 4 international release of the band's long-awaited DVD "Live After Death" smashing straight into the UK music DVD chart at No. 1, not only outpacing its nearest competitor by three to one, but outselling the rest of the Top 6 combined! Internationally it has been a similar story, with No. 1s in Australia (gold first day),France, Italy, Sweden, Spain, New Zealand, Denmark, Finland and Germany, where the DVD also spectacularly crashed into the Top 10 Album chart due to such unprecedented high sales. "Live After Death" also entered the music DVD charts at #2 in Portugal, Norway and Ireland and Top 3 entries from the USA and Canada.