Live at Donington (Iron Maiden album)

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Live at Donington
Live album by Iron Maiden
Released 8 November 1993 (UK)
October 1998 (US)
Recorded 22 August 1992
Genre Heavy metal
Length 112:05
Label EMI
Producer Steve Harris
Iron Maiden live albums chronology
A Real Dead One
(1993)
Live at Donington
(1993)
Maiden England
(1994)
Remastered Cover
Remastered edition
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3/5 stars[1]

Live at Donington was the recording of Iron Maiden's second headlining appearance at the Monsters of Rock festival at Castle Donington on 22 August 1992 during the Fear of the Dark Tour in front of a crowd of almost 80,000. It was originally only released as a limited edition triple vinyl set, with a 2 disc CD release only in Brazil, Canada, Holland, Italy, South Korea, UK and Japan,[2] but became a regular part of the band's CD catalogue with the 1998 reissues.

Guitarist Adrian Smith joins the band on this version of "Running Free".[3]

The 1998 reissue of this album has different artwork. Instead of the white cover with the logo, they put the original concert poster by Mark Wilkinson on the front cover.[4] Also, the track list was spread out differently, to make room for a multimedia section on disc 2.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Steve Harris except where noted.

Original CD Release[edit]

Disc One
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Be Quick or Be Dead" (from Fear of the Dark, 1992) Bruce Dickinson, Janick Gers 3:53
2. "The Number of the Beast" (from The Number of the Beast, 1982)   4:54
3. "Wrathchild" (from Killers, 1981)   2:54
4. "From Here to Eternity" (from Fear of the Dark, 1992)   4:44
5. "Can I Play with Madness" (from Seventh Son of a Seventh Son, 1988) Adrian Smith, Dickinson, Harris 3:33
6. "Wasting Love" (from Fear of the Dark, 1992) Dickinson, Gers 5:37
7. "Tailgunner" (from No Prayer for the Dying, 1990) Harris, Dickinson 4:08
8. "The Evil That Men Do" (from Seventh Son of a Seventh Son, 1988) Smith, Dickinson, Harris 7:58
9. "Afraid to Shoot Strangers" (from Fear of the Dark, 1992)   6:52
10. "Fear of the Dark" (from Fear of the Dark, 1992)   7:11
Disc Two
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Bring Your Daughter... to the Slaughter" (from No Prayer for the Dying, 1990) Dickinson 6:17
2. "The Clairvoyant" (from Seventh Son of a Seventh Son, 1988)   4:22
3. "Heaven Can Wait" (from Somewhere in Time, 1986)   7:20
4. "Run to the Hills" (from The Number of the Beast, 1982)   3:56
5. "2 Minutes to Midnight" (from Powerslave, 1984) Smith, Dickinson 5:38
6. "Iron Maiden" (from Iron Maiden, 1980)   8:15
7. "Hallowed Be Thy Name" (from The Number of the Beast, 1982)   7:28
8. "The Trooper" (from Piece of Mind, 1983)   3:53
9. "Sanctuary" (from Iron Maiden, 1980) Iron Maiden 5:18
10. "Running Free" (from Iron Maiden, 1980) Harris, Paul Di'Anno 7:54
Total length:
112:05

1998 Reissue[edit]

Disc One
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Be Quick or Be Dead" (from Fear of the Dark, 1992) Dickinson, Gers 3:53
2. "The Number of the Beast" (from The Number of the Beast, 1982)   4:54
3. "Wrathchild" (from Killers, 1981)   2:54
4. "From Here to Eternity" (from Fear of the Dark, 1992)   4:44
5. "Can I Play with Madness" (from Seventh Son of a Seventh Son, 1988) Smith, Dickinson, Harris 3:33
6. "Wasting Love" (from Fear of the Dark, 1992) Dickinson, Gers 5:37
7. "Tailgunner" (from No Prayer for the Dying, 1990) Harris, Dickinson 4:08
8. "The Evil That Men Do" (from Seventh Son of a Seventh Son, 1988) Smith, Dickinson, Harris 7:51
9. "Afraid to Shoot Strangers" (from Fear of the Dark, 1992)   6:59
10. "Fear of the Dark" (from Fear of the Dark, 1992)   7:08
11. "Bring Your Daughter...to the Slaughter" (from No Prayer for the Dying, 1990) Dickinson 6:12
12. "The Clairvoyant" (from Seventh Son of a Seventh Son, 1988)   4:22
13. "Heaven Can Wait" (from Somewhere in Time, 1986)   7:21
14. "Run to the Hills" (from The Number of the Beast, 1982)   4:16
Disc Two
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "2 Minutes to Midnight" (from Powerslave, 1984) Smith, Dickinson 5:43
2. "Iron Maiden" (from Iron Maiden, 1980)   8:15
3. "Hallowed Be Thy Name" (from The Number of the Beast, 1982)   7:28
4. "The Trooper" (from Piece of Mind, 1983)   3:53
5. "Sanctuary" (from Iron Maiden, 1980) Iron Maiden 5:18
6. "Running Free" (from Iron Maiden, 1980) Harris, Di'Anno 7:54
Total length:
111:23

Credits[edit]

Production and performance credits are adapted from the album liner notes.[5]

Iron Maiden
Additional musicians
Production

Chart performance[edit]

Country Chart (1993) Peak
position
Japan Oricon 39[6]
United Kingdom Official Albums Chart 23[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Prato, Greg. Iron Maiden - Live at Donington 1992 at AllMusic. Retrieved 26 June 2011.
  2. ^ "Discographie >> Albums >> Live at Donington". Site Iron Maiden suisse romand. 
  3. ^ Wall, Mick (2004). Iron Maiden: Run to the Hills, the Authorised Biography (3rd ed.). Sanctuary Publishing. p. 291. ISBN 1-86074-542-3. 
  4. ^ "Mark Wilkinson: Iron Maiden art". the-masque.com. Archived from the original on 24 May 2005. Retrieved 9 May 2012. 
  5. ^ Live at Donington Remastered (Media notes). Iron Maiden. EMI. 1998. 
  6. ^ "Iron Maiden - Live at Donington". Oricon. Retrieved 18 October 2011. 
  7. ^ "Official UK Albums Archive 20 November 1993". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 18 October 2011.