Iron Maiden, ‘Blood Brothers (Live in Santiago)’: Video Released From Upcoming DVD
Iron Maiden has just released a live clip of the song ‘Blood Brothers’ which is taken from their upcoming ‘En Vivo!’ live release. The album features the band’s live performance on April 10, 2011 in front of over 50,000 ecstatic fans at the Estadio Nacional, Santiago, during the Round the World in 66 Days leg of The Final Frontier World Tour, and captures a magnificent performance by the band, ardently embraced by the legendary Latino passion and energy of their Chilean fans.
Bassist and founding member Steve Harris comments, “For The Final Frontier Tour, it was really important to me that we filmed in South America as we’re always so overwhelmed by the fans reaction when we go to that part of the world and I wanted to reflect that in the filming. After much consideration, we chose the Santiago show as we felt it was one of our best performances of the entire tour and to play at the prestigious Estadio Nacional was a landmark moment for us. For reasons known to our fans, it took a long time before we got to play our first show in Chile, and once we did get to play a show, the response was so phenomenal we just had to keep coming back, and it’s got better and better each time!”
Check out Iron Maiden’s blistering performance of ‘Blood Brothers’ taken from the ‘En Vivo!’ DVD/live album below.
Watch Iron Maiden’s ‘Blood Brothers (Live in Santiago)’ Video
The concert was filmed digitally using 22 HD cameras and an octocam (a flying camera which captures aerial crowd scenes), recorded in both stereo and 5.1 audio and mixed by Maiden’s longstanding producer, Kevin “Caveman” Shirley, all of which serves to accentuate the incredible atmosphere of this compelling performance. Extensive use is made of split screens so fans can follow the individual members more closely, and the set list moves seamlessly between songs from Maiden’s most recent studio album, 2010′s ‘The Final Frontier,’ through to classic fan favorites via the band’s vast and varied catalog (full set listing below).
Disc two of the DVD set is a bonus disc containing an 88-minute documentary, ‘Behind the Beast.’ The bonus disc also contains an extended version of the promo video ‘Satellite 15…The Final Frontier,’ a video about the making of ‘Satellite 15…The Final Frontier’ plus the opening video sequence to The Final Frontier World Tour. In addition to the Blu-ray™, the 2-DVD set will initially be available as a Limited Edition double DVD in a Collectors’ Steel Book Case and Double Vinyl Picture Disc. As well as a traditional 2-CD soundtrack album, ‘En Vivo!’ will also be available as a digital download audio album and digital download video.
‘En Vivo!’ will be released on March 26th on Blu-Ray, 2DVD Set, and double soundtrack album. The 2 LP picture disc vinyl will be released on 4/10. Pre-order the Steelbox version here, Blu-Ray here, 2DVD set here, double CD here, and LP here.
DVD DISC ONE “LIVE AT ESTADIO NACIONAL, SANTIAGO” (approx running time 120 min.)
1. Satellite 15
2. The Final Frontier
3. El Dorado
4. 2 Minutes To Midnight
5. The Talisman
6. Coming Home
7. Dance Of Death
8. The Trooper
9. The Wicker Man
10. Blood Brothers
11. When The Wild Wind Blows
12. The Evil That Men Do
13. Fear Of The Dark
14. Iron Maiden
15. The Number Of The Beast
16. Hallowed Be Thy Name
17. Running Free
BONUS DISC – DVD DISC TWO “BEHIND THE BEAST” (approx running time 102 min.)
1. Behind The Beast documentary
2. Satellite 15…The Final Frontier promo video (director’s cut)
3. The Making of Satellite 15…The Final Frontier promo
4. The Final Frontier World Tour Show Intro