BLAZE BAYLEY To Embark On Acoustic Tour

Belgium-based classical guitarist Thomas Zwijsen, who has recorded an acoustic IRON MAIDEN tribute album called “Nylon Maiden”, will join forces with singer Blaze Bayley (IRON MAIDEN, WOLFSBANE) for an acoustic tour in July. Thomas says, “We will play [the BLAZE BAYLEY song ‘Soundtrack Of My Life’] along with some other Blaze songs, some WOLFSBANE songs, many IRON MAIDEN songs and, of course, some of my ‘Nylon Maiden’ arrangements.”

Bayley contributed his vocals to a cover version of IRON MAIDEN‘s “The Clansman” for the “Nylon Maiden” album.

Blaze Bayley/Thomas Zwijsen acoustic dates:

July 26 – The Hairy Dog – Derby, UK
July 27 – The Asylum – Birmingham, UK
July 28 – [to be announced] – Weston Super Mare, UK
July 29 – 12 Bar Club – London, UK

Zwijsen is one of the musicians who backed Bayley on Blaze‘s most recent European “The King Of Metal” tour.

Bayley‘s new studio album, “The King Of Metal”, was released in March. The CD was recorded at Fear Studio in Ravenna, Italy.