MAIDEN UNITED, the all-acoustic IRON MAIDEN tribute project featuring Damian Wilson (THRESHOLD, AYREON) and Ruud Jolie (WITHIN TEMPTATION), is currently recording its second album, “Across The Seventh Sea”. Video footage from the studio can be seen below. The CD will be released in September, after which MAIDEN UNITED will embark on a European tour in November and December.
MAIDEN UNITED is an IRON MAIDEN tribute project which performs classic MAIDEN songs in new acoustic arrangements.
Released in December 2010, MAIDEN UNITED‘s debut album, “Mind The Acoustic Pieces”, was described sa “an acoustic reimagining of the entire classic IRON MAIDEN album ‘Piece Of Mind’ with new arrangements.”
* Damian Wilson (THRESHOLD, AYREON): Vocals
* Ruud Jolie (WITHIN TEMPTATION): Guitar
* Joey Bruers (UP THE IRONS): Bass
* Marco Kuypers (SILKSTONE): Piano
* Mike Coolen (WITHIN TEMPTATION): Drums
* Anneke van Giersbergen (THE GATHERING, DEVIN TOWNSEND): Vocals
“To Tame A Land” video: