1983 magazine scans & clippings

The_7th_one

Ancient Mariner
The main purpose of this thread is just to share clippings and documents
taken from the musical magazines and other printed press of 1983.
 

The_7th_one

Ancient Mariner
KERRANG MAGAZINE 1983

Issue #33 January 1983


Bruce & Janick go to a Slade concert at Hammersmith Odeon

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The famous picture where Bruce & Steve mimic the Scorpions Blackout album cover

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Issue #34 January-February 1983

The News pages of the magazine opens with a big picture of Eddie with Clive's head and talking about his quit and Nicko as the new drummer.

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Issue #35 February 1983

The Magazine announces Maiden UK tour dates and tickets for May while the band is recording the new album.

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Article welcoming Nicko talking about the exit from Trust and as the new Maiden guy

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Issue #36 February-March 1983

There's only one picture of Maiden in this issue, but Malcolm Dome talk about How the band was rehearshing in Jersey and recording in Nassau even knowing when the album will be ready in the shops. Just like now …

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Issue #38 March-April 1983

The magazine announce new tour dates

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Issue #39 April 1983

News says that Clive joins Trust. Ironic

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Issue #40 April-May 1983

On the News section we know that Flight of Icarus will be the new single

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The_7th_one

Ancient Mariner
Issue #41 May 1983

The band adds a 4th night at Hammersmith Odeon after sold out the three other shows!!!

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Flight of Icarus #1 in HM Charts

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Flight of Icarus review

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Flight of Icarus lyrics

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Issue#42 May-June 1983

Steve interview

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Piece of Mind review

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Preston UK (2nd show of World Piece Tour) review

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The_7th_one

Ancient Mariner
Issue #43 June 1983

Magazine HM Charts

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Bruce (no comments)

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Issue #44 June 1983

Magazine HM Charts

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Issue #45 July 1983

Magazine HM Charts

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Clive will join Graham Bonnet new band "Alcatrazz" (recommended by Cozy Powell) after he has finnished recordings with Trust

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Oslo concert review with some fun stories

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Issue #46 July 1983

Magazine HM Charts

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The Trooper Review

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The_7th_one

Ancient Mariner
Issue#47 July-August 1983

Magazine HM Charts

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Reports from USA, Clive doesn't joins to Graham Bonett Band and a fun letter from a female fan of Adrian

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Issue #48 August 1983

Magazine HM charts

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Another curiosity about To Tame a Land
(here is the song: Vixen-Escape the night ) I would like to know if that band used the Isaac Albeniz demo LOL

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Issue #49 August 1983

Magazine HM Charts

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Long Beach Arena Review

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Issue #50 August - September 1983

Magazine HM Charts

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I hope you enjoyed reading
That's All Folks !!!
 
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srfc

Ancient Mariner
It's hard to read that but Priest don't make an appearance until number 28 o_O And that's a contemporary list, loads of 82/83 albums in the top 10 for instance, plus they have fuck all in the top 100. Didn't realise they weren't particularly popular in England.
 
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