Longest Time Binging on Iron Maiden

Discussion in 'Maiden Chat' started by Troodon'sTooth, Sep 19, 2018.


Listen time

Poll closed Oct 3, 2018.
  1. 30 minutes or less

  2. 0.5-1.5 Hours

    0 vote(s)
  3. 1.5-2 hours

  4. 2-4 hours

  5. 4 or 5+ hours

  1. Daedalus

    Daedalus Trooper

    I listened to them every day for 11 months straight.

    That was because I'd started purchasing the remasters.

    I was hearing crisp, clear things I'd never noticed before.

    Especially with the guitar solos. It was like they were brand new.
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  2. Luisma

    Luisma Years Wasted

    The 98 remasters or the 2015?
  3. Daedalus

    Daedalus Trooper

    The 1998 remasters.

    It was by accident, actually. My IPod was swiped, and I was out Christmas shopping, and there was a Powerslave cd in the $5 bin, so I grabbed it.

    I must have listened to that cd non-stop, for a week straight.
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  4. Spambot

    Spambot Educated Fool

    Is there an opposite thread of this? Like how long you HAVEN'T listen to Iron Maiden. I know that I haven't listend to 90's Maiden albums for years until last year when some members on this board praised it above post-2000 Maiden.
    Looking back, I think I haven't listen to Killers in full since SBIT tour, probably more.
  5. Brigantium

    Brigantium Grim Reaper Staff Member

    I didn't listen to them between about 1994 and 2008.
  6. Edington

    Edington More Than Two Problems

    I didn't listen to them from 1995 until 2009. Because I didn't know they existed.
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  7. Diesel 11

    Diesel 11 As you scream into the web of silence...

  8. Donner

    Donner Ancient Mariner

    I actually over-binged on them for a period of time right after Book of Souls came out through the 2016 and 17 tours. I then (not intentionally mind you) took a break of a good 6 months where I rarely listened to Maiden at all. After that settled I was able to go back to Maiden with an even greater appreciation for how great they are.

    Even the best things in the world need to be done in some kind of moderation.
  9. Brigantium

    Brigantium Grim Reaper Staff Member

    Likewise! I thought they'd just called it quits at some point.
  10. Edington

    Edington More Than Two Problems

    Ha, I was born in 95, it just took me fourteen years to find them. :p
  11. Travis The Dragon

    Travis The Dragon Rob Halford=Metal God/Bruce Dickinson=God Of Metal

    From when I first became a fan in 1987 up until Brave New World, I never really had any long listening sessions. I mostly mixed Maiden up with other stuff. The most I might do at a time would be 2 albums in a row, maybe 3. But since BNW, I've listened to each new release for quite a large period of time before I got worn out on it. When Book Of Souls came out, I might have mentioned on here how long I had been listening to it. I just can't remember the details.
  12. Christoffer

    Christoffer Nomad

    I once listened through all of the albums to Brave New World during a work shift
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