Released as a double LP on black vinyl (180 g).
Iron Maiden stayed true to their signature style with ‘A Matter Of Life And Death’, releasing songs with concrete historical backgrounds that speak to the contemporary issues of war and conflict. ‘These Colours Don’t Run’ describes the experiences of soldiers in war zones. ‘Brighter Than A Thousand Suns’ refers to the first atomic bomb as described by the scientists that witnessed the explosion.
The band made the top of the charts in Germany for the first time with ‘A Matter Of Life And Death’, even reaching the Top 10 in the USA with 56,000 CDs sold!