IRON MAIDEN's Summer 2018 'Legacy Of The Beast' Tour Generates Millions

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According to Billboard‘s Boxscore knowledge, the summer season 2018 leg of IRON MAIDEN‘s “Legacy Of The Beast” tour grossed greater than $27 million from 17 exhibits. The highest-earning date ($four,797,916) passed off on July 14 in Madrid, the place a capability crowd of 48,689 noticed the band carry out at what has been described as Spain’s most trendy stadium, Wanda Metropolitano. The second-biggest live performance ($2,926,064) occurred on June 1 in Stockholm, Sweden, the place 37,221 followers had been packed into the sold-out Tele2 Arena.

IRON MAIDEN opened its live shows on the trek with “Aces High” and continued with “Where Eagles Dare”. Other notable tracks aired in the course of the set included the Blaze Bayley-era classics “The Clansman” and “Sign Of The Cross”, in addition to three further songs that had been carried out for the primary time in years: “For The Greater Good Of God”, “The Wicker Man” and “Flight Of Icarus”.

The idea for the “Legacy Of The Beast” tour was impressed by MAIDEN‘s cell sport and comedian guide of the identical title and the stage set design featured various totally different however interlocking “worlds” with a setlist masking a big number of 1980s materials with a handful of surprises from later albums so as to add range.

Last yr, IRON MAIDEN‘s efforts to beat scalpers and tackle the resale market had been hailed as an enormous success, slicing its listings on secondary websites by over 95 %, based on promoter Live Nation and the band’s administration.

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IRON MAIDEN's Summer 2018 'Legacy Of The Beast' Tour Generates Millions

Numerous anti-scalping measures had been utilized for the U.Ok. leg of MAIDEN‘s 2017 “The Book Of Souls” tour, together with in depth use of paperless ticketing. All different legit ticket purchases carry the title of the client with entry to the venue requiring proof of ID.

IRON MAIDEN‘s “The Book Of Souls” tour grossed $54 million in 2016, based mostly on field workplace experiences from 47 exhibits, promoting over 800,000 tickets.

MAIDEN‘s “The Book Of Souls” world tour kicked off in early 2016 and hit North America final yr. The band’s Mayan-themed set noticed Eddie, MAIDEN‘s omnipresent mascot, having his coronary heart torn out of his chest by singer Bruce Dickinson, who threw the center into the gang.

“The Book Of Souls” is MAIDEN‘s first ever double studio album and their most profitable chart-wise thus far, debuting on the No. 1 spot in over 40 nations all over the world and No. four in the united statesA.

IRON MAIDEN‘s newest live performance grosses, based on Billboard‘s Boxscore:

Artist: IRON MAIDEN, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE

Venue: Madrid, Spain – Wanda Metropolitano

Date: July 14, 2018

Gross Sales: $four,797,916

Attendance/Capacity: 48,689 / 48,689

Ticket Prices: $151.88, $99.31

Artist: IRON MAIDEN, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE

Venue: Hannover, Germany – Messe-Gelände

Date: June 30, 2018

Gross Sales: $2,311,161

Attendance/Capacity: 30,000 / 30,000

Ticket Prices: $77.09, $73.59

Artist: IRON MAIDEN, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE

Venue: Paris, France – AccorHotels Arena

Date: July 5-6, 2018

Gross Sales: $2,189,356

Attendance/Capacity: 30,794 / 30,794

Ticket Prices: $84.39, $58.61

Artist: IRON MAIDEN, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE

Venue: Krakow, Poland – Tauron Arena

Date: July 27-28, 2018

Gross Sales: $2,173,988

Attendance/Capacity: 30,617 / 30,617

Ticket Prices: $83.22, $20.67

Artist: IRON MAIDEN, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE

Venue: Arnhem, Netherlands – GelreDome

Date: July 1, 2018

Gross Sales: $1,646,254

Attendance/Capacity: 20,026 / 23,200

Ticket Prices: $84.39, $58.61

Artist: IRON MAIDEN, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE

Venue: Milan, Italy – Ippodromo

Date: July 9, 2018

Gross Sales: $1,444,708

Attendance/Capacity: 16,272 / 17,500

Ticket Prices: $113.05, $83.30

Artist: IRON MAIDEN, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE

Venue: Manchester, U.Ok. – Manchester Arena

Date: August 6, 2018

Gross Sales: $1,111,545

Attendance/Capacity: 14,758 / 14,758

Ticket Prices: $77.75, $64.80

Artist: IRON MAIDEN, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE

Venue: Stockholm, Sweden – Tele2 Arena

Date: June 1, 2018

Gross Sales: $2,926,064

Attendance/Capacity: 37,221 / 37,221

Ticket Prices: $184, $59

Artist: IRON MAIDEN, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE

Venue: Prague, Czech Republic – Letnany Airport

Date: June 20, 2018

Gross Sales: $2,314,576

Attendance/Capacity: 29,763 / 30,000

Ticket Prices: $87, $67

Artist: IRON MAIDEN, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE

Venue: Helsinki, Finland – Hartwall Areena

Date: May 28-29, 2018

Gross Sales: $2,072,080

Attendance/Capacity: 20,344 / 20,344

Ticket Prices: $263, $91

Artist: IRON MAIDEN, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE

Venue: Hannover, Germany – Expo Plaza

Date: June 10, 2018

Gross Sales: $1,678,755

Attendance/Capacity: 21,900 / 21,900

Ticket Prices: $77

Artist: IRON MAIDEN, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE

Venue: Berlin, Germany – Waldbuhne

Date: June 13, 2018

Gross Sales: $1,408,961

Attendance/Capacity: 15,757 / 17,000

Ticket Prices: $89

Artist: IRON MAIDEN, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE

Venue: Copenhagen, Denmark – Royal Arena

Date: June 5, 2018

Gross Sales: $1,394,397

Attendance/Capacity: 15,184 / 15,184

Ticket Prices: $104, $58

Artist: IRON MAIDEN, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE

Venue: Tallinn, Estonia – Saku Suurhall

Date: May 26, 2018

Gross Sales: $544,989

Attendance/Capacity: eight,284 / eight,284

Ticket Prices: $83, $59

IRON MAIDEN's Summer 2018 'Legacy Of The Beast' Tour Generates Millions