Iron Maiden is one of the most successful heavy metal bands in the history, with their unique approach and innovative musical style of progressive metal which is both ear-catching and lingering. Most people probably don’t know the fact that a lot of their songs are founded on historical events including those about Alexander the Great, The Flight of Icarus and the like. Their music is groundbreaking and infinite with the release of fourteen studio albums and selling over 100 million copies worldwide.
“Dance of the Death”, “Brave New World” and “Powerslave” are some of the most famous songs that have gained immense popularity among their fans.
DESIGN ELEMENTS OF THE IRON MAIDEN LOGO:
Iron Maiden logo displayed above is very distinctive and was used on all Iron Maiden releases until 1995’s The X Factor. Later it was used again on the official releases with pre-1995 material.
Shape and Font of Iron Maiden Logo:
The distinct shape of alphabets (especially that of “O”) in the Maiden logo superbly depicts the heavy metal imagery the band is closely associated with. The Iron Maiden logo has probably sold bigger amounts of T-shirt and merchandise sales than most of the other metal bands. The font used is Metal Lord and indeed gives the Iron Maiden logo a slick metallic touch and finish.
Color of the Iron Maiden Logo:
The grey and red colors in the font signify passion, strength and refinement.
The distinctive features of the maiden logo indeed classify it among the best rock band logos of all time.