WYRE FOREST metal heads can rejoice as rock titans Iron Maiden return to Birmingham with more theatrical fire-power than ever before.

The legendary rock band will bring their classic catalogue of heavy hits and a enormous Submarine Spitfire to Birmingham's Genting Arena on August 7 as part of their 'Legacy of the Beast' tour.

Fans can expect an explosive two hour-set full of famous rock belters including Run to the Hills, The Number of the Beast and The Trooper, performed alongside spectacular pyrotechnics, a revolving stage, and new incarnations of the Maiden mascot Eddie.

Joining the band on the night are special guests Killswitch Engage.

Tickets for the concert are currently sold out, but people can visit www.ironmaiden.com to get their hands on last minute production hold tickets that will be in the days before the show.