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Metal Hammer Podcast: Celebrating the 40th anniversary of Iron Maiden and Judas Priest classics

The Metal Hammer Podcast

This week Merl, El and Jonathan review Mestarin Kynsi – the mind-bending new album from Finnish psychedelic black metal gods Oranssi Pazuzu... and as if that wasn't enough, the team also turn their attention to the 40th anniversaries of a couple of classics, namely Iron Maiden's self-titled debut album (opens in new tab) and Judas Priest's British Steel (opens in new tab).

Need more? Well you're in luck as Jonathan remembers one curious afternoon that he spent with Type O Negative legend, Peter Steele (opens in new tab).

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