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Photo Gallery: Albums of Iron Maiden

After 30-plus years and 15 albums, Iron Maiden have left their mark on heavy metal. The band, which was founded on galloping rhythms, harmonized guitars, dark lyrical themes and operatic vocals, is still going strong today.Their music as well as their album art has caused quite a bit of controversy over the years, particularly among the strict Republican conservatism of the early '80s. Albums... …

Photo Gallery: Albums of The Doors

Formed in 1965 by UCLA drop-out Jim Morrison and fellow alumni Ray Manzarek as the result of a chance meeting on Venice Beach, psychedelic pioneers The Doors recorded 9 albums, 3 after vocalist Morrison's death, in a career spanning not even a decade.From their groundbreaking self-titled debut album to the band's temporary reformation for 1978's An American Prayer (a collection of Morrison's... …

Photo Gallery: Albums of The Red Hot Chili Peppers

Through a slew of drugs, funk, sex and rock 'n' roll, the Red Hot Chili Peppers have somehow managed to emerge unscathed. They've been together since 1983 and have put out 10 albums in that time.With a new album on the way (I'm With You comes out August 30, 2011) and the first without guitarist John Frusciante since 1995's One Hot Minute, we've gathered a collection of all the band's album... …