Iron Maiden announce 17th studio album, Senjutsu, their first in six years

Iron Maiden Senjutsu
(Image credit: Iron Maiden)

British metal icons Iron Maiden will release their new double album Senjutsu this fall.

The record is the band’s 17th studio album and the announcement comes on hot on the heels of the six-minute single The Writing On The Wall, which debuted on Thursday.

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Matt Parker
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Matt is Features Editor for Before that he spent 10 years as a freelance music journalist, interviewing artists for the likes of Total Guitar, Guitarist, Guitar World, MusicRadar,, DJ Mag and Electronic Sound. In 2020, he launched, which aims to share the ideas that make creative lifestyles more sustainable. He plays guitar, but should not be allowed near your delay pedals.