@Ironmaiden on @reddit [Song of the Week] Dream of Mirrors (Brave New World)

[Song of the Week] Dream of Mirrors (Brave New World)

This week we will discuss Dream of Mirrors the sixth track from the first reunion album, Brave New World. A rather long one, running at nearly 9 and a half minutes, was suggested by /u/would92. It was written by Janick Gers and Steve Harris.

Possible song interpreation, from

"This is yet another song based on reoccurring and maybe oremonitory dreams, pretty much like in 'Infinite Dreams.' The similarity between the wo songs is striking, when you examine the lyrics…

Steve Harris is known for having these dreams shich, without being particularly premonitory, inspired many Iron Maiden songs. He actually said himself in an interview that the song was about the dark side of things, about people's thoughts and the suffering that may result from them, mostly at night…"

List of songs that will be discussed in following weeks – of course anybody is welcome to post a suggestion in the comments!

The song itself


Previous Songs of the Week

Submitted April 16, 2018 at 02:27PM by Kibythe
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