Devil horns at the ready! The Iron Maiden singer, airline captain, beer enthusiast and all round polymath is at the Guardian to answer your questions
Fear of Dark has never left Iron Maiden’s repertoire since it was released. What’s your relationship with this song?
I don’t really have a relationship with Fear Of The Dark. It’s just quite fun to sing, and it’s a very comfortable way to signal that we are approaching the encores.
Will there ever be a boy born who can swim faster than a shark?
Firstly, this is a brilliant question. But sadly the answer is no. Especially if you happen to be the boy.