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by Traveller in Time
08 Jun 2019 23:40
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: DEMONS & WIZARDS 3rd Album Announced
Replies: 28
Views: 4513

Re: DEMONS & WIZARDS 3rd Album Announced

well the first album has this dark approach, totally destructive and dark. while touched by the crimson king has those pushing forward neckbraking songs like terror train and the gunslinger and the most beautiful ballade ever made: wicked witch. i like both, although first one has some bonus, becaus...
by Traveller in Time
05 Jun 2019 10:21
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: DEMONS & WIZARDS 3rd Album Announced
Replies: 28
Views: 4513

Re: DEMONS & WIZARDS 3rd Album Announced

Yes, another lovely video! It's always a pleasure to hear what the creator has to say about their work. If there's two creators involved, and they do so while trolling each other, even better! Right, though the music of this ensemble is anything but sunny. :mrgreen: Absolutely. Hansi mentioned that...
by Traveller in Time
05 Jun 2019 10:18
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's Twilight Orchestra - "Legacy of the Dark Lands" (The Orchestral Project)
Replies: 182
Views: 56567

Re: Blind Guardian's Twilight Orchestra - "Legacy of the Dark Lands" (The Orchestral Project)

:mrgreen: I was more interested in CD editions with regards to tracklisting, liner notes, etc. But you're right - one thing we can be absolutely sure about is that the number of vinyl colours will be more than... needed. :mrgreen: Pokemon - catch them all :D btw a great site with upcoming releases ...
by Traveller in Time
04 Jun 2019 23:38
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: DEMONS & WIZARDS 3rd Album Announced
Replies: 28
Views: 4513

Re: DEMONS & WIZARDS 3rd Album Announced

Many thanks to you, looks like I'll be getting that t-shirt! The re-coloured version of that cover might even look better than the original and that says a lot. I just love that picture! Having read the whole story of "Fiddler On The Green", it now makes even more sense. What a song! Another partic...
by Traveller in Time
04 Jun 2019 23:03
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's Twilight Orchestra - "Legacy of the Dark Lands" (The Orchestral Project)
Replies: 182
Views: 56567

Re: Blind Guardian's Twilight Orchestra - "Legacy of the Dark Lands" (The Orchestral Project)

:mrgreen: I was more interested in CD editions with regards to tracklisting, liner notes, etc. But you're right - one thing we can be absolutely sure about is that the number of vinyl colours will be more than... needed. :mrgreen: Pokemon - catch them all :D btw a great site with upcoming releases ...
by Traveller in Time
03 Jun 2019 17:46
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's Twilight Orchestra - "Legacy of the Dark Lands" (The Orchestral Project)
Replies: 182
Views: 56567

Re: Blind Guardian's Twilight Orchestra - "Legacy of the Dark Lands" (The Orchestral Project)

So the schedule has changed.....the announcement may come later in the summer too..considering the release on november 1st !! does not suprise me. Hansi, marcus and frederik are busy with D&W touring, so they are not available for promo activities like unpacking videos or interviews or something el...
by Traveller in Time
02 Jun 2019 13:31
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: DEMONS & WIZARDS 3rd Album Announced
Replies: 28
Views: 4513

Re: DEMONS & WIZARDS 3rd Album Announced

Sounds great, thank you for this little review! Gonna see the guys in Moscow in 8 days. I wonder if they will change a song or two between shows in the way that Blind Guardian do or stick to this set of songs. I, for one, am longing for "Down Where I Am", other than that I'm very pleased with the s...
by Traveller in Time
02 Jun 2019 13:20
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's Twilight Orchestra - "Legacy of the Dark Lands" (The Orchestral Project)
Replies: 182
Views: 56567

Re: Blind Guardian's Twilight Orchestra - "Legacy of the Dark Lands" (The Orchestral Project)

I guess we'll get other details about orchestral album in june for sure cause the pre-sale, as announced on march 1st, will start on june. So it's a matter of a few weeks..... Yeah, looking forward to it! I wonder how many different editions in total there will be... colours of the rainbow plus spl...
by Traveller in Time
01 Jun 2019 20:17
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: DEMONS & WIZARDS 3rd Album Announced
Replies: 28
Views: 4513

Re: DEMONS & WIZARDS 3rd Album Announced

I Guess that one or more of these shows will be recorded for a future release live DVD and CD. Just a question.....but according to you when Demons & Wizards signed with Century Media records this mean that they will release, apart from the third album in early 2020, other albums! Hansi said, refer...
by Traveller in Time
01 Jun 2019 00:04
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: DEMONS & WIZARDS 3rd Album Announced
Replies: 28
Views: 4513

Re: DEMONS & WIZARDS 3rd Album Announced

Wohoo. Great concert in Saarbrücken. Hansi in really good shape. Of course not going for the highest screams (besides Fiddler in the green, this one was truly amazing). Never saw a bass Player Moving So much and spraying energy. :) Marcus seemed to enjoy it. Frederik in point as always. Jake dreyer ...
by Traveller in Time
30 May 2019 22:27
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: DEMONS & WIZARDS 3rd Album Announced
Replies: 28
Views: 4513

Re: DEMONS & WIZARDS 3rd Album Announced

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w1zh2BSwqTc So...Demons & Wizards are now Blind Guardian + Iced Earth (with a pinch of Ayreon), more than ever...can't wait to see them next month! ..and a pinch of Witherfall (Jake Dreyer) funny, i met him when they were support of Sonata Arctica. Really nice guy an...
by Traveller in Time
21 Apr 2019 19:46
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: DEMONS & WIZARDS 3rd Album Announced
Replies: 28
Views: 4513

Re: DEMONS & WIZARDS 3rd Album Announced

What do you think? Will be there a chance that they will record a show (maybe Wacken or another festival) to make a live album or a DVD/bluray or both?
It is not said when they ever will be do a D&W tour again in the far future. I would like to have at least an live album.
by Traveller in Time
13 Apr 2019 15:02
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 102
Views: 32918

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

Don't know, but this price policy really stinks. I give up trying to collect all. rainbow coloured, splatter, neon, bi-colour, glowing, picture, single coloured, US-only. Let's see in how many colours the Legcy of the dark lands will be on... Ok after all no need to buy, and i was glad to buy some v...
by Traveller in Time
13 Apr 2019 00:07
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 102
Views: 32918

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

Be quick or be dead

Picture Vinyl Box Set
Box Slipcase

Yeah this year i spend a lot money for BG and D&W
by Traveller in Time
29 Mar 2019 19:20
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: DEMONS & WIZARDS 3rd Album Announced
Replies: 28
Views: 4513

Re: DEMONS & WIZARDS 3rd Album Announced

i will wait for the physical releases, no fan of spotify and co. But good to know that it is worth to buy. :D
by Traveller in Time
24 Mar 2019 10:06
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: DEMONS & WIZARDS 3rd Album Announced
Replies: 28
Views: 4513

Re: DEMONS & WIZARDS 3rd Album Announced

I did hope for a release before their touring activities start. But well i am fine with 2020 as well :-) Great times ahead of us. Meanwhile to kill some time: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AAVHxKH6CyM But if you ask me Hansi could do better, he too much adapted to the style of the Hämatom singer (...
by Traveller in Time
05 Mar 2019 00:19
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's Twilight Orchestra - "Legacy of the Dark Lands" (The Orchestral Project)
Replies: 182
Views: 56567

Re: Blind Guardian's Twilight Orchestra - "Legacy of the Dark Lands" (The Orchestral Project)

[..] "A Night at the Orchestra" [..] Nice one :D I agree in sense. After all those years the cover comes a bit too easy. On the other side, it is the music which counts and i don't want to complain without having heard a single song. But yeah it has some black spot ont the high white expectation ve...
by Traveller in Time
01 Mar 2019 23:03
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's Twilight Orchestra - "Legacy of the Dark Lands" (The Orchestral Project)
Replies: 182
Views: 56567

Re: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT

priderock wrote:
01 Mar 2019 20:05
sciacallo010 wrote:
01 Mar 2019 20:04
I can't believe this day has finally come, the next 7 months will be the longest 7 months ever :lol:
Exactly 8 actually :D
sometimes you like to be cruel, or?
:lol:
by Traveller in Time
01 Mar 2019 19:26
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's Twilight Orchestra - "Legacy of the Dark Lands" (The Orchestral Project)
Replies: 182
Views: 56567

Re: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT

bam... so there it is.What once was said can't be taken back.... maybe just delayed :lol: But i trust Hansi this time. Seems i have to read 600 pages * from now on :-) I do like this "sudden" announcement. Would be the nice if the artwork will be edited (and there we are again: critics :-) and more ...
by Traveller in Time
15 Jan 2019 21:50
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 102
Views: 32918

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

The price for the grey-black splattered US only version (limited to 300) of Live is sick... 53,99$
nearly double of the other limited splattered ones.. :roll:
by Traveller in Time
24 Dec 2018 18:47
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 102
Views: 32918

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

So for the missing LPs:

there will be : Live, The Forgotten Tales and Tokyo Tales as remastered / lp releases

Soruce:
https://www.emp.de/search?q=blind+guardian&lang=de_DE
by Traveller in Time
20 Dec 2018 10:40
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Hansi @ Avantasia first released song
Replies: 6
Views: 3345

Re: Hansi @ Avantasia first released song

i'll guess we will hear more on the orchestra album :-)
and yeah for me the song is bit too long as well. But that is really minor critics. i really like it.
by Traveller in Time
17 Dec 2018 16:26
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Hansi @ Avantasia first released song
Replies: 6
Views: 3345

Hansi @ Avantasia first released song

Mr Kuersch, you always can surprise me...
amazing emotional singing

https://youtu.be/CTN2ZzpQRh4
by Traveller in Time
16 Dec 2018 10:06
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 102
Views: 32918

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

I saw hat there is a baby-blue vinyl for nime and a red/yellow splatter anato vinyl, which are us imports. So now we have same Count of coloured releases for every
Album.
by Traveller in Time
07 Dec 2018 23:58
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's Twilight Orchestra - "Legacy of the Dark Lands" (The Orchestral Project)
Replies: 182
Views: 56567

Re: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT

We are unworthy...... :wink: Next year could be an absolute peak (hopefully not like a peak oil) of Hansi releases: - BG orchestra album - Avantasia Moonglow (guest vocals) - D&W new album(?) and a tour any other guest appearances in sight? I remember once Andre said that they have even enough mater...
by Traveller in Time
04 Dec 2018 01:14
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's Twilight Orchestra - "Legacy of the Dark Lands" (The Orchestral Project)
Replies: 182
Views: 56567

Re: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT

Wow, and such a present before christmas and even Santa Guardian.... I really do appreciate it! Thank you, Hansi. But now something completely different: Are you sure mixing will take not more than six month? It is hard to imagine, since ATTWS took 3 month if i remember correctly, that you will mix ...
by Traveller in Time
04 Nov 2018 16:33
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 102
Views: 32918

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

EMP has some coloured vinyls left. As for the spine artwork, looks familiar to me but like you said you see this kind of art pretty regularly. I guess it's the monk from Forgotten tales with the opened book and from left to right it is a timeline of the albums beginning with the chessboard of BOF....
by Traveller in Time
01 Nov 2018 19:47
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Black Friday 2018
Replies: 8
Views: 4796

Re: Black Friday 2018

Yes, if I buy them from nuclearblast.com is probably cheaper till the moment when the delivery price comes - 137 dollars, while from Germany is only 12,5 euro :? It seems that even if there is a Black Friday in US it will be still cheaper to buy them all from Europe. :? Anyway, I'll wait till 22nd ...
by Traveller in Time
30 Oct 2018 21:48
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: New Shirts @EMP
Replies: 8
Views: 8517

Re: New Shirts @EMP

for cold winter days:

Image
by Traveller in Time
30 Oct 2018 21:42
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 102
Views: 32918

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

as far as i know: For Nime there is: - Bi-Colour red/blue - white - neon orange IFTOS: - splatter silver/red - white - gold ANATO: - splatter blue/white - blue - yellow and yeah they were sold out very quick. But less versions than the first 4 records and no US only, or did i miss something? EDIT: h...
by Traveller in Time
29 Oct 2018 22:25
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: "The Tides of War", an unreleased NIME song, coming September 26th
Replies: 21
Views: 10105

Re: "The Tides of War", an unreleased NIME song, coming September 26th

They used the drums recording from Thomen, but they also have a drum recording by Frederik, same with the bass. They used the recording played by Holzwarth but also made a new recording with Barend.
by Traveller in Time
17 Oct 2018 19:22
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's Twilight Orchestra - "Legacy of the Dark Lands" (The Orchestral Project)
Replies: 182
Views: 56567

Re: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT

Thanks for the kind words :wink: Yes, it wasn't easy, but searching for news about this album is something I make on default every day for the last years :) Dragonfly, yes, I'm pretty sure it's not the only place for orchestral recordings or choirs, but Hansi is still quiet about details :wink: awe...
by Traveller in Time
15 Oct 2018 22:48
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's Twilight Orchestra - "Legacy of the Dark Lands" (The Orchestral Project)
Replies: 182
Views: 56567

Re: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT

nothing is mixed so far.... there will be a D&W Tour (and maybe some production/recording work with the d&w album) then there is nearly 3 month of delay of announcement and release....so 9month is quite tough and tight, Mr-Kürsch ;-) But i do hope for some snippet as christmas gift (or at least a co...
by Traveller in Time
13 Oct 2018 23:00
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: "The Tides of War", an unreleased NIME song, coming September 26th
Replies: 21
Views: 10105

Re: "The Tides of War", an unreleased NIME song, coming September 26th

Good work.
Just my thoughts
"Call" is right if you ask me


the blood is far(?) behind

across the ice or flame
by Traveller in Time
13 Oct 2018 22:18
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 102
Views: 32918

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

yeah it sounds now familiar to me...there was something, and i had the feeling that i heard about the song name before. Thanks!
by Traveller in Time
13 Oct 2018 12:14
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 102
Views: 32918

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

priderock wrote:
13 Oct 2018 08:51
It seems that System's Failing will be just a cover of MSG - System's failing song
thanks for the info. Have you read it somewhere or have you just compared the song length?
by Traveller in Time
11 Oct 2018 22:44
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: New Shirts @EMP
Replies: 8
Views: 8517

Re: New Shirts @EMP

The alternate artwork of the re-releases shirts are not in my taste. Of course the duelling dragons (Battallions of fear) or the connection to the Bards of the original logo on SFB is some nice idea.... BOF: https://www.emp.de/dw/image/v2/BBQV_PRD/on/demandware.static/-/Sites-master-emp/default/dw68...
by Traveller in Time
11 Oct 2018 22:35
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: New Shirts @EMP
Replies: 8
Views: 8517

Re: New Shirts @EMP

Time to awake this thread to life again. I do like this new one and the cup looks great: https://www.emp.de/dw/image/v2/BBQV_PRD/on/demandware.static/-/Sites-master-emp/default/dw2da05d16/images/3/8/6/3/386368a.jpg?sw=350&sh=400&sm=fit&sfrm=png Cup: https://www.emp.de/dw/image/v2/BBQV_PRD/on/demandw...
by Traveller in Time
11 Oct 2018 22:17
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: The Blind Guardian Myths and Twists
Replies: 8
Views: 4826

Re: The Blind Guardian Myths and Twists

It's also confirmed via Avantasia's Facebook page so it can't be a joke at this point. :wink: And apparently there are even several songs on the record that feature Hansi that "show his variety, slow and epic moments, and fast high screams. Everything." Sounds promising! Also, Traveller in Time, co...
by Traveller in Time
11 Oct 2018 21:35
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: The Blind Guardian Myths and Twists
Replies: 8
Views: 4826

Re: The Blind Guardian Myths and Twists

awesome! Let's hope it is not a myth.... or if Tobis involved: a joke :lol:
by Traveller in Time
10 Oct 2018 23:13
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: The Blind Guardian Myths and Twists
Replies: 8
Views: 4826

The Blind Guardian Myths and Twists

Since we are waiting..... Time to list the still or mostly unrevealed BG myths (at least the ones i know) 1) Orchestra Project First mentioned in fan magazine 1996 (?) Status: in work, coming soon (recordings 10/11 done) Details: Forum Thread: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJ...
by Traveller in Time
07 Oct 2018 20:58
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 102
Views: 32918

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

Some more hint about system's failing On amazon site of the vinyl is written: Disk: 2 1. Bright Eyes (2012 Remix and Remaster) 2. Another Holy War (2012 Remix and Remaster) 3. And the Story Ends (2012 Remix and Remaster) 4. The Wizard (2018 Remix and Remaster) 5. System's Failing (2018 Mix) So it is...
by Traveller in Time
06 Oct 2018 10:58
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's Twilight Orchestra - "Legacy of the Dark Lands" (The Orchestral Project)
Replies: 182
Views: 56567

Re: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT

So, years and years where the BG Forum was a thriving community, and now that everyone's disappeared over to Facebook, HANSI himself posts? :shock: :lol: Exactly.., and at the same time they cannot even get a registration here, because the "new registration" bar has mysteriously disappeared :lol: S...
by Traveller in Time
04 Oct 2018 22:21
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's Twilight Orchestra - "Legacy of the Dark Lands" (The Orchestral Project)
Replies: 182
Views: 56567

Re: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT

ah ok now i know. Hansi tried his best to hide it, because it is a song mostly written by Marcus :mrgreen: Kidding. But well Winter's coming could be forgotten as well. :lol: [..] A sense of denial Come witness my trial [..] I was crazy enough to buy the japanese version. :shock: It was a long time ...
by Traveller in Time
04 Oct 2018 21:50
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 102
Views: 32918

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

Also, on the NB website Tides of War is listed as "original line-up". What does that mean I wonder? Thomen drumming? Old recording? it is with Thomen on drums and Holzwarth on the bass. Because it is from old recording sessions. But they also have a new recorded one with Frederik and Barend, Hansi ...
by Traveller in Time
04 Oct 2018 21:25
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's Twilight Orchestra - "Legacy of the Dark Lands" (The Orchestral Project)
Replies: 182
Views: 56567

Re: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT

Since Hansi might be monitoring this thread, redoing old songs reminded me... Do you guys have any plans for more cover songs - have y'all discussed that? Y'all do such a great job with them. I listen to The Forgotten Tales all the time. Also, can I also just throw out there - "All the King's Horse...
by Traveller in Time
01 Oct 2018 22:26
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's Twilight Orchestra - "Legacy of the Dark Lands" (The Orchestral Project)
Replies: 182
Views: 56567

Re: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT

Maybe something from Somwhere far beyond, because Hansi once said: "Kürzlich habe ich mal wieder 'Somewhere far beyond' aufgelegt und >gedacht: Scheiße, mit 'nem guten Sound könnte die richtig gut sein!" free translation: Once i have listened to Somwhere far beyond and i thought: Damn with the right...