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by Andreas
16 Feb 2017 18:52
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Last CD(s) You Bought
Replies: 2828
Views: 631697

Re: Last CD(s) You Bought

^Nice!

Boston - Boston
Northern Flame - Glimpse of Hope
Sacrecy - Sacrecy
Signum Regis - Through the Storm
Within Silence - Gallery of Life
by Andreas
16 Feb 2017 18:50
Forum: The Slaughterhouse
Topic: Valhalla!
Replies: 4464
Views: 710096

Re: Valhalla!

Why've you ever forgotten me? :shock:
by Andreas
09 Feb 2017 15:48
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Hansi @Ayreon and new merchandise
Replies: 5
Views: 1386

Re: Hansi @Ayreon and new merchandise

Yesterday it crossed my mind that the last time I bought a band shirt is more than 5,5 years ago. Might be time for some new BG swag.
by Andreas
09 Feb 2017 15:45
Forum: The Slaughterhouse
Topic: Valhalla!
Replies: 4464
Views: 710096

Re: Valhalla!

Andreas wrote:Allow me to quote myself once again:
Andreas wrote:Valhalla! :mrgreen:
by Andreas
13 Jan 2017 14:26
Forum: The Slaughterhouse
Topic: Valhalla!
Replies: 4464
Views: 710096

Re: Valhalla!

Allow me to quote myself once again:
Andreas wrote:Valhalla! :mrgreen:
by Andreas
12 Jan 2017 12:41
Forum: The Slaughterhouse
Topic: Valhalla!
Replies: 4464
Views: 710096

Re: Valhalla!

Deliverance 8)
by Andreas
10 Jan 2017 10:04
Forum: The Slaughterhouse
Topic: Valhalla!
Replies: 4464
Views: 710096

Re: Valhalla!

Andreas wrote:Why've you ever forgotten me? :evil:
by Andreas
09 Jan 2017 22:27
Forum: The Slaughterhouse
Topic: Valhalla!
Replies: 4464
Views: 710096

Re: Valhalla!

Why've you ever forgotten me? :evil:
by Andreas
09 Jan 2017 18:06
Forum: The Slaughterhouse
Topic: Valhalla!
Replies: 4464
Views: 710096

Re: Valhalla!

Valhalla! :mrgreen:
by Andreas
09 Jan 2017 17:28
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Last CD(s) You Bought
Replies: 2828
Views: 631697

Re: Last CD(s) You Bought

So, every aquisition since my last post (luckily, only 7 of them were full price more or less): Camel - Mirage Camel - Moonmadness Caravan - In the Land of Grey and Pink Diviner - Fallen Empires Genesis - Foxtrot Gloriam Dei - The Covenant Hammerfall - Built to Last Helloween - My God-Given Right In...
by Andreas
05 May 2016 16:30
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2016 North American Tour with Grave Digger
Replies: 80
Views: 9401

Re: 2016 North American Tour with Grave Digger

This is probably enough reason to postpone the orchestral project for another two years.
by Andreas
04 May 2016 09:47
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Last CD(s) You Bought
Replies: 2828
Views: 631697

Re: Last CD(s) You Bought

Counting from my previous post will take a bit too much time for my taste... so here are my aquirements of the year twenty-sixteen. Avantasia - Ghostlights Divinefire - Glory Thy Name Elvenking - The Pagan Manifesto Enzo and the Glory Ensemble - In the Name of the Father Final Chapter - Legions of t...
by Andreas
03 May 2016 20:19
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Virgin Records To Re-issue Blind Guardian Albums in Vinyl LP
Replies: 11
Views: 3277

Re: Virgin Records To Re-issue Blind Guardian Albums in Viny

I hope so for the vinyl lovers :) I'm not hip enough for that though...
by Andreas
28 Apr 2016 12:20
Forum: The Slaughterhouse
Topic: Valhalla!
Replies: 4464
Views: 710096

Re: Valhalla!

Verneinung!
by Andreas
24 Apr 2016 18:26
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Forgotten Bard Songs ---- Most underrated/overlooked songs?
Replies: 17
Views: 4209

Re: Forgotten Bard Songs ---- Most underrated/overlooked son

My favourite hipster BG song is Precious Jerusalem. Other than that, I'm also into A Dark Passage, All the King's Horses, Age of False Innocence, Harvest of Sorrow. I feel like half the discussions on this board now are about whether At the Edge of Time is fantastic or terrible. :P I'd like to give ...
by Andreas
24 Apr 2016 18:17
Forum: The Slaughterhouse
Topic: Valhalla!
Replies: 4464
Views: 710096

Re: Valhalla!

Why have I ever forgotten this forum?!
by Andreas
29 Jan 2015 13:47
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Barend Courbois, the new Bard
Replies: 24
Views: 6843

Re: Barend Courbois, the new Bard

OmegaSlayer wrote:I don't think he's the fifth at all.
Even in the booklet and promo pics they are still 4 (they should have been 3)
No, there should be only one: Thomen :P
by Andreas
29 Jan 2015 11:35
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: BTRM song poll (make 3 choices)
Replies: 76
Views: 11643

Re: BTRM song poll (make 3 choices)

Again a page for me :mrgreen:

But if Twilight of the Gods is the weakest song of the album, I'm in for a real treat. Only one day to go...
by Andreas
29 Jan 2015 11:34
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Barend Courbois, the new Bard
Replies: 24
Views: 6843

Re: Barend Courbois, the new Bard

And as a finishing touch, they needed one of the Dutch! :mrgreen:
by Andreas
29 Jan 2015 11:32
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 224416

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

whom Blind Guardian has stolen the opening riff of Punishment Divine from Which song? whom Blind Guardian has stolen the opening riff of Punishment Divine from Which song? That album was released in 2012, so it was probably a joke about them stealing the Punishment Divine riff. I'm not sure though,...
by Andreas
28 Jan 2015 18:30
Forum: The Slaughterhouse
Topic: Abusing the forum as a notebook
Replies: 7
Views: 4859

Re: Abusing the forum as a notebook

I have no idea what mr. Spambot here is talking about, but I agree!
by Andreas
28 Jan 2015 18:27
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 224416

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

And for all you Felipe Machado Franco haters out there: some extra stuff to bitch about. Today I remembered the cover of Portrait of a Dying Heart by Secret Sphere (whom Blind Guardian has stolen the opening riff of Punishment Divine from). Comparison (higher quality links at the bottom of this post...
by Andreas
28 Jan 2015 18:20
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 224416

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

PAGE BITCHES!
by Andreas
28 Jan 2015 18:19
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: BTRM song poll (make 3 choices)
Replies: 76
Views: 11643

Re: BTRM song poll (make 3 choices)

Indeed, it's not as if Blind Guardian suddenly becomes one of the forefighters of christianity all of a sudden. To be honest, they often write songs about fantasy stories so.... Even if you're not religious, you should see the difference between fantasy and religion. But that's a whole other discuss...
by Andreas
28 Jan 2015 17:10
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: BTRM song poll (make 3 choices)
Replies: 76
Views: 11643

Re: BTRM song poll (make 3 choices)

Yes, I don't get why people don't get so bent out of shape about that.
by Andreas
27 Jan 2015 17:25
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: BTRM song poll (make 3 choices)
Replies: 76
Views: 11643

Re: BTRM song poll (make 3 choices)

bestpike wrote:It's kinda funny that Prophecies is so high. I mean, it's a fucking great song, one of the best of the album, however that stolen riff irks me a little bit. I guess it proves that fans don't mind about rehashing a little bit if the results are good.
Rehashing your own stuff isn't stealing :P
by Andreas
24 Jan 2015 12:45
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 224416

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

welll, that smashes all the Frederik bashers, as they all seem to love Holy Grail... Compared to Somewhere Far Beyond and Lost In The Twilight Hall, Holy Grail doesn't stand a chance. So yeah, one song doesn't smashes even a mosquito. You're trying a bit too hard. Heh, you should know when someone'...
by Andreas
23 Jan 2015 16:40
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 224416

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

Oh, and the page is MINE!
by Andreas
23 Jan 2015 16:38
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 224416

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

Maybe it's because I've had copyright law as a subject on top of the fact that I consider this downloading of a leak stealing (some of you might know that I'm a rigid christian :wink: ), but I totally agree with you. As I said earlier, when you download that stuff, you're getting access to their wo...
by Andreas
23 Jan 2015 14:23
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 224416

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

I've resisted listening to the leak and I will keep at it since the real release is only a week away. Seriously, what the fuck dudes, you've been waiting for 4½ years for a record and then you jump on a leak 1½ WEEKS before the release, jeesh :lol: Maybe it's because I've had copyright law as a sub...
by Andreas
23 Jan 2015 13:31
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 224416

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

The Thomen point is not only about the drummer, but about a guy that has written helluva great songs and surely has his weight on the sound decisions. With all due respect for the man, but name just one song that Thomen contributed to since his departure from BG that even comes close to BG since AT...
by Andreas
23 Jan 2015 11:25
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 224416

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

Dudes, reunions happens. In 10 years people and their priorities change. Some times the problem is who's going to make the call first. I don't have a problem in sounding a dick to BG and to you all if there's a chance I can put in the guys' heads the idea: "maybe we should give a call to Thomas and...
by Andreas
20 Jan 2015 18:21
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 224416

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

OmegaSlayer wrote:Less than 2 minutes to finish DL.
Didn't expect it so soon at all.
I don't feel guilty since the record has been in pre order from November :)
Well, you should feel guilty. You're getting access to their work in a way that they did not intend.
by Andreas
20 Jan 2015 18:14
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Serious Black
Replies: 13
Views: 5042

Re: Serious Black

Twas very nice :)
by Andreas
16 Jan 2015 12:08
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 224416

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

Trailer no. 5 is online. That part of an orchestral song just before the end... luvvit.
by Andreas
16 Jan 2015 10:40
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Serious Black
Replies: 13
Views: 5042

Re: Serious Black

Sad news. Not only because I'm yet to see Thomen and Grapow live (concert next Monday would've been a first), but mainly because it sounds really bad. Hope he will be back (no... OK, a little bit pun inteneded) soon!
by Andreas
13 Jan 2015 16:47
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 224416

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

the only reason there were 2 orchestras is that halfway through production the first one was no longer available, hansi or andre said so in one of the interviews There you go, that makes the fact of two orchestras even less impressive. Not that I doubt the quality... the real hype is the three choi...
by Andreas
13 Jan 2015 13:24
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: "I'm a snob bastard and listen to non-Metal stuff"
Replies: 969
Views: 297815

Re: "I'm a snob bastard and listen to non-Metal stuff"

The Neal Morse Band - The Grand Experiment
by Andreas
13 Jan 2015 12:16
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Blind Guardian must defend his fans!
Replies: 503
Views: 857178

Re: Blind Guardian must defend his fans!

For once I agree, Nikita.
by Andreas
13 Jan 2015 12:15
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 224416

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

I seriously don't get the hype about the whole three orchestra thing. It's mentioned in almost every review so far, and people online are getting excited about it. It's not as if an album gets better when three orchestras are playing on it. Just take a look at the latest Rhapsody of Fire album (Dark...
by Andreas
13 Jan 2015 01:50
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 224416

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

Well, when I calculate the value I give to liner notes, mostly it comes down to 1/10 of a song. So 1,1 song extra? Still not worth the extra €25,- or so. New Wind Rose album will be awesome considering the reviews and the first single (search for the clip on youtube - you might like it!), and will b...
by Andreas
13 Jan 2015 01:10
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 224416

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

Ah thanks, two days ago the wikipedia page didn't have the track length yet. Anyway, sequels are almost always redundant, so digibook for me it is :P
by Andreas
12 Jan 2015 22:44
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 224416

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

Any news on the song Doom? I just hope it sucks, so I won't feel tempted to buy the earbook. Which I'm not planning on doing if the song isn't at least 9 minutes long, thus justifying the two CDs. But NB still puts stuff from under 80 minutes on two CDs for the sake of having two CDs for an earbook ...
by Andreas
04 Dec 2014 13:50
Forum: The Slaughterhouse
Topic: Holland Heerscht: Lijst 19 - Stem Spam
Replies: 350
Views: 96367

Re: Holland Heerscht: Lijst 19 - Stem Spam

Er is helemaal niks mis met large. Je krijgt (in mijn ervaring althans) alles netjes binnen, en af en toe leuke aanbiedingen. Mijn probleem is in dit geval alleen de verzendkosten, het zou neerkomen op €7,99+€3,95=€11,94, wat me toch wat gortig is voor deze single. Dan moet ik er andere dingen bij b...
by Andreas
03 Dec 2014 16:37
Forum: The Slaughterhouse
Topic: Holland Heerscht: Lijst 19 - Stem Spam
Replies: 350
Views: 96367

Re: Holland Heerscht: Lijst 19 - Stem Spam

Ik denk toch dat dit het beste topic is voor mijn vraag: heeft iemand hier een andere mogelijkheid gevonden om aan de nieuwe Blind Guardian CD-single te komen dan via de nuclear blast webshop of large.nl?
by Andreas
28 Nov 2014 21:14
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 224416

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

It's starting to click with me, I'm really curious to hear the whole song now. And as January 30 approaches, I'm also considering wasting some money on the earbook edition. And that Maegi song sounded quite boring, I can't imagine how anyone could see that on the same level as BG/D&W ballads, let al...
by Andreas
25 Nov 2014 21:07
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 224416

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

bard_92 wrote: But what's it's point being there ???
I wouldn't think too much of it :P
by Andreas
25 Nov 2014 20:06
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Lorenguard - The Days of Astasia Kickstarter
Replies: 1
Views: 3131

Re: Lorenguard - The Days of Astasia Kickstarter

I really hope you guys get some funding. Not from me, sadly, after listening to the album on youtube, I want to buy it. Still have to do so, I'm afraid :?