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by Dark Age
17 Sep 2016 09:03
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Misheard and/or Misinterpreted lyrics
Replies: 7
Views: 6357

Re: Misheard and/or Misinterpreted lyrics

I only know the "watch out tomorrow's child" singing before and after "cross and nails..." . Perhaps I have to listen more closely.
by Dark Age
20 May 2016 06:19
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 05/13/2016 Saarbrücken Setlist
Replies: 11
Views: 6796

Re: 05/13/2016 Saarbrücken Setlist

She was happier about the pick André has given her directly in her hand :D
by Dark Age
19 May 2016 15:22
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 05/13/2016 Saarbrücken Setlist
Replies: 11
Views: 6796

Re: 05/13/2016 Saarbrücken Setlist

I'm old enough to let my children go wild for me ;)

@Yeti: no complaints from my daughters side, about posting her pic here :)
by Dark Age
18 May 2016 21:55
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Interviews 2016
Replies: 7
Views: 5372

Re: Interviews 2016

I terribly translated the Rock Hard interview. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jWF9AWXqr5k RH: Hi, Folks. It's the 3rd day of the Rock Hard Festival. We are here in the so called catacombs... H: ...Holy halls, I'd call it. RH: We're nearly lost in the twilight hall. H: At least RH: We are glad, you'...
by Dark Age
16 May 2016 22:56
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 05/13/2016 Saarbrücken Setlist
Replies: 11
Views: 6796

Re: 05/13/2016 Saarbrücken Setlist

The two are definitively MY children at their first concert. And both are looking forward to Schiffenberg rockt :)
by Dark Age
01 Apr 2016 17:47
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Update orchestral project
Replies: 9
Views: 6769

Update orchestral project

Short update to the orchestral project given from Markus Heitz. http://www.mahet.de/deutsch/aktuelles/news-beitrag/blind-guardian-ich/3d89e615752987ddf60866d99f8172bb/ As the English page from him is neglected, I tried to translate the relevant part. Sorry for all mistakes. "Just before weekend furt...
by Dark Age
27 Mar 2015 18:31
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Tour ticket price
Replies: 27
Views: 13952

Re: Tour ticket price

Munich: don't know. The capacity of the venue is pretty high. I don't think it will be sold out. Pratteln: each time I was there it was sold out. And in the last Z7 Newsletter it was mentioned, that only a few tickets are left. You could contact Norbert (chief of Z7 and very nice) via their facebook...
by Dark Age
07 Feb 2015 22:28
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Wanna play WOW with André and Marcus?
Replies: 0
Views: 9110

Wanna play WOW with André and Marcus?

There is a contest @buffed (only German) http://www.buffed.de/World-of-Warcraft-PC-16678/Specials/WoW-Gewinnspiel-mit-Blind-Guardian-1150145/ with the chance to play with the Bards and get some goodies. In short: send an e-mail to buffed where you describe why you deserve to win. Hopefully a forum m...
by Dark Age
02 Nov 2012 19:02
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Collector’s Box
Replies: 156
Views: 77735

Re: Collector’s Box

According to Amazon the box is called "The Magic Box" containing 15 CD. Release date: 28. January 2013.

http://www.amazon.de/The-Magic-Box-Blin ... d_add_1_dp
by Dark Age
07 May 2012 10:51
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Where's Mi/Oliver?
Replies: 11
Views: 7663

Re: Where's Mi/Oliver?

Here's the answer concerning Oliver https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xqYUZ9NewwU Oliver is now constant member of Rhapsody of Fire. I had the chance to talk to him at PPM. He seemed to be very happy with the situation. The "new" bass player is Barend Courbois from Vengeance (NL). The Mi replacement ...
by Dark Age
24 Apr 2012 12:05
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Audio-Interview with Hansi Kürsch
Replies: 5
Views: 4885

Re: Audio-Interview with Hansi Kürsch

"... sort of mission"
by Dark Age
20 Apr 2012 23:35
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Audio-Interview with Hansi Kürsch
Replies: 5
Views: 4885

Re: Audio-Interview with Hansi Kürsch

I have found it here http://blog.nz-online.de/peltner/tag/blind-guardian/ the file is at the bottom of the text. For whatever reason it lasts a while until it appears.

Nothing really new but in good quality.
by Dark Age
14 Feb 2012 00:48
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Where to buy the new album?
Replies: 6
Views: 4499

Re: Where to buy the new album?

I'm not sure about EMP (have asked them but still waiting for an answer). Meanwhile I'd try http://www.jpc.de/jpcng/home/currency/-/lang/en/currency/EUR/isssl/1 they have definitively the Limited Edition and shipping to the States is "only" 12,99 EUR. Otherwise I could get you a copy next time I'm v...
by Dark Age
13 Feb 2012 13:15
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Where to buy the new album?
Replies: 6
Views: 4499

Re: Where to buy the new album?

I have mine from EMP. No chance to get the 3 CD pack at any store, only the "normal" versions are available.
by Dark Age
01 Feb 2012 21:38
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Follow-up Metal Camp chat
Replies: 0
Views: 4802

Follow-up Metal Camp chat

The long wait is over: Almost 1 year ago we ran a live chat with Hansi Kürsch of Blind Guardian. There were too many of you to fit in all of your questions, but Hansi agreed to answer questions via email after the chat. So we gathered the questions together and sent them off. Things don't always hap...
by Dark Age
02 Jan 2012 12:28
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian festivals 2012?
Replies: 12
Views: 8393

Re: Blind Guardian festivals 2012?

The T-Shirt says: Stockholm, SE - Turku - Stockholm 29.03. - 30.03.20210 Mons, BE 08.04.2012 Jaworzno, PL 01.06.2012 Mining, AT 02.06.2012 Zadar, HR 03.06.2012 Milan, IT 03.06.2012 Loreley, DE 07.06.2012 Saarbruecken, DE 08.06.2012 Pratteln, CH 06.09.2012 Pilzen, CZ 10.06.2010 Dischingen, DE 29.06.2...
by Dark Age
08 Sep 2011 15:44
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Marcus, happy birthday!
Replies: 10
Views: 5796

Re: Marcus, happy birthday!

Very happy birthday and cure your flu soon.
by Dark Age
16 Aug 2011 22:24
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Meet and greet at Gamescom Cologne
Replies: 2
Views: 4026

Meet and greet at Gamescom Cologne

Next Friday André and Marcus will be at the Gamescom from 15:00 - 17:00 h.

http://www.gamestrust.de/news,cursed_cr ... 11913.html

Lots of fun to everyone who can make it to Cologne :)
by Dark Age
14 Jun 2011 20:27
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Time Stands Still at the Iron Hill guitar cover
Replies: 4
Views: 3943

Re: Time Stands Still at the Iron Hill guitar cover

Desert_Storm wrote:
This video contains content from Kontor New Media and EMI, one or more of whom have blocked it in your country on copyright grounds.
Funny. I didn't know that BG was involved with either of them?
Their old label Virgin belongs to EMI Group.
by Dark Age
04 Jun 2011 15:33
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: New interview
Replies: 8
Views: 5085

Re: New interview

Thank you all for finding all this stuff. It's always nice to read/see something from the band members. Don't know what to think about the best-of-album. The word rip-off comes in my mind first. But having in mind, they are redoing attws perhaps this will appear on this best-of. I don't have a compl...
by Dark Age
11 May 2011 17:04
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: A few more interviews
Replies: 6
Views: 5701

A few more interviews

Hoping they have not been posted before Interview with Marcus in German http://www.spielemagazin.de/brennpunkte/brennpunkt-musik/blind-guardian-interview-marcus-siepen-uber-motivation-ziele-und-computerspiele/ Interview with Hansi in English http://venia-mag.net/interview/a-i/blind-guardian-hansi-ku...
by Dark Age
31 Mar 2011 02:58
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Chatting with Hansi next Wednesday
Replies: 41
Views: 21307

Re: Chatting with Hansi next Wednesday

Part III Jannik Michaelis: Hansi, how does it feel when you could sing about your favourite books, maybe dreams, I could imagine for myself, this must be unbelievable H: It is great, as creating something is in general, but sometimes it nonetheless is work :-) Fabrice: will you play some old songs t...
by Dark Age
31 Mar 2011 02:57
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Chatting with Hansi next Wednesday
Replies: 41
Views: 21307

Re: Chatting with Hansi next Wednesday

Part II Don Bilbo: my question is, if we will hear battlefield or curse of feanor live someday H: To Don: Battlefield is very, very difficult!! Gimby: Yeah guys, this is too many questions and Hansi is just one person/God ;-) Hansi will say someones name, and then that person gets to ask a question ...
by Dark Age
31 Mar 2011 02:55
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Chatting with Hansi next Wednesday
Replies: 41
Views: 21307

Re: Chatting with Hansi next Wednesday

I think I have most of the chat rewritten. Except some parts I got kicked out of the internet completly. It's not edited in any way, except the most horrible typos: Part I H: Greetings Gimby: Hansi... choose someone to ask a question. We will slow it down. Or I will kick people out :-) H: A god woul...
by Dark Age
29 Mar 2011 14:59
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Chatting with Hansi next Wednesday
Replies: 41
Views: 21307

Chatting with Hansi next Wednesday

Found at http://www.metalcamp.co.uk/ LIVE CHAT WITH BLIND GUARDIAN We are bringing back the live chats! We will be kicking off this years chats with Blind Guardian frontman Hansi Kürsch at 9pm CET on Wednesday 30th March here at http://www.metalcamp.co.uk Come along to ask Hansi any questions you ma...
by Dark Age
19 Oct 2010 19:36
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: BG Berlin
Replies: 1
Views: 2679

BG Berlin

Tomorrow the band will be at the Hard Rock Cafe Berlin at about 17:00 h for a small interview. http://www.facebook.com/hardrockcafeberlin?ref=mf @ all who can make it to Berlin: lots of fun :) Some pics from the event at the Rockfabrik Ludwigsburg can be found here: http://www.rockfabrik-ludwigsburg...
by Dark Age
24 Sep 2010 19:37
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Wheel of Time Demo?
Replies: 26
Views: 9182

Re: Wheel of Time Demo?

That's great. Thanks a lot :D
by Dark Age
12 Sep 2010 17:04
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: New interview
Replies: 2
Views: 2634

Re: New interview

Just adding the next two interviews Hansi Eng http://www.metallusmaximus.com/features/blind-guardian-olde-school-epic The talk of advancement opens up the subject of Blind Guardian versus studio technology. The band has been utilizing overdubs extensively in their music since Nightfall In Middle Ear...
by Dark Age
12 Sep 2010 16:50
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: It will be my first BG gig! Yours?
Replies: 60
Views: 20280

Re: It will be my first BG gig! Yours?

1989 Essen
1991 Wuppertal
1995 Dortmund
1998 Dortmund
2002 Duesseldorf

2010 Trier, Duesseldorf, Pratteln
by Dark Age
08 Sep 2010 22:16
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Happy birthday Marcus!!
Replies: 28
Views: 10655

Re: Happy birthday Marcus!!

Happy birthday! May your wishes all come true :D
by Dark Age
07 Sep 2010 15:04
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Some more interviews
Replies: 3
Views: 3029

Re: Some more interviews

English translation?? Google translate?? :wink: buffed: We have already heard from your orchestra project. How far are you with it? Olbrich: Songwritingwise we are well advanced, I would say at 80 to 90 percent. We have already recorded five songs with the Prager Symphonikern and two other songs wi...
by Dark Age
07 Sep 2010 05:59
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Some more interviews
Replies: 3
Views: 3029

Some more interviews

André Ger http://www.buffed.de/buffed/features/6684/Blind-Guardian-Andre-Olbrich-im-buffed-Interview-ueber-die-Band-die-neue-Platte-und-Rollenspiele-Leidenschaften buffed: Von Eurem Orchester-Projekt haben wir bereits gehört. Wie weit seid Ihr damit? Olbrich: Von den Songs her sind wir schon sehr we...
by Dark Age
30 Aug 2010 11:30
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Time for a few more interviews
Replies: 12
Views: 4996

Re: Time for a few more interviews

Sorry for bad english. The translation is not followed to the letter. What are you doing at the Gamescom? A:We're gamer and interested in new games of course an strolling here to take a look at the latest games. M: We want to get an overview of the current development and watch what's in here. I hea...
by Dark Age
27 Aug 2010 20:37
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Time for a few more interviews
Replies: 12
Views: 4996

Re: Time for a few more interviews

Forgot this one with Marcus at WOA (Eng) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2vh2UogZsRw

@Traveller in Time: thanks for your effort. I knew what u meant. Nevertheless thank you :)
by Dark Age
27 Aug 2010 17:29
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian Metal Night at Rockfabrik Ludwigsburg
Replies: 6
Views: 3933

Blind Guardian Metal Night at Rockfabrik Ludwigsburg

One day before the Ludwigsburg show is the possibility to celebrate the tour start with the complete band at the RoFA :D

Seems I have to go to Germany a few days earlier than originally planned :)

http://www.rockfabrik-ludwigsburg.de/25 ... newsID=199
by Dark Age
26 Aug 2010 13:59
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Time for a few more interviews
Replies: 12
Views: 4996

Re: Time for a few more interviews

Thanks for enlightenment. Nothing new so far. I was afraid, I missed something in the past :)
by Dark Age
26 Aug 2010 13:20
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: fan-shirts on gigs ?
Replies: 31
Views: 10026

Re: fan-shirts on gigs ?

Usually I take the first shirt falling from the wardrobe and cross fingers that it is not pink :wink:
by Dark Age
26 Aug 2010 13:15
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Time for a few more interviews
Replies: 12
Views: 4996

Re: Time for a few more interviews

I always understood that they contributed Skalds And Shadows/Carry The Blessed Home for Dungeon Siege and additionally made the score for another film in the past :?
by Dark Age
26 Aug 2010 11:48
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Time for a few more interviews
Replies: 12
Views: 4996

Time for a few more interviews

Ger with Eng subtitles Marcus and Frederik at WOA http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HgB1a5HgW90&feature=channel (pt 1) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nueIZqkBmuQ&hd=1 (pt 2) Ger André and Marcus at WOA http://www.pommesgabel.de/interviews/interview.php?id=89 Eng Hansi http://heavymetal.about.com/od/int...
by Dark Age
20 Aug 2010 22:42
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: best speedy song on ATEOT?
Replies: 34
Views: 10910

Re: best speedy song on ATEOT?

I'd always go for Ride into Obsession and hope to hear it live. I have tickets for 3 towns, this hopefully increases my chance.
by Dark Age
19 Aug 2010 11:18
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: and again....some interviews (Eng and Ger)
Replies: 2
Views: 2772

Re: and again....some interviews (Eng and Ger)

Btw I have that audio file as mp3. As a matter of course for private use only. It's only 13,2 mb and I could theoretically send it by e-mail ;-)
by Dark Age
19 Aug 2010 11:09
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Chart entry Germany
Replies: 19
Views: 8598

Re: Chart entry Germany

Guys, this has to be changed! Let's all run to Media Markt and get an additional copy this afternoon 8) (just kidding... would be a nice conspiracy, though...) Done it, but it only effects the Swiss charts :wink: Btw Swiss charts this week #33 (last week 14) http://www.hitparade.ch/showitem.asp?int...
by Dark Age
18 Aug 2010 10:56
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Chart entry Germany
Replies: 19
Views: 8598

Re: Chart entry Germany

Would be nice, but I think that this is only according to internal Media Mark charts, or something like that.

As fas as I know BG is "only" at No. 4 (Media Control) after Unheilig (still 1) and Aha (new 2) and Eminem (still 3).

I hope, that I'm wrong and you're right.
by Dark Age
17 Aug 2010 22:30
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: and again....some interviews (Eng and Ger)
Replies: 2
Views: 2772

and again....some interviews (Eng and Ger)

With Marcus (Eng): http://www.xplosivemetal.com/ click interviews and chose the first article Again Marcus (Ger): http://www.burnyourears.de/reviews/interview/11430-blind-guardian-interview-mit-gitarrist-marcus-siepen-zu-qat-the-edge-of-timeq Frederik and Marcus (even when he's called André) (Ger): ...
by Dark Age
17 Aug 2010 22:20
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: I found a great bootleg: Nightfall At The Opera
Replies: 56
Views: 22943

Re: I found a great bootleg: Nightfall At The Opera

Try pw bgargentina.22web.net This should work Okay thanks. Didn't see a PW on the site so when the .rar asked me for one I was about to flip out... He he, this pw was easy to find out: only googled after "blind guardian argentina" and took the correct name of the website *just bragging* :wink:
by Dark Age
17 Aug 2010 21:52
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: André and Marcus at Gamescom Cologne tomorrow
Replies: 0
Views: 3640

André and Marcus at Gamescom Cologne tomorrow

Just found on http://das-computer-board.de/gamescom-2 ... -2151.html
Andre Olbrich, Blind Guardian
Deep Silver, Halle 7.1 / Stand B041: Mi., 18.08.2010, 13.30 Uhr

Marcus Siepen, Blind Guardian
Deep Silver, Halle 7.1 / Stand B041: Mi., 18.08.2010, 13.30 Uhr
by Dark Age
16 Aug 2010 13:05
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: I found a great bootleg: Nightfall At The Opera
Replies: 56
Views: 22943

Re: I found a great bootleg: Nightfall At The Opera

Try pw bgargentina.22web.net

This should work
by Dark Age
16 Aug 2010 06:46
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: I'm just going to say it...
Replies: 7
Views: 4380

Re: I'm just going to say it...

-2 hair lenght (don't give that thing to André or Marcus) :wink:

But most important: it can cast a more or less attractive man in ones room. With the ability to fly and a feather duster in his hand he could be usefull :P
by Dark Age
14 Aug 2010 13:10
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: And the next interviews with Hansi (Ger) and Frederick (Eng)
Replies: 7
Views: 3468

Re: And the next interviews with Hansi (Ger) and Frederick (

Dentarthurdent wrote:The English in the frederik-interview is horrible...
Not as worse as mine :wink: