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by gergor
04 Sep 2014 12:32
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Manilla Road
Replies: 6
Views: 5648

Re: Manilla Road

I know some people who think that Courts of Chaos is among their best. It IS indeed a great album, can't go wrong there, though it's imho even for MR-standards weird. I'd say it's the style of all the previous albums awkwardly mixed together. To be honest, I haven't listened to anything from Atlanti...
by gergor
02 Sep 2014 12:51
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Manilla Road
Replies: 6
Views: 5648

Re: Manilla Road

If you like the weird Epic/US Metal stuff from Crystal Logic, you should probably go with Open the Gates and The Deluge first. And Mark of the Beast - which features old songs, but wasn't released until something 2000-ish. First attempts of this style can also be found on Metal , including the most ...
by gergor
25 Jun 2014 11:49
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: The Kuttenthread - patch/battle vests
Replies: 43
Views: 24047

Re: The Kuttenthread - patch/battle vests

Nice update! I already could admire it at Out & Loud ;). That Witchburner on the front... I've never seen that before. Custom? So, well my update, new stuff needs to be sewn on, I coulnd't find my black thread: http://s1.directupload.net/images/140624/aeljzg78.jpg http://s14.directupload.net/images/...
by gergor
28 Apr 2014 18:57
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Sabaton
Replies: 11
Views: 9441

Re: Sabaton

Dentarthurdent wrote:In all honesty, I really can't see why those guys are one of the biggest (traditional) metal-badns going at the moment. I've rarely heard more boring stuff. Hells, Hammerfall is more inventive and creative than Sabaton...
Sic!
Sabaton is probably the most overrated band of the last few years...
by gergor
27 Mar 2014 20:33
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: @all Manowar haters
Replies: 49
Views: 23543

Re: @all Manowar haters

Manowar sucks (for the last 25 years) : +3.5

Manowar doesn't suck ('till 1989, the year when Joey DeMaio's Sanity rode away on its Spirit Horse of the Cherokee) : +1.5
by gergor
18 Feb 2014 09:12
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: The Complete Tokyo Tales Quest
Replies: 19
Views: 9086

Re: The Complete Tokyo Tales Quest

A record store here in my town seems to have quite a lot of copies of that bootleg in stock, I've bought it there several times already for myself and some friends (ain't that so, gergor? ;) ). Where are you from? Haha, yeah, thanks again! :) That little bastard costs half a fortune if accidently f...
by gergor
09 Feb 2014 16:32
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Now playing
Replies: 4051
Views: 904819

Re: Now playing

Riot - Thundersteel (Live at Metal Assault 2014)
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=10153758898755361
Cheers to dentarthurdent :D
by gergor
19 Nov 2013 19:45
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Now playing
Replies: 4051
Views: 904819

Re: Now playing

Ashbury - Madman @ Hammer of Doom
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5ViM7sJrayo
Probably the best concert I've witnessed so far...
by gergor
15 Nov 2013 12:40
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: High vocal Mirror Mirror...
Replies: 6
Views: 8203

Re: High vocal Mirror Mirror...

Ugh, can Power-Metal-vocals be more generic?
Just awful on this song...
by gergor
27 Oct 2013 21:59
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Last CD(s) You Bought
Replies: 2826
Views: 810906

Re: Last CD(s) You Bought

Yay! Happy power metal: Metalium - 10 Years Jubilee Edition - Set 3: Chapter 5 - Demons of Insanity / 10 Years Live (CD + DVD) http://c3.cduniverse.ws/resized/250x500/music/654/7872654.jpg Metalium - Chapter 6 - Nothing to Undo (CD) http://www.musik-sammler.de/cover/284000/283650_t.jpg Seven Witches...
by gergor
15 Oct 2013 12:51
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Last CD(s) You Bought
Replies: 2826
Views: 810906

Re: Last CD(s) You Bought

Some doom plus other stuff - everything on CD: Altar of Oblivion - Grand Gesture of Defiance http://www.musik-sammler.de/cover/790500/790180_t.jpg Atlantean Kodex - The Golden Bough http://www.musik-sammler.de/cover/535500/535366_t.jpg Atlantean Kodex - The White Goddess http://www.musik-sammler.de/...
by gergor
15 Oct 2013 12:35
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: First show for 2014 confirmed
Replies: 20
Views: 10222

Re: First show for 2014 confirmed

Dentarthurdent wrote:Calls for a big-time forum meetup, don't it?
Looks like it. I'll definitely be there, ticket's already here.
by gergor
07 Oct 2013 17:16
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: First show for 2014 confirmed
Replies: 20
Views: 10222

Re: First show for 2014 confirmed

Probably gonna be there as well, as of yet that billing is fucking KILLER. Guardian, Rage, Freedom Call, Stormwarrior, Vad0r, Powerwolf,Ensiferum,... hell, I might even take a look at Doro. If they confirm Saxon next, three of my four topmost favourite bands are playing, and I doubt very much that ...
by gergor
04 Oct 2013 18:17
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Atlantean Kodex
Replies: 12
Views: 9957

Re: Atlantean Kodex

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u0KYpbiatcI

I just can't stop listening to this masterpiece! And I can't wait to finally hold this album in hands.
by gergor
04 Oct 2013 18:05
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Last CD(s) You Bought
Replies: 2826
Views: 810906

Re: Last CD(s) You Bought

Once more quite a bunch of stuff: Accept - Metal Heart (CD) http://musik-sammler.de/cover/500/160_t.jpg Anthrax - Worship Music (CD) http://musik-sammler.de/cover/660500/660187_t.jpg Apollo Ra - Ra Pariah (CD) http://musik-sammler.de/cover/7500/7124_t.jpg Axel Rudi Pell - Wild Obsession/Nasty Reputa...
by gergor
29 Aug 2013 17:48
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: The Kuttenthread - patch/battle vests
Replies: 43
Views: 24047

Re: The Kuttenthread - patch/battle vests

You're blind. The "I'm A Rocker" patch is a Priest one.
Most probably a printed bootleg though. The pretty ugly logo is hidden by the bend of the vest and the collar...
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I'd never dare to miss this band ;).
by gergor
28 Jul 2013 21:53
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: The Kuttenthread - patch/battle vests
Replies: 43
Views: 24047

Re: The Kuttenthread - patch/battle vests

Even though this thread has been dead for quite a while, and I'm sure no one's interested, here my updated vest to satisfy my urge for self-staging: http://tshirtslayer.com/files-tshirt/styles/shirtview/public/user-7107/34748ade6c3231e6f2524b8f9c0a82ef.jpg?itok=55Ls-aA6 http://tshirtslayer.com/files...
by gergor
06 Jun 2013 16:38
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Last CD(s) You Bought
Replies: 2826
Views: 810906

Re: Last CD(s) You Bought

The CD was 8€ at a local record store, the LP 25€ on ebay (the absolute maximum I wanted to pay for it). But at least, it's in a nearly perfect shape :).
by gergor
02 Jun 2013 21:38
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Last CD(s) You Bought
Replies: 2826
Views: 810906

Re: Last CD(s) You Bought

Really a lot of stuff since my last post: AC/DC - Blow Up Your Video (LP) http://musik-sammler.de/cover/500/211_t.jpg AC/DC - Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap (LP) http://musik-sammler.de/cover/500/195_t.jpg AC/DC - For Those About to Rock (We Salute You) (LP) http://musik-sammler.de/cover/500/203_t.jpg ...
by gergor
12 May 2013 13:31
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Best Concert Ever?
Replies: 54
Views: 24008

Re: Best Concert Ever?

So, hum, for me, it was Manilla Road's show at this year's Metal Assault: 3 hours set, Crystal Logic (with Rick Fisher on drums) and Open the Gates played entirely, Marta Gabriel on vocals during Flaming Metal System and a brilliant Shark, especially during Cage of Mirrors, probably one of the most ...
by gergor
02 May 2013 23:12
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: ATITM and ATEOT remix
Replies: 13
Views: 8366

Re: ATITM and ATEOT remix

Yeah, you're both right, my senses were just too... nebulous when I wrote the stuff above... I never doubted that ATITM is a good album, quite the contrary. But in my opinion, it will always be the weakest BG album, which is quite obvious, since I'm one of those idiots who love the first four albums...
by gergor
01 May 2013 19:19
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: ATITM and ATEOT remix
Replies: 13
Views: 8366

Re: ATITM and ATEOT remix

Well, my personal opinion is that ATEOT is mixed perfectly (except for Curse My NAme, of curse), thus I don't get your point ;). And the collectors' box's production is only better on ANATO, as far as my slightly befuddled senses can judge it by now. The rest, meh, I prefer the Remasters-series or, ...
by gergor
01 May 2013 19:13
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: New Iced Earth October 2013
Replies: 32
Views: 19583

Re: New Iced Earth October 2013

Well after Helloween's Straight Out of Hell, this is the album I'm mainly looking forward to! And Stu Block is just awesome! I don't quite get why you complain about him not showing variety: The title track of the last album for example had this Iced-Earth-typical-Matt-Barlow singing as well as thos...
by gergor
17 Apr 2013 20:28
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Hansi with other bands
Replies: 39
Views: 17690

Re: Hansi with other bands

Maybe that cover will give some ideas to Hansi for the next BG album who knows :P, but then he might have a problem performing live :P. I hope the irony was strong with this post... The cover is pretty cool, indeed. But imagining these drums and those harsh singing throughout a complete BG song mak...
by gergor
09 Apr 2013 17:25
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: ATEOT: We rate the songs
Replies: 79
Views: 32331

Re: ATEOT: We rate the songs

01.) Ride Into Obsession (10/10) 02.) Tanelorn (9.5/10) 03.) Road of No Release (9.5/10) 04.) Sacred Worlds (9.5/10) 05.) Voice in the Dark (8.5/10) 06.) War of the Thrones (8.0/10) 07.) Curse My Name (8.0/10) 08.) Valkyries (7.5/10) 09.) Wheel of Time (7.0/10) 10.) Control the Divine (7.0/10) Yes, ...
by gergor
05 Apr 2013 11:49
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Power Metal or Prog Metal?
Replies: 20
Views: 10107

Re: Power Metal or Prog Metal?

Ah alright. Then it's of course perfectly fine point ;). Well, I've gone with Speed Metal for Battalions and Follow the Blind, everything after that was labelled as Power Metal. Though it's still weird to have them in the same category with DragonForce and Freedom Call on the one side and Savatage, ...
by gergor
05 Apr 2013 01:21
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Power Metal or Prog Metal?
Replies: 20
Views: 10107

Re: Power Metal or Prog Metal?

It doesn't matter unless you need to sort your music by styles for example, for more convenient search . Now this made me curious... So how many CDs/LPs/whatever do you have to manage then? Well, it would make sense for me to make a separate BG section, after all (the box counted as one release), t...
by gergor
21 Mar 2013 02:32
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Forgotten Tales II
Replies: 7
Views: 6247

Re: Forgotten Tales II

A mandolin version of the Battalions album?
by gergor
19 Jan 2013 01:57
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Unreleased or rare Blind Guardian albums
Replies: 3
Views: 4294

Re: Unreleased or rare Blind Guardian albums

Et voilà:

http://www.blind-guardian.fr/discographie.php
http://www.blind-guardian.fr/bootlegs.php

Google is your friend ;).

EDIT: And "The Bards of Valhalla" is the title written on the disc of the "Woodland Rock" bootleg, source: my own copy...
by gergor
16 Dec 2012 20:32
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: The Kuttenthread - patch/battle vests
Replies: 43
Views: 24047

Re: The Kuttenthread - patch/battle vests

Dentarthurdent wrote:holy fuck, where's that backpatch from? Custom?
Kind of, there was someone on eBay who did it. I'm surprised of the good printing and the rather high quality of the used material. Only negative point is the size, but I think I got along quite well...
by gergor
14 Dec 2012 18:11
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: The Kuttenthread - patch/battle vests
Replies: 43
Views: 24047

Re: The Kuttenthread - patch/battle vests

So, Alestorm and Sonata Arctica were unfortunately banished from the vest and I still need to find a new place for the Testament one, the front didn't change, but after some festivals and hours on eBay, here's the updated back: http://s1.directupload.net/images/121214/simpbmud.jpg (Obviously, the pa...
by gergor
30 Nov 2012 03:21
Forum: The Slaughterhouse
Topic: DRUNK TOPIC
Replies: 39
Views: 21404

Re: DRUNK TOPIC

Ze glans are marching 'gainst ze law, bagpipers play their tunes of war. Deaz or glory I will find - rebellion on my mind...
by gergor
28 Nov 2012 10:33
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Manowar- Lord of Steel
Replies: 4
Views: 5522

Re: Manowar- Lord of Steel

As far as I know, "The Kingdom of Steel" is not included on the Metal Hammer Version.
by gergor
24 Nov 2012 20:05
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Hey Bards, what are you doing?
Replies: 31
Views: 11923

Re: Hey Bards, what are you doing?

... About the box set: - all albums from the EMI/Virgin era, all remixed with unreleased bonus tracks, the first version of The bard's song and the demo of trial by fire, plus a photo book and some background stories. for collectors. - Hansi even thinks about a vinyl release, but of course the pric...
by gergor
15 Nov 2012 22:45
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Last CD(s) You Bought
Replies: 2826
Views: 810906

Re: Last CD(s) You Bought

Small but really great update this time:

Candlemass - Death Magic Doom (CD + DVD)
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Orchid - Heretic [EP] (CD + green vinyl [039/250])
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by gergor
13 Nov 2012 23:05
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Hey hey!looking for great Power Metal songs
Replies: 8
Views: 6132

Re: Hey hey!looking for great Power Metal songs

Maybe you should try Iron Savior...? What I find really entertaing is Dark At Dawn, not exactly, what you've been looking for, but imho great band: Don't Pay The Ferryman: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IlMYFw6s9hQ Baneful Skies: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=okU0UVqB9gw Or Running Wild (though I g...
by gergor
12 Nov 2012 20:28
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Do you believe in UFO?
Replies: 8
Views: 5810

Re: Do you believe in UFO?

The only thing I believe in similar to those things you call UFOS are Reichsflugscheiben!
by gergor
12 Nov 2012 13:58
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Now playing
Replies: 4051
Views: 904819

Re: Now playing

It's actually "now watching": Dark Quarterer playing Gates of Hell at Hammer of Doom:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KuncA0H1zXg

I was totally blown away by this awesome band - even Don't Break the Circle at the end of the day couldn't top it off ;).
by gergor
12 Nov 2012 01:14
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Last CD(s) You Bought
Replies: 2826
Views: 810906

Re: Last CD(s) You Bought

Back from Hammer of Doom (where I could have spent everything I have, but after two patches, three CDs, don't know how many beers and something to eat, I didn't have any more cash :)): Katana - Heads Will Roll (CD) http://www.musik-sammler.de/cover/617500/617201_t.jpg Katana - Storms of War (CD) htt...
by gergor
08 Nov 2012 20:41
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Collector’s Box
Replies: 156
Views: 61653

Re: Collector’s Box

I've heard of people, who dwell in eternal darkness, as they don't like the interludes on NIME and always skipped them or even burnt a copy of NIME without them...
by gergor
07 Nov 2012 20:41
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Collector’s Box
Replies: 156
Views: 61653

Re: Collector’s Box

The best things about the box are the name, the Coburg show on CD (both COMPLETE concerts would've been awesome!) and the bonus stuff disc. I'm torn, I love BG more than anything, so I just MUST have it, but about 125 € for stuff I already have...AAAAAH! BTW, why is Snakes of Destruction not include...
by gergor
03 Nov 2012 13:03
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Collector’s Box
Replies: 156
Views: 61653

Re: Collector’s Box

Any ideas on the content?

Let's hope it's nothing like Battalions - ANATO plus the singles covering this time and Tokyo Tales...
As said, I'm still hoping for some fancy bootlegs and a CD-version of the '89-Live-Tape.
by gergor
30 Oct 2012 01:04
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: The Kuttenthread - patch/battle vests
Replies: 43
Views: 24047

Re: The Kuttenthread - patch/battle vests

So, I thought that it would be time for an update...

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by gergor
21 Oct 2012 21:12
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Shitload of Money
Replies: 10
Views: 6446

Re: Shitload of Money

Dentarthurdent wrote:... I Got the Right ...
Listened too to often to Keeper II, heh?
Well, at least it's way better than this album.
by gergor
20 Oct 2012 20:20
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Shitload of Money
Replies: 10
Views: 6446

Re: Shitload of Money

Traveller in Time wrote:Well the worst song of the album for sure, but therefore they have some really nice songs on their recent album.

....
Nope, this album doesn't - and I say that though I consider myself a fan of this band (well, at least until Days of Grays).
by gergor
04 Oct 2012 10:46
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Does anyone have the answer to my shoes question?
Replies: 7
Views: 4454

Re: Does anyone have the answer to my shoes question?

So you don't read the "Last CDs you bought" topic properly :evil:
by gergor
04 Oct 2012 10:44
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Annette Olzon is out of Nightwish too!
Replies: 18
Views: 9645

Re: Annette Olzon is out of Nightwish too!

Well, Tarja was just annoying, while new Nightwish was at least some dummy pop-rock with quite a nice female singer.
Maybe they'll finally become a good band...
by gergor
01 Oct 2012 13:40
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Does anyone have the answer to my shoes question?
Replies: 7
Views: 4454

Re: Does anyone have the answer to my shoes question?

Actually I think this is quite an important question. Who doesn't find himself/herself sometimes relaxing at an Asphyx or Bolt Thrower concert in the nearyby lounge with a fine glass of chilled turpentine?
by gergor
03 Sep 2012 15:56
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Best Iron Maiden album? Best tour?
Replies: 17
Views: 9311

Re: Best Iron Maiden album? Best tour?

The only thing I'm never sure about is whether No Prayer or Bruce Come Back, Please is worse. Definitely Virtual XI. Though there are some decent songs (plus The Clansman!) on it, The Angel and the Gambler kills absolutely everything. Worst Maiden song ever! And great to see someone who likes the D...