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by blindgfan
23 Sep 2016 04:42
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2016 North American Tour with Grave Digger
Replies: 80
Views: 26499

Re: 2016 North American Tour with Grave Digger

Now I get it. They showed up late on stage because they did backstage interview with WSOU suckers. Bastards!
by blindgfan
21 Sep 2016 21:59
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2016 North American Tour with Grave Digger
Replies: 80
Views: 26499

Re: 2016 North American Tour with Grave Digger

I don't know why they hate NYC so much. On every tour they either play wrong songs or don't play enough. 2010 was probably the only exception.
by blindgfan
16 Sep 2016 20:39
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2016 North American Tour with Grave Digger
Replies: 80
Views: 26499

Re: 2016 North American Tour with Grave Digger

Has been a while since they did that one. I guess Silence was to be played but technical difficulties made them cross it off. That's odd, wonder why they didn't just do Valhalla instead? Seems a bit unfair, sure it was a great time anyway! I am upset. Last 2 songs from IFTOS + Secret were the only ...
by blindgfan
16 Sep 2016 06:57
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2016 North American Tour with Grave Digger
Replies: 80
Views: 26499

Re: 2016 North American Tour with Grave Digger

They cut off 2 songs here :( As if starting the show late and playing WTD for zillionth time wasn't bad enough....
by blindgfan
14 Sep 2016 21:11
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2016 North American Tour with Grave Digger
Replies: 80
Views: 26499

Re: 2016 North American Tour with Grave Digger

Sadly, Grave Digger plays the same list as last year. I have no idea what made them tour together again.
by blindgfan
14 Sep 2016 16:15
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2016 North American Tour with Grave Digger
Replies: 80
Views: 26499

Re: 2016 North American Tour with Grave Digger

Last night's setlist was the worst so far... Tanelorn again? Into the storm? Time What Is Time instead of Journey again? I keep fingers crossed it won't be like that in NYC.
by blindgfan
13 Sep 2016 13:15
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2016 North American Tour with Grave Digger
Replies: 80
Views: 26499

Re: 2016 North American Tour with Grave Digger

That's pretty disappointing. My only hope is they will play Journey through the dark or Traveller in Time instead of Holy Grail. It's pretty normal that they play more new songs from the new album being this the "beyond the red mirror world tour".....they have to balance the set.... "the holy grail...
by blindgfan
10 Sep 2016 15:16
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2016 North American Tour with Grave Digger
Replies: 80
Views: 26499

Re: 2016 North American Tour with Grave Digger

That's pretty disappointing. My only hope is they will play Journey through the dark or Traveller in Time instead of Holy Grail.
by blindgfan
10 Jul 2016 13:00
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Imaginations for North America
Replies: 4
Views: 3800

Re: Imaginations for North America

They better play long overdue Journey Through the Dark and/or Traveller in Time! Replacing Mirror Mirror with Curse of Feanor would also be a treat.
by blindgfan
19 Mar 2015 17:26
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 437706

Re: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"

Light of Eärendil wrote:Here is side B of the 10" vinyl... Miracle Machine (Alternate Mix)

https://www.dropbox.com/s/9cemj6zdnzbok ... 9.wav?dl=0
I didn't find any difference.
by blindgfan
18 Mar 2015 21:17
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 437706

Re: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"

For those who would like to listen to Grand Parade (Alternate Version) that comes on the 10" vinyl I've made a WAV transfer... you can download it here: https://www.dropbox.com/s/h612ie2r34f3avw/Grand%20Parade%20%28Alternate%20Version%29.wav?dl=0 Thanks. Much better quality. Where can I find the ly...
by blindgfan
04 Mar 2015 17:52
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: BTRM needs to be better represented on the upcoming tour
Replies: 20
Views: 8753

Re: BTRM needs to be better represented on the upcoming tour

I absolutely agree. It's time to drop all of those IFTOS songs from the setlist, and focus more on the new albums. Wait, wait, I hope you're joking here; I love the new album and to me every single song from it could be played and would be great, I'd like too to have more than 3-4 songs played, but...
by blindgfan
04 Mar 2015 00:23
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Rating all that is beyond the red mirror
Replies: 177
Views: 61257

Re: Rating all that is beyond the red mirror

Ninth wave: 6/10 Twilight of the gods: 7/10 Prophecies: 8/10 At The Edge of Time: 6/10 Ashes of eternity: 6.5/10 Distant Memories: 8/10 Holy Grail: 7/10 The Throne: 9/10 Sacred Mind: 6/10 Miracle Machine: 5/10 Grand Parade: 8.5/10 Doom: 10/10 To me, Doom is the first true "old school" song since Im...
by blindgfan
03 Mar 2015 19:34
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: A mistake in "At the edge of time"?
Replies: 43
Views: 13660

Re: A mistake in "At the edge of time"?

Truly a shame this album! Little mistakes and faults have been a trademark for BG albums in the past! But face it: No beeps ("Under the ice") No pronunciation mistakes ("Legacy" in "War of thrones", "Iron" in "Battlefield") No high frequency sounds ("Curse my name") No brass farts ("Wheel of time")...
by blindgfan
03 Mar 2015 19:23
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: BTRM song poll (make 3 choices)
Replies: 76
Views: 23803

Re: BTRM song poll (make 3 choices)

priderock wrote:
blindgfan wrote:"At The Edge Of Time", stop being #1 please! Come on now!
Also, I'd like to change my vote from "Sacred Mind" to "The Throne".
Why? The song just arrived at home :wink:
There is a bit too much Dream Theater in it. Also, it has the most of skipping errors.
by blindgfan
03 Mar 2015 18:39
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: BTRM song poll (make 3 choices)
Replies: 76
Views: 23803

Re: BTRM song poll (make 3 choices)

"At The Edge Of Time", stop being #1 please! Come on now!
Also, I'd like to change my vote from "Sacred Mind" to "The Throne".
by blindgfan
03 Mar 2015 17:43
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Rating all that is beyond the red mirror
Replies: 177
Views: 61257

Re: Rating all that is beyond the red mirror

Ninth wave: 6/10 Twilight of the gods: 7/10 Prophecies: 8/10 At The Edge of Time: 6/10 Ashes of eternity: 6.5/10 Distant Memories: 8/10 Holy Grail: 7/10 The Throne: 9/10 Sacred Mind: 6/10 Miracle Machine: 5/10 Grand Parade: 8.5/10 Doom: 10/10 To me, Doom is the first true "old school" song since Im...
by blindgfan
02 Mar 2015 20:44
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: BTRM song poll (make 3 choices)
Replies: 76
Views: 23803

Re: BTRM song poll (make 3 choices)

I can't believe Prophecies is so low now.
by blindgfan
24 Feb 2015 04:55
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: A mistake in "At the edge of time"?
Replies: 43
Views: 13660

Re: A mistake in "At the edge of time"?

Maybe it's the lyrics in the booklet being wrong, it happens more often than we remember :wink: No, the lyrics actually match. But it looks like the layering trick gone wrong. Maybe next time they will take example from Ensiferum and record everything live. ) Ensiferum does that? And when did they ...
by blindgfan
13 Feb 2015 17:45
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 437706

Re: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"

International charts positions Germany: 04 Austria: 08 Swiss: 10 Czech Repubblic: 12 Finland: 14 Spain: 31 Sweden: 34 Italy: 36 Japan: 45 (10 international charts) Canada: 49 (4 Top Hard charts) UK: 54 (05 Rock charts, 11 Indie charts) France: 57 USA: 132 (03 Heatseekers charts, 06 Top Hard charts)...
by blindgfan
13 Feb 2015 04:42
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Rating all that is beyond the red mirror
Replies: 177
Views: 61257

Re: Rating all that is beyond the red mirror

I just don't get it... How it's possible someone not to rate ATEOT(the song) 10/10.... Yeah, it's not a song, people must realize that, it's a masterpiece in the full meaning of this word... Just give this piece a chance, guys.., please stop expecting something similar to what we knew and like...Se...
by blindgfan
12 Feb 2015 05:02
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: This BtRM part sounds like that other song...
Replies: 15
Views: 6512

Re: This BtRM part sounds like that other song...

Doom has a distinct Demons and Wizards feel to me, possibly because Marcus' songwriting is certainly closer to Schaffer's than Andre's is. Specifically, the transition to the electric part reminds me of My Last Sunrise, and Hansi also uses the line, "Look into my eyes and see", just as he did in Wi...
by blindgfan
11 Feb 2015 23:43
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Rating all that is beyond the red mirror
Replies: 177
Views: 61257

Re: Rating all that is beyond the red mirror

I disagree, it is in my bottom three, and deservedly a bonustrack unlike Distant Memories, which is one of the best they've ever done, this song should never have been a bonus track DM is the "Mordred's Song" of this album. Doom is the mighty "Requiem"! Yeah, considering that I thing Script For My ...
by blindgfan
11 Feb 2015 22:53
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Beyond The Red Mirror - The Story
Replies: 76
Views: 46502

Re: Beyond The Red Mirror - The Story

So basically I think the Crow intends for the 9 to all die. I think they all know it, but only the Hare, and Mordred know he had the Bear killed. "therefore we engage in this game of self deception with devotion, to be inspirited of its gloomy pureness that is like divine light" -Words of the Crow ...
by blindgfan
11 Feb 2015 18:44
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: A mistake in "At the edge of time"?
Replies: 43
Views: 13660

Re: A mistake in "At the edge of time"?

blindgfan wrote:Among errors on other songs: "Promised Land" sounded like "Promised End", and "Don't be upset" like "Don't be obsessed". Makes sense though...

It is in fact "promised end". So, never mind about that part.
by blindgfan
11 Feb 2015 18:12
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Rating all that is beyond the red mirror
Replies: 177
Views: 61257

Re: Rating all that is beyond the red mirror

Gandalf de Grijze wrote: I disagree, it is in my bottom three, and deservedly a bonustrack unlike Distant Memories, which is one of the best they've ever done, this song should never have been a bonus track
DM is the "Mordred's Song" of this album. Doom is the mighty "Requiem"!
by blindgfan
11 Feb 2015 07:17
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Rating all that is beyond the red mirror
Replies: 177
Views: 61257

Re: Rating all that is beyond the red mirror

My Earbook arrived today! :) On with 'Doom'... I'm still getting myself fully acquainted with 'Doom'. I take the point that it sounds subtely different to the other songs on the album, but I quite like it. I think I need a few more listens and then I can chime in with a score /10...! It's one of th...
by blindgfan
10 Feb 2015 19:19
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 437706

Re: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"

For the moment The interesting stuff - orchestra project: release 2016 or 2017, D&W (maybe) after that - BGOA 2 then with orchestra, maybe on some other festivals, too but nothing exactly. - Hansi will never play bass on a live show again (besides on a jam session, because he lacks of skills which ...
by blindgfan
10 Feb 2015 17:52
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: A mistake in "At the edge of time"?
Replies: 43
Views: 13660

Re: A mistake in "At the edge of time"?

Among errors on other songs: "Promised Land" sounded like "Promised End", and "Don't be upset" like "Don't be obsessed". Makes sense though...
by blindgfan
10 Feb 2015 02:28
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 'BEYOND THE RED MIRROR'- Your Reviews
Replies: 197
Views: 81820

Re: 'BEYOND THE RED MIRROR'- Your Reviews

A bit sad but the album sounds quite muddy. Like there is so little instrument separation and the soundstage is so condensed. Didn't like it very much the first listen, only really instantly great thing was the Nine Waves intro which is awesome no matter what. Nearly every song on the album is very...
by blindgfan
09 Feb 2015 17:09
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 'BEYOND THE RED MIRROR'- Your Reviews
Replies: 197
Views: 81820

Re: 'BEYOND THE RED MIRROR'- Your Reviews

A bit sad but the album sounds quite muddy. Like there is so little instrument separation and the soundstage is so condensed. Didn't like it very much the first listen, only really instantly great thing was the Nine Waves intro which is awesome no matter what. Nearly every song on the album is very...
by blindgfan
08 Feb 2015 18:16
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Rating all that is beyond the red mirror
Replies: 177
Views: 61257

Re: Rating all that is beyond the red mirror

Led Guardian wrote:I'm also curious why so many people dislike Ashes of Eternity so much. It's not the best on the album, but it seems a solid and pretty catchy song to me. Reasons?
The chorus actually reminds me of Battlefield. Awesome track. No complaints.
by blindgfan
08 Feb 2015 16:30
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: This BtRM part sounds like that other song...
Replies: 15
Views: 6512

Re: This BtRM part sounds like that other song...

Some parts of Ninth Wave are similar to the intro of IFTOS.
by blindgfan
07 Feb 2015 17:02
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Possible setlist for BTRM 2015 tour?
Replies: 23
Views: 9632

Re: Possible setlist for BTRM 2015 tour?

Orodaran wrote:Btw, I forgot about Valhalla :P
I wish they would drop everything from their "Di'Anno era" instead of adding more to it.
by blindgfan
07 Feb 2015 15:41
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: A mistake in "At the edge of time"?
Replies: 43
Views: 13660

Re: A mistake in "At the edge of time"?

OmegaSlayer wrote:Maybe it's the lyrics in the booklet being wrong, it happens more often than we remember :wink:
No, the lyrics actually match. But it looks like the layering trick gone wrong. Maybe next time they will take example from Ensiferum and record everything live. )
by blindgfan
07 Feb 2015 15:38
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Possible setlist for BTRM 2015 tour?
Replies: 23
Views: 9632

Re: Possible setlist for BTRM 2015 tour?

Orodaran wrote:They'll play 2 new songs each night, 3 at all, and then it will be Guardian of the Blind, Welcome to Dying, 3-4 Imaginations songs, the usual 3 Nightfall songs, Sacred Worlds, nothing from ANATO, and Bard's Song :P
Lame! That will steal the poorest setlist award from Maiden's last tour.
by blindgfan
07 Feb 2015 12:10
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 437706

Re: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"

What happened at 5:18 of At The Edge of Time? It's a terrible recording error! Don't panic, man! :mrgreen: You really sure about it, calling it a mistake ? :wink: it's absolutely Ok for me! I am not the only one reporting this, so I am definitely sure. Do you hear a line that says "And I shattered ...
by blindgfan
07 Feb 2015 06:46
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 437706

Re: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"

What happened at 5:18 of At The Edge of Time? It's a terrible recording error!
by blindgfan
07 Feb 2015 06:17
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: A mistake in "At the edge of time"?
Replies: 43
Views: 13660

Re: A mistake in "At the edge of time"?

Is there a horrible mistake in "At the Edge of time" the song. 5:18 when he says "See, It's the whole world that I once condemned " It sounds like a mashup of previous vocal takes maybe? Something sounds totally wierd here. Is it just me?? Yep, I noticed that too. It messes up the line after it. I ...
by blindgfan
06 Feb 2015 22:22
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Beyond The Red Mirror - The Story
Replies: 76
Views: 46502

Re: Beyond The Red Mirror - The Story

Another listen done, and I have some new thoughts. As others have surmised, the animals are indeed the Nine. That flew over my head, initially. Their true forms remain a mystery, but the communicate beyond their prison in the form of animals. Considering Mordred wanted to "delete the crow", I would...
by blindgfan
06 Feb 2015 17:59
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Rating all that is beyond the red mirror
Replies: 177
Views: 61257

Re: Rating all that is beyond the red mirror

The Ninth Wave 7/10 Twilight Of The Gods 5/10 Prophecies 9/10 At The Edge Of Time 8/10 Ashes Of Eternity 9/10 Distant Memories 8/10 The Holy Grail 6/10 The Throne 6/10 Sacred Mind 8/10 Miracle Machine 9/10 Grand Parade 8/10 Overall 7.5/10 I must be the only one prefering Ashes Of Eternity to Holy G...
by blindgfan
06 Feb 2015 15:38
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 'BEYOND THE RED MIRROR'- Your Reviews
Replies: 197
Views: 81820

Re: 'BEYOND THE RED MIRROR'- Your Reviews

Has anyone asked what the orchestral project will be like? Will it have guitars, vocals, etc? Also, will it be all brand new songs?
by blindgfan
05 Feb 2015 17:48
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Rating all that is beyond the red mirror
Replies: 177
Views: 61257

Re: Rating all that is beyond the red mirror

Seriously? Why that low? I also didn't liked the song a lot at first(except the beginning, of course), but then it really grew in me... I feel like I'm on theatre every time I listen it! It's really interesting music piece :D Because of those annoying parts in the middle. Also, because it has a pre...
by blindgfan
05 Feb 2015 15:50
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Rating all that is beyond the red mirror
Replies: 177
Views: 61257

Re: Rating all that is beyond the red mirror

If Ninth Wave they didn't have that irritating slow, almost spoken part in the middle of each verse, it would have been a good 8:18 long song. And I would have given it 8.1 how much are you giving it now? can't seem to find your votes (or maybe i'm turning too much into a guardian, and getting blin...
by blindgfan
05 Feb 2015 12:15
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Rating all that is beyond the red mirror
Replies: 177
Views: 61257

Re: Rating all that is beyond the red mirror

If Ninth Wave they didn't have that irritating slow, almost spoken part in the middle of each verse, it would have been a good 8:18 long song. And I would have given it 8.1
by blindgfan
04 Feb 2015 05:31
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Rating all that is beyond the red mirror
Replies: 177
Views: 61257

Re: Rating all that is beyond the red mirror

The Ninth Wave : 10/10 Twilight of the Gods : 5/10 Prophecies : 10/10 At the Edge of Time : 6/10 Ashes of Eternity : 6/10 Distant Memories : 5/10 The Holy Grail : 9/10 The Throne : 6/10 Sacred Mind : 10/10 Miracle Machine : 7/10 Grand Parade : 6/10 Doom : 7/10 What? Ninth Wave is better than Grand ...
by blindgfan
04 Feb 2015 01:28
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Beyond The Red Mirror Split In Two CD's ?!
Replies: 27
Views: 14366

Re: Beyond The Red Mirror Split In Two CD's ?!

I really think the larger size of the pages and artwork in the booklet are definately worth the extra money. I'm not too fond of making an extra cd with just the orchestral or instrumental versions... those are bonusses that I'd probablyy play once, maybe twice, and never go back to again, ever... ...
by blindgfan
03 Feb 2015 22:58
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Possible setlist for BTRM 2015 tour?
Replies: 23
Views: 9632

Re: Possible setlist for BTRM 2015 tour?

Don't count on any exotic Opera tracks, first thing I can say In terms of obscure/revival tracks, I'd say we're looking at Hall of the King, Guardian of the Blind, Goodbye My Friend, When Sorrow Sang, maybe Theatre of Pain. Again I would say don't expect anything groundbreaking As of yet unplayed o...
by blindgfan
03 Feb 2015 20:11
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 'BEYOND THE RED MIRROR'- Your Reviews
Replies: 197
Views: 81820

Re: 'BEYOND THE RED MIRROR'- Your Reviews

Like many others, I was a bit disappointed when the official lyrics video of Twilight of the Gods appeared on the net; I felt like someone who wrote "hope it is the worst song of the album". And when I finally got the album, I was just blown away! It is a really great album, it is music that takes ...
by blindgfan
03 Feb 2015 12:58
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Possible setlist for BTRM 2015 tour?
Replies: 23
Views: 9632

Re: Possible setlist for BTRM 2015 tour?

Hansi stated while ago, that they may play many ''long time forgotten songs'' like Guardian of the Blind etc. What you think if you could choose between 18 to 20 songs / from opener to the closer/encore songs, picked from all of the albums, what may be played on Guardian's upcoming tour? :D :lol: M...