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by priderock
19 Oct 2018 14:50
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT
Replies: 115
Views: 24427

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

Guys, just added in my first post some pictures of the Dvorak Hall in Prague where the orchestral pieces were recorded :) The hall is really outstanding :twisted: Wow thank you for this! I'm going to be in Prague in December very close to this hall! I'm definitely going to make a visit to it. Lucky...
by priderock
17 Oct 2018 21:35
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT
Replies: 115
Views: 24427

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

You guys are beautiful... :oops: :) Long live for our bard family! :P 8)
by priderock
17 Oct 2018 08:35
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT
Replies: 115
Views: 24427

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:
by priderock
16 Oct 2018 15:59
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 69
Views: 9689

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

I don't know if it's been answered or brainstormed already, but I was curious about new NiME timeline with Doom and Tides counted in. Correct me if I'm mistaken, but I believe that ''new way'' of listening to NiME should be with Tides between Minstrel and Curse and Doom between Final Chapter and Ha...
by priderock
16 Oct 2018 10:16
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT
Replies: 115
Views: 24427

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

Guys, just added in my first post some pictures of the Dvorak Hall in Prague where the orchestral pieces were recorded :)
The hall is really outstanding :twisted:
by priderock
15 Oct 2018 14:31
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT
Replies: 115
Views: 24427

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

I don't know.., it will already be 4 and a half years actually. And I doubt that it will be delayed again.., there's no reason for that and they're almost nowhere in terms of LP12...
The question is just "when" - autumn 2019 ? or early 2020 ? :roll: :wink:
by priderock
15 Oct 2018 08:04
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT
Replies: 115
Views: 24427

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

https://imageshack.com/a/img921/9071/1bwtFF.png 9 months from now? I don't know - what do you, guys, think? To me, this sounds more like the beginning of 2020, since Hansi always postpones the records with at least 6 months. But as I said so many times - 2020 sounds even better to me as a number :)...
by priderock
14 Oct 2018 07:27
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: "The Tides of War", an unreleased NIME song, coming September 26th
Replies: 19
Views: 2694

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

And may I just take a moment at this point to mention how amazing the part from They were vollowing in vain up to the insane Feänor is? I can totally agree - such a great flow and epic building up to the great chorus :!: Every time the part "Boats at distant shore they burn..." starts, I feel like ...
by priderock
14 Oct 2018 07:23
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 69
Views: 9689

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

Traveller in Time wrote:
13 Oct 2018 22:18
yeah it sounds now familiar to me...there was something, and i had the feeling that i heard about the song name before. Thanks!
You're welcome! ;)
by priderock
13 Oct 2018 15:24
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 69
Views: 9689

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

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? Just remembered that the band had an unreleased MSG cover during the IFTOS period. hope my mind is not playing me tricks :D
by priderock
13 Oct 2018 08:51
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 69
Views: 9689

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

It seems that System's Failing will be just a cover of MSG - System's failing song
by priderock
13 Oct 2018 08:30
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: The Blind Guardian Myths and Twists
Replies: 8
Views: 438

Re: The Blind Guardian Myths and Twists

"Traveler In Time", I think you forgot one more myth - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT PART 2 :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

P.S. It was really about time to hear Hansi on an Avantasia album :twisted:
by priderock
11 Oct 2018 13:36
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: The Blind Guardian Myths and Twists
Replies: 8
Views: 438

Re: The Blind Guardian Myths and Twists

Never heard about the comics.., but I have to agree it's f****ng awesome :shock:
Shame it's not true...
Anyway, interesting topic..
by priderock
06 Oct 2018 08:09
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT
Replies: 115
Views: 24427

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:
by priderock
05 Oct 2018 12:59
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT
Replies: 115
Views: 24427

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

Traveller in Time wrote:
04 Oct 2018 22:21
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:
:twisted: :twisted: :twisted: :lol:
by priderock
04 Oct 2018 16:30
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT
Replies: 115
Views: 24427

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

"Last Candle" was my first instinct. "Guardian, Guardian, Guardian of the...n-netherworld? :lol: Probably sung by some gigantic choirs :D Even that I'm more stick to that: You're part of the game, you're slave to The Guardian Of The Netherworld..." :lol: P.S. Right now The Last Candle just can't ge...
by priderock
04 Oct 2018 08:46
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT
Replies: 115
Views: 24427

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

Hmmm, never thought about The Last Candle, but I do agree, that it could turn out really great. And I absolutely agree with you that it's most probably nothing from ATEOT or BTRM. I think that the song will have almost nothing to it's original version, and that it will have even a bonus intro or out...
by priderock
02 Oct 2018 08:10
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT
Replies: 115
Views: 24427

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

Well, here are my final thoughts and choices on each of the possible albums. First, I don't think it will be something from the first three records so I'll skip them and start from SFB. Possible choices to me are: SFB - Theatre Of Pain(which I really doubt) and Somewhere Far Beyond(which I also doub...
by priderock
01 Oct 2018 10:16
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT
Replies: 115
Views: 24427

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

Hansi, I know you are busy and you have no time to write here, but can I ask you just one more question, because it just can't get out of my head. As far as I know, the orchestral project is something like the climax for your career and your musicianship, so each and every song has to be more than s...
by priderock
30 Sep 2018 18:46
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT
Replies: 115
Views: 24427

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

It is no song from "Nightfall ..." :D No "Silence" either :twisted: Whhaaat... :shock: Totally shocked then with absolutely no idea or guess what it is... Maybe Battlefield , Under The Ice :? The name of the song sounds like some really dark melodies - I would be surprised if it is from another alb...
by priderock
30 Sep 2018 13:01
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 69
Views: 9689

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

Yes, I also think it's a new one, eve that I've never heard about an unfinished "Imaginations..." track :? And if it is a new one, why is placed after the cover of "The Wizard"?
by priderock
30 Sep 2018 06:41
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT
Replies: 115
Views: 24427

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

By the way, Thor is also my favourite song from the Nightfall album, especially the remixed version.., and it would be also my choice :) I also think that it's one of the most(if not even the most) emotional songs(not only by B.G.) ever... It took me some time to digest "Thorn" but when I did... bo...
by priderock
29 Sep 2018 21:50
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT
Replies: 115
Views: 24427

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

Yes, this also makes sense.. If the song is not ATTWS than I'm 101 % sure that it's from NIME. And after knowing that it's first name was Misty Mountain, than it makes even more than sense actually...If so, than what are the choices. I bet on: - Blood Tears - Noldor - Time Stands Still - Thorn What...
by priderock
28 Sep 2018 19:43
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT
Replies: 115
Views: 24427

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

Yes, this also makes sense.. If the song is not ATTWS than I'm 101 % sure that it's from NIME. And after knowing that it's first name was Misty Mountain, than it makes even more than sense actually...If so, than what are the choices. I bet on: - Blood Tears - Noldor - Time Stands Still - Thorn What ...
by priderock
28 Sep 2018 18:41
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT
Replies: 115
Views: 24427

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

I hate digital fingerprints :) No, "Misty Mountain" was not more than a working title. Actually this song would be "Guardian of the Netherworld" if I stick to that. And some of your guesses are correct. I do not know how much more I want to reveal :P So I better go back to work. So, back in 2013 yo...
by priderock
26 Sep 2018 20:09
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT
Replies: 115
Views: 24427

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

WOW.. Listening to Wagner and reading your post with a cup of tea - some great feelings!!! Thank you, Hansi, we really need some news from time to time... I'm really hyped about the "Guardian Of Netherworld" - I'm really curious which one is that song(maybe something from Nightfall In Middle Earth o...
by priderock
25 Sep 2018 18:54
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT
Replies: 115
Views: 24427

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

Guys, do not turn to stone. It is the real me. As for the orchestral project, nothing is carved in stone. But 2019 is very possible. :D Aaaaaa, Hansi, you just wrote here... Can't believe that... I love you, man, really can't describe how much you and BG's music means to me... Can't wait for the or...
by priderock
25 Sep 2018 08:08
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 69
Views: 9689

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

Weird thing - in the new remastered version of Imaginations From The Other Side, The Script For My Requiem is 6.54 long. What did they do to it that it got 45 seconds extra? I remember that the demo version of the song is over 7 minutes, and I wonder if it's got anything to do with that. WOW! You'v...
by priderock
21 Sep 2018 18:37
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: "The Tides of War", an unreleased NIME song, coming September 26th
Replies: 19
Views: 2694

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

Thanks, man!!! God bless you!!
WOW, if I have to be honest this is such a fine and epic song... Can't believe they thought of it as a bonus track... can't stop listening to it. The pre-chorus and chorus are so emotional... :D :D :D :D :D :D :D
by priderock
21 Sep 2018 15:10
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 69
Views: 9689

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

As far as i understood these were the Remixes/Remasters of the Boxset A Travelers's Guide through Space and Time Boxset. But you are right Memories of a Time to come was released 2012, so big question is if the re-recorded or remixed songs are used for the re-release, on the other side it would be ...
by priderock
21 Sep 2018 13:20
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 69
Views: 9689

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

Ok, on IFTOS and ANATO descriptions it writes remixed and remastered 2011/2012?
What does this means since all the remixes were done in 2012? I trully hope there's nothing from Memories Of A time To Come on those vinyls...
by priderock
21 Sep 2018 10:22
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 69
Views: 9689

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

On RockHard magazine Hansi wrote that Tides Of War will take it's place between Nightfall and Curse Of Feanor but on the vinyl it's just the last track :? I'm also amazed that Doom has kept it's name though it will be with different lyrics. Seems we'll have to wait since we can hear those two :roll:...
by priderock
19 Sep 2018 15:58
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT
Replies: 115
Views: 24427

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

I just added on my first post all the new things that we know from the last few interviews
by priderock
19 Sep 2018 12:48
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 69
Views: 9689

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

Dragonfly wrote:
18 Sep 2018 23:31
Well then, that seems to be a fairly intriguing new look at Nightfall In Middle-Earth with two extra songs.
Absolutely :!:
by priderock
19 Sep 2018 08:33
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian LP 12(?) Speculation
Replies: 23
Views: 6408

Re: Blind Guardian LP 12(?) Speculation

If that's true and we get it in 2019, then we can really hope for a regular album in 2021 :)
by priderock
17 Sep 2018 14:49
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian LP 12(?) Speculation
Replies: 23
Views: 6408

Re: Blind Guardian LP 12(?) Speculation

No, I think early 2019 is by far in the past as a release date... I'm still hoping for late 2019 single, and early 2020 for the album(which seems really possible). I think that Hansi might be ready at this point with all the vocals, but even if they're fully ready regarding to the recordings, I'm pr...
by priderock
17 Sep 2018 14:43
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 69
Views: 9689

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

Yes, Tides Of War will take it's place between Nightfall and Curse Of Feanor, as for Doom(with different vocals and lyrics), Hansi said it, so I guess it has to be true. I'm just curious when we will get some info from Nuclear Blast about the next 4 :)
by priderock
17 Sep 2018 12:59
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 69
Views: 9689

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

Yeah, I'm interested in the black vinyl versions and as far as I can see they're not limited :) Can't wait for all of these.., especially about the NIME with the 2 additional songs and ANATO :D
by priderock
17 Sep 2018 10:24
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian LP 12(?) Speculation
Replies: 23
Views: 6408

Re: Blind Guardian LP 12(?) Speculation

It's almost 4 full years and we didn't even have a single official info about the progress of the songs here. This is probably the driest period without info about the regular album but it's understandable since they're finally finishng the orchestral project right now. Anyway, a single info at leas...
by priderock
15 Sep 2018 22:46
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: "The Tides of War", an unreleased NIME song, coming September 26th
Replies: 19
Views: 2694

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

Thanks, mate, but I think I'll buy it together with the new NIME vinyl release :)
by priderock
15 Sep 2018 22:11
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 69
Views: 9689

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

Yes, can't wait to buy all of them for Christmas. Hope they won't be sold out.
by priderock
13 Sep 2018 07:34
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: "The Tides of War", an unreleased NIME song, coming September 26th
Replies: 19
Views: 2694

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

Well, I guess that the non germans like me can only get that song after the vinyl release of NIME at the end of this year/begining of the next one :( And one more thing I want to ask - how does this song will blend it's sound with the original NIME version, since it will most probably have the ATGTS...
by priderock
06 Jul 2018 08:54
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 69
Views: 9689

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

Ok, so, in the past couple of days I tried once again the Travellers Guide, cause I haven't listened to it since it almost came out. After listening to SFB, IFTOS, NIME and ANATO albums a couple of times, I have to say that I wasn't really right about it. This time I tried it on my new sound system ...
by priderock
28 Jun 2018 08:29
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 69
Views: 9689

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

You're welcome. Well, I think that the 2 new songs will be also on the CD version or at least that's what I hope so. Actually, it's great that they release those remixes on vinyl. Honestly, I don't know if I like them more or less than the original ones :? At some points they're more cinematic but o...
by priderock
27 Jun 2018 13:55
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 69
Views: 9689

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

https://powerfulpodcast.simplecast.fm/

He said it here a few days ago, but I can't remember the exact minute :)
by priderock
26 Jun 2018 15:39
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 69
Views: 9689

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

Ok, I think I got it - The 2 CD box will have both versions, but I still can't find if the vinyls will contain the original versions or the ones from ATGTSAT? Hope it will contain the original ones. As an almost new fan, I really want to get the original ones also on vinyl but it seems that my only...
by priderock
26 Jun 2018 10:36
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 69
Views: 9689

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

And one more question - what does remixed 2012/remastered 2018 means?
That we'll get the two versions of each album - the remixed 2012 versions and the original ones? And that's why there are 2 discs? Or that we'll get the ATGTSAT versions but with 2018 remaster?
by priderock
26 Jun 2018 07:35
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 11th studio album - THE ORCHESTRAL PROJECT
Replies: 115
Views: 24427

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

Well, at least we finally know that this will be their next album. But honestly I don't expect it earlier than the beginning of 2020. His vocals are almost done, but he said that there is still some work and development. To me this sounds like another 6 months + like 1 year for mixing and final touc...
by priderock
25 Jun 2018 12:29
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 69
Views: 9689

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

So, first of all, I'm really happy about that! The only think I don't like is that there'e still no ATITM and ATEOT here. Some additional news: the vinyl version of Nightfall in Middle Earth will contain the 2 unfinished tracks :D As we all know, one of them was Doom but it will be changed lyrical w...