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by Max
21 Aug 2018 14:39
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Interview 2018
Replies: 0
Views: 1215

Interview 2018

Interview from 6-15-2018: https://www.reddit.com/r/blindguardian/comments/8rzk6r/the_metal_command_interview_with_hansi_kursch_of/ - Orchestral project 9 of 11 vocal lines are recorded. -> Maybe 2019 - Demons and Wizards Festivals 2019/2020 - Orchestral Album: Setting: Mystery/Fantasy at 17th centur...
by Max
08 Aug 2018 16:37
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Third Demons & Wizards album is Schaffer's next target
Replies: 3
Views: 5758

Re: Third Demons & Wizards album is Schaffer's next target

Jon Schaffer announced Demons & Wizards play at Wacken 2019 as only german festival.

What a nice suprise ;-)
by Max
23 Jul 2018 10:34
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 69
Views: 9412

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

sorry...
All double CDs and probably all "retro"-Shirts and maybe the zipper.
by Max
20 Jul 2018 09:35
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 69
Views: 9412

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

That's what I was waiting/hoping for !
Classic Album Cover Shirts/Hoodie.

(damn... again froot of the loom...)

Anyway, I'll buy all :D
by Max
12 Jul 2018 14:45
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 69
Views: 9412

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

Merch is back again: Release ist stated: 10.08.2018 Tales: https://www.emp.de/p/tales-from-the-twilight-world/384405.html BOF: https://www.emp.de/p/battalions-of-fear/384403.html FTB: https://www.emp.de/p/follow-the-blind/384404.html SFB: https://www.emp.de/p/somewhere-far-beyond/384406.html Too bad...
by Max
27 Jun 2018 22:43
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 69
Views: 9412

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

Official announced
https://m.facebook.com/blindguardian/ph ... 13/?type=3

First 4 September
Next 6 in 2019
by Max
07 Jun 2018 09:57
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 69
Views: 9412

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

Seems like EMP is updating the catalogue at the end of the month and they appear and in the beginning of the next month they are made hidden again... Again the first 4 Albums as remixed double cd - the descrption did not change. The date was last at 14th of September, which is friday. -> usual day o...
by Max
23 May 2018 11:47
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Excerpt on BGs lyrics (german only)
Replies: 0
Views: 2425

Excerpt on BGs lyrics (german only)

Hey there, I've found an link on BGs wikipedia-page where some interesting facts of BGs history are told. It's covers 1982 until BTRM and talks about album covers and conzepts, literary references and musical style... very interesting. PDF-pages 99-128: http://duepublico.uni-duisburg-essen.de/servle...
by Max
04 May 2018 08:29
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 69
Views: 9412

Re: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

Hmm.. I've seen that they were removed from database. I did not see the postponing... But this indicates that the date is not fixed. This correlates with the fact that nowhere else are hints towards those re-releases... I will track the NB pre-order and EMP database to see if they reappear. This cou...
by Max
27 Apr 2018 09:40
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP
Replies: 69
Views: 9412

2018 Remixed, Double CDs / LP

Hey There, I've just seen the following CDs/LPs listed on EMP as Digi-Pack / Gatefold, remixed, Double CD! https://www.emp.de/p/tales-from-the-twilight-world/381942.html#start=5 (German EMP Website) BOF FTB TFTTW SFB Release Date: 27.07.2018 I am really exited since these are Double CDs... Does that...
by Max
12 Mar 2018 15:24
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: New 2017 Remasters - What's Your Opinion?
Replies: 7
Views: 5359

Re: New 2017 Remasters - What's Your Opinion?

To be honest, listening to ANATO 2017 feels not much different (from memory, no direct listening against origial). Finally their are id3 tags on the CD so you can finally see Tracknames on audio player/car hi-fi... When I got some more time, I will take the challenge and listen the original vs. the ...
by Max
22 Feb 2018 08:07
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: New 2017 Remasters - What's Your Opinion?
Replies: 7
Views: 5359

Re: New 2017 Remasters - What's Your Opinion?

I've got my copy of ANATO yesterday. I will move it to my phone and listen carefully ;-)

To be honest, I am waiting for the price to drop since i've already got 2 copies of BOF and FTB...
by Max
12 Feb 2018 09:55
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian LP 12(?) Speculation
Replies: 23
Views: 6308

Re: Blind Guardian LP 12(?) Speculation

I'm pretty sure that I've read this somewhere... Anyway this is very mysterious... I can sense a strong change in comparison to what we did on the last album. There's one song called 'Architect Of Doom', which is a real heavy song. Very powerful. Very thrashy at points. Real heavy and powerful and t...
by Max
21 Dec 2017 09:15
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Last t-shirt or patch you bought
Replies: 3
Views: 2654

Re: Last t-shirt or patch you bought

2x
Pumpkins United Tour Shirt

1x
IFTOS shirt
by Max
05 Dec 2017 09:52
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Pumpkins United Tour 2017/2018
Replies: 6
Views: 6669

Re: Pumpkins United Tour 2017/2018

Yeah,

real cool gig!
Half of Keeper and Walls of Jericho was played.
If you have the chance, you should'nt miss it.

Most awesome though was a guy in front of me wearing a "Somewhere far Beyond" 92' Tour shirt signed by Hansi and Andre!!!
That made my day :D
by Max
13 Nov 2017 11:13
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Palatir - Lost Between Dimensions
Replies: 1
Views: 3312

Palatir - Lost Between Dimensions

Hey guys,

I've just discovered this band with their debut on youtube.

The guitar play reminds me of Andre's style.
Epic voice on vocals.

Have fun discovering!

https://www.metal-archives.com/albums/P ... ons/668351
by Max
06 Oct 2017 09:35
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Virgin-era albums now being re-released on Nuclear Blast
Replies: 23
Views: 10560

Re: Virgin-era albums now being re-released on Nuclear Blast

I've just asked NB about this today.

They say, remaster of the originals !!!

Damn... I'll have to buy them too :D
by Max
11 Sep 2017 08:39
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Virgin-era albums now being re-released on Nuclear Blast
Replies: 23
Views: 10560

Re: Virgin-era albums now being re-released on Nuclear Blast

Hey all, I did contact NBC Germany on this. The situation is the following: Battalions Of Fear – remastered 2017 Follow The Blind – remastered 2017 Tales From The Twilight World – remastered 2007 Somewhere Far Beyond – remastered 2007 Tokyo Tales – remastered 2007 Imaginations From The Other Side – ...
by Max
07 Sep 2017 15:45
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: EVERTALE - "Of Dragons and Elves" Releasedate 21.12.2013
Replies: 12
Views: 13942

Re: EVERTALE - "Of Dragons and Elves" Releasedate 21.12.2013

New Album Great Brotherwar comes on 27.10.2017.
Cover Art by Andreas Marshall!!!

I will pre-order it right away :mrgreen:
by Max
01 Sep 2017 16:21
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Which bass guitars did Hansi use to play?
Replies: 3
Views: 4626

Re: Which bass guitars did Hansi use to play?

Hey,

I've just found that gem "Bright Eyes" single Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d3nf5XGfJEM
Hansi is playing bass here - looks like ESP Horizon Bass II :
http://www.espguitars.co.jp/original/ho ... x_end.html

Marcus and Andre are playing Jackson there.
by Max
25 Aug 2017 23:08
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Your Top 5 Favorite Blind Guardian Albums
Replies: 49
Views: 31720

Re: Your Top 5 Favorite Blind Guardian Albums

Atm..

1. FTB
2. TFTTW
3. NiME/SFB
5. IFTOS

Always tough choice but to be honest. Atm I am loving the old and heavy mixes. BOF would be 6, very close to 5.
by Max
26 Jul 2017 16:32
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Interview 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 4267

Interview 2017

Here is an Inteview from german guitar magazine: Since I am not sure about copying the text is legal, I will just do a free translation here: guitar 8/17: Q: Marcus, how did you choose the songs for the new live album? Are all of you listening to 30 versions of 20 songs day for day? A: Kinda. We did...
by Max
19 Jul 2017 15:12
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Live Beyond The Spheres New Live Album
Replies: 34
Views: 16703

Re: Live Beyond The Spheres New Live Album

Sorry for double Post,

Nuclear Blast told me, that they do not know about the locations.
BUT the colleages from the production did forward the request directly to the band.

This means, it's up to the bards to answer (or not) ;-)
by Max
17 Jul 2017 11:23
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Live Beyond The Spheres New Live Album
Replies: 34
Views: 16703

Re: Live Beyond The Spheres New Live Album

This is what we know so far: Track, Title, Time, Country, City, Notice 1, The Ninth Wave , 10:23, Italy, Rome, 2, Banish From Sanctuary , 06:09, Poland, Warsaw, 3, Nightfall , 06:33, Italy, Rome, 4, Prophecies , 05:40, , , english 5, Tanelorn , 06:28, , , english 6, The Last Candle , 08:11, Slovenia...
by Max
26 Jun 2017 17:40
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: NEW DOUBLE LIVE ALBUM IN 2017 AND ORCHESTRA ALBUM IN 2018!!
Replies: 106
Views: 48242

Re: NEW DOUBLE LIVE ALBUM IN 2017 AND ORCHESTRA ALBUM IN 2018!!

Thanks man. That was really informational. And I really love the idea of those songs as bonus for singles. That would be so much better than another Bards song (in the forest).

Great work!
by Max
26 Jun 2017 09:49
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: NEW DOUBLE LIVE ALBUM IN 2017 AND ORCHESTRA ALBUM IN 2018!!
Replies: 106
Views: 48242

Re: NEW DOUBLE LIVE ALBUM IN 2017 AND ORCHESTRA ALBUM IN 2018!!

New short interview: Jimmy Kay from Canada's The Metal Voice spoke Blind Guardian's Front man Hansi Kürsch while he was promoting their new 3cd 4LPS Live Beyond The Spheres album which will be out on July 7 2017 on Nuclear Blast When asked about an update on the progress of Blind Guardians yet to be...
by Max
16 Jun 2017 10:47
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Live Version of "Brian" on YouTube
Replies: 6
Views: 8305

Re: Live Version of "Brian" on YouTube

Here ist the full Promo-Tape-Recording I was looking for tabs/gutiar cover of "beyond the ice", which brought me to that link. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lgL-ErX9KHw 01 - 00:00 - Inquisition 02 - 00:40 - Banish From Sanctuary 03 - 06:55 - Fast To Madness 04 - 15:06 - Valhalla 05 - 20:03 - Damne...
by Max
06 Apr 2017 08:21
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Pumpkins United Tour 2017/2018
Replies: 6
Views: 6669

Re: Pumpkins United Tour 2017/2018

My wishes have come true, I've got Tickets for Berlin on 4th of December 2017 !
by Max
02 Dec 2016 10:00
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Pumpkins United Tour 2017/2018
Replies: 6
Views: 6669

Pumpkins United Tour 2017/2018

Hey guys,

this made my day today:
http://pumpkins-united.helloween.org/en ... nited.html

Helloween will do a world tour 2017/2018 with 1984 line-up and all old songs.

Awesome!
by Max
05 Oct 2016 09:33
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Hansi featuring Kai on XXX - 3 Decades in Metal
Replies: 0
Views: 6213

Hansi featuring Kai on XXX - 3 Decades in Metal

Hey, I've bought the double album by Kai Hansen (& friends). I would like to hear you opinions on the tracks, especially Hansi featuring in "Follow the sun". I love this track. Hansi and Kai are singing really harmonic together. I would like to hear more of that. What do you think? Album: http://www...
by Max
09 Sep 2016 13:54
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Your Top 10 Favorite Blind Guardian Songs
Replies: 62
Views: 46127

Re: Your Top 10 Favorite Blind Guardian Songs

That's hard... Maybe like this...

1. Follow the Blind
2. Lost in the Twilight Hall
3. Blood Tears
4. Born in a Mourning Hall
5. Time what is Time
6. Traveler in Time
7. Journey through the Dark
8. Somewhere far Beyond
9. Precious Jerusalem
10. Prophecies

Hellish decision...
by Max
01 Sep 2016 19:57
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian documentary report (german)
Replies: 11
Views: 7500

Re: Blind Guardian documentary report (german)

Yes, part 1. Part 2 will be broadcasted right afterwards.
by Max
31 Aug 2016 21:48
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Make up a tour/festival with seven bands you'd want to see.
Replies: 29
Views: 19603

Re: Make up a tour/festival with seven bands you'd want to s

Blind Guardian
Gamma Ray
Helloween (Jericho to Keeper 2)
Iced Earth
Pyramaze
Evertale
Manowar

No order here, only the band's named.
by Max
31 Aug 2016 15:15
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian documentary report (german)
Replies: 11
Views: 7500

Blind Guardian documentary report (german)

Hey guys, I've just read, that there will be a german documentary report by Blind Guardian about the Wacken show from the crews point of view: https://www.rockhard.de/news/newsarchiv/newsansicht/44819-blind-guardian-road-to-wacken-doku-laeuft-am-3-september-auf-dmax.html 3rd of September, 10:15 pm o...
by Max
18 Aug 2016 13:32
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: NEW DOUBLE LIVE ALBUM IN 2017 AND ORCHESTRA ALBUM IN 2018!!
Replies: 106
Views: 48242

Re: NEW DOUBLE LIVE ALBUM IN 2018 AND ORCHESTRA ALBUM IN 201

Hey, since there is the video, here is the written one: http://www.blabbermouth.net/news/blind-guardian-to-release-live-album-in-2018-orchestral-album-to-follow-in-2019/ Interesting is: "But composing-wise, we are almost working on the second album already." This sounds like, there are starting with...
by Max
24 Jul 2016 22:02
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Setlist discussion for 2015
Replies: 232
Views: 78410

Re: Setlist discussion for 2015

Did anyone notice that holy grail was played in poland: http://www.setlist.fm/setlist/blind-gua ... fb6f4.html

I will try to find a video on YouTube!

Edit: https://youtu.be/CDZRT_mOk-s
by Max
30 Jun 2016 12:18
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Interviews 2016
Replies: 7
Views: 4310

Re: Interviews 2016

And another one: http://www.metalstorm.net/pub/interview.php?interview_id=733 Audio Interview from 21.05.2016. Haven't listen until now, but here are the Questions: 00:06 | Hello! How are you doing? 00:14 | You had a day off yesterday, what did you get up to? 00:51 | This tour is massive... have you...
by Max
27 May 2016 14:42
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: What BG song are you listening to this moment?
Replies: 3040
Views: 832126

Re: What BG song are you listening to this moment?

Valhalla (live 03) @Radio
by Max
23 May 2016 07:48
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: BG Rock Hard livestream RIGHT NAU!
Replies: 11
Views: 5093

Re: BG Rock Hard livestream RIGHT NAU!

Hey There, the show will be on TV (Germany):

Rockpalast | 6. Juni 2016, 00.45 - 04.15 Uhr | WDR Fernsehen
- Blind Guardian
...

I will try to record it ;-)
by Max
19 May 2016 07:52
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: What BG song are you listening to this moment?
Replies: 3040
Views: 832126

Re: What BG song are you listening to this moment?

Follow The Blind (MoaTtc Remix) @Radio
by Max
10 Mar 2016 22:53
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Forgotten Bard Songs ---- Most underrated/overlooked songs?
Replies: 17
Views: 8112

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

Very interesting post!

I would list the following:

Follow the blind.
So awesome guitar solos. Hansi's demanding to follow them... Actually my favourite song atm.

Theatre of Pain.

Blood Tears/Thorn/When sorrow sang
So much feeling and drama.

The Maiden and minstrel Knight.
by Max
01 Nov 2015 09:09
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Setlist discussion for 2015
Replies: 232
Views: 78410

Re: Setlist discussion for 2015

Wow, Wizards Crown showed up. BOF!!! I am really happy they are playing that many old songs! Hopefully many of them make it on the new live Album. 3 CDs could be already filled, if all recordings are good. Aktually this time they are maybe "allowed" to release the "fails"... Any one got news for the...
by Max
13 Oct 2015 08:33
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Some Rare Blind Guardian Vinyls and Picture Discs for Sale!
Replies: 5
Views: 6635

Re: Some Rare Blind Guardian Vinyls and Picture Discs for Sa

Sorry for multipost ...

At ebay there is the Traveler's Set starting at 150€:
http://www.ebay.de/itm/A-Travelers-Guid ... 28099b3d90

Shipping to germany only, maybe after contacting, shipping elsewhere is possible.

- Good luck
by Max
08 Oct 2015 13:42
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Now playing
Replies: 4052
Views: 997653

Re: Now playing

Amazing Van Halen Solo
God of sherring?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?t=262&v=tqtrrDvKg0w
by Max
05 Oct 2015 07:52
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: What BG song are you listening to this moment?
Replies: 3040
Views: 832126

Re: What BG song are you listening to this moment?

Age of False Innocence