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by loren
04 Apr 2016 17:21
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Songs for the new live album
Replies: 20
Views: 18453

Re: Songs for the new live album

The band's bassist, Barend Courbois, has uploaded photos of him working on the studio with the band. What do you think this is about? I think there are 4 possibilities with the 3rd one being quite odd: 1) They are recording for the orchestral project. (Although we don't even know if the "metal inst...
by loren
26 Mar 2016 17:25
Forum: The Slaughterhouse
Topic: the Greek Tavern (or Greece Rules II: Fear the Olympians!!!)
Replies: 555
Views: 1358808

Re: the Greek Tavern (or Greece Rules II: Fear the Olympians

Thanks φίλε. Να'σαι καλά!
by loren
24 Mar 2016 18:55
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Songs for the new live album
Replies: 20
Views: 18453

Re: Songs for the new live album

The band's bassist, Barend Courbois, has uploaded photos of him working on the studio with the band. What do you think this is about? I think there are 4 possibilities with the 3rd one being quite odd: 1) They are recording for the orchestral project. (Although we don't even know if the "metal instr...
by loren
24 Jul 2015 12:24
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Curse Of Feanor cover
Replies: 13
Views: 9884

Re: Curse Of Feanor cover

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_69xu3qGUyg <----Here's a full instrumental cover I did for the song "Curse Of Feanor". I also did the mixing/mastering myself (as this is the aspect of music that I'm more into compared to performing). I'm searching for someone to record vocals for this one, so if yo...
by loren
23 Apr 2015 15:47
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: The Ninth Wave guitar cover
Replies: 8
Views: 6537

Re: The Ninth Wave guitar cover

Yes I know! And it's actually the 2nd time a cover of mine for a BG song is posted on their official page! It feels great!
by loren
20 Apr 2015 18:03
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: New Live CD
Replies: 30
Views: 16092

New Live CD

I don't know if it has been said already... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-cjEq3NsHvQ ----> as it is announced by Hansi on 6:15 I had seen that coming already... At the new videos of the current tour, you can see at least 2 microphones at the front sides of the stage (which are there to capture th...
by loren
19 Apr 2015 09:59
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: The Ninth Wave guitar cover
Replies: 8
Views: 6537

Re: The Ninth Wave guitar cover

I'm glad you liked the video guys. Led Guardian: I left out that solo part because it had some stuff that I couldn't distinguish, therefore couldn't find how to play them. At that part, the track has lots of layers which makes some stuff to be a little inaudible. I'm currently on my easter break fro...
by loren
18 Apr 2015 09:26
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: The Ninth Wave guitar cover
Replies: 8
Views: 6537

The Ninth Wave guitar cover

Hey there! I did a guitar cover for The Ninth Wave yesterday and posted it on youtube (I have recorded several covers including quite a few bands, besides BG) Keep in mind that I'm tuned at Drop A#, whereas the track's tuning is at A# standard. I did that so that I didn't have to tune all the string...
by loren
18 Apr 2015 09:23
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Tabs!
Replies: 8
Views: 7450

Re: Tabs!

I did a guitar cover for The Ninth Wave so maybe you can see the video and figure out some finger placements regarding the track. Keep in mind, that I'm tuned at Drop A#, whereas the track's tuning is at A# standard. I did that so that I didn't have to tune all the strings down to that tuning. https...
by loren
06 Feb 2015 09:58
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Rating all that is beyond the red mirror
Replies: 177
Views: 78145

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 Gr...
by loren
02 Feb 2015 01:53
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Rating all that is beyond the red mirror
Replies: 177
Views: 78145

Re: Rating all that is beyond the red mirror

I wonder why they didn't treat "Doom" the same as all the other tracks on the album, production-wise. It's basically a demo and that can be distinguished quite easily, in comparison to the others... I mean "Distant Memories" is also a "bonus" track...The only difference between those 2 bonus tracks ...
by loren
01 Feb 2015 13:33
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 549234

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

I don't know if it has already been said by someone: The ending part of "Prophecies" ---> "BUT DON'T BE AFRAID, there's war beyond the red door..." (the capital letters of this part) has the exact same melody with the beginning of "Distant Memories" 's chorus.
by loren
01 Feb 2015 12:32
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: 'BEYOND THE RED MIRROR'- Your Reviews
Replies: 197
Views: 101174

Re: 'BEYOND THE RED MIRROR'- Your Reviews

I don't know if it has already been said by someone: The ending part of "Prophecies" ---> "BUT DON'T BE AFRAID, there's war beyond the red door..." (the capital letters of this part) has the exact same melody with the beginning of "Distant Memories" 's chorus.
by loren
21 Jan 2015 00:46
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 549234

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

Prophecies has a small riff stolen from Road of No Release, which in turn had the ending stolen from Noldor. Easter egg? lol If you're refering to the chorus of Prophecies, then, you mean it has the same riff with Control The Divine (not Road of No Release) and it has been stated quite a few times ...
by loren
21 Jan 2015 00:19
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 549234

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

Prophecies has a small riff stolen from Road of No Release, which in turn had the ending stolen from Noldor. Easter egg? lol If you're refering to the chorus of Prophecies, then, you mean it has the same riff with Control The Divine (not Road of No Release) and it has been stated quite a few times ...
by loren
20 Jan 2015 17:53
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 549234

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

Avelar wrote:
There is so much happening at every moment, I'm yet to find where is this melody https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Z0kwDK ... lpage#t=39.
It's from the song Prophecies
by loren
16 Jan 2015 12:12
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 549234

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C49uw12bPJc&feature=youtu.be New trailer is up. The Grand Parade part at the end of the video (this time with vocals) sounds very good! I wonder how come the recorded parts we've heard so far, differ so much in comparison with Twilight of the Gods, sound-wise. The fac...
by loren
16 Jan 2015 11:38
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 549234

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

I was lucky enough to have bought almost all BG records for 6,90 euros! Some years ago we had a chain-record store in my town, that sold a lot of older cd's for 6,90! What's more, fortunately, I have only the originals! Except maybe for SFB, which has The bard's song-In the Forest and The Hobbit as ...
by loren
15 Jan 2015 23:07
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 549234

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

Thank you! I have the 2009 remaster of 'Nightfall' and I'm quite satisfied with it, you know, it never hurts to have 'Harvest Of Sorrow' at the end of your 'Nightfall' album :wink:. I hope it's even better than the original NIME (1998) which had some problems on mixing. The ATGTSAT version of NIME ...
by loren
15 Jan 2015 22:59
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 549234

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

And what about the remastered version? I might consider that when I get my 'Imaginations' CD. The latest remixed/remastered versions that are on ATGTSAT cannot be found and sold separately, at least that's what I know. So you cannot choose to buy only IFTOS. If you have found a remastered version o...
by loren
15 Jan 2015 22:13
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 549234

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

And what about the remastered version? I might consider that when I get my 'Imaginations' CD. The latest remixed/remastered versions that are on ATGTSAT cannot be found and sold separately, at least that's what I know. So you cannot choose to buy only IFTOS. If you have found a remastered version o...
by loren
15 Jan 2015 22:04
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 549234

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

The remixed/remastered version of IFTOS is actually pretty good. Very brutal and clear. It's the only one I listened to and actually enjoyed (the other ones I listened to - count not the first 2 albums which I didn't bother to check the remastered- were not good. Remastered ANATO was interesting tho...
by loren
14 Jan 2015 14:24
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 549234

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

Guys, I get the we all love BG here, it's your favourite band as well as mine BUT being in denial is very bad. Because there are facts. Charlie is not the best sound engineer alive, but BG love to work with him, so it's ok, but it's absolutely not the best. By far. BG best NuclearBlast selling band...
by loren
23 Dec 2014 14:53
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 549234

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

Flemming Rasmussen worked on Imaginations (production, including mixing/mastering) and on Nightfall (he did some mixing, recording and engineering. On that record there were a lot of people working. It was the first time Charlie Bauerfiend was in a BG production). Somewhere Far Beyond was Kalle Trap...
by loren
19 Dec 2014 13:50
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 549234

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

The part we hear on around 0:38 of the trailer resembles a lot with a part from "Under the Serpent Sun" by At The Gates...
by loren
16 Dec 2014 19:01
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 549234

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

Quote from the article: ".... “Twilight of the Gods” begins our journey pillaging forward with fast blast beats..."

Where the hell did he hear a blast beat on Twilight of the Gods?? Does he even know what a blast beat is???
by loren
12 Dec 2014 16:40
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 549234

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

Also, the last song on this teaser (not Sacred) reminds me a lot of the ending of "The Dark Passage" from NIME. I'm talking about the part just before the "slowly marching on" part.
by loren
12 Dec 2014 16:35
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 549234

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

I hope the riff at 2:48 comes actually from Valkyries and not a new song... The final part of the video sounds indeed very impressive. Although guys, from the single and the teaser material my honest opinion is that this album doesn't look as promising as Ateot (but maybe just a little worse, which...
by loren
06 Dec 2014 15:10
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 549234

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

.....Then I think it's safe to say that "Twilight Of The Gods" is not "Winter's Coming". I'm pretty sure it's Song 9 . Which, according to Hansi, was a collection of parts....So, it isn't odd that a lot of people find the track to have parts irrelevant to the song... There's also a feeling that the...
by loren
05 Dec 2014 14:51
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 549234

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

There are already people (including me) who have heard the normal stereo version of the single and still don't like it as a song and as a production. The complains about the mono upload, do not regard the quality of it (it's logical that the quality of a mono format is pretty low and misleading as w...
by loren
05 Dec 2014 11:53
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 549234

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

What do you mean?
by loren
05 Dec 2014 11:10
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 549234

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

The song in this lyric video is on mono format again (like the latest trailer) and not on stereo.... What's the point in putting up a lyric video in a low quality audio form?? Pfff....
by loren
04 Dec 2014 20:46
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 549234

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

What the hell?? The bassdrum can be barely heard.... The drums in general are pretty low in the mix, especially the bassdrum... The absence of clear,heavy guitars is something that reminded me of ANATO (not bad for my taste regarding BG). As for the song, it seems like there are 2 songs in 1, which ...
by loren
04 Dec 2014 18:05
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 549234

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

If someone's got the link to stream/download the song, send me a pm! I can't find it!
by loren
10 Nov 2014 11:48
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 549234

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

I wonder what happened to the "Nightfall In Middle Earth" songs they finished with the latest sessions/recordings.
by loren
24 Oct 2014 18:34
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Guess the coverart!
Replies: 19
Views: 10276

Re: Guess the coverart!

That title would mean that this album is so magnificent that, it may not be beyond imagination (something they did in the past with albums like IFTOS and SFB), but it's at the very edge of it! It's a rather realistic stage of BG's awesomeness!!
by loren
24 Oct 2014 17:01
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Guess the coverart!
Replies: 19
Views: 10276

Re: Guess the coverart!

"at the edge of imagination"
by loren
24 Oct 2014 15:14
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Guess the coverart!
Replies: 19
Views: 10276

Re: Guess the coverart!

Freak666 wrote:
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I find this picture awesome! It'd be fantastic if they used something like that for the album!
by loren
14 Oct 2014 16:27
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Blind Guardian's 10th Album, "Beyond the Red Mirror"
Replies: 1656
Views: 549234

Re: Blind Guardian LP10

I think it's very likely that the album (as a whole), as well as the older b-sides (they decided to finish with these sessions), are still not 100% ready. If they were, I believe we would have more than just 1 song on the single (which I assume was decided during the production to be one of the firs...
by loren
28 Sep 2014 01:27
Forum: The Slaughterhouse
Topic: the Greek Tavern (or Greece Rules II: Fear the Olympians!!!)
Replies: 555
Views: 1358808

Re: the Greek Tavern (or Greece Rules II: Fear the Olympians

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J1xwShYOdoE

Τσεκάρετε εδώ ρε αλήτες διασκευή που έκανα με τον teoguardian!

Κιθάρες/Πίσω φωνητικά/Μίξη/mastering από μένα.
Στα πίσω φωνητικά επίσης βοήθησαν και 2 κοπέλες.
by loren
28 Sep 2014 01:04
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Sacred Worlds COVER
Replies: 4
Views: 4874

Re: Sacred Worlds COVER

Thanks a lot Led Guardian! It was quite a tough session (especially regarding mixing and mastering) but Teo and myself delivered something good, I believe! It was great fun and struggle doing it!

Also, it was a huge honour for me personally, that BG officially shared the video!
by loren
13 Sep 2012 11:06
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: favorite band?
Replies: 54
Views: 40780

Re: favorite band?

My favourite band at the moment is SYLOSIS, a british thrash/death oriented band.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z6DyFLHavOY Here's a cover I did for one of their songs. Check it out!
by loren
21 Jan 2012 13:09
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Memories of a Time to Come
Replies: 263
Views: 118819

Re: Memories of a Time to Come

The remix of This Will Never End is great! Finally, I can listen to the studio version of a song of ATITM, which I think has the worst production of BG. The original had everything max volumed, the drums sounded far too dry and artificial (especially the snare) and even the vocals sounded too thin a...
by loren
02 Dec 2011 13:25
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: My Blind Guardian Covers
Replies: 1049
Views: 438896

Re: My Blind Guardian Covers

Well, it took me almost half a year to deliver that result you're hearing...Only, I came up with all the settings using my other guitar which has EMG's. I haven't experimented with this one specifically (which has seymour duncan Sh5) but the same settings seem to do the job quite well. Try to experi...
by loren
01 Dec 2011 17:28
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: My Blind Guardian Covers
Replies: 1049
Views: 438896

Re: My Blind Guardian Covers

Thanks for your comment here and on youtube as well. About the tab, as I said on youtube, I'm too busy to do something about it at this period of time. Now about the preset and the impulse, all I can say is that I used the Peavey head (the one which looks like a 5150 on amplitube 3 and has a 150W wr...
by loren
01 Dec 2011 12:31
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: My Blind Guardian Covers
Replies: 1049
Views: 438896

Re: My Blind Guardian Covers

Wheel Of Time cover....Uploaded it some hours ago...Check it out and tell me what you think...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hCwlESIU ... re=feedlik
by loren
10 Nov 2011 22:30
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: André plays Ibanez guitars?..
Replies: 1
Views: 3103

Re: André plays Ibanez guitars?..

There are already 2 threads regarding this topic...
by loren
28 Jun 2011 00:09
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: when did Andre switch to Ibanez?
Replies: 7
Views: 5622

Re: when did Andre switch to Ibanez?

http://www.google.gr/imgres?imgurl=http://meinldistribution.com/uploads/tx_twmeinldistribution/Andre_Olbrich_BLIND_GUARDIAN.jpg&imgrefurl=http://meinldistribution.com/no_cache/artists.html%3Ftx_twmeinldistribution_artists%255Bmode%255D%3DARTIST%26tx_twmeinldistribution_artists%255Buid%255D%3D777&usg...
by loren
07 Apr 2011 19:42
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: AtEoT tabs
Replies: 108
Views: 61888

Re: AtEoT tabs

http://tabs.ultimate-guitar.com/b/blind ... 11date.htm

Well, here it is, the Ride Into Obsession guitar pro tab...Let me know what you think...
by loren
03 Apr 2011 20:55
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: AtEoT tabs
Replies: 108
Views: 61888

Re: AtEoT tabs

Just logged in to let you know that I'm close to finishing the Ride Into Obsession tab....Only the bass is missing...