How to get A Twist In The Myth CD for free? Nothing is easier!
Simply order one of the articles available on the eighth part of the October newsletter of Nuclear Blast and then when you place your order on the webshop, enter "OKTOBER BLAST" in the comment box and you will receive your album of Blind Guardian with your order!
"Memories Of A Time To Come", the ultimate collection of Blind Guardian music from 1987 to 2011, will be released on January 20, 2012 via Virgin/EMI. It will be available as a double CD, 3 CD deluxe limited edition including the legendary Lucifer's Heritage demos and as download.
For his 25 year career, the band will release "Memories Of A Time To Come", his first best-of! For the occasion, you have the opportunity to ask questions related to the first 25 years of Blind Guardian, the members will answer you and the videos will be published on the web.
Blind Guardian has confirmed his coming to Metal Open Air 2012 to be held on 20, 21 and 22 April in São Luís, Brazil! The band will play alongside bands such as Grave Digger and 18 others to be announced!
All the information you may need are on the official website of the festival: Metal Open Air. Tickets start from 100 Brazilian real (about $55).
The tour page will be updated as soon as the official date when the group will play will be revealed, but one thing is certain, the tour planning for 2012 of the group is already loaded with the Metalfest (7 concerts in 10 days!), the Rock am Härtsfeldsee, the Rockharz Open Air and the Sweden Rock Cruise! And other dates will be planned!
It's possible! The group proposes once again to open the doors of the famous Twilight Hall Studios to he who win an auction to benefit a charity. The action ends tomorrow, Tuesday, Dec. 6, at 14:30 (German time) and currently stands at over 305 €!
The winner will be receive in the studios at Grefrath, west of Krefeld (the birthplace of Blind Guardian) for an exclusive meeting with Hansi, André Marcus and Frederik will begin by listening to "Memories Of A Time To Come "and then the meeting with the members themselves where you can chat with them, get autographs and take pictures.
To bid, visit the site Kalaydo.de and remember that: it's for a good cause :-)
The latest news about the project "Demons & Wizards" by Jon Schaffer and Hansi Kürsch dates back to 2009 with the possibility of a new album for the end of 2010 ... As everyone knows, this album isn't released yet, Hansi is overbooked with Blind Guardian and Jon with Iced Earth!
Yet it remains valid as confirmed in the video below, there will be a album and it will be "good, spectacular!" say the two guys! Stay connected because it's possible that we will discuss about it in the future!
Blind Guardian will be at the Garage in Saarbrücken Germany, the June 8, 2012; in the middle of the big Metalfest tour (Metalfest 2012), the group will give one more concert in his native country!
The dates when Blind Guardian will play at the Metalfest aren't yet finalized but we can deduce for the moment that the band will play the June 10 in Plzen, the June 9 in Pratteln and the June 7 at Loreley. For other dates, we have to wait official confirmation!
The dates of festivals and concerts planned for the spring and summer 2012 have been updated! Don't hesitate to visit the tour page for all information you need about the 16 dates scheduled so far!
Also, remember that "Memories Of A Time To Come" will be released January 20, pre-order it for those who haven't made it yet! On Amazon.fr, limited version costs 17 € and shipping is free :-)
And finally, en.Blind-Guardian.fr presents you his best wishes for 2012! A year that will be quite busy for Blind Guardian with many concerts planned and the work for the next album and the orchestral project are still not complete and there is much to do!
Remember, you had the opportunity to ask questions to members of Blind Guardian directly on their Facebook wall (Ask your questions to the group!) for their 25th anniversary and the release of "Memories Of A Time To Come ".
Well, to start this year 2012 in great mood (after all, it may be the last of humanity;-)), the group responds by posting the first episode of what will be the "Guardian TV" !
This is just the beginning, in the near future there will be more Guardian TV as well as some treats from super secret Blind Guardian vault!
New dates added again to 2012's tour, it's the turn of the Metal Open Air which be held in Brazil to get its confirmed Blind Guardian's playing date ! So, it's on April 21 that the group will play in São Luís, two other dates was added to this one:
On April 23 in São Paulo
On April 25 in Curitiba
Grave Digger will be alongside our Bards to all three concerts.
Another date was also confirmed in Santiago De Chile (Chile) on April 28, 2012!