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Nightfall In Middle-Earth

Nightfall In Middle-Earth



  1. War Of Wrath
  2. Into The Storm
  3. Lammoth
  4. Nightfall
  5. The Minstrel
  6. The Curse Of Feanor
  7. Captured
  8. Blood Tears
  9. Mirror Mirror
  10. Face The Truth
  11. Noldor (Dead Winter Reigns)
  12. Battle Of Sudden Flame
  13. Time Stands Still (At The Iron Hill)
  14. The Dark Elf
  15. Thorn
  16. The Eldar
  17. Nom The Wise
  18. When Sorrow Sang
  19. Out On The Water
  20. The Steadfast
  21. A Dark Passage
  22. Final Chapter (Thus Ends ...)


  • Recorded at Twilight Hall Studios (Krefeld), Karo Studios (Brackel), Sweet Silence Studios (Copenhague), between September 1997 and March 1998, except the recorded at Vox Studios, in January 1998, and narrations, recorded at Air-Edel Studios (London)
  • Drums, percussions, vocals and backing vocals, bass guitar, piano and interludes recorded and engineered by Charlie Bauerfeind
  • Guitars, keyboards and orchestral effect recorded and engineered by Piet Sielck
  • Vocals recorded and engineered by Flemming Rasmussen
  • Flute, alto flute and vocals recorded and engineered by Cuny
  • Mixed by Flemming Rasmussen at Sweet Silence Studios
  • Interludes mixed by Charlie Bauerfeind at Sweet Silence Studios
  • Produced by Blind Guardian
  • Artwork by Andreas Marschall


Nightfall In Middle-Earth is probably the most worked and successful album of Blind Guardian. It is with Imaginations From The Other Side the favourite album of the fans.
The concept is composed around Silmarillion a book by J.R.R. Tolkien, this album is dedicated to him.


  • Oliver Holzwarth - Bass
  • Mathias Wiesner - Keyboards and orchestral effects
  • Michael Schüren - Piano
  • Max Zelzner - Flute and alto flute

Backing vocals:

  • Billy King
  • Rolf Köhler
  • Thomas Hackmann
  • Olaf Senkbeil

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