News de BLIND GUARDIAN

BLIND GUARDIAN'S TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA - Orchestral album “Legacy Of The Dark Lands” to be released in November 2019!

BLIND GUARDIAN - announce orchestral album! - 2019-03-01

2019-03-01 - Promising to be one of the most ambitious projects in metal’s history, BLIND GUARDIAN’s upcoming release will be well worth the wait. The idea to record an orchestral album originally formed in the minds of the two leading lights of the BLIND GUARDIAN universe - guitarist André Olbrich and singer Hansi Kürsch - during the 1990s when BLIND GUARDIAN started to use orchestral elements to enhance their opulent sound.

In recent years the giant project started to take shape, and parallel to epic sound cascades, the lyrical concept was developed. For this, BLIND GUARDIAN was able to find support in German bestselling author Markus Heitz, whose new novel “Die Dunklen Lande” is being released today (March 1st). The book is set in 1629 and contains the prequel to BLIND GUARDIAN’s opus “Legacy Of The Dark Lands”, which will be released November 1st.



Watch the short trailer, to get a first impression of the album: https://youtu.be/PW8zzTlp03I


“It's incredible, that after 20 years we can actually finish this really exciting project. I am so happy and more than satisfied with it. Every single track unveils spectacular worlds and tells its very own story. With this album our biggest creative dream finally becomes reality.” says front man/singer Hansi Kürsch whose favourite author was equally excited about the collaboration: „It's really crazy: As Pen&Paper role players we used to listen to BLIND GUARDIAN whilst playing. And years later I get to work together with the band, which was incredible. It's amazing, the things that can happen sometimes“, Markus remembers. „Of course I immediately agreed to join! This creative collaboration is very special for me.“

The two protagonists have actively cultivated their creative exchange over the last five years. “Markus is a great story teller; with "Die Dunklen Lande" he created the perfect setting and with the mysterious Nicolas the perfect character for our complex works. His inventiveness seems to be almost infinite. Absolutely impressive and very inspiring” praises Hansi Kürsch regarding the fruitful cooperation with the highly renowned fantasy author. Both sides tell in their own way the story of the mercenary Nicolas and his involvement in the Thirty Years’ War. Author Markus Heitz starts the story off in his book and BLIND GUARDIAN follow suit with “Legacy Of The Dark Lands”.



What is the secret surrounding Nicolas? Will he be able to cast off the chains of war and how will his loved ones fare? On “Legacy Of The Dark Lands” via BLIND GUARDIAN'S TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA, André Olbrich and Hansi Kürsch fulfil their long-time wish of emphasising imposing choral singing and classical orchestral arrangements. It promises to be an opus unlike any other that the German quartet has ever released, or rather: an opus, as has never been heard ever before.

Pre-Orders for “Legacy Of The Dark Lands” will start June, 2019.
The Novel “Die Dunklen Lande” is available starting today.
Visit: http://nblast.de/BGLegacyOfTheDarkLands

Groupes
Groupes similaires
BLIND GUARDIAN
Infos similaires
BLIND GUARDIAN TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA - Out Now!

BLIND GUARDIAN TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA - Out Now!

2019-11-08 14:00 - The most ambitious project of metal history of BLIND GUARDIAN is out today: "Legacy Of The Dark Lands" hits the record stores! Détails

BLIND GUARDIAN TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA - E-Book!

BLIND GUARDIAN TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA - E-Book!

2019-10-29 15:00 - Behold! The Dark Lands are here! To english reading fans, believe it or not: as an english ebook - hell, hell, hooray. Détails

BLIND GUARDIAN TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA - Trailer!

BLIND GUARDIAN TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA - Trailer!

2019-10-24 15:00 - Today, the band has released the fourth album trailer unveiling details about the recording process of the speakers' voices.
Détails

BLIND GUARDIAN TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA - Trailer!

BLIND GUARDIAN TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA - Trailer!

2019-10-15 15:00 - Today, the band unveil the third album trailer, unveiling more details about the recording process. Watch the clip here. Détails

BLIND GUARDIAN TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA - Single!

BLIND GUARDIAN TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA - Single!

2019-10-04 15:00 - Today the band unleash their 7" vinyl single titled »This Storm«, which can be ordered in various colours (clear, gold, red/black splattered) here. Détails

BLIND GUARDIAN TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA - Trailer!

BLIND GUARDIAN TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA - Trailer!

2019-09-24 15:00 - Today, the band reveal their second trailer, in which they offer an insight into the recording process with the orchestra and choir. Détails

BLIND GUARDIAN TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA - 7" single

BLIND GUARDIAN TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA - 7" single

2019-09-06 15:00 - Promising to be one of the most ambitious projects in metal history, BLIND GUARDIAN's upcoming release will be well worth the wait. The idea of recording an orchestral album.. Détails

BLIND GUARDIAN TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA - Pre-order

BLIND GUARDIAN TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA - Pre-order

2019-07-19 13:30 - BLIND GUARDIAN TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA start presale for "Legacy Of The Dark Lands" + reveal new trailer, tracklist and formats! Détails

BLIND GUARDIAN's TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA - News!

BLIND GUARDIAN's TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA - News!

2019-07-08 17:00 - BLIND GUARDIAN's TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA have revealed the cover artwork for "Legacy Of The Dark Lands"! Détails

BLIND GUARDIAN - reveal "Live" trailer!

BLIND GUARDIAN - reveal "Live" trailer!

2019-04-24 17:00 - After recently releasing two historical trailers for their remixed albums, BLIND GUARDIAN today reveal the third and final episode, which features their re-issue "Live". Détails