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Somewhere Far Beyond

Blind Guardian

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
June 29th, 1992
Catalog ID:
N/A
Label:
Virgin Records
Format:
Unknown
Reviews:
19 reviews (avg. 94%)
1. Time What Is Time 05:46   Show lyrics
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2. Journey Through the Dark 04:48   Show lyrics
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3. Black Chamber 00:58   Show lyrics
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4. Theatre of Pain 04:17   Show lyrics
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5. The Quest for Tanelorn 05:57   Show lyrics
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6. Ashes to Ashes 06:00   Show lyrics
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7. The Bard's Song - In the Forest 03:10   Show lyrics
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8. The Bard's Song - The Hobbit 03:54   Show lyrics
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9. The Piper's Calling 00:59   instrumental
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10. Somewhere Far Beyond 07:30   Show lyrics
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Band members
Thomen "the Omen" Stauch Drums
"Magnus" Armin Siepen Guitars (rhythm, acoustic), Vocals (backing)
André Olbrich Guitars (lead, rhythm, acoustic), Vocals (backing)
Hansi Kürsch Vocals, Bass
Guest/Session
Peter Rübsam Bagpipes
Stefan Will Piano
Kalle Trapp Vocals (backing)
Billy King Vocals (backing)
Rolf Köhler (R.I.P. 2007) Vocals (backing)
Mathias Wiesner Effects, Bass on "Spread Your Wings"
Piet Sielck Effects, Guitars
Kai Hansen Guitars (lead) on "The Quest for Tanelorn"
Miscellaneous staff
Andreas Marschall Cover art
Piet Sielck Engineering
Kalle Trapp Producer, Mixing, Recording
Tom Nagy Photography
Thomen "the Omen" Stauch Drums
"Magnus" Armin Siepen Guitars (rhythm, acoustic), Vocals (backing)
André Olbrich Guitars (lead, rhythm, acoustic), Vocals (backing)
Hansi Kürsch Vocals, Bass
Peter Rübsam Bagpipes
Stefan Will Piano
Kalle Trapp Vocals (backing)
Billy King Vocals (backing)
Rolf Köhler (R.I.P. 2007) Vocals (backing)
Mathias Wiesner Effects, Bass on "Spread Your Wings"
Piet Sielck Effects, Guitars
Kai Hansen Guitars (lead) on "The Quest for Tanelorn"
Andreas Marschall Cover art
Piet Sielck Engineering
Kalle Trapp Producer, Mixing, Recording
Tom Nagy Photography
Read Far better than Destiny or... 90% ijy10152 May 2nd, 2012
Read Dark, polished, progressive... 89% Jophelerx March 26th, 2012
Read Speed/Power metal at its... 100% Folkemon_ September 25th, 2011
Read Join us at the road to fate 90% autothrall January 9th, 2010
Read Blind Guardian's masterpiece 100% Thiestru August 24th, 2009
Read The War of Knights -vs-... 100% Hidius September 13th, 2008
Read Time, what is time? 81% Nhorf August 17th, 2008
Read The path European power... 90% Xeogred June 23rd, 2008
Read The best power metal album... 96% OakenHelm May 18th, 2008
Read Amazing, Yet Rather Overlooked 99% Head_Shot July 13th, 2007
Read Usually overlooked 97% danyates July 2nd, 2007
Read Transitional, yet obviously... 95% hells_unicorn February 25th, 2007
Read Absolutely essential 99% Empyreal February 8th, 2007
Read The sound of Greatness 98% northern_cross December 9th, 2005
Read It'll take you Somewhere... 100% simonitro April 27th, 2005
Read The best production they... 90% Warmaster October 15th, 2003
Read One of the best Power Metal... 93% Brentwood September 14th, 2003
Read One of their finest albums,... 88% Nightcrawler October 19th, 2002
Read Speed Metal Classic 95% FatalStrike August 31st, 2002

The 2007 remaster bonus tracks:
11. Spread Your Wings (04:16) *
12. Trial By Fire (03:45) *
13. Theatre of Pain (Classic Version) (04:16)
14. Ashes to Ashes (Demo Version) (05:51) *
15. Time What Is Time (Demo Version) (05:09) *

*: Taken from the 1991 'Blind Guardian IV' demo.

Recording information:

Recorded and mixed at Karo Musik Studios in Brackel / Hamburg, Germany in March / April / May 1992.

Track 1, 2, 4, and 6-10 by Olbrich & Kursch
Track 3 by Kursch
Track 5 by Hansen, Siepen, Kursch, & Olbrich

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