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Back with a vengeance, “Twilight of the Gods” out on December 5, 2014!

Posted on Friday, October 10th, 2014

The wait is over! Blind Guardian is back! The world’s most popular fantasy metal band gives us Twilight of the Gods; the first single from their long-awaited new album, to be unleashed upon the world in January 2015.

Twilight of the Gods


2014 Metal Hammer Awards, the results are in

Posted on Sunday, August 24th, 2014

Metal Hammer Awards 2014The votes have been counted and your voice has been heard! The band and Metal Hammer magazine gave fans around the world the chance to vote for the set list of the upcoming 2014 Metal Hammer Awards show in Berlin, Germany on September 12, 2014.

If you are lucky enough to attend the show the following songs, that YOU voted for, will be played:

  • Majesty
  • Lost in the Twilight Hall
  • Traveler in Time
  • Lord of the Rings
  • Bright Eyes
  • Nightfall
  • Fly
  • Wheel of Time
  • Barbara Ann

Further details about the voting can be found at http://www.metal-hammer.de/news/meldungen/article625005.ece (in German).

Tickets for the 2014 Metal Hammer Awards show can be purchased through Eventim or ADticket.

And last, but not least, there is a Facebook event for the show HERE.

Headlining the 2014 Metal Hammer Awards, you choose the set list

Posted on Wednesday, May 14th, 2014

Metal Hammer Awards 2014Blind Guardian will be headlining the 2014 Metal Hammer Awards in Berlin, Germany on September 12, 2014. The show will be hosted by Doro Pesch and Martin Kesici and will feature two more, yet to be announced, live acts in addition to Blind Guardian.

All the details about the show can be found at www.metal-hammer.de/awards/.

At the above link you can also help choose the songs Blind Guardian will play that night. The band themselves have chosen 15 songs from which the fans can vote for 7. The seven most popular choices will be played that night (in addition to other songs). So, if you have ever wanted to tell Blind Guardian which songs to play live now is your chance! To go directly to the voting page just click HERE. Voting closes on August 6th and the results will be posted soon after.

Tickets for the 2014 Metal Hammer Awards show can be purchased through Eventim or ADticket.

And last, but not least, there is a Facebook event for the show HERE.

Sailing the high seas at 70000TONS OF METAL 2015

Posted on Thursday, March 20th, 2014

70000TONS OF METAL 2015

We’re proud to announce that Blind Guardian will be playing at the 70000TONS OF METAL festival in 2015. The world’s biggest heavy metal cruise will leave Miami/Ft. Lauderdale, Florida on January 22, 2015 and head to Ocho Rios, Jamaica and venture back to Miami/Ft. Lauderdale on January 26th. Blind Guardian is the first of 60 (!!!) bands to be confirmed. (more…)

You want drum lessons from Frederik? You can have them!

Posted on Sunday, February 16th, 2014

Attention drummers! We want to let you know that Frederik is now offering online lessons. If you are interested in this unique and special experience, please feel free to check out his drumschool page at www.drumworks-taunusstein.de or his facebook page at www.facebook.com/FrederikEhmkeDrumworks!

Drumworks Taunusstein

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