Recently German power metal icons Blind Guardian released their live album Live Beyond The Spheres recorded during their 2015 Europen tour. the over 150 minutes live experience was compilated out of over 30 shows and countless hours of live material.
As always Blind Guardian is a mesmerizing act to see live, and in case that any of you haven’t seen them yet, Live Beyond The Spheres could be the closest thing you could ever hear from the live experience that this band is capable to deliver. From the fury of Frederick pounding drums to the melodies of Marcus and Andre guitar riffs to the power of Hansi‘s vocals, Blind Guardian will always be a delight to see live.
From the singing along of Valhalla, and the Bard Song to the magical guitar riffs of The Lord of The Rings and Nightfall or the epicness of Mirror, Mirror, and Twilight of The Gods. This live album represents the contemporary and strong sound of Blind Guardian live. Whether at Wacken Open Air or at a small club in The Netherlands, Blind Guardian live sounds immense and has the same power and the same reaction from the crowd, and that is the experience that you will get after listening Live Beyond The Sphere.
To comprehender, more about the process behind Live Beyond The Spheres, The Age Of Metal spoke with Hansi Kürsch vocalist of Blind Guardian about the song-selection process for this live album, their plans for the rest of the year, their upcoming show at Leyendas del Rock in Spain, and their plans for a new album in 2018.