Tag Archives: Demons & Wizards

Hansi Kürsch on future Blind Guardian and Demons & Wizards plans

Posted by on December 4, 2019

Between the release of Blind Guardian’s Legacy of the Dark Lands and the new Demons & Wizards album arriving in February, the wait is finally over for the German singer Hansi Kürsch. Both projects have been well over a decade in the making as Blind Guardian’s orchestral album is referred as one of the most […]

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Demons & Wizards announce new album “III”

Posted by on December 3, 2019

Demons & Wizards will be releasing their third studio effort, III on February 21st via Century Media. The side project of Iced Earth’s Jon Schaffer and Blind Guardian Hansi Kürsch last released Touched by the Crimson King back in 2005, so this will be the first taste of new music in over a decade. Schaffer expressed his excitement: “I’m […]

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Demons & Wizards brought ‘a Magical Encounter’ to NYC w/ Lizzy Borden and Tyr

Posted by on September 30, 2019

Demons & Wizards, the band featuring Iced Earth frontman Jon Schaffer and Blind Guardian vocalist Hansi Kürsch surprised us all when they announced working on album number three. The follow-up to 2005’s Touched by the Crimson King will arrive sometime early next year. Considering the super duo were set for this year’s ProgPower, these legends […]

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Demons & Wizards premiere “The Gunslinger” live video from Wacken Open Air 2019

Posted by on August 27, 2019

Demons & Wizards have premiered a live video of their performance of “The Gunslinger” from this year’s Wacken Open Air.  Frontman Hansi Kürsch commented about the clip: “What an insane roller coaster ride. This clip is a great legacy of our amazing first Wacken appearance. It brings back some great moments of a fantastic show […]

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Demons & Wizards announce touring lineup for upcoming summer shows

Posted by on May 29, 2019

Back in April, Demons & Wizards, the side project of Iced Earth frontman Jon Schaffer and Blind Guardian singer Hansi Kürsch, announced their 2019 Summer North American tour and now they’ve revealed their touring lineup, which consists of many well known musicians. * Hansi Kürsch (BLIND GUARDIAN) – Lead Vocals * Jon Schaffer (ICED EARTH) – Guitar […]

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Demons & Wizards announce summer North American tour

Posted by on April 11, 2019

Demons & Wizards, the side project of Iced Earth frontman Jon Schaffer and Blind Guardian singer Hansi Kürsch, will be hitting the road this summer for a North American tour dubbed A Magical Encounter With Demons & Wizards. The tour kicks off in August and runs until early September. Joining the duo on this trip will […]

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ProgPower USA Announce 2019 Lineup, Tease 2024 as Possible Final Year

Posted by on September 10, 2018

ProgPower USA is the premier U.S. festival for progressive and power metal. For 19 years they have been a key part in bringing some of the biggest and best names in the international progressive and power metal scenes to the United States. It takes place every September at the Center Stage Theater in Atlanta, Georgia […]

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First wave of bands revealed for 2019’s Wacken Open Air Festival

Posted by on August 6, 2018

Wacken Open Air festival just ended this past Saturday (4th) and today (6th), over 50,000 tickets have been sold for next year. 2019 will mark the festival’s thirtieth anniversary as the event is scheduled to return on August 1st through 3rd. Eleven bands have been confirmed thus far, including celebrating 20 years of Sabaton. Check […]

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5 things we learned from the Blind Guardian Reddit AMA

Posted by on February 6, 2015

To promote their 10th studio release, Beyond the Red Mirror, which was released just this Tuesday worldwide via Nuclear Blast Records, founding members Hansi Kürsch and André Olbrich, vocals and lead guitar respectively, of the German metal band Blind Guardian took to Reddit for an AMA yesterday. Here are 5 things that we learned from their AMA. […]

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