Your favorite DEMONS & WIZARDS song

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What's your favorite DEMONS & WIZARDS song?

Rites of Passage / Heaven Denies
Poor Man's Crusade
Fiddler on the Green
Blood on My Hands
Path of Glory
Winter of Souls
The Whistler
Tear Down the Wall
Gallows Pole
My Last Sunrise / Chant
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#51 Post by Zaran » 21 Jan 2006 15:25

J.J wrote:My last sunrise!!

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#52 Post by Nodden » 21 Jan 2006 23:20

maybe tear down the wall.. or heaven denies

too bad the poll is over :?
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#53 Post by MinstrelKnight » 30 Jan 2006 00:01

fiddler is, in my opinion, the song that i can listen to anywhere, anytime, and that almost everyone can appreciate (even those not-so-highly-held-blind guardian haters)

but, path to glory is my second favorite....except for when he misses the high note, or seems like it. every time i laugh
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#54 Post by mara » 04 Apr 2006 16:28

"and when i cry, it's [dry] inside
and when i laugh it's tears i hide...
endless stairs
a guiding light
what once was warm but now it's bitter cold
it's freezing hearts
it's freezing souls
soon icy shades would cover all
it pretends to be alive
be alive
be [your life]"

true. the whole song seems to be about me - and about how i'm getting older and losing my world, music, people, things and games and fantasies, and my "belief in miracles" or i dont know how to name it properly. i really felt then "dry and empty" inside (i know these are not the exact words of the song, i just post them the way i interpret them in correspondence to my own feelings) i love the way this part "endless pretends to be alive" is sang or whispered?) Anyway, the song is great and it inspired me to draw a picture. it's the first song which i admired from this album, and after a few weeks i started admiring the rest of the songs. they are great.
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#55 Post by Lord Elric » 05 Apr 2006 15:53

Gee Difficult choce here
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#56 Post by Jony-Hawk » 16 May 2006 21:02

Fiddler On The Green without a doubt this is probably one of the best songs ever made ......

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#57 Post by IcedRay » 25 Jul 2006 13:59

Gotta go with Fiddler. Its one of the greatest heavy metal songs of all time.

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#58 Post by Salmakia » 24 Sep 2006 21:14

There are too many.. Maybe I will choose Blood On My Hands, but The Fiddler, My Last Sunrise and Poor Man's Crusade are just as good.. And I love the rest too!

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#59 Post by Arasys_Llanor » 24 Sep 2006 22:07

well there are too many cool songs in that poll but where's Crimson King ?
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#60 Post by Oryon » 30 Sep 2006 14:46

Love HD, love the ending "trio" (Tear Down the Wall, Gallows n Sunrise), love Path of Glory, but...

...Fiddler STILL reigns supreme :D

I mean, as you listen, it keeps evolving, like a story, until it hits the "Take my hand" climax, from which it proceeds to completely obliterate any sort of sanity that you still posses. :D And i'm not afraid to say that it still manages to bring tears sometimes to my eyes sometimes, even after having listened to it more times than i can count.
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#61 Post by _pinky_ » 03 Oct 2006 17:55

Fiddler on the Green <3<3<3

Is my absolute favourite, I always sing along!
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#62 Post by Troubleshooter » 03 Oct 2006 18:05

Fiddler on the Green.

Everytime i hear Hansi scream at the end i just want to scream aswell. Its just so beautiful.

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#63 Post by JMiller1981 » 09 Oct 2006 23:40

oganalp wrote:Blood on my hands

I like the chorus and Hansi's performance...
I agree.. Fiddler Second, My Last Sunrise 3rd..

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#64 Post by Arwen Arianna » 16 Oct 2006 18:42

I cannot decide.. I love them all.... but I'll vote for Gallow's Pole... but actually the others are just as great...
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#65 Post by Replattus » 20 Oct 2006 04:00

Heaven Denies is reaaaally great
But it's not even close to the emotional level of the Fiddler on the Green song
Just gorgeous :D
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#66 Post by Corman » 17 Apr 2007 03:09

I like all D&W songs, but for me...
Poor Man's Crusade!!!

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#67 Post by Ahmed » 19 Apr 2007 23:25

Nightrunner wrote:Poor Man's Crusade is my favourite. It sounds like a perfect
mixture of BG vocals, and IE music. Heavy.
yeah, quite an amazing song 8)
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#68 Post by Melkor90 » 15 May 2007 21:27

WTF? My Last Sunrise takes Fiddler on the Green and bends it over a table.
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#69 Post by majesty cassandra » 21 May 2007 07:31

Fiddler on the green... it's a special and meaningful song for me i've found myself in a new world with this song

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#70 Post by Sprawl » 25 May 2007 15:35

Melkor90 wrote:WTF? My Last Sunrise takes Fiddler on the Green and bends it over a table.
makes me think of lesbian porn

Either way, When they bend eachother over, it's hot and a good thing

But those are definately my favourite two songs on the first album.
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#71 Post by PsychoDantis » 04 Feb 2008 01:19

Heaven Denies is my favourite.

The part of the chorus where he shouts "Oh I've made up my mind, and oblivion shall reign through the night!" is fantastic.

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#72 Post by carnivorousslushee23 » 21 Jun 2008 05:25

I'm split favorites are:
Fiddler on the Green - for the simply outstanding tune and the singing, as well as the lyrics, and was the first song I heard by them
My Last Sunrise - for the amazing vocals and the awesome lyrics (and a cool tune, o' course)

These aside, the entire album is my favorite song :D
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#73 Post by Vintersorg » 10 Jul 2008 16:24

Fiddler is an amazing song I won't lie

But I'm torn between it and my last sunrise
Perfect outtro for this album

The hear no, see No, touch no evil chanting thing really stands out to me

Like I said in another thread
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#74 Post by FantasyDrummer » 31 Jan 2009 13:01

Fiddler On The Green of course. :wink:

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#75 Post by BlackGuardian » 18 Feb 2009 06:02

"Fiddler on the Green" is the mainstream answer. While great, I still like "Gallows Pole" just a tad better. I voted for it.

Now, seeing as how this post/poll was started before Touched By the Crimson King came out, it needs updating...would like to see the updated results. Too bad we can't combine an old and a new poll.

Because "Love's Tragedy Asunder" stomps Fiddler's arse — and barely beats "Gallows Pole".

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#76 Post by Led Guardian » 18 Feb 2009 21:58

It would have to be a different poll, since there can only be ten options.
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#77 Post by BlackGuardian » 18 Feb 2009 23:03

...and limited then. And pointless. Oh well.

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#78 Post by Psycho69 » 19 Feb 2009 06:01

oops! I just saw that I didn`t vote here yet :o

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#79 Post by Naurbereth » 03 Jun 2009 16:18

My last sunrise !
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my words speak in vain for a silent poetry

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#81 Post by Mackasfour » 24 Dec 2009 09:18

Loves Tragendy Asunder for me, beautiful and totally awesome
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Re: Your favorite DEMONS & WIZARDS song

#82 Post by Metal Fan » 21 Jun 2010 07:44

Fiddler On The Green
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#83 Post by Hondo » 21 Jun 2010 21:16

Oblivion(BRA) wrote:I voted in MY LAST SUNRIZE, but I like Tear Down the Wall very much :D, and i'd like to know who is Azrael, witch is mentioned in the song. Is he some kind of archangel of something?
I got another option here...

Anyway, cruel choice... finally decided for Tear down the wall. Takes the longest for me to get "boring".

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Re: Your favorite DEMONS & WIZARDS song

#84 Post by Cigoth » 27 Jun 2010 02:38

Hard to choose between Poor man's Crusade, Tear Down The Wall, Gallow's Pole and The Whistler.

Voted The Whistler. The lyrical theme is simply brilliant and the song has such wicked and twisted parts :twisted:
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