Top 10 Hansi Kürsch Vocal PerformancesMetal_Treasure
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The section from 6:20-7:40 says it all - as of 2015, Hansi still sounds amazing at 50! The song is a 10 min long epic from their new 2015 album. - Metal_Treasure
Hansi sings it like there's no tomorrow. Very intense and powerful vocals.
A visitor wrote in another list that "This song is what intense wants to be when it grows up." (list - Best Blind Guardian Songs).
I would add that in this song the vocal is what intense vocal wants to be when it grows up. - Metal_Treasure
Hansi never cease to amaze me: 1:35-2:45 actually combines singing and voice acting, which makes him a fantastic storyteller:
"I'll dare you, come out you coward! Now it's me or you! "
"Slowly in fear the dark lord appears. Welcome to my lands, you shall be damned! "
I'm sure Hansi could have been a brilliant voice actor, too. I'm judging by many other aspects of his singing such as the wide variety of voice intonations in general. - Metal_Treasure
Creepy, ghostly and psychotic vocals. The way he shouts "On Fire! " and the first 2 minutes in general are so crazy that this song became one of my favorites from the 2015 album. - Metal_Treasure
Hansi did a great job on this Judas Priest cover. He made the choruses even more intense and his 2nd chorus blew my mind (2:15) - so much emotional power in the line "Keep the world with all its sin". - Metal_Treasure
Here he shows an unbelievably clean and youthful voice at 49, after all these years of singing metal! - Metal_Treasure
Probably the most beautiful vocal harmonies from Hansi. - Metal_Treasure
An exemplary vocal performance - vocals on slow and fast parts are flawless. - Metal_Treasure
All time favorite - can't get enough of the raw and aggressive vox. The live version from 2004 is even better, 15 years after the original (live DVD - Imaginations through the Looking Glass). - Metal_Treasure
Play the song sample to hear both his head and chest voices and the perfect switches between them: head-chest-head-chest-head voice. It's like a duet with himself. - Metal_Treasure
This song is also full with frequent and perfect switches between "head-chest" voice. Excellent singing. - Metal_Treasure
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