Top 10 Songs On Blind Guardian's Somewhere Far Beyond


The Top Ten

1 Time What is Time
2 The Bard's Song (In the Forest)
3 Journey Through the Dark
4 Theatre of Pain

Why I needed so much time to appreciate this song? It's just amazing. Also, it came out in 1992 and might be the 2nd symphonic metal song in metal history, after Eyes Of The World by Rainbow (1979).
There are 4 versions of this song, every next is with more symphonic metal elements:
1) 1992, official album version
2) 1992, bonus version to the same album, aka 'Theatre of Pain (Classic version)'
3) 1996, Theatre Of Pain (Orchestral Version). It's an instrumental and is on the album The Forgotten Tales
4) it's a demo version of 1991-1992, which is with least symphonic elements but still has them. - Metal_Treasure

5 Somewhere Far Beyond

In my opinion, Time What IS Time is the best song on the album. But this, THIS can't be described how awesome it is (just like most of Blind Guardian songs). The riffs, the drumming, the vocals, and especially the lyrics. They are all so awesome - DejanKalinic

6 The Quest for Tanelorn
7 Ashes to Ashes

It's about the death of Hansi's father. Hansi recorded this album at 25, seems he lost his father pretty early. - Metal_Treasure

8 The Bard's Song: The Hobbit
9 Theatre of Pain (Classic Version)

Bonus track and the best version of this song (out of all 4 versions I know). - Metal_Treasure

10 Spread Your Wings

The Contenders

11 Black Chamber
12 The Piper's Calling
13 Trial By Fire
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Top Remixes (4)

1. Somewhere Far Beyond
2. Time What is Time
3. Theatre of Pain
1. Time What is Time
2. The Bard's Song (In the Forest)
3. Journey Through the Dark
1. The Bard's Song (In the Forest)
2. Time What is Time
3. Somewhere Far Beyond

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