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Janick Gers

Discussion in 'Solo/Side Project Discussion' started by Forostar, Mar 25, 2006.

  1. Forostar

    Forostar Conjure the Death Star again

    Are you aware of this release?

    It was a CD release (so in a way a re-release, maybe not remastered though.).
  2. Ian Sane

    Ian Sane Invader

    I ended up purchasing the 2CD version on eBay.  Was a little pricey though...[hr][/hr]So my White Spirit disc arrived in the mail the other day and I can't believe how good it is.  It sits alongside any of the earlier Maiden albums quite nicely.
  3. TheTalisman

    TheTalisman Fågel

    That song and Long Lost Wisdom are the highlights of this demo for me.

    Last edited: Jul 5, 2016
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  4. Forostar

    Forostar Conjure the Death Star again

    Finally on YouTube! If you would upload Long Lost Wisdom that would be nice!
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  5. TheTalisman

    TheTalisman Fågel

    The best parts starts after 5:45. B)

    This track has my favourite solo by Janick.
  6. Forostar

    Forostar Conjure the Death Star again


    TheTalisman is the man!!

    Awesome solo indeed. *goosebumps* (1st could have been longer though!!)
    Last edited: Jul 5, 2016
  7. Srogyy

    Srogyy Ancient Mariner

    6:17 sounds like Prowler. ;) Interesting stuff, though.
  8. Black Bart

    Black Bart Ancient Mariner

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  9. Srogyy

    Srogyy Ancient Mariner

    :hbd: to my favourite of the Amigos! (It's actually a tie with H.) May he grant us many more examples of his excellent writing.
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  10. Forostar

    Forostar Conjure the Death Star again

    Another one turns 60! Happy birthday to Mr Gers!
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  11. Brigantium

    Brigantium Work Geordie for hire Staff Member

    I forgot my celebratory drink last night - have to do it tonight instead.
  12. GhostofCain

    GhostofCain Ancient Mariner

    Janick has created some great songs recycling his own riffs! :lol:
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  13. GhostofCain

    GhostofCain Ancient Mariner

    Got this album years ago. Great stuff. Massively underrated NWOBHM band.
  14. Forostar

    Forostar Conjure the Death Star again

    Shared by Ian Gillan Official Site facebook page.

    Janick with Gillan in November 1981 wearing a White Spirit t-shirt!

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  15. Welsh Phantom

    Welsh Phantom Educated Fool

    I think a couple of these songs may have been posted separately, but here is 23 minutes and 53 seconds in one place, of Gillan live, featuring a young Janick from 1982 :)

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  16. matic22

    matic22 H is shorter for God.

    I don't think I ever saw McCoy smile before.
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  17. Srogyy

    Srogyy Ancient Mariner

    Janick reuniting with his Polish family. ;) Backstage at Sonisphere 2011 in Warsaw.
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  18. GhostofCain

    GhostofCain Ancient Mariner

    That is so sweet. Thanks for posting the video.
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  19. Brigantium

    Brigantium Work Geordie for hire Staff Member

    I once found a Polish website with old family snaps of Janick, and pictures of where he grew up etc
  20. Srogyy

    Srogyy Ancient Mariner

    You probably mean this one: http://bydgoszcz.wyborcza.pl/bydgos...rzysta_Iron_Maiden__bal_sie_burzy___Skad.html (the first photo is a link to the gallery)

    The article is actually pretty insightful. Lots of info about Janick's family and his early life. I'll translate the most interesting bits tomorrow.
    Last edited: May 31, 2017

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