Originally Posted by Maiden33
Well, I personally feel like the further back you go with Firewind albums, the less melodic they get, and also the less good they get. Between Heaven and Hell is a lot heavier and has more of a speed metal edge to it, but I feel like the actual substance of the material is lacking... Also, as time progressed, they've gotten subsequently better singers, though I didn't have a problem with the last one. If you really like Allegiance, I'd also recommend Forged By Fire.
Hmmmm, I've heard a lot of people did not like the singer on Forged By Fire. I've also heard that the Between Heaven and Hell album has some amazingly good guitar solos. I'm sure to get Allegiance but would also like to get another and I'm not so sure which to go with.