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AVANTASIA - release second single!

2016-05-13 - AVANTASIA and mastermind Tobias Sammet brings a new masterpiece to the market of epic rock with the new single, 'Draconian Love'. Details


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AVANTASIA - »Ghostlights« enters charts! - 2016-02-12

AVANTASIA - »Ghostlights« enters charts!

2016-02-12 - The new AVANTASIA album »Ghostlights« has entered the official charts in 17 countries on 3 different continents. Details

AVANTASIA - »Ghostlights« out now! - 2016-01-29

AVANTASIA - »Ghostlights« out now!

2016-01-29 - Tobias Sammet's AVANTASIA long-awaited new rock opera masterpiece »Ghostlights« is out now via Nuclear Blast. Details

AVANTASIA 'Ghostligts' The Lyric Video - 2016-01-18

AVANTASIA 'Ghostligts' The Lyric Video

2016-01-18 - Tobias Sammet's AVANTASIA release their new rock opera masterpiece Ghostlights in two weeks, January 29th, 2016, via Nuclear Blast. After the release of the first single... Details

AVANTASIA - digital single & lyric video! - 2015-12-11

AVANTASIA - digital single & lyric video!

2015-12-11 - Today the new AVANTASIA single "MYSTERY OF A BLOOD RED ROSE" is available for download. Details

AVANTASIA - Listen to the first single! - 2015-12-07

AVANTASIA - Listen to the first single!

2015-12-07 - On Wednesday 9th at 21.00 CET the song 'Mystery Of A Blood Red Rose' will be played on the Tobias Sammet Rockshow on RadioBob. Details

AVANTASIA - more details on »Ghostlights«! - 2015-11-13

AVANTASIA - more details on »Ghostlights«!

2015-11-13 - Today, Tobias Sammet proudly presents the cover and announces the tracklists as well as the various formats, in which the upcoming record will be available. Details

AVANTASIA - Bruce Kulick on new album! - 2015-11-05

AVANTASIA - Bruce Kulick on new album!

2015-11-05 - He‘s become part of rock history as the lead guitarist of KISS, MICHAEL BOLTON, MEAT LOAF and GRAND FUNK RAILROAD. Guitar legend, solo artist and Tobi's friend Bruce Kulick! Details

AVANTASIA - Marco Hietala on album! - 2015-10-30

AVANTASIA - Marco Hietala on album!

2015-10-30 - "What do Geoff Tate, Dee Snider, Michael Kiske, Robert Mason, Jorn Lande, Bob Catley, Ronnie Atkins, Olli Hartmann and me have in common with Marco Hietala of NIGHTWISH ... Details

AVANTASIA - Ronnie Atkins joins band! - 2015-10-08

AVANTASIA - Ronnie Atkins joins band!

2015-10-08 - The whole world is going to get their share of PRETTY MAIDS' powerhouse Ronnie Atkins. He will appear on the new AVANTASIA album »Ghostlights«. Details

AVANTASIA - Dee Snider & Bob Catley - 2015-10-02

AVANTASIA - Dee Snider & Bob Catley

2015-10-02 - TWISTED SISTER frontman Dee Snider is going to appear on the forthcoming AVANTASIA album »Ghostlights« out on January, 29th. Details

AVANTASIA - Michael Kiske on next album! - 2015-09-14

AVANTASIA - Michael Kiske on next album!

2015-09-14 - After Jorn Lande and Geoff Tate, a third very special guest can be announced: former HELLOWEEN & current UNISONIC vocalist Michael Kiske. Details

AVANTASIA - vocalist for new album and tour! - 2015-09-01

AVANTASIA - vocalist for new album and tour!

2015-09-01 - The first guest vocalist for the new AVANTASIA album and tour can be announced. Jorn Lande will appear on »Ghostlights« (out in January via Nuclear Blast). Details

AVANTASIA – is back; new album and world tour - 2015-07-15

AVANTASIA – is back; new album and world tour

2015-07-15 - The original is back! EDGUY frontman Tobias Sammet has returned to the studio to work on the new chapter of AVANTASIA. Details

AVANTASIA: Highest First Week Sales + Charts - 2013-05-09

AVANTASIA: Highest First Week Sales + Charts

2013-05-09 - The Mystery of Time, the latest release from German composer and vocalist Tobias Sammet's, Avantasia, released last week in North America, selling nearly... Details

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AVANTASIA "THE MYSTERY OF TIME" OUT NOW

2013-04-30 - GERMANY - The Mystery of Time, the latest release from German composer and vocalist Tobias Sammet's, Avantasia, is out now in North America on Nuclear Blast Records... Details

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AVANTASIA: "SLEEPWALKING" VIDEO NOW AVAILABLE

2013-03-22 - The AVANTASIA video for the song “Sleepwalking” is now available for viewing on the Nuclear Blast YouTube... Details

AVANTASIA: NEW ALBUM PREVIEW NOW ONLINE - 2013-03-13

AVANTASIA: NEW ALBUM PREVIEW NOW ONLINE

2013-03-13 - Once upon a time, in a haunted small town in England, a young occultist set off on a spiritual journey to explore The Mystery Of Time.
A video preview with snippets... Details

AVANTASIA: NEW ALBUM TRACK LYRIC VIDEO ONLINE - 2013-02-27

AVANTASIA: NEW ALBUM TRACK LYRIC VIDEO ONLINE

2013-02-27 - A lyric video for the hard-rockin’ AVANTASIA track “Invoke The Machine” - featuring Tobias Sammet and guest vocalist Ronnie Atkins of Pretty Maids - is now up on... Details

AVANTASIA: THE MYSTERY OF TIME ALBUM ARTWORK  - 2013-02-04

AVANTASIA: THE MYSTERY OF TIME ALBUM ARTWORK

2013-02-04 - Highly-acclaimed British fantasy artist Rodney Matthews (Thin Lizzy, Asia, Nazareth, Magnum) is the talent behind AVANTASIA’s album artwork for The Mystery Of Time. Details

AVANTASIA: ERIC MARTIN OF MR. BIG TO GUEST - 2013-01-14

AVANTASIA: ERIC MARTIN OF MR. BIG TO GUEST

2013-01-14 - Eric Martin, MR. BIG's inimitable & never-aging frontman, has just announced his participation as a guest vocalist on a duet for a track on AVANTASIA's latest album, The Myste Details

RONNIE ATKINS TO GUEST ON NEW AVANTASIA ALBUM - 2013-01-11

RONNIE ATKINS TO GUEST ON NEW AVANTASIA ALBUM

2013-01-11 - Pretty Maids vocalist Ronnie Atkins is the latest addition to the impressive list of guest vocalists on the latest rock opera by AVANTASIA, The Mystery Of Time, which will... Details

NEW AVANTASIA ALBUM TO FEATURE SAXON VOCALIST - 2012-12-11

NEW AVANTASIA ALBUM TO FEATURE SAXON VOCALIST

2012-12-11 - NWOBHM living legend Biff Byford of SAXON will be performing guest vocal duties on the latest rock opera by AVANTASIA, The Mystery Of Time. Watch studio footage taken... Details

AVANTASIA - Wacken show live on TV on ... - 2011-08-02

AVANTASIA - Wacken show live on TV on ...

2011-08-02 - On Saturday, August 6th, in front of more than 80,000 fans, Tobias Sammet and his AVANTASIA project will headline the last night of Wacken Open Air, the biggest Heavy Metal .. Details

AVANTASIA - DVD charts at number one! - 2011-03-31

AVANTASIA - DVD charts at number one!

2011-03-31 - The new Avantasia 4-disc box „The Flying Opera - Around The World In 20 Days - Live“ has entered the official Austrian charts at #1. In Germany the double DVD that comes ... Details

AVANTASIA – DVD out March 18th - 2011-03-10

AVANTASIA – DVD out March 18th

2011-03-10 - It is one of the most anticipated Heavy Metal DVDs of the year: On March 18th the wait will be over! Started only as a studio project, in 2008 Avantasia embarked on a world... Details

AVANTASIA - New DVD artwork revealed! - 2011-01-07

AVANTASIA - New DVD artwork revealed!

2011-01-07 - While you are reading these lines the editors are putting the finishing touches on the forthcoming Avantasia double DVD (concert film and documentary) "The Flying Opera - A... Details

AVANTASIA DVD TO BE RELEASED IN SPRING 2011! - 2010-12-14

AVANTASIA DVD TO BE RELEASED IN SPRING 2011!

2010-12-14 - Rumors keep circulating about a forthcoming Avantasia Live-DVD and now we can confirm they are true! Early next year a double-DVD and 2-CD set will be out on Nuclear Blast ... Details

AVANTASIA is back - tour starts in Pratteln! - 2010-12-02

AVANTASIA is back - tour starts in Pratteln!

2010-12-02 - "The time has come - We are back on the road! Yesterday the tour started in Switzerland and it was a blast for all of us and I am sure for all of our fans as well. The band .. Details

AVANTASIA - Comes to Brazil and Japan! - 2010-09-14

AVANTASIA - Comes to Brazil and Japan!

2010-09-14 - In December Avantasia will set off on a world tour to bring the prestigious "Metal Opera" onto stages around the world. Featuring frontmen Tobias Sammet, ex-Helloween companio Details

Avantasia - Tour & Guests! - 2010-09-09

Avantasia - Tour & Guests!

2010-09-09 - In November the all-star ensemble Avantasia will embark on their first worldwide indoor arena tour ever and write a new chapter in Heavy Metal history. Kicking off in Pratteln Details

AVANTASIA - The Metal Opera comes to town - first tourdates! - 2010-08-17

AVANTASIA - The Metal Opera comes to town - f

2010-08-17 - At the end of the year a huge allstar ensemble will hit the road to bring Avantasia on stage once more. The first six shows are now confirmed, and more dates will follow - mor Details

AVANTASIA - THE METAL OPERA COMES TO TOWN + HEADLINING THE WACKEN OPEN AIR 2011 - 2010-08-09

AVANTASIA - THE METAL OPERA COMES TO TOWN + H

2010-08-09 - "It's gonna be a once-in-a-lifetime affair!" said Avantasia mainman Tobias Sammet when the allstar project set off on a world tour a few years ago. And although it seemed to b Details

AVANTASIA - Take the charts by storm!! - 2010-04-16

AVANTASIA - Take the charts by storm!!

2010-04-16 - The fabulous AVANTASIA double pack "The Wicked Symphony" & "Angel Of Babylon" charted on a sensational #2 in Germany, which was not the only strike. The records ... Details

AVANTASIA - Entered the German charts on #2 - 2010-04-13

AVANTASIA - Entered the German charts on #2

2010-04-13 - Tobias Sammet did it! A fantastic chart entry on #2 with "The Wicked Symphony" and "Angel Of Babylon". Two ... Details

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AVANTASIA - Clip "Dying For An Angel" - Watch

2010-03-17 - You can now watch the videoclip for the AVANTASIA track „Dying For An Angel" on www.myspace.com and rock your ass of! The number appears on their new record „The Wicked Sympho Details

AVANTASIA - The final countdown! - 2010-03-16

AVANTASIA - The final countdown!

2010-03-16 - On April 3rd the two long awaited new Avantasia masterpieces "The Wicked Symphony" and "Angel Of Babylon" will hit music stores. As previously reported you can check out first Details

AVANTASIA - new song online - 2010-03-04

AVANTASIA - new song online

2010-03-04 - On April 3rd the two brand new Avantasia albums "The Wicked Symphony" and "Angel Of Babylon" will be released. The two albums be released seperately, but also in a deluxe edit Details

AVANTASIA - Deluxe Boxset available! - 2010-02-23

AVANTASIA - Deluxe Boxset available!

2010-02-23 - On April 3rd the new Avantasia epic will be released in two chapters called "The Wicked Symphony" and "Angel Of Babylon". The two albums are the continuation of the trilogy th Details

NEW AVANTASIA SONG TITLES REVEALED - 2010-02-08

NEW AVANTASIA SONG TITLES REVEALED

2010-02-08 - On April 3rd a new chapter in Avantasia's history will be written. And what a chapter: Tobias won't just release another chapter in the history of Avantasia, but he will relea Details

AVANTASIA - New video featuring Klaus Meine! - 2010-02-04

AVANTASIA - New video featuring Klaus Meine!

2010-02-04 - On April 3rd the new Avantasia albums "The Wicked Symphony / Angel Of Babylon" will be released. As previously reported the album will feature a long list of guest musicians s Details

AVANTASIA - Legendary Kiss-Axeman Bruce Kulick on guitars! - 2010-01-04

AVANTASIA - Legendary Kiss-Axeman Bruce Kulic

2010-01-04 - He has played for Meat Loaf during the Bat Out Of Hell tour, he has been responsible for the lead guitars on Kiss-classics such as 'Crazy, Crazy Nights' and 'God Gave Rock'n'R Details

AVANTASIA - Monument for Tobias Sammet! - 2009-12-10

AVANTASIA - Monument for Tobias Sammet!

2009-12-10 - In the name of Odin - Father Christmas has got some amazing present for you here at tobiassammet.com. Are you a true Avantasia-warrior? If so, then get ready to take your chan Details

AVANTASIA - new record to be issued as double album! - 2009-11-11

AVANTASIA - new record to be issued as double

2009-11-11 - Tobias has just decided that there is too much material to put it all on one album. So the next chapter of Avantasia will be spread over two albums... Details

AVANTASIA - plenty of guests for the next album announced! - 2009-09-09

AVANTASIA - plenty of guests for the next alb

2009-09-09 - Tobias Sammet announces plenty of guests for the next AVANTASIA album - out in spring 2010 . Recently SCORPIONS vocalist Klaus Meine was in the studio to record a duet with To Details

AVANTASIA - Album news and interview! - 2009-08-05

AVANTASIA - Album news and interview!

2009-08-05 - After the tremendous success of his latest AVANTASIA effort "The Scarecrow" which was among the twenty best selling album in Europe upon its release, which went on the charts Details

AVANTASIA - First chart entries for SCARECROW - 2008-02-05

AVANTASIA - First chart entries for SCARECROW

2008-02-05 - The first chart notations for "Scarecrow", the new masterpiece of Tobias Sammet's AVANTASIA are published! Details

AVANTASIA - Signing sessions for The Scarecrow - 2008-01-17

AVANTASIA - Signing sessions for The Scarecro

2008-01-17 - It`s this year`s most sensational return - Tobias Sammet`s legendary llstar Metal-Opera AVANTASIA with its new chapter "The Scarecrow"! In time for the album release on Januar Details

AVANTASIA - Tobias Sammet on air! - 2008-01-04

AVANTASIA - Tobias Sammet on air!

2008-01-04 - EDGUY singer Tobias Sammet will be the featured guest on Germany's biggest rock and metal radio show, "HR3 Hard 'n' Heavy - die lange harte Nacht", this Friday night, January Details

AVANTASIA – video premiere @ MySpace! - 2007-12-21

AVANTASIA – video premiere @ MySpace!

2007-12-21 - On Friday, December 21, the new video of AVANTASIA, "Carry Me Over" will have it´s official world premiere at MySpace Germany! So make sure to check out this fantastic song an Details

AVANTASIA - Album trailer online now! - 2007-12-06

AVANTASIA - Album trailer online now!

2007-12-06 - The brand new album trailer for AVANTASIA´s upcoming masterpiece, "The Scarecrow", is online now. ... Details

AVANTASIA - hit top ten german single charts! - 2007-11-27

AVANTASIA - hit top ten german single charts!

2007-11-27 - It`s another true sensation in the 20 year-history of NUCLEAR BLAST: yesterday was the first time a NB single charted in the top ten of the German single charts!!! Who else th Details

AVANTASIA - surgergy and wacken confirmation! - 2007-08-10

AVANTASIA - surgergy and wacken confirmation!

2007-08-10 - A lot of you will have missed AVANTASIA - mastermind Tobi Sammet at the signing session and press conference at this year`s Wacken Open Air. In the meantime it has been announ Details

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