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Tag Archives: Avantasia

R.I.P former Angra vocalist André Matos (1971-2019)

Posted by on June 10, 2019

Former Angra vocalist, André Matos has passed away on Saturday (8th). The news broke out during the afternoon by a series of Facebook posts from ex-Angra drummer Ricardo Confessori, who also played with Matos in Shaman, Shaman, and Angra. Former and current Angra members have been paying their respects to the late Brazilian singer as […]

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Metal By Numbers 3/27: Fallujah light the way

Posted by on March 27, 2019

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   So you couldn’t get Metallica tickets, huh? Yeah, me neither. Not because of bots but because I don’t have the time or money to fly my ass across the country to see this […]

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Metal By Numbers 3/20: Tesla make a shocking debut

Posted by on March 20, 2019

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   Man, I remember a mere a few weeks ago I was breezing through this column. Now so many albums have been added. Either that or I’m just slow and haven’t had enough caffeine. […]

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Metal By Numbers 3/13: Demon Hunter have a double debut

Posted by on March 13, 2019

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   I feel like I see double on the charts more so now than I ever have in my years of writing this column. For months we’ve had at least two to three bands […]

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Metal By Numbers 3/6: Dream Theater go the distance

Posted by on March 6, 2019

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   I’ve been sitting here the last few minutes trying to write an opening paragraph that isn’t just about how much I enjoy the new Dream Theater album, but I’m just so happy I […]

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Metal By Numbers 2/27: Avantasia are glowing on the charts

Posted by on February 27, 2019

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   I’m not sure if 2019 is moving slowly or not, but I do know that it feels like its been forever since I was able to just sit down and listen to a […]

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Avantasia release lyric video for “Starlight”

Posted by on February 26, 2019

Avantasia, the power metal project created by Edguy’s Tobias Sammet, has released a lyric video for their latest single “Starlight.” The song, which features guest vocals from Pretty Maids’ Ronnie Atkins, is the third single from the band’s eighth studio album, Moonglow, released via Nuclear Blast Records on February 15. The follow-up to 2016’s Ghostlights features […]

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New & Noteworthy: February 22nd, 2019: New Releases Over Time

Posted by on February 22, 2019

New & Noteworthy is a weekly column in which we highlight some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. This week brings new music from Dream Theater, Overkill, and more. You can check out the last New & Noteworthy, and the latest sales numbers in Metal By Numbers. Be sure to […]

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Album Review: Avantasia’s ‘Moonglow’

Posted by on February 18, 2019

When you expect greatness from every album a band makes, it will obviously add a bit of pressure. It’s safe to say many musicians are perfectionists that have spent countless hours working on a hopeful brand new masterpiece. These creations aren’t always a success either. However, when it comes to Edguy’s Tobias Sammet’s Avantasia project, […]

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Avantasia premiere “Moonglow” music video

Posted by on February 15, 2019

Today (15th) Avantasia’s new album Moonglow has finally arrived via Nuclear Blast. To celebrate Edguy’s Tobias Sammet’s project, the mastermind has premiered the music video for the title track. “Moonglow” is one of the shortest songs from the album as it also features Blackmore’s Night singer Candice Night. We recently caught up with Sammet as […]

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