Quantcast

Tag Archives: Avantasia

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 […]

Read more

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 […]

Read more

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 […]

Read more

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 […]

Read more

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, […]

Read more

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 […]

Read more

New & Noteworthy: February 15th, 2019: Newnglow

Posted by on February 15, 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 Avantasia and Rotting Christ, a variance you won’t find anywhere else but the metal world. You can check out the last New & Noteworthy, and the […]

Read more

Top Ten tours we’re looking forward to in 2019

Posted by on February 1, 2019

With 2019 just underway, it’s time to start preparing for the year’s most anticipated touring cycles. Here are ten North American treks we’re looking forward to see so far. 10) Children of Bodom (w/ Swallow the Sun, Wolfheart) Finland’s Children of Bodom will be hitting the road this March in support of their tenth studio album, Hexed, […]

Read more

Avantasia’s Tobias Sammet – “heavy metal and Rock n’ Roll is not about making sense”

Posted by on January 31, 2019

Tobias Sammet’s Avantasia project’s new album Moonglow will be released on February 15th via Nuclear Blast (pre-order here). The record is the follow-up to 2016’s Ghostlights, which brought the heavy metal project to North America for the first time. We spoke to Sammet on the upcoming record, touring plans, dissect a few songs, and more. […]

Read more

Avantasia premiere “Moonglow” lyric video

Posted by on January 25, 2019

We are three weeks away until Avantasia’s new album Moonglow arrives on February 15th via Nuclear Blast. We’ve already heard the eleven minute single “The Raven Child,” and today (25th), the Tobias Sammet (Edguy) project has unveiled the titled track “Moonglow.” Surprisingly, the song is under four months long. However, as expected, the track is […]

Read more