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AVANTASIA: Bruce Kulick on New Album

He’s become part of rock history as the lead guitarist of KISS, MICHAEL BOLTON, MEAT LOAF and GRAND FUNK RAILROAD. And like a bat out of hell, he was back in the studio to record some lead guitars for the new AVANTASIA album. Guitar legend, solo artist and Tobi‘s dear friend Bruce Kulick! AVANTASIA‘s new album Ghostlights… Read more »


Ronnie Atkins of PRETTY MAIDS Joins AVANTASIA

Fans in Europe and Asia have already had the pleasure to see the Danish rocker on stage with the metal opera. Now the whole world is going to get their share of PRETTY MAIDS‘ powerhouse Ronnie Atkins. He will not only appear on the new AVANTASIA album Ghostlights, he will also join the massive all-star lineup on stage around the globe… Read more »


AVANTASIA – Michael Kiske on new album & tour!

In January, the new AVANTASIA album Ghostlights will hit the stores via Nuclear Blast: After Jorn Lande and Geoff Tate, a third very special guest can be announced: former HELLOWEEN & current UNISONIC vocalist Michael Kiske. Michael will not only appear on the album, he will also join AVANTASIA on the Ghostlights World Tour 2016. “I… Read more »


Avantasia Release New Album Preview Online

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 of tracks from AVANTASIA’s upcoming album is now up on Nuclear Blast’s YouTube channel AVANTASIA’s latest rock opera will be released in North America… Read more »


Avantasia Release New Album Track Lyric Video

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 Nuclear Blast’s YouTube channel: “Invoke The Machine” comes from AVANTASIA’s upcoming The Mystery Of Time album, due out in North America on April 30th. AVANTASIA’s latest rock opera… Read more »


Avantasia Unveil The Mystery Of Time Album Artwork

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. States AVANTASIA mastermind Tobias Sammet: “It is a great honor for me to have Rodney create the artwork . . . Since the new album is a conceptual album and its story… Read more »


Saxon Vocalist Biff Byford Guests On New Avantasia Album

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 by AVANTASIA frontman/mastermind Tobias Sammet in Brighton, England on AVANTASIA’s official YouTube channel. Musicians also confirmed to make appearances on The Mystery Of Time – slated for… Read more »