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758 fans
Country: Germany
Label: Nuclear Blast Records

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Formed in: 1999
Broke up: 2002-2006

2000- Symphonic power metal

Line-up

Current members:
1999-2002  Tobias Sammet - vocals, keyboards
› 2003-2006  -//- vocals
› 2007-  -//- vocals, bass
2006-  Sascha Paeth - guitars
2006-  Michael "Miro" Rodenberg - keyboards, orchestration
2012-  Russell Gilbrook - drums
Former musicians:
2000-2002  Alex Holzwarth - drums
› 2009-2010  -//-
2000-2002  Henjo Richter - guitars
2000-2002  Markus Grosskopf - bass
2006-2012  Eric Singer - drums
› 2007  -//- vocals
Live musicians:
2008  Andre Matos - vocals
2008  Robert Hunecke-Rizzo - bass, backing vocals
› 2011  -//- bass
2008  Kai Hansen - vocals
› 2010-2011  -//- guitars, vocals
2008  Jørn Lande - vocals
› 2010-2011  -//-
2008  Cloudy Yang - backing vocals
2008  Amanda Somerville - vocals
› 2010-2011  -//-
› 2013  -//-
2008  Felix Bohnke - drums
› 2011  -//-
2008  Oliver Hartmann - vocals
› 2010  -//-
› 2011  -//- guitars
› 2013  -//-
2008  Bob Catley - vocals
› 2010-2011  -//-
› 2013-  -//-
2010  Henjo Richter - guitars
2010-2011  Michael Kiske - vocals
› 2013  -//-
2013  Thomas Rettke - vocals
2013  Paul Christensen - vocals
2013  Eric Martin - vocals
Guest musicians:
2000-2002  Michael Kiske - vocals
› 2007-2013  -//-
2000-2002  Jens Ludwig - guitars
2000-2002  David DeFeis - vocals
2001  Timo Tolkki - vocals
› 2002  -//- guitars
2001-2002  Kai Hansen - vocals
› 2008  -//- guitars
2001-2002  Frank Tischer - piano
2001-2002  Norman Meiritz - guitars
2001-2002  Ralf Zdiarstek - vocals
› 2010  -//-
2001-2002  Robert "Rob" Rock - vocals
2001-2002  Oliver Hartmann - vocals
› 2007-2013  -//- guitars, vocals
2001-2002  Sharon Janny den Adel - vocals
2001-2002  Andre Matos - vocals
› 2010  -//-
2002  Bob Catley - vocals
› 2008-2013  -//-
2002  Eric Singer - drums
2007-2010  Henjo Richter - guitars
2007-2010  Jørn Lande - vocals
› 2015-2016  -//-
2007-2013  Amanda Somerville - vocals
2008  Rudolf Schenker - guitars
2008  Roy Sætre Khantatat - vocals
2008  Alice Cooper - vocals
2008-2010  Cinzia Hunecke Rizzo - backing vocals
2008-2013  Cloudy Yang - vocals
2008-2013  Thomas Rettke - vocals
2010  Simon Oberender - hammond organ
2010  Russell Allen - vocals
2010  Jens Johansson - keyboards
2010  Klaus Meine - vocals
2010  Jon Oliva - vocals
2010  Tim Owens - vocals
2010  Alex Holzwarth - drums
2010  Felix Bohnke - drums
2010-2013  Bruce Kulick - guitars
2012-2013  Joe Lynn Turner - vocals
2012-2013  Paul Christensen - vocals
2012-2013  Biff Byford - vocals
2012-2013  Arjen Anthony Lucassen - guitars
2013  Eric Martin - vocals
2013  Robert Hunecke-Rizzo - choir vocals
2013  Ferdy Doernberg - organ

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CD & EP / Other releases / Videos

2001 | 8.7 The Metal Opera Part I
2002 | 8.5 The Metal Opera Part II
2007 | 7.4 Lost In Space Part I [EP]
2007 | 7.5 Lost In Space Part II [EP]
2008 | 8.1 The Scarecrow
2010 | 7.8 Angel Of Babylon
2010 | 8.1 The Wicked Symphony
2013 | 7.9 The Mystery Of Time
 
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Photo galleries

06.08.2011 Wacken Open Air 2011 - Day 3: Saturday by Promonex
31.07.2008 Wacken Open Air - Wacken, Germany, 31st July-2nd August 2008 by Baz Anderson
26.07.2008 Rockin' Field Festival 2008 - Milan, Italy, 26th July-2008 by Mariamne




News / Concerts / Interviews

News
28.08.2015 Avantasia - Jørn Lande On New Album And Tour
15.07.2015 Avantasia - New Album And Tour In 2016
26.03.2015 Avantasia - 'The Metal Opera' Pt. 1 & 2 To Be Reissued On Vinyl
22.03.2013 Avantasia - New Video Online
19.03.2013 Avantasia - New Single Announced
09.03.2013 Avantasia - Release Excerpts From New Album
 
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Interviews
15.03.2010 with Tobias Sammet

Concerts
04.03.2016 GER, Berlin
05.03.2016 GER, Hamburg (1)
06.03.2016 GER, Bremen
08.03.2016 GBR, London (1)
09.03.2016 FRA, Paris
11.03.2016 ESP, Barcelona (1)
12.03.2016 ESP, Madrid
15.03.2016 GER, Langen
16.03.2016 CZE, Prague
18.03.2016 GER, Kaufbeuren
19.03.2016 GER, Bamberg
20.03.2016 GER, Oberhausen
22.03.2016 ITA, Milano
24.03.2016 SUI, Pratteln
25.03.2016 SUI, Pratteln
27.03.2016 SVK, Banská Bystrica (1)
28.03.2016 SVK, Bratislava
28.03.2016 AUT, Nassfeld - Full Metal Mountain 2016
31.03.2016 GER, Saarbrücken
01.04.2016 GER, Ludwigsburg
02.04.2016 GER, Fulda

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