Barcelona is commonly known for it’s great weather, beautiful countryside and culture. It is now becoming known for one of the best metal festivals held in Europe. Rock Fest 2017 will host some of the biggest acts in the hard rock and metal genres. Aerosmith, Deep Purple, Alice Cooper and many more. The three day festival starts June 30th and runs until July 2nd. You can follow the link in this article to get your tickets now and also find out more information about the fest. ROCK HARD, RIDE FREE!
BLACKMORE’S NIGHT is releasing their brand new album, Dancer And The Moon, on June 11th in North America on Frontiers Records. The album will be released in two editions; as a CD and a digipak deluxe edition with a bonus DVD that includes music videos of ‘Dancer And The Moon’ and of ‘The Moon Is Shining (Somewhere Over The Sea)’, plus an extensive interview with Ritchie Blackmore and Candice Night. Continue reading BLACKMORE’S NIGHT – New Album Due In June, To Feature RAINBOW Cover And Tribute To JON LORD
On March 29th, the new AVANTASIA album, The Mystery Of Time, will hit stores as a regular CD, limited edition vinyl and a limited collector’s deluxe edition.
The Backstage section of Tobiassammet.com is where fans can hear
the first impressions of the album. You have to register first, but it’s all for free.
The cover artwork for The Mystery Of Time, hand-painted by world famous British fantasy painter Rodney Matthews, and the tracklisting can be seen below: Continue reading AVANTASIA – Audio Excepts From The Mystery Of Time Available
Music Review: Avantasia
CD: The Mystery of Time
Label: Nuclear Blast Records
Availability: March 30th, 2013
by: TJ Fowler
When I saw that Avantasia was due to release a new album I was immediately interested in giving it a listen as I always found Tobias Sammet to be an excellent singer(and one of the only singers I have heard to sound like Bruce Dickinson) and his other band Edguy I always thought were very talented musicians and songwriters. I had never listened to a lot of Avantasia before this so I was somewhat going in blind. So what did I get with Avantasia’s ‘The Mystery of Time’? Well it wasn’t exactly what I was expecting but it also was by no means a disappointment. Continue reading Music Review: Avantasia CD: The Mystery of Time
Guitar legend YNGWIE MALMSTEEN is featured in a new video interview with Seymour Duncan discussing his career, how he achieves his guitar tone, and some playing tips for guitar players.
Malmsteen recently announced a string of North American tour dates in support of his new album, Spellbound. Continue reading YNGWIE MALMSTEEN – Gear Talk With Seymour Duncan In New Video Interview