Tobias Sammet


Avantasia – Moonglow

When Avantasia first became a thing, nobody really knew what to expect. An ambitious project, as demonstrated by their impressive 2-part debut, The Metal...

A Ghost in the Moon: An Interview With Tobias Sammet of Avantasia

Few bands create as much buzz as Avantasia. Unlike many of the so-called "super groups" out there, it never felt like a cash grab....

Avantasia – Ghostlights

To say that there are high expectations when a new Avantasia album is coming out, doesn't really cut it. It's more than that. It's impatience and excitement...

Edguy – Space Police – Defenders of the Crown

Tobias Sammet is a little bit like Andy Kaufmann, the famous American comedian who was notorious for pulling pranks that left people wondering whether...

Sascha Paeth (Avantasia) Interview @ PPM 2013

"We are traveling the world under good conditions, we play for quite some people, usually the shows are really packed and the response is great. It's just great, what more do you want?"

Avantasia – The Mystery of Time

Avantasia’s legendary Metal Operas are the main reason I am into Power Metal to this day. I've always admired Tobias’ ability to link the two seemingly...


The Dark Side of Business: An Interview with Scott Ian Lewis of Carnifex

Scott Ian Lewis on the dangerous state of live music, comics, and Necromanteum

Get Ready for Wacken 2023

Get ready to unleash your metal power because Wacken Open Air is back with a bang for its 2023 edition! Mark your calendars for...