Avantasia played at Sweden Rock Festival 2013 (Update)


After their indoor shows in Europe, they continue with the festival season. After Spain their next stop was Sweden Rock Festival, where they played together with Kiss, Rush, Status Quo, Saxon, Accept, Candlemass, Ufo, Krokus, Amon Amarth, Sonata Arctica, Doro, Demon, Paradise Lost, Hardline, Amaranthe, Vader, Civil War, Axxis and many more. Avantasia was scedule to enter the stage at 00:00 o’clock for a 2 hours show. (pic by Jonny Gustavsson)





Here is the set-list:

The setlist:01. Intro ‘Also Sprach Zarathustra‘ (A Space Odyssey soundtrack) & 02. Spectres (Sammet)
03. Invoke The Machine (Atkins/Sammet)
04. Black Orchid (Sammet/Atkins)
05. Prelude & Reach Out For The Light (Kiske/Sammet)
06. Avantasia (Kiske/Sammet)
07. The Story Ain’t Over (Catley/Sammet)
87. The Great Mystery (Sammet/Catley)
09. Dying For An Angel (Sammet/Eric Martin)
10. Promised Land (Eric Martin/Sammet)
11. Farewell (Sammet/Somerville)
12. Shelter From The Rain (Kiske/Sammet/Catley)
13. The Scarecrow (Atkins/Sammet)
14. Savior in the Clockwork (Atkins/Sammet/Martin)
15. Twisted Mind (Atkins/Martin)
16. Lost In Space (Sammet)
17. Introduction of musicians & The Sign Of The Cross & The Seven Angels (Everybody)


Mickael Andersson commented on his twitter account: “Avantasia thank you guys for an incredible show once again at Sweden Rock Festival. The best act on the festival, as I expected. Tobias rules.” Dennis Brattefelt said: “Tobias, holy shit that was a good show. Thank you so much for making my Sweden Rock-experience so fucking great!” Una Aleksic commented: “Avantasia at Sweden Rock last night was beyond words. I don’t know what else to say. Perfection. Great job.



You can check a photo album by Livepixxx-event of Avantasia here. And here are a lot of pictures of audience of Sweden Rock Festival 2013.


Amanda Somerville Blog

Reach out for the Light

Sign of the Cross/The Seven Angels live