AVANTASIA, the metal opera project founded by EDGUY frontman Tobias Sammet, has issued the following update:
"After the breathtaking success of the first ever Avantasia world tour as well as festival appearances at Sweden Rock and Masters Of Rock in Czech Republic in front of more than 20,000 crazy fans, Tobias' all star project Avantasia are setting off to play Romania and Italy this weekend. Avantasia will celebrate their farewell from the stages playing the Sziget festival Hungary and headlining the world's biggest Heavy Metal Festival, Wacken Open Air in Northern Germany in front of 80,000 people on Friday 1st of August right after midnight."
Avantasia's tour schedule is now as follows:
July 24 - Festivalul Peninsula - Tirgu Mures, Transylvania
July 26 - Rockin Field Festival - Italy
July 31 - Wacken Open Air - Wacken, Germany
August 13 - Sziget Festival - Budapest, Hungary