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Ghostlights

Avantasia

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
January 29th, 2016
Catalog ID:
NB 3635-2 / 27361 36352
Label:
Nuclear Blast
Format:
CD
Reviews:
10 reviews (avg. 78%)
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2. Let the Storm Descend upon You 12:09   Show lyrics
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3. The Haunting 04:42   Show lyrics
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4. Seduction of Decay 07:18   Show lyrics
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5. Ghostlights 05:43   Show lyrics
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6. Draconian Love 04:58   Show lyrics
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7. Master of the Pendulum 05:01   Show lyrics
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8. Isle of Evermore 04:28   Show lyrics
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9. Babylon Vampyres 07:09   Show lyrics
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10. Lucifer 03:48   Show lyrics
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11. Unchain the Light 05:03   Show lyrics
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12. A Restless Heart and Obsidian Skies 05:53   Show lyrics
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Band members
Tobias Sammet Vocals [as Aaron Blackwell], Bass (additional), Keyboards (additional)
Sascha Paeth Guitars (lead, rhythm), Bass, Keyboards
Michael Rodenberg Keyboards, Orchestration
Guest/Session
Herbie Langhans Vocals [as Eclipse] (track 6)
Robert Mason Vocals [as Scientist I] (tracks 2, 9)
Bruce Kulick Guitars (lead) (tracks 9, 10, 12)
Oliver Hartmann Guitars (lead) (tracks 2, 5, 9 , 11)
Felix Bohnke Drums
Dee Snider Vocals [as Nightmare] (track 3)
Geoff Tate Vocals [as Scientist II] (track 4)
Marco Hietala Vocals [as The Watchmaker] (track 7)
Sharon den Adel Vocals [as Muse] (track 8)
Michael Kiske Vocals [as Mystic] (tracks 5, 11)
Ronnie Atkins Vocals [as Magician] (tracks 2, 11)
Bob Catley Vocals [as Spirit] (track 12)
Jørn Lande Vocals [as Temptation] (tracks 2, 5, 10)
Miscellaneous staff
Thomas Ewerhard Cover art, Layout
Sheena Sear Engineering
Alex Kuehr Photography
Tobias Sammet Producer
Sascha Paeth Producer, Engineering, Mixing
Miro Mastering
Tobias Sammet Vocals [as Aaron Blackwell], Bass (additional), Keyboards (additional)
Sascha Paeth Guitars (lead, rhythm), Bass, Keyboards
Michael Rodenberg Keyboards, Orchestration
Herbie Langhans Vocals [as Eclipse] (track 6)
Robert Mason Vocals [as Scientist I] (tracks 2, 9)
Bruce Kulick Guitars (lead) (tracks 9, 10, 12)
Oliver Hartmann Guitars (lead) (tracks 2, 5, 9 , 11)
Felix Bohnke Drums
Dee Snider Vocals [as Nightmare] (track 3)
Geoff Tate Vocals [as Scientist II] (track 4)
Marco Hietala Vocals [as The Watchmaker] (track 7)
Sharon den Adel Vocals [as Muse] (track 8)
Michael Kiske Vocals [as Mystic] (tracks 5, 11)
Ronnie Atkins Vocals [as Magician] (tracks 2, 11)
Bob Catley Vocals [as Spirit] (track 12)
Jørn Lande Vocals [as Temptation] (tracks 2, 5, 10)
Thomas Ewerhard Cover art, Layout
Sheena Sear Engineering
Alex Kuehr Photography
Tobias Sammet Producer
Sascha Paeth Producer, Engineering, Mixing
Miro Mastering
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Album is signed in loving memory of Tobias Sammet's father, Ernst Sammet, who died on December 21st, 2013.

Official music videos:
— "Mystery of a Blood Red Rose"
— "Draconian Love"
Official lyric video:
— "Mystery of a Blood Red Rose"
— "Ghostlights"

Recording information:

Written, recorded, produced, mixed and mastered between October 2014 and November 2015.
Mixed and mastered at Gatestudio, Wolfsburg.

Identifiers:

Barcode: 7 27361 36352 9

Added by: Syarifiyat Modified by: Krister Jensen
Added on: 2015-11-13 06:45:50 Last modified on: 2019-04-10 02:57:20