JOE LYNN TURNER To Guest Vocal on Avantasia Project
Vocalist Joe Lynn Turner (Rainbow, Deep Purple, Yngwie Malmsteen) has been confirmed as one of the guest musicians who will appear on The Mystery Of Time, the new album from Edguy frontman Tobias Sammet’s Avantasia project. Also scheduled to make appearances on the CD are Michael Kiske (Unisonic,Helloween), Saxon frontman Biff Byford, former KISS guitarist Bruce Kulick, drummer Russell Gilbrook of Uriah Heep, Ayreon mastermind Arjen Lucassen (also ex-Bodine, Vengeance), Ronnie Atkins of Pretty Maids and Mr. Big frontman Eric Martin.
“The Mystery Of Time” track listing:
02. The Watchmakers’ Dream
03. Black Orchid
04. Where Clock Hands Freeze
06. Savior In The Clockwork
07. Invoke The Machine
08. What’s Left Of Me
09. Dweller In A Dream
10. The Great Mystery
Immediately after the release of “The Mystery Of Time”, a metal opera based on a story written by Sammet, the band will embark on a full-fledged indoor tour, during which the band and special guests will bring the epic undertaking to the stage.
Since the performances will embrace all the different eras and history of Avantasia, these shows will feature an extended playing time and the entire evening will be dedicated to Avantasia with no support acts.