2011-08-06 - Wacken Open Air 2011, Wacken

August 06th, 2011

Avantasia Wacken 2011 poster


Avantasia played at Wacken festival 2011 on August 6th 2011, in the small town of Wacken in Schleswig-Holstein, northern Germany.

They played at 'True Metal Stage'.
Running Time: 20:00pm - 21:30pm.


The line-up was the same others shows, nothing changed, just the concert was shorter. Only 1 hour and half.

They didn't played 'The Tower' and 'Stargazer' (which usually sang by Kiske in other shows). They also quitted 'Serpents In Paradise', 'In Quest For', 'Runaway Train' and 'The Toy Master'.

You can see in the poster other bands they'll play Judas Priest, Motorhead, Blind Guardian, Ozzy Osbourne, Airbourne, Apocalyptica, Sepultura, Kreator, Primal Fear, Helloween, Rhapsody of Fire, Iced Earth, Van Canto and much more...

For more information check the official Wacken website.

Tobias Sammet: "We didn't want to play at Wacken but it was very tempting to make an exclusive appearance in 2011. Our only show in 2011 will be at Wacken festival. It was not destined to happen, but they call us and what can you do? The offer to play at Wacken was too good to turn down."


01. Twisted Mind
02. The Scarecrow
03. Promised Land
04. Story Ain't Over
05. Reach Out For The Light
06. Dying For An Angel
07. Death Is Just A Feeling
08. Lost In Space
09. Farewell
10. Wicked Symphony
11. Shelter from the Rain
12. Avantasia
13. Sign of the Cross & Seven Angels


Whole show webcast by NDR.de