2017 is fast approaching and with it the release of the new Ayreon album. We now have 9 singers and 3 instrumentalists revealed. The 3 new singers revealed are: Tobias Sammet of Avantasia and Edguy- playing the role of “The Captain” , Michael Eriksen of Circus Maximus and Nils K. Rue from the Norwegian band Pagan’s Mind playing the role of “The Prophet”.
Arjen Comments: “That’s right, it’s my favorite rival Tobias Sammet of Avantasia and Edguy. And what an amazing job he did! I’m thrilled to have finally found the perfect role for him on an Ayreon album.”
“You’re so right, it’s indeed the mighty Michael Eriksen of the great Circus Maximus! Cool voice huh? So great to finally work with him, and we had so much fun “
“Oh yes indeed, it’s Nils K. Rue from the fantastic Norwegian band Pagan’s Mind! I’ve been wanting to work with Nils for years, I’m glad it finally happened. Great job, Nils!”
what do you think of the lineup so far? excited?