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Ayreon - New Song Streaming Online

The first new track from Ayreon's new offering, The Source, has been made available online! It's the 13-minute album opener "The Day That The World Breaks Down". You can hear the first full track and watch the behind-the-scenes video below. The song features all 11 main guest singers. Enjoy!

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Posted: 27.01.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (14)


Ayreon - Unveil New Album Tracklist

Today, you can discover another piece of the puzzle from The Source, Ayreon's anticipated new album. Arjen has unveiled the album's tracklist, it will be a double album, as well as the full line-up of guests. Just a few days ago, the band also revealed the album cover but the release date is still under wraps.

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Posted: 25.01.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (6)


Ayreon - New Album Title And Cover Revealed

Huge news just in for Ayreon fans! The prog group has been working on a new album to finally follow The Theory Of Everything from 2013. They are also doing three special best of shows this year. About the new album, it will be called The Source and Arjen Anthony Lucassen just revealed its cover. Feast your eyes on it below.

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Posted: 19.01.2017 by Mehdi Taba | Comments (21)


Ayreon - Two Shows Sold Out, Third Show Added

It looks like the Ayreon shows are in great demand! Just days ago, the band announced their first ever shows that will take place on the 15th and 16th of September 2017 at 013 in Tilburg, The Netherlands. Now, however, a third show has been added on Sunday the 17th after the first two sold out! Tickets for this 3rd show are on sale right now.

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Posted: 24.11.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (5)


Ayreon - Best Of Live Shows Announced, Arjen To Perform

Ayreon live shows? That's right, it's happening! In 2017, Ayreon is going to be live on stage in a full-on rock show extravaganza. It's two nights only, on the 15th and 16th of September 2017 at 013 in Tilburg, The Netherlands. The show is called Ayreon Universe and will feature songs from all Ayreon albums (including from the upcoming release on Mascot Label Group), plus a few fan favorites from Star One. And tons of special guests! Arjen will make a special appearance performing live on stage.

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Posted: 22.11.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (7)


Ayreon - Floor Jansen, Hansi Kürsch, Guthrie Govan Among New Album Guests

Judging by the guests announced so far, it looks like Ayreon's new album will be stellar. In the last few days, mastermind Arjen Anthony Lucassen has been revealing some of the guests. You can start discovering more about the album today. Guitarist Guthrie Govan (The Aristocrats, Steven Wilson) is the latest confirmation. He will be doing a guitar solo on the new album and so will Paul Gilbert. Furthermore, Hansi Kürsch from Blind Guardian, Floor Jansen of Nightwish, Simone Simons of Epica, Tommy Rogers of Between The Buried And Me, James LaBrie (Dream Theater) and Michael Mills of Toehider will all sing on the record.

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Posted: 08.11.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (6)


Ayreon - Working On New Album, Share Teaser

Arjen Anthony Lucassen is at it again! The mastermind behind Ayreon is currently working on a new album to follow 2013's The Theory Of Everything. Earlier this year, Ayreon joined the Mascot Label Group and the band also released The Theater Equation DVD. Now, with a new album in the making scheduled for release in 2017, check out a little teaser just to whet your appetite.

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Posted: 07.10.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (10)


Ayreon - Share 'Day Two: Isolation' Clip From New DVD

Do you want to see more from Ayreon's upcoming DVD, The Theater Equation? Now you can. This DVD/Blu-ray package was recently announced for release on the 17th June 2016 via InsideOut Music, and you can now view the first full clip from the production. Watch "Day Two: Isolation" here, from the masterpiece The Human Equation. Don't miss it!

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Posted: 28.05.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (6)


Ayreon - Upcoming DVD Trailer Released

As you know, Ayreon are releasing a new DVD/Blu-ray soon, The Theater Equation. The concept album The Human Equation was brought to life as a full-blown musical production. This limited run of performances was witnessed by die-hard fans from across the world, but now Arjen Lucassen's story can be witnessed by all, as a recording of the final night of those special evenings is being released on the 17th of June 2016. The release is subtitled in nine different languages and includes nearly one-and-a-half hours of bonus content. For now, you can watch the full trailer here.

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Posted: 12.05.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (2)


Ayreon - Joins Mascot Label Group

After announcing their upcoming The Theater Equation DVD, Ayreon have now signed with Mascot Label Group. For now, seven Ayreon studio albums are digitally available again at this location. According to mastermind Arjen Anthony Lucassen, this is just the beginning and you can expect more good news soon. Maybe a new Ayreon record is in the works?

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Posted: 24.04.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (3)


Ayreon - The Theater Equation DVD Announced

A few years ago, we told you about Ayreon's The Human Equation Theater Experience, a full blown musical production of the band's legendary concept album The Human Equation with several guest vocalists. One of those sold-out special performances was recorded and The Theater Equation will be available on June 17th as a deluxe artbook version including Blu-ray, 2DVDs and 2CDs, as well as a special edition 2CD and DVD digipak, standalone Blu-ray and digital download. For those who couldn't witness it live, now you will be able to watch it at least!

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Posted: 08.04.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (7)


Ayreon - Release Extract From Upcoming Album

After an appetizing teaser, the time has come for a full extract of music to be revealed from the new Ayreon double album The Theory Of Everything. With not long to go till the album is released on October 28th via Inside Out Music, you can now hear a 4-minute extract from the 20-plus minute track "Phase 1: Singularity". At least it is something. Enjoy!

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Posted: 16.10.2013 by Teravolt_Danny | Comments (23)


Ayreon - Unveil New Album Preview

And so the time has come for Ayreon fans to discover what the long-awaited The Theory Of Everything album will sound like. Arjen Lucassen, in fact, just posted a YouTube video of the official album trailer, which you can enjoy below. The album will be released on October 28th via Inside Out, and will feature many guest artists, that you can read all about here. Take it all in.

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Posted: 08.10.2013 by R Lewis | Comments (50)


Ayreon - Reveal New Album Tracklist

After revealing the new album's cover artwork a few days ago, Arjen Lucassen now revealed the tracklist for the new Ayreon double album The Theory Of Everything and why complain? The album will be divided into four main parts, 42 songs, and two discs. Now that the pieces are all coming together, we just need to hear the music. Stay tuned for that.

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Posted: 07.09.2013 by Angel_Lament | Comments (13)


Ayreon - Unveil New Album Cover Art

After revealing the guest list for the new album, Ayreon's mastermind Arjen Lucassen unveiled today the cover art for the new double release which will be titled The Theory Of Everything. The cover was painted again by Jef Bertels and you can take a look at it below.

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Posted: 05.09.2013 by Angel_Lament | Comments (23)