Dreamspace

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This article is about the music album. For the art installation and accident, see Maurice Agis.
Dreamspace
Studio album by Stratovarius
Released 9 February 1994 (1994-02-09)[1]
Recorded Rauhala Estate; Sibelius Academy; University of Helsinki Department of Musicology; Swat Team Palace; Soundtrack Studios
Genre Power metal, progressive metal, heavy metal
Length 63:52[2]
Label Noise
Producer Timo Tolkki
Stratovarius chronology
Twilight Time
(1992)
Dreamspace
(1994)
Fourth Dimension
(1995)
Singles from Dreamspace
  1. "Wings of Tomorrow" / "Dreamspace"
    Released: 1995 (1995)[3]

Dreamspace is the third studio album by power metal band Stratovarius, released on 9 February 1994 through Noise Records. It is the last Stratovarius album to feature guitarist Timo Tolkki on vocals (after which Timo Kotipelto became the lead singer on 1995's Fourth Dimension), as well as the first to feature bassist Jari Kainulainen.[4]

Critical reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4/5 stars[5]

Steve Huey at AllMusic gave Dreamspace four stars out of five, saying that it "demonstrates the band coming into its own, honing its melodic Euro-metal attack to a razor-sharp point."[5]

Track listing[edit]

All music composed by Timo Tolkki.

No. Title Lyrics Length
1. "Chasing Shadows"   Tolkki 4:38
2. "4th Reich"   Tolkki 5:49
3. "Eyes of the World"   Tolkki 5:56
4. "Hold on to Your Dream"   Tolkki, Tuomo Lassila 3:34
5. "Magic Carpet Ride"   Tolkki 4:49
6. "We Are the Future"   Tolkki 5:19
7. "Tears of Ice"   Tolkki 5:15
8. "Dreamspace"   Tolkki 5:57
9. "Reign of Terror"   Tolkki 3:28
10. "Thin Ice"   Lassila 4:23
11. "Atlantis"   (instrumental) 1:07
12. "Abyss"   Tolkki 4:59
13. "Shattered"   Tolkki 3:29
14. "Wings of Tomorrow"   Tolkki 5:09
Total length:
63:52

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Stratovarius - Dreamspace (album)". finnishcharts.com. Hung Medien. Retrieved 2014-10-18.
  2. ^ Dreamspace (CD release "TT 0008-2").
  3. ^ "Stratovarius – Wings Of Tomorrow". Discogs. Retrieved 2014-10-18.
  4. ^ "History". stratovarius.com. Retrieved 2014-10-18.
  5. ^ a b Huey, Steve. "Dreamspace - Stratovarius". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 2014-10-18.

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