The Metal Opera Part II

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The Metal Opera Pt. II
Studio album by Avantasia
Released October 29, 2002
Recorded 2001, Rhoen Studio, Germany
Genre Power metal, progressive metal, symphonic metal
Length 59:17
Label AFM Records
Producer Tobias Sammet, Norman Meiritz
Avantasia chronology
The Metal Opera
(2001)
The Metal Opera Pt. II
(2002)
Lost in Space Part I
(2007)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars [1]

The Metal Opera Pt. II is the second full-length album by Tobias Sammet's supergroup project, Avantasia. It is a concept album and a rock opera, and further information on the story can be found here. The songs carry on the story begun in The Metal Opera, with the same characters. Much like other power metal albums, the compositions draws aesthetic and lyrical influences from early fantasy literature such as The Lord of The Rings and the Red Sonja series.

Track listing[edit]

All music and lyrics by Tobias Sammet

  1. "The Seven Angels" – 14:17
  2. "No Return" – 4:29
  3. "The Looking Glass" – 4:53
  4. "In Quest For" – 3:54
  5. "The Final Sacrifice" – 5:02
  6. "Neverland" – 5:00
  7. "Anywhere" – 5:29
  8. "Chalice of Agony" – 6:00
  9. "Memory" – 5:44
  10. "Into the Unknown" – 4:29

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Huey, Steve. "Avantasia The Metal Opera, Vol.2 review". Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 2011-08-28.