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Avantasia - Moonglow
Band
Album

Moonglow

(2019)
TypeAlbum (Studio full-length)
GenresSymphonic Metal, Power Metal
LabelsNuclear Blast
Album rating :  92.9 / 100
Votes :  46
7. Alchemy (7:28)
Track rating :  93.9 / 100       Votes :  11       [ ]
The writing's on the wall
Will you go on and fool yourself?
In no time you’ll be done

Refusing to adjust yourself to the flow
Why walk the stoney road?
You won't get out alive

Nobody understands it, do you?
Come in and look around:
Every single stroke, they say
Was worth the pain
Now, in this gallery of wonder
You wonder what it's all about
Well, selling sun in the rain!

We’re gonna give them bite-sized harmony
Oh, we're gonna shove it down their throats

Dreams and fire - we are alchemy
You set out on the losing end
Gonna make you whole again
Waste to diamonds - we are alchemy
No one to be left in need
We're gilding their reality

We gotta keep 'em dancing
While tears pour out of blackened skies
Another shade of drama

Spectators weeping over cries
That broken heroes
Drag from crazy minds
And by the way, now:

They who pay the piper call the tune at last
Knowing what you wanna give
And what is gonna do
Feeding on desire
The spectres shall arise
Right in front of their eyes

We're gonna give them perfect harmony
Oh, we're gonna shove it down their throats

Dreams and fire - we are alchemy
You set out on the losing end
Gonna make you whole again

Waste to diamonds - we are alchemy
No one to be left in need
We're gilding their reality

We'd never lie
We’re never ever gonna let you down

When danger and distraction lie in wait
We’d never lie
When dreams aspire to take you down
We' never dare to lie to you
You’re just spared the part of truth
That doesn't make any sense to you...

Dreams and fire - we are alchemy
You set out on the losing end
Gonna make you whole again
Waste to diamonds - we are alchemy

No one's to be left in need
A new take on reality
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Avantasia - Moonglow
Moonglow - Album Credits
Members
  • Tobias Sammet : Vocals, Bass, Keyboards, Piano, Orchestrations
  • Sascha Paeth : Guitars, Keyboards, Piano, Orchestrations
  • Michael "Miro" Rodenberg : Keyboards, Orchestrations
Additional musicians
  • Felix Bohnke : Drums
  • Oliver Hartmann : Guitars, Backing Vocals
  • Nadia Birkenstock : Celtic Harp
  • Ronnie Atkins : Vocals (tracks 2, 5, 8)
  • Jørn Lande : Vocals (tracks 2, 4, 8)
  • Geoff Tate : Vocals (tracks 6, 7, 8)
  • Eric Martin : Vocals (track 8, 11)
  • Bob Catley : Vocals (tracks 8, 9)
  • Hansi Kürsch : Vocals (tracks 2, 4)
  • Michael Kiske : Vocals (track 10)
  • Candice Night : Female Vocals (track 3)
  • Mille Petrozza : Vocals (track 2)
Other staff
  • Tobias Sammet : Producer
  • Sascha Paeth : Producer, Engineer
  • Michael Rodenberg : Mastering Engineer
  • Alexander Jansson : Cover Artwork
Best Avantasia Songs
RankSongAlbumRatingVotes
1Avantasia - The Metal Opera Pt. II The Seven Angels The Metal Opera Pt. II (2002) 99.418
2Avantasia - The Scarecrow The Scarecrow The Scarecrow (2008) 10014
3Avantasia - Moonglow Ghost in the Moon Moonglow (2019) 97.713
4Avantasia - Moonglow The Raven Child Moonglow (2019) 9712
5Avantasia - The Metal Opera Reach Out For The Light The Metal Opera (2001) 94.616
6Avantasia - The Mystery of Time Where Clock Hands Freeze The Mystery of Time (2013) 96.47
7Avantasia - The Mystery of Time The Great Mystery The Mystery of Time (2013) 96.76
8Avantasia - The Scarecrow Twisted Mind The Scarecrow (2008) 9510
9Avantasia - Moonglow Maniac (Michael Sembello cover) Moonglow (2019) 94.113
10Avantasia - Moonglow Requiem for a Dream Moonglow (2019) 94.411
11Avantasia - Moonglow Book of Shallows Moonglow (2019) 9412
12Avantasia - The Metal Opera Avantasia The Metal Opera (2001) 93.115
13Avantasia - Moonglow ▶  Alchemy Moonglow (2019) 93.911
14Avantasia - The Scarecrow Lost In Space The Scarecrow (2008) 957
15Avantasia - Moonglow Lavender Moonglow (2019) 93.213
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