More summer festivals (2008)

In addition to the already announced Wacken Open Air, several further summer festivals have been confirmed for Sonata Arctica.

See the complete summer festival schedule of 2008 below:

07.06. – Sauna Open Air / TAMPERE (FI)
21.06. – Hellfest / CLISSON (F)
27.06. – 29.06. – Tuska Open Air / HELSINKI (FI)
28.06. – Graspop Metal Meeting / DESSEL (B)
10.07. – 13.07. – Masters of Rock / VIZOVICE (CZ)
11.07. – Evolution Festival / MILAN (I)
31.07. – 02.08. – Wacken Open Air / WACKEN (D)

Please note that in some cases the dates can change if the festival takes longer than one day and no specific date has been announced for the band, yet. More festivals will be announced as soon as they are confirmed.

Fields of Rock (NL) confirmed

Sonata Arctica has been confirmed to play at Fields of Rock (NL) on June 22nd.
See the complete summer festival schedule of 2008 below:

07.06. – Sauna Open Air / TAMPERE (FI)
21.06. – Hellfest / CLISSON (F)
22.06. – Fields of Rock / BIDDINGHUIZEN (NL) *new*
27.06. – 29.06. – Tuska Open Air / HELSINKI (FI)
28.06. – Graspop Metal Meeting / DESSEL (B)
13.07. – Masters of Rock / VIZOVICE (CZ)
11.07. – Evolution Festival / MILAN (I)
31.07. – 02.08. – Wacken Open Air / WACKEN (D)

Please note that in some cases the dates can change if the festival takes longer than one day and no specific date has been announced for the band, yet. More festivals will be announced as soon as they are confirmed.

UK tour confirmed (April 2008)

Sonata Arctica will be touring the UK & Ireland in April 2008. See the complete list of tour dates below:

21.04.2008 – London, Carling Academy (UK)
22.04.2008 – Leeds, Rio’s (UK)
23.04.2008 – Glasgow, Garage (UK)
25.04.2008 – Sheffield, Corporation (UK)
26.04.2008 – Dublin, Button Factory (Ireland)
27.04.2008 – Dudley, JB’s (UK)

Two shows in Mexico confirmed

The last two shows (Mexico) have been added to the South American tour in February/March 2008. See the complete list of shows for this tour below:

22.02.2008 – Santiago – Caupolican (Chile)
23.02.2008 – Valparaiso – El Huevo (Chile)
26.02.2008 – São Paulo – Citibank Hall (Brazil)
28.02.2008 – Curitiba – Hellooch (Brazil)
01.03.2008 – Buenos Aires – Obras (Argentina)
03.03.2008 – Lima – Stadium Club Lawn Tennis (Peru)
05.03.2008 – Monterrey – Cafe Iguana (Mexico)
06.03.2008 – Mexico City – Circo Volador (Mexico)

Tony on MTV Finland’s Headbanger’s Ball 16.12.2007

Tony will be as a guest on MusicTelevision FINLAND’s Headbanger’s Ball on Sunday 16.12. starting at 23:00. The same program will be broadcasted on Wednesday 19.12. starting at 24:00.

Tony vieraana MusicTelevision Finlandin Headbanger’s Ball -ohjelmassa! Ohjelma lähetetään sunnuntaina 16.12. kello 23:00. Ja uusintana keskiviikkona 19.12. kello 24:00.

More South American tour dates confirmed

The following dates for Sonata Arctica’s South American tour in February/March 2008 have been confirmed:

22.02.08 Santiago – Caupolican (Chile)
23.02.08 Valparaiso – El Huevo (Chile)
26.02.08 São Paulo – Citibank Hall (Brazil)
28.02.08 Curitiba – Hellooch (Brazil)
01.03.08 Buenos Aires – Obras (Argentina)
03.03.08 Lima – Stadium Club Lawn Tennis (Peru)

2 shows in Chile confirmed

The first two dates of the upcoming South American tour in 2008 have been confirmed.

22.02. Santiago – Caupolican (Chile)
23.02. Valparaiso – El Huevo (Chile)

More dates will be announced soon.