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Avenged Sevenfold @ Ziggo Dome, Amsterdam

CONCERT REVIEW: Avenged Sevenfold Take New Album ‘Life Is But A Dream…’ To Amsterdam

When a seasoned rock legend returns to a beloved stage after years of absence, expectations run high—and Avenged Sevenfold did not disappoint, for the die-hard fans at least. On a memorable evening at Amsterdam’s Ziggo Dome, the band reminded their Dutch fans why they’ve been eagerly awaited. This time, the spotlight was firmly on their latest release, Life Is But A Dream…, a 2023 album that has already been stirring excitement among rock enthusiasts worldwide. With numerous performances at this iconic venue in their history, Avenged Sevenfold brought an evening of hard rock music and memorable moments, but most of all demonstrated their musical evolution and prowess throughout the evening.

Avenged Sevenfold delivered an interesting performance at the Ziggo Dome, showcasing a plethora of tracks from their latest album Life Is But A Dream…. Of the 16 songs played, 6 were from the latest material. This could be considered interesting, as overall, Avenged Sevenfold’s popularity namely comes from their older material. The band’s energetic stage presence and intricate musical prowess entranced the audience, leaving little doubt about their enduring talent. However, from a production standpoint, the concert fell a bit short of expectations. The lighting was minimalistic and there were no special effects to elevate the visual experience, aside from the screens positioned at the back and sides of the stage.

These screens did manage to display some impressive visuals that complemented the music well but were not enough to make up for the otherwise static production. Despite this, the fans seemed more than satisfied, focusing primarily on the quality of the new material and the band’s dynamic delivery. Overall, while the concert succeeded on a musical level, a more ambitious production could have enhanced its impact even further, especially because we have seen extraordinary productions at Avenged Sevenfold shows before!

In addition to the fresh tracks from their newest release, Avenged Sevenfold ensured that fan favourites were not overlooked in tonight’s performance. The band energized the crowd with a powerful rendition of Hail To The King, a song that has long been a staple in their setlist and enjoys immense popularity among fans. The audience’s enthusiasm peaked once more with Nightmare, another iconic track that drew enthusiastic cheers, spontaneous dancing, and loud sing-alongs from the attendees. These well-loved songs provided a harmonious blend of the familiar and the new, creating an unforgettable experience that resonated with both long-time fans and new listeners alike.

In conclusion, Avenged Sevenfold‘s concert at the Ziggo Dome was a poignant reminder of their talent and adaptability, their discography is of iconic proportions. The band’s commitment to delivering high-quality music shines through, leaving their fans eagerly anticipating what comes next. Whether through the intricate compositions of their new album or the nostalgic appeal of their timeless hits, Avenged Sevenfold continues to solidify their iconic status in the rock world, but in all honestly, the show itself felt a bit lacklustre.

Check out some photos of the performance in the gallery below!

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Avenged Sevenfold Release Second Single ‘We Love You’ Of Upcoming Album

Avenged Sevenfold, has surprised their fans with the release of their second single We Love You from their upcoming album Life Is But A Dream, three weeks ahead of its scheduled release. The release of the song came as a delightful surprise for their fans. In a sudden announcement on their social media handles, Avenged Sevenfold informed their fans that the song had been released on all streaming platforms.

The release of We Love You is the second single from their upcoming album Life Is But A Dream, following the release of Nobody as the first single. The fans were already excited about the upcoming album, and the release of We Love You has only added to their anticipation.

Watch the 360 degree music video of We Love You by Avenged Sevenfold below.

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Avenged Sevenfold Announce New Tour Featuring Falling In Reverse

Avenged Sevenfold have announced the second leg of their big North American tour, this tour running from the 16th of September until the 15th of October in order to properly support the release of the band’s upcoming album Life Is But A Dream…, which will release on the 2nd of June.

For these shows, Avenged Sevenfold will be joined by Falling In Reverse and another support act to be named later.

Tickets for these shows have started for Deathbat Club members, with fan presales starting tomorrow. Regular tickets will go on sale this coming Friday.

Check out all the tour dates on the poster below and let us know if you are going to any of the newly announced shows!

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Avenged Sevenfold Announce First Leg Of The ‘Life Is But A Dream’ Tour

Fans of Avenged Sevenfold are in for a treat this summer as the band has just announced the first leg of their highly anticipated Life Is But A Dream tour. The tour will take the band to 13 cities across North America, and will focus mainly on Canada, and will feature special guests Alexisonfire.

The tour will kick off in New Jersey on July 18 and will wrap up in Vancouver on August 7. Fans can expect to hear some of the band’s biggest hits, as well as new music from their upcoming album, Life Is But A Dream, which is set to release later this year, on June 2nd.

The band released the first single, Nobody, two weeks ago, which you can listen to below:

The addition of special guests Alexisonfire is sure to make the tour even more exciting. The Canadian post-hardcore band is known for their energetic live shows and their unique sound, which blends elements of punk, metal, and rock. The two bands have never toured together before, making this an event that fans won’t want to miss.

Tickets for the Life Is But A Dream tour are available March 30 at 10am local time. With new music on the horizon and an exciting lineup of special guests, this is a tour that is not to be missed.

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Avenged Sevenfold Released New Song And Announce Album ‘Life Is But A Dream’

Avenged Sevenfold is back with a new single and album. They just released the single called Nobody after teasing something on their socials yesterday.

The new song is out on your streaming platform now. You can listen to it on Spotify here:

They also announced a new album called Life Is But A Dream which releases on June 2nd. You can pre-order the album here. This album has been in the making for four years according to the band. The album was inspired by the writing & philosophy of Albert Camus.

The album art is made by Wes Lang who was tasked with making something that encapsulated their feeling of existentialism which is a big theme throughout the album.

What do you think of the new single and are you excited for the album? Let us know! Also check out the announcement post of the album below!