Unfortunately, the entire Monsters Of Rock Festival in Bulgaria had to be canceled.
Gamma Ray has been confirmed for the Sziget-Open-Air Festival which takes place from 9.8.2006 'til 16.8.2006 in Budapest (HU).
Gamma Ray's time to enter the stage will be on Friday, August 11th at 9.30 pm on the Hammerworld-Stage for a 90 minutes killer-set! Do not miss!
On April 14th Kai shows up at the EHOHROMA Club in Athens, Greece where he will be part of a party which is presented by the greek online metal magazine METAL ZONE. Further information can be found at their website: www.metalzone.gr. So if you're in Athens that day it could be a good opportunity to have a beer with Kai.
The Rays will film their Montreal Show on May 06th for a double DVD which is scheduled for a release in September. In addition to the concert which will be filmed with several cameras the DVD will contain lots of bonus stuff like a roadmovie (the band will be accompanied by a cameraman for the complete North American tour), a history part, behind the scenes footage, video clips etc. So if you're able to visit the show don't miss it because it's your chance to be on the next Gamma Ray release.
Gamma Ray has been confirmed as headliner of Rock-Harz Festival in Osterode, Germany on July, 8th.
Germany's fun-metal-band Edguy had a very special guest participation during their last Rocket-Ride european concert yesterday in Fulda, Germany: Gamma Ray guitarist Henjo Richter entered the stage for the second encore "Avantasia" and thus was celebrated and welcomed by 2.000 enthusiastic metal-heads who saw an excellent performance of Henjo.
Pictures of this event coming soon...
Gamma Ray has been confirmed for another two festivals during this summer: Gods of Metal in Milano, Italy and Monsters of Rock in Kavarna, Bulgaria.
Gamma Ray have been confirmed for this year's Ragnarok Festival in Perth Scotland.
Gamma Ray has been confirmed for the Summer-Breeze Open-Air Festival which takes place from 17.8.2006 til 19.8.2006 It is not clear yet, on which day and at which billing-position Gamma Ray will enter the stage.
Gamma Ray fans around, what about kicking the latest album Majestic to the top of the Metal Storm Awards 2005 ? If in your opinion this is where Majestic deserves to be, click here to vote for the album in the category Best Power Metal Album til end of February ! Thanx...
Gamma Ray has been confirmed for this year's Ragnarok Festival in Perth Scotland.
Last Sunday on the ferry boat from Stockholm to Helsinki Henjo was badly injured falling down a stairway. He suffered strong bruises which made it impossible for him to play the upcoming shows. He was directly delivered to a hospital in Helsinki where he was examined and treated with strong painkillers. Now Henjo is at home in Hamburg for recovery but he hopes to be able to jump on the running tour again soon. The band hopes that he's back already for the Gothenburg show but can't promise it. Latest for the show in Moscow Henjo will be back on stage. In the meantime he's replaced by Kasperi Heikkinen from the finnish Gamma Ray tribute band Guardians Of Mankind. Kasperi is the second member of Guardians Of Mankind beside Keyboarder Eero Kaukomies who joines the Gamma Ray line up on the Majestic tour.
We all wish Henjo a good and fast recovery!
Gamma Ray has been confirmed for the Wacken Open-Air Festival which takes place from 3.8.2006 til 5.8.2006.
It is not yet clear, on which day and at which billing-position Gamma Ray will enter the stage.
Gamma Ray will do an in-store autograph and signing-session in Stockholm at Sound Pollution Stora Nygatan 18, Gamla Stan on Saturday January 14th at 2 PM.
Two more shows for the US have been confirmed.
after a successful year which contained the release of our actual Majestic album and a large tour across Europe, Middle and South America as well as Japan we just want to thank you all for your great support. We really appreciate that and hope to see as many as possible of you on the road next year when we continue our tour in Scandinavia, Russia, North America and some festivals throughout the summer.
A merry x-mas and a happy new year to all of you!
Cheeerrzzz, Kai, Dirk, Henjo and Daniel
The venue for the St. Petersburg show changed from Yubileiny to LDM.
Finally, six shows for the US and Canada have been confirmed.
Gamma Ray have been confirmed (beside Helloween, Edguy, Masterplan among others) for the 4th Masters Of Rock Festival which takes place from July 14th-16th 2006 in Vizovice, Czech Republic.
Unfortunately, Gamma Ray's upcoming show in Nagano (JP) on December 3rd had to be canceled.
According to the local promoter "the concert has to regrettably been cancelled due to the collapse of business in Brain, the organizer for the concerts. We sincerely apologize for the cancellation.