El próximo 21 de mayo sale a la venta el nuevo trabajo de STRATOVARIUS titulado "Polaris" del que ya tenemos portada además del tracklist:
'King Of Nothing'
'Forever Is Today'
'Higher We Go'
'Emancipation Suite I: Dusk'
'Emancipation suite II: Dawn'
'When Mountains Fall'
Además, harán una gira para promocionar su nuevo trabajo que empezará en el Reino Unido, y aunque aún no hay fecha confirmada en España, pasarán por el festival vecino (HELLFEST)
- May 15, 2009: Wulfrun Hall, Wolverhampton, England/UK tickets
- May 16, 2009: Rock City, Nottingham, England/UK tickets
- May 17, 2009: Cathouse, Glasgow, Scotland/UK tickets
- May 18, 2009: Islington O2 Academy (aka Carling Academy), London, England/UK tickets
- May 19, 2009: Jilly's Rockworld, Manchester, England/UK tickets
- May 20, 2009: Button Factory, Dublin, Ireland tickets
- May 22, 2009: Wacken Rocks, Kreuth / Aurich, Germany tickets
- May 23, 2009: Wacken Rocks, Kreuth / Aurich, Germany tickets
- May 24, 2009: Progresja music club, Warsaw, Poland tickets
- May 29, 2009: CDK MAI, Moscow, Russia tickets
- May 30, 2009: Glavclub, St Petersburg, Russia tickets info
- June 21, 2009: HELLFEST, Clisson, France tickets info
- July 11, 2009: Masters of Rock, Vizovice, Czech Republic Info/Tickets
- July 19, 2009: Pro Rock Festival, Aerodrome "Chajka", Kiev, Ukraine
- July 25, 2009: Zwarte Cross Festival, Lichtenvoorde, Holland
- September 16, 2009: Nokia Theater, NYC, NY, USA
- September 18, 2009: Opera House, Toronto, ON, Canada
- September 19, 2009: Imperial de Quebec, Quebec City, Q, Canada
- September 20, 2009: Medley, Montreal, QC, Canada
- September 21, 2009: Middle East, Boston, Mass, USA
- September 23, 2009: Sonar, Baltimore, MD , USA
- September 24, 2009: Peabody's, Cleveland, OH , USA
- September 25, 2009: Pearl Room, Mokena, IL, USA
- September 27, 2009: Garrick Centre, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
- September 28, 2009: The Riddell at University, Regina, SK, Canada
- September 29, 2009: Warehouse, Calgary, AB, Canada
- September 30, 2009: Starlite Room, Edmonton, AB, Canada
- October 2, 2009: Plaza Club, Vancouver, BC, Canada
- October 3, 2009: Sugar, Victoria, BC, Canada
- October 4, 2009: El Corazon, Seattle, WA, USA
- October 6, 2009: The Grand Ballroom at the Regency, San Francisco, CA, USA
- October 7, 2009: Key Club, Los Angeles, CA, USA