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  1. John Petrucci Demos Ernie Ball Music Man JPBFR6 John Petrucci Ball Family Reserve Guitar - VideoRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Guitar World

    In this brand-new video below, Dream Theater guitarist John Petrucci walks you through the features of the JPBFR6 John Petrucci Ball Family Reserve guitar from Ernie Ball Music Man.

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  2. Dream Theater's Rudess hails Apple's techRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Metal Hammer

    ... that were really possible, a lot of expression that could happen using a multi-touch interface." Rudess and Dream Theater will return to the UK this summer to play the TeamRock-sponsored Ramblin' Man Fair at Mote Park, Maidstone, Kent on July 25-26. ...

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  3. Mike Portnoy In New Band With David Ellefson, Alex Skolnick? [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... us on it. And more info to come, but, for me, it's a great, great metal outlet, because... Since I left Dream Theater , I've had prog bands and classic rock bands and alternative things, but I haven't had a true, true thrash metal-oriented outlet - ...

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  4. Odin's Court: Turtles All The Way DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | All About Jazz

    ... the universe and a quest for knowledge. Casting similar frameworks undertaken by well-known prog bands such as Dream Theater and Kings X, this unit morphs instances of full throttle metal escapades with melodic overtures. But Odin's Court ...

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  5. Cold Kingdom Kicks In The DoorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | KXXR-FM Minneapolis

    ... Mice and Men, Dead to Fall, Silverchair, Deftones, Muse or Periphery album in his car at any time. Pat lists Dream Theater with Mike Portnoy and Brian Duffy of Janus Percussion as two of his major influences. For Evan, inspiration comes from ...

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  6. Twisted Sister announces new drummer & 2016 farewell tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Brooklynvegan

    Twisted Sister have announced that Mike Portnoy (Dream Theater, Adrenaline Mob, Winery Dogs) will take over the drum kit for AJ Pero, who died of a heart attack in March. He'll be there for Twisted Sister's AJ Pero tribute concert happening at NJ's ...

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  7. Twisted Sister to call it quits next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | GlobalNews

    Twisted Sister has hired drummer Mike Portnoy to replace A.J. Pero, who died last month , and announced the heavy metal group will disband next year. The band said Wednesday it chose Portnoy, who played with Dream Theater, Adrenaline Mob and the Winery Dogs, to perform at its remaining seven shows this year.

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  8. Twisted Sister's not gonna take it, plans to disbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | The Times Bulletin

    Twisted Sister has hired drummer Mike Portnoy to replace A.J. Pero, who died last month, and announced the heavy metal group will disband next year. The band said Wednesday it chose Portnoy, who played with Dream Theater, Adrenaline Mob and the Winery Dogs, to perform at its remaining seven shows this year.

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  9. Twisted Sister Schedules Tribute Shows for Late Drummer; Announces Farewell TourRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | WJZW-FM Washington

    ... Twisted Sister has on its schedule, will be acclaimed drummer Mike Portnoy , who's known for his work with Dream Theater , Adrenaline Mob , and The Winery Dogs . Meanwhile, Twisted Sister will say goodbye to its fans in 2016 with the "Forty and F**k ...

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  10. Twisted Sister's not gonna take it anymore, plans to disbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | KEPR CBS 19

    ... the heavy metal group will disband next year. The band said Wednesday it chose Portnoy, who played with Dream Theater, Adrenaline Mob and the Winery Dogs, to perform at its remaining seven shows this year. Two of them will be tribute concerts to ...

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  11. Twisted Sister's not gonna take it, plans to disbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Twisted Sister has hired drummer Mike Portnoy to replace A.J. Pero, who died last month, and announced the heavy metal group will disband next year. The band said Wednesday it chose Portnoy, who played with Dream Theater, Adrenaline Mob and the Winery Dogs, to perform at its remaining seven shows this year.

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  12. Twisted Sister Schedules Tribute Shows for Late Drummer; Announces Farewell Tour Wednesday, April 08Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | WIMZ-FM Knoxville

    ... Twisted Sister has on its schedule, will be acclaimed drummer Mike Portnoy , who's known for his work with Dream Theater , Adrenaline Mob , and The Winery Dogs . Meanwhile, Twisted Sister will say goodbye to its fans in 2016 with the "Forty and F**k ...

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  13. Twisted Sister Is Calling It Quits -- But Not Before a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Billboard

    ... on June 13. Both performances are billed as A.J. Perro tribute concerts and will feature Mike Portnoy (Dream Theater) on drums. In 2016, the band will embark on one final tour, titled Forty and Fuck It, in celebration of its 40th anniversary. These ...

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  14. LA-based Rock Band Has The Ingredients For 'Incredibly Well Thought...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... inspired by the all time classic "The Birth of Tragedy" by Friedrich Nietzsche. Part Muse part Radiohead part Dream Theater and with Foo Fighter and Pink Floyd qualities, Daphne's Roots has rocked their way on to some of the world's most legendary ...

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  15. Mike Portnoy: 'My OCD Is A Blessing And A Curse' [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... me and love me accept it, and let me do my thing. " Earlier this week, Portnoy refuted claims that he had left Dream Theater because he wanted to take a five year break from the band. He stated that while he had wanted to take a break from Dream ...

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  16. More thoughts on The HugosRead the original story

    Monday Apr 6 | Where Worlds Collide

    ... out of contention so that someone else could win for a change. Nobody from major-league prog bands like Dream Theater or Rush ever win, nor prog-influenced mainstream acts like Elbow or Muse. Were a large influx of people join the CRS specifically ...

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  17. Mike Portnoy: 'I Never Wanted A Five Year Hiatus From Dream Theater' [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    In a new interview, Mike Portnoy has spoken about his departure from Dream Theater , refuting the claim that he left Dream Theater because he wanted to take a five year break from the band. In the latest edition of Loudwire 's " Wikipedia: Fact or Fiction? " , Portnoy was asked whether there was any truth in the five year break rumor: " Well, I mean, obviously, the fact that I left the band is a fact.

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  18. Adam Holzman: The Deform VariationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | All About Jazz

    ... but, rather, adheres to the idea of using the first few bars of the studio version-originally performed by Dream Theater's -as a jumping off point into complete spontaneity while still revering the song's heart, treating it as a lightning rod around ...

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  19. Here's Yngwie Malmsteen Explaining Why Metallica, Satriani, Death And Dream Theater Suck [News]Read the original story

    Monday Mar 30 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... But the riffage at the beginning and end of the song is very good." "I have this on CD - it's brilliant. Dream Theater is, by far, one of the best bands to come out recently. Musically, I think they're really clever, and the guitarist and ...

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  20. 'Tech N' Roll': Seek Irony Guitarist Alex Campbell Talks New Album and GearRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Guitar World

    ... gave me music to learn; I auditioned, got the gig and have been full time ever since. Rom and I come from a Dream Theater world in our approach to our instruments. My focus was to maintain that understanding on the guitar and translate some of that ...

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