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  1. The Linnstrument from Roger Linn Designa the holy grail of expressive controllers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | The Gadgeteer

    ... the finger you are playing the note with. The Haken Continuum (familiar to anyone who fancies the work of Dream Theater's Jordan Rudess) uses a mousepad-like surface laid out in a continuous keyboard pattern. Pitch changes on the X axis, pressure ...


  2. Thanks But No Thanks, The ContortionistRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Houston Press

    When the Contortionist released their first full-length record, Exoplanet , in 2010, they were one of the most exciting things to come out in the realm of progressive metal for a long time. Where the genre so easily verged into tired cliches or overused tropes, as in the later releases of bands like Dream Theater and Between the Buried and Me, the Contortionist had the right mix of heavy-ass death metal and progressive tendencies.


  3. Dream Theater: Breaking The Fourth Wall [Reviews]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Released: Sep 29, 2014 "Breaking the Fourth Wall" was filmed at The Boston Opera House with the help of an orchestra from the Berklee College of Music and it is an amazing DVD under the right audio circumstances. The performance Dream Theater gave on this Blu-ray is absolutely insane.


  4. John Petrucci's Reddit AMA Highlights: No Liquid Tension Reunion,...Read the original story

    Saturday Oct 11 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Dream Theater guitar master John Petrucci hosted a Reddit AMA session yesterday , discussing a wide range of topics brought up the users. Among the highlights, John ruled out any chances for a Liquid Tension Experiment reunion, simply saying, "There are no plans for that right now."


  5. Dream Theater to Come to Korea for 7th ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Chosun Ilbo

    Dream Theater, an American progressive metal band known for its flawless live performances, will hold its seventh concert in Korea in Gwangjang-dong, Seoul on Oct. 24. The delicate harmony of John Petrucci's guitar and James LaBrie's voice will give fans something to look forward to.


  6. Top 10 drummers of all timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... recorded extended drum solo. Mike Portnoy is best known as the co-founder of progressive metal / rock band Dream Theater. His technical skills have resulted in 29 awards from the Modern Drummer magazine. Portnoy is the second youngest person (after ...


  7. Haken - RestorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Where Worlds Collide

    ... the frenetic left-field jazz-rock of Zappa, the quirky harmonies of Gentle Giant, the technical riffery of Dream Theater, even a hint of the Canterbury Scene at one point. But ultimately there's nothing derivative about this record, and they stand ...


  8. Horizons Ventures backs ROLIRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | PE Hub

    ... composer A.R. Rahman is one of a number of high profile artists to start using the Seaboard, while Dream Theater's Grammy-nominated keyboard virtuoso Jordan Rudess has described discovering the Seaboard as "the most important musical life-changing ...


  9. Sunday, October 5, 2014 Nightlife GuideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | The Rio Times

    The five-piece metal band was formed in 1985 and the current lineup consists of John Petrucci on guitar, John Myung on bass, James LaBrie on vocals, Jordan Rudess and Mike Mangini, who replaced founding member Mike Portnoy on drums in 2011. Dream Theater Progressive metal band Dream Theater makes a stop at Vivo Rio tonight as part of their ongoing "Along the Ride" tour.


  10. Pervy Perkin makes quite a spalsh with its lengthy debut, 'Ink'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Examiner.com

    ... for its own good; still, it's an immensely impressive first effort that effective channels influences like Dream Theater, Pink Floyd, Frank Zappa, Camel, System of a Down, Porcupine Tree, and Pain of Salvation into a sufficiently original ...


  11. Dream Theater See Career Come 'Full Circle' [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Dream Theater 's John Petrucci says he is proud of the band's decision to remain true to their prog roots and ignore more popular forms of metal. The guitarist adds that he is thrilled to see upcoming bands citing Dream Theater as one of their influences and describes the process as "coming full circle."


  12. Wednesday Question: Song With Best Intro [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... - Metallica Thunderstruck - AC/DC Stone - Alice In Chains Little Monster - Royal Blood Honor Thy Father - Dream Theater Pussyfoot - Sikth Black Dog - Led Zeppelin Octavarium - Dream Theater Jambi - Tool 46&2 - Tool .....theres just so many! you ...


  13. Gandalf's Fist - From A Point Of ExistenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | MusicEmissions

    ... territory from Genesis to heavy metal to fusion. There are parts that seem like Yes, parts that call to mind Dream Theater. The thing is, it s all great. Ultimately, I decided that it will take time to figure out if I like this disc more than the ...


  14. John Petrucci Answers Readers' Questions: 'Thanks To All The People Who Submitted' [Interviews]Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Well, UG fans, freaks and aficionados. It's time for another special presentation of the Readers' Questions with Dream Theater guitar player John Petrucci .


  15. Rock Science - the Rock Game of the Century - Debuts Mike Portnoy Trivia Booster Pack for IphoneRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2014 | Mi2n

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Available Now in the iTunes App Store, Download the Rock Science Mobile App and Challenge Fans Around the Globe to See Who is the Biggest Mike Portnoy Fan in the World! Are you the ultimate Mike Portnoy fan? Download the free Rock Science Mobile App from the iTunes App Store and grab the Mike Portnoy Trivia Booster Pack to find out! Available now as an in-game, add-on to the Rock Science Mobile App for iPhone, the Mike Portnoy Booster Pack from Nuday Games features questions about Mike Portnoy, Dream Theater, The Winery Dogs, Transatlantic, Flying Colors and much more.


  16. Peter Gabriel, Rick Wakeman Honored at 2014 Progressive Music AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | WJZW-FM Washington

    ... anniversary tour of his solo album Journey to the Centre of the Earth . Among the event's other winners were Dream Theater , which was named Band of the Year; Uriah Heap , who nabbed the Outer Limits award; and Camel singer/guitarist Andy Latimer , ...


  17. Dave Mustaine suffering complications after back surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... performers on the cruise include former Pantera singer Phil Anselmo, Anthrax, Chuck Billy of Testament, former Dream Theater drummer Mike Portnoy and Zakk Wylde. Police say an accused burglar stayed snoozing next to a bag of jewelry he was swiping ...


  18. Flying Colors 'Second Nature'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | Westcoastmusic

    ... Steve Morse (Deep Purple/Dixie Dregs/ex-Kansas), drummer Mike Portnoy (Transatlantic, Winery Dogs, ex-Dream Theater), Neal Morse (Transatlantic, Spock's Beard and a prolific solo artist), bass player Dave LaRue (Dixie Dregs, Joe Satriani, Steve Vai ...


  19. Ask John Petrucci Anything! [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Today we got something special for all of our beloved UG users, really special. We're giving you a chance to ask the one and only John Petrucci of Dream Theater anything you want.


  20. Mike Portnoy Can't Regret Dream Theater Split [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Mike Portnoy can't regret leaving Dream Theater because he'd always have wondered "what if?" without the sensational move.