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  1. Mike Portnoy: How Lars Ulrich Became My Role Model [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... fan club CDs and the official bootlegs. "Eventually, I made my name as a person and not just the drummer in Dream Theater . Suddenly I also started to do drum clinics and I started to make my name as a drummer outside of the band. "I could do these ...

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  2. Dave Mustaine Talks New Megadeth Drummer: 'I Talked To Portnoy And...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... of albums. Well I highly doubt there's any way in hell that Mike Mangini would take the job. Playing with Dream Theater is a dream come true for him (his own words), and it's also a full-time job and then some. Definitely doesn't have time to tour ...

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  3. Setting Up John Petrucci's Ernie Ball Music Man JP15 Guitar - Time-Lapse VideoRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Guitar World

    ... ything). Below, check out a just-posted clip of Maddi, Petrucci's guitar tech, setting up and re-stringing the Dream Theater guitarist's signature Ernie Ball Music Man JP15.

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  4. John Petrucci Demos Signature Ernie Ball Music Man JP13 Guitar - VideoRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Guitar World

    In this brand-new video below, Dream Theater guitarist John Petrucci walks you through the features of his Signature Ernie Ball Music Man JP13 guitar.

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  5. John Petrucci Demos His Ernie Ball Music Man JP15 - VideoRead the original story

    Monday May 4 | Guitar World

    In this new video, Dream Theater guitarist John Petrucci walks you through the JP15 John Petrucci electric guitar from Ernie Ball Music Man.

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  6. Watch Mike Portnoy perform Rush's The Spirit Of Radio with Detroit prog-rockers TilesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Rush is a Band

    Drummer Mike Portnoy (Winery Dogs, Dream Theater) recently sat in for a live performance of Rush's The Spirit of Radio with Detroit-based prog rockers Tiles . Tiles along with Next to None (Portnoy's son Max's band) were the opening acts for the ...

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  7. Troubadour North hopes to bring 'Alaska sound' to SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... and countermelodic bass lines by Singleton on his six-string bass, which he said he was inspired to play by Dream Theater bassist John Myung. Paired with these metal influences are traditional country vocal harmonies between Gattenby and Doucet. ...

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

    Friday Apr 24 | 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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  9. Dream Theater's Rudess hails Apple's techRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | 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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  10. Mike Portnoy In New Band With David Ellefson, Alex Skolnick? [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | 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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  11. Odin's Court: Turtles All The Way DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | 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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  12. 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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  13. Twisted Sister announces new drummer & 2016 farewell tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | 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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  14. Twisted Sister to call it quits next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | 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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  15. Twisted Sister's not gonna take it, plans to disbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | 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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  16. Twisted Sister Schedules Tribute Shows for Late Drummer; Announces Farewell TourRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | 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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  17. Twisted Sister's not gonna take it anymore, plans to disbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | 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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  18. Twisted Sister Schedules Tribute Shows for Late Drummer; Announces Farewell Tour Wednesday, April 08Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | 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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  19. Twisted Sister Is Calling It Quits -- But Not Before a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | 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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  20. LA-based Rock Band Has The Ingredients For 'Incredibly Well Thought...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | 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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