Dream Theater’s three-part, one-hour-plus video documentary chronicling the band’s search for a new drummer reeked of self-indulgence. So Israeli proggers Solstice Coil decided to make a parody.
The big news in prog and metal circles today is the debut of Dream Theater’s new song with new drummer Mike Mangini.
Neal Morse couldn’t have chosen a more prophetic title for the band’s reunion disc: The album’s tour was almost canceled by Iceland’s volcanic ash cloud.
Answering the call of a higher power, Neal Morse offers further personal revelations with the sequel to his first post-Spock’s Beard faith-based solo disc.
Ex-Dream Theater drummer Mike Portnoy recently tweeted about a new project, proving he is keen to move past awkward breakups with both Dream Theater and Avenged Sevenfold.
Word is spreading that Jim Matheos, guitarist for the seminal progressive-metal band Fates Warning, has teamed up with original Fates Warning vocalist John Arch to record a new full-length album.
Dream Theater will not be including drummer Mike Portnoy in its future plans, it seems.
Mike Portnoy, the drummer who founded Dream Theater and saw it through a quarter-century of ups and downs, is leaving his own band. So what happens now?
It seems like Dream Theater is never out of the music news for long. Recently came word of a second solo album from Dream Theater vocalist James LaBrie — fourth, if you count his two Mullmuzzler projects from 1999 and 2001 — and it appears to be a doozy.
After a successful worldwide “Progressive Nation” headlining tour, Dream Theater are finishing up the year with an opening slot on Iron Maiden’s Final Frontier tour