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Dream Theater one of the most celebrated progressive rock bands with ultra-melodic keyboard ad-libs (Rudess), enormous guitar riff progressions (Petrucci), flabby out-of-this-world 6-string bass representation (Myung), synco-pated over-32-beat drum rolls (Portnoy), and variety of high pitched voice (LaBrie) all wrapped in a majestic work of artistry.
Dream Theater was formed by founding members bassist John Myung, drummer Mike Portnoy and guitarist John Petrucci in 1986 while studying at the Berklee College of Music in Boston. At which point, they dropped off the conservatory to concentrate playing in their new formed band. Dream Theater is the name of choice which the group got from Mike Portnoy's father. Now emerging to the music scene for the past 2 decades and still swells with their type of music for all musicians and music lovers to let out the passion within.
- James Labrie - vocals
- Jordan Rudess - keyboards
- John Myung - bass
- John Petrucci - guitars
- Mike Portnoy - drums
Awards & Certifications
- Octavarium - Released: 2005 Charted #36
- Train Of Thought - Released: 2003 Charted #35
- Six Degrees of Inner Turbulence - Released: 2002 Charted #46 and #53
|1997||You Not Me||#40||Falling Into Infinity|
|1994||Burning My Soul||#33||Awake|
|1992||Another Day||#22||Images and Words|
|1992||Pull Me Under||#10||Images and Words|
- Mike Pornoy podcast on Rhino.com - 09/06/2006
Tours & Concerts
- April 01, 2006: New York City - Radio City Music Hall
- March 30, 2006: Boston, MA - The Orpheum
- March 29, 2006: Wallingford, CT - Chevrolet Theater
- March 28, 2006: Philadelphia, PA - Tower Theater
- Neal Morse, Randy George and Mike Portnoy - "Cover To Cover"
- Cygnus And The Sea Monsters CD and DVD - Now Available!
- Through Her Eyes - 2000
- Hollow Years - 1998
- Silent Man - 1998
- Lie/Space-Dye-Vest - 1994