Tag Archives: Dream Theater

Twisted Sister to Embark on Farewell Tour

Twisted Sister: A Concert to Honor AJ Pero

Metal legends Twisted Sister have announced a farewell tour in 2016. The group decided to retire one week before the tragic passing of drummer A. J. Pero, who died from a heart attack. The Forty and Fuck it Tour will include Mike Portnoy (ex-Dream Theater, Adrenaline Mob, The Winery Dogs) filling in on drums for

Metal Review: Starsoup: Bazaar of Wonders (2013)

Starsoup Bazaar of Wonders

Russian progressive metal band Starsoup hits us with their debut release, “Bazaar of Wonders,” and shows years of experience from a band with little experience. The dynamic recording is chock full of adventurous arrangements incorporating elements of spacey prog rock sounds and Middle Eastern sounds and samples. The band shows that they are in complete

Song Premiere: Dream Theater: The Enemy Inside

Dream Theater is getting ready to unleash their self titled album on September 24, 2013, their follow-up to 2011’s “A Dramatic Turn of Events.” Today, USA Today has premiered The Enemy Inside, the first single from the album and the band’s first new music in nearly two years. Check it out here. The song sounds

Metal Review: Adrenaline Mob – Omerta (2012)

Adrenaline Mob is listed as a supergroup of sorts, but they do not exactly have high profile names in the band. The band originally was comprised of Mike Portnoy (ex-Dream Theater) on drums, Russell Allen (Symphony X) on vocals, and Mike Orlando on guitar. They were soon joined by Paul DiLeo (Fozzy) on bass and

Metal Review – Dream Theater – A Dramatic Turn of Events (2011)

Disclaimer: I am not a fan of Dream Theater. If they lost James LaBrie, I would be more inclined to like what they did. I am a huge fan of John Petrucci though. As a result of the departure of drummer and band leader Mike Portnoy, there was no doubt that this album was going

Dream Theater To Tour North America With Trivium

Progressive heavy metal band Dream Theater has announced that they will be embarking on a headlining tour of North America in support of their forthcoming new studio album, “A Dramatic Turn Of Events,” which will be released on September 13th through Roadrunner Records. Support on the tour will come from Florida based metal band Trivium,