Everybody’s favourite Berkeley bunch have announced that they will be visiting the UK next year for their Images and Words tour.
The Progressive Metal titans will be celebrating their landmark first album in style next year performing Images And Words in its entirety.
Returning back to the US today Dream Theater will be bringing their Astonishing live show once more to the states.
2016 certainly has thrown down the gauntlet in terms of Metal releases. Despite us only just coming into the month of June so far we have had some absolutely astounding releases. From comebacks to phenomenal debuts, expansive work to avant garde madness this is a list chronicling just some of the newest releases this year. Today we will be looking at some of the releases from the first third of the year and boy are there some truly top additions.
Currently touring the world over performing their appropriately titled The Astonishing album, Dream Theater have unveiled the video for “Our New World“.
Given the massive story-rich and fruitful album that Dream Theater have recently given us, the band have announced that there will be a video game accomplice called ‘The Astonishing‘.
Despite being one of the cornerstones in the Progressive Metal genre, Dream Theater relentlessly strive for innovation. Having moved on without drummer Portnoy the band have indeed understood their identity. Handing the reins over to guitarist and beard grower extraordinaire John Petrucci, the band’s creativity has seldom dulled in their thirty year plus career. Quite no one would anticipate their sheer level of attention to detail on their brand new release, The Astonishing. Not only one of the biggest undertakings in the band’s career but potentially in the genre all together. Putting together a live performance the likes most bands will never see, tonight we are at the mercy of The Astonishing : Live at London’s Palladium.
Having just released their concept album epic The Astonishing just last Friday the world is still reeling from the gargantuan undertaking the Prog Metal giants have bestowed upon us and today they release the video for their single “The Gift Of Music”.
Innovation and ambition have always been Dream Theater’s bedrock. Creating some of the best records in the Progressive Metal arena the band are visionaries in their field. Now gearing up for the release of their most ambitious release yet The Astonishing sets the benchmark unbelievably high for sheer all out creativity.
In an exclusive premiere John Petrucci has sat down with Billboard to premiere the world class “Moment of Betrayal“.
Already hearing the first example of music to come from Dream Theater‘s most ambitious work to date the band have released a new trailer making us all the more excited for the records official release.
In a live announcement of sorts Jordan Rudess broke the news that the band will indeed be touring America in the spring.