Finally! After years of talking about it, The Dream Theater Official Bootlegs are now available to the public! I have dug into my extensive archives to offer you, the devoted DT fan, a chance to share with us so many of the great memories that have helped form this band's almost 20-year...
for immediate release:
Dream Theater's latest CD "Train Of Thought" is tentatively scheduled for release on November 11th 2003.
The track listing is:
1. As I Am
2. This Dying Soul
3. Endless Sacrifice
4. Honor Thy Father
6. Stream Of Consciousness
7. In The Name...
Here is an update from Mike Portnoy regarding the Dream Theater Songwriting Contest:
"We are currently in tour rehearsals & pre-production in England and in addition to learning the HOURS and HOURS of music, we are trying to find the time to listen to all of the contest entries in order to announce a winner in the coming days....
"Well, after listening to all 54 entries (at roughly 11 minutes each!) we finally have chosen a winner!
It was a very hard decision for us to make as so many of these entries were truly incredible and worthy of reward.
The amount of time and effort put foward by each and every one of the contestants really blew us away! There is so...
On March 6th, 2004, Dream Theater performed "When Dream And Day Unite" in its entirety to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the band's 1989 debut album.
For the encore, the band was joined by original vocalist Charlie Dominici on "To Live Forever" and "Metropolis pt. 1". Dream Theater's second keyboardist Derek Sherinian (Planet X) also...
Ytsejam Records is now accepting pre-orders for the second installment of bootlegs which include:
* When Dream and Day Unite Demos 1987-1989 (Demo Series)
* Tokyo, Japan 10/28/95 (Live Series)
* Master of Puppets (Covers Series)
They expect to begin...
Budokan, Japan 4/26/04 (Filmed for DVD release)
band history video (intro tape)
As I Am
This Dying Soul
Beyond This Life
War Inside My Head/
The Test That Stumped Them All
Trial Of Tears
A guitar tablature book for "Train Of Thought" was released by Warner Bros. Publications in June 2004. This album-matching 64 page folio contains guitar tab transcriptions of all the songs from the album, including note-for-note transcriptions of all of John Petrucci's...
Delicious Agony Progressive Rock Radio is proud to announce the Dream Theater Marathon! We will be taking our regularly scheduled programs and music and setting it aside for the upcoming weekend of August. 20-22. From 7 pm EST Friday night until 7 pm EST Sunday night, Delicious Agony will...
Finally, after years of waiting, the first two Dream Theater Home Videos will be re-issued together on DVD. "Dream Theater - Images And Words: Live In Tokyo / 5 Years In A LIVEtime" will be released on Tuesday, July 13th, 2004.
Dream Theater's "LIVE AT BUDOKAN" will be released in the USA on October 5th 2004. It will be available as a 2-DVD set and a 3-CD set (Region 1, NTSC).
The 3-CD set will be released in Europe on November 29th.
The 2-DVD set (Region 2, PAL) will be out in Europe on October 18th.
Dream Theater - Live At Budokan 2DVD Dream...
The latest Metal Edge Magazine (dated March 2005 with Motley Crue on the cover) has a great 4 page interview/article on Dream Theater's "Live At Budokan", including a piece on Mike Portnoy's top 10 live albums of all time.