On the morning of October 14th, Rena Petrucci gave birth to a healthy baby girl, named Kiara.
Well here are the confirmed dates for this year's holiday shows.......
An Intimate Evening with Dream Theater:
Up Close & Personal
Sat 26 Dec Old Bridge NJ Birch Hill 201-939-5454
Sun 27 Dec Philadelphia PA Electric Factory 215-569-9400
Mon 28 Dec New Haven CT Toad's Place 203-562-5694...
I am writing to you from the airplane on our way to Switzerland to kick off
another exciting European tour!!! : )
Here's the latest....(and this is all "official" and ready for public
The Fan Club show in Rotterdam on June 22nd will be
Speak To Me
Lifting Shadows Off A Dream (with new Intro)
Hey You (Pink Floyd)
The Silent Man (Electric version)
To Live Forever (with extended jam & excerpt of Lines In The Sand)
Cover My Eyes (Acoustic version)
Another Day (only Acoustic Guitar, vocals and soprano sax)
Take Away My Pain (Acoustic band...
I am still recovering from this gig!!!
I don't know how the Grateful Dead ever did it!!!
The Paris gig / live recording turned out to be over 3 and a half hours long!
Here is the official set-list to set the record straight:
Dream Theater - Le Bataclan, Paris, France - June 25th 1998:...
Just spent the week in the studio with Kevin Shirley mixing the live album.
Here's the latest details I can give.....
Dream Theater - Once in a LIVEtime
scheduled release date - Oct. 1998
A Change of Seasons Pt.1 & 2
Puppies On Acid
Just Let Me Breathe
The double live album "Once In A LIVEtime" will be accompanied by a home video entitled "5 Years In A LIVEtime".
"Once In A LIVEtime" is scheduled to be released on October 27th. Mike Portnoy is currently working on the "5 Years In A LIVEtime" home video which will hopefully be released the same day as the CD (separate packages).
Both the "Once In A LIVEtime" 2CD live album and "5 Years In A LIVEtime" video are now available for pre-order at CDnow. They only have the video in NTSC format.
CDnow lists the following information about the video :
Material fr. last 5 yrs.: 1994-5 "Waking Up...
The following is taken from an interview Steph Perry from Rock Notes On-Line did with Steve Hogarth from Marillion :
We heard that you performed with Dream Theater at the Ronnie Scott's show?
They said they were doing a little gig, and the idea of it was that they wanted to perform songs that...
The "5 Years In A LIVEtime" video is currently available in the following countries :
UK (try HMV, Virgin, Tower or MVC), Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Greece, Holland, Japan (US imports - local release on November 26th), Norway, Sweden and Australia.
The video will be released in Germany in January.
Here's the latest....
(feel free to post & pass on...)
I just finished the final edit on the "5 Years in a LIVEtime" home video. (Yes - I get director's credit on it, and I loved doing it...)
This will be the ultimate treasure for any DT fan.....It runs a full 2 hours.
I won't give out a track listing,...
Apparently, there is a problem with the Brazilian release of "Once In A LIVEtime". According to various Brazilian fans, disc two only contains six tracks (approximately 38 minutes) instead of eleven :
1. Peruvian Skies
2. Guitar Solo
3. Pull Me Under
5. Learning To Live