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Dream Theater Announce Summer 2012 North American Tour Dates

Dream Theater
Dream Theater: Facebook

Progressive metal masters Dream Theater have just announced the addition of a new leg of North American tour dates set for this summer.

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Mike Portnoy: ‘I Ate, Breathed and S–t Dream Theater 24/7 for 25 years’

Mike Portnoy Facebook
Mike Portnoy Facebook

Former Dream Theater stick-man Mike Portnoy recently gave fans an inside look into his quarter-century career with the band and how, despite his exit, he is more than okay with being referred to as "Mike from Dream Theater."

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Best Hard Rock / Metal Performance 2012 Grammy – Readers Poll

Larry Busacca
Larry Busacca, Getty Images

At the 2012 Grammy Awards, millions of people tuned in to see Foo Fighters conquer the rock awards by winning five trophies during the ceremony. One of their five golden gramophones was for the Best Hard Rock / Metal Performance category -- as the band beat out fellow nominees Megadeth, Mastodon, Dream Theater and Sum 41.

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Dave Grohl on Foo Fighters’ Hard Rock / Metal Grammy Win: I Feel Bad for Dream Theater

Foo Fighters
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As the 2012 Grammy Awards slowly become a spotlit memory, one of the most successful and featured winners of "music's biggest night" were Foo Fighters. With his band having captured five Grammy awards (only one less than pop star Adele), including Best Hard Rock / Metal Performance, frontman Dave Grohl revealed to MTV that he feels bad for beating out Dream Theater for that very award.

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Megadeth, Dream Theater, Mastodon Members Excited for Grammy Awards

Megadeth / Dream Theater / Mastodon
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As the Grammy Awards are quickly approaching this Sunday (Feb. 12), the nominees for the 'Best Hard Rock / Metal Performance' category are readying their tuxedos and preparing their speeches. Foo Fighters, Dream Theater, Mastodon, Megadeth and Sum 41 are all nominated for the precious prize and have been sharing their excitement with a cluster of new quotes.

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Dream Theater Singer James LaBrie Talks Progress of Next Solo Album

James LaBrie
Inside Out / Century Media

Dream Theater vocalist James LaBrie is currently working on his next solo album, which will be his third release under the James LaBrie name. After Dream Theater's monster year in 2011, which included their first ever Grammy nomination, LaBrie spoke with Attention Deficit Delirium about the progression of his latest project.

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Dream Theater, ‘Build Me Up, Break Me Down’ – Exclusive Lyric Video Premiere

Dream Theater - 'Build Me Up, Break Me Down'
Roadrunner

Progressive metal giants Dream Theater are premiering their brand new lyric video for the single 'Build Me Up, Break Me Down,' from the band's 11th studio album 'A Dramatic Turn of Events' right here on Loudwire. 'Build Me Up, Break Me Down' sets a new bar for lyric videos, nearly capturing the production quality of a full-on music video.

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Dream Theater’s John Petrucci on Touring Overseas and Drummer Situation

John Petrucci
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Dream Theater founder and guitarist John Petrucci is undoubtedly one of metal's most admired and beloved musicians. Although the band has been around since 1985, Dream Theater continue to prove that they walk the thin line of experimental creativity. Petrucci recently spoke with Pollstar about why the band is bigger overseas, their replacement for longtime drummer Mike Portnoy and much more.

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Guitar School With Dream Theater’s John Petrucci + Trivium’s Matt Heafy

Trivium and Dream Theater
YouTube

Dream Theater and Trivium were touring together last year, and although the tour has ended, it seems to be the gift that keeps on giving. During the tour, Trivium’s Matt Heafy and Dream Theater’s John Petrucci teamed up for a four part web series for guitar players. The first segment of ‘Talking With John Petrucci of Dream Theater and Matt Heafy of Trivium’ is now available for guitar geeks and music enthusiasts alike!

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Dream Theater Frontman James LaBrie Begins Writing for Third Solo Album

James LaBrie of Dream Theater
Liz Ramanand, Loudwire

Dream Theater frontman James LaBrie just announced via his official Facebook page that he is beginning to write for his next solo album. LaBrie's longtime writing partner Matt Guillory will once again lend his talents for the Dream Theater vocalist's third solo album.

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