Guitar World checked out the Music Man booth at last week's 2012 Winter NAMM show in Anaheim, California, to see what's new -- namely the Music Man JP12 guitar. That's JP is in John Petrucci, of course. The model is the video is finished in Cherry Sugar and has a basswood body, LiquiFire Crunch Lab pickups, and ebony fretboard and stainless steel frets. As the video will show you, there's to see on this guitar -- including the mono and stereo jacks and the magnetic switch.
Adrenaline Mob -- a group that includes former Dream Theater drummer Mike Portnoy, Symphony X vocalist Russell Allen, guitarist Mike Orlando and Fozzy members Rich Ward Paul DiLeo -- has set a March 13 release date for their debut album, which is titled Omertá.
To close out a big year for Dream Theater, guitarist John Petrucci, keyboard player Jordan Rudess and drummer Mike Mangini recently sat down to answer a series of burning questions. Check out their answers below!
As we reported earlier, Dream Theater earned their first-ever Grammy nomination. The prog legends have been nominated in the category of Best Hard Rock/Metal Performance for their track, "On the Backs of Angels," and will go up against Megadeth, Mastodon, Sum 41 and Foo Fighters for the award on February 12, 2012.