Dream Theater's John Myung: "There are moments when I’m playing parts live that I wish I did on the album the first time round"

John Myung
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Before the coronavirus pandemic struck, Dream Theater were in the midst of playing dates as part of their Distance Over Time - Celebrating 20 Years Of Scenes From A Memory tour.

During that run, bassist John Myung chatted to Bass Player about touring life in one of prog-rock's biggest bands.

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