Debut albums always make for interesting entries on our reader's polls. Especially when they blow up with votes. Such is the case for your picks for the Best Guitar Album of 1998.
Last night, the nominees for the 2012 Grammy Awards were announced at the annual Grammy Nominations Concert.
It's not too often we get to report on really great metal albums making noise near the top of the Billboard charts. This week, there are two.
Drummer Mike Portnoy of Adrenaline Mob -- formerly of Dream Theater -- will perform with Stone Sour at a one-off show, September 24 at the Rock In Rio Festival.
The following is an excerpt from our November 2011 feature interview with Dream Theater guitarist John Petrucci.
Dream Theater have just released the new music video for their song "On the Back of Angels." You can watch the video below.
It has been confirmed that Periphery will support Dream Theater on two upcoming dates: October 15 at Palace Theater in Albany, New York and October 16 at the Merriam Theatre in Philadelphia.
A Dramatic Turn of Events, the band's first album without drummer/founding member Mike Portnoy, will be released on September 13 via Roadrunner Records.
Every week leading up to the release of their new album, A Dramatic Turn of Events, Dream Theater are rolling out clips of the songs on the record.
Dream Theater's 2004 concert film Live at Budokan will be getting the deluxe treatment as Eagle Rock Entertainment will be releasing it on Blu-Ray.
Speaking to MusicRadar.com, guitarist John Petrucci gave a track-by-track breakdown of the new Dream Theater album, A Dramatic Turn of Events. You can check out an excerpt from the interview below.