Video: Dream Theater's James LaBrie And John Petrucci Discuss Their New Album

 
Our friends at Roadrunner Germany recently conducted an in-depth interview with Dream Theater vocalist James LaBrie and guitarist John Petrucci, during which the two men went through their upcoming album A Dramatic Turn of Events track by track. (Don't worry, it's in English.) You can check out the video below. A Dramatic Turn of Events will be in stores September 13, but you can pre-order it from iTunes at this link.
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Dream Theater Premieres A Sample Of "This Is The Life" On MusicRadar.com!

 
Dream Theater has partnered with MusicRadar.com (the same site that had guitarist John Petrucci go through their upcoming album A Dramatic Turn of Events track by track last week) to premiere a snippet of the song "This is the Life" from said album. So head on over there to check it out! A Dramatic Turn of Events will be in record stores on September 13, but you can pre-order it from iTunes right now at this link.
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Video: Dream Theater's John Petrucci And Jordan Rudess Discuss The "A Dramatic Turn Of Events" Deluxe Edition!

 
As you're probably aware by now, Dream Theater have a new studio album coming out on September 13. It's called A Dramatic Turn of Events, and it's not only available in a standard CD, but also a deluxe collectors' edition boxed set version, which you can pre-order at this link. There's so much cool stuff in this box, we decided the best people to explain it were the band members themselves.
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Dream Theater's John Petrucci Goes Through New Album Track By Track

 
Dream Theater guitarist John Petrucci recently sat for an exclusive interview with MusicRadar.com, analyzing the band's new album A Dramatic Turn of Events track by track and telling the stories behind the writing of each song. Of the first single, "On the Backs of Angels," he says, "I came up with the intro guitar riff while I was playing an acoustic at home by the fire. I was thinking, How should this record begin.
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Dream Theater Premieres A Sample Of "Beneath The Surface" On PureVolume.com!

 
Dream Theater has been teasing fans with snippets from every song on their new album A Dramatic Turn of Events (except first single "On the Backs of Angels," which you can get from iTunes), and today they're offering 70 seconds of "Beneath the Surface," the last track on the disc. Head on over to PureVolume.com to check it out, and when you're done, why not pre-order the album through iTunes?.
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Weekend Poll: How Many New Songs Should A Band Play Live?

 
A lot of Roadrunner bands have new albums out or coming soon: Theory of a Deadman and Trivium's latest are already out, and Dream Theater, Opeth, and Machine Head will all be releasing hotly anticipated new albums in September. Many of these bands will also be hitting the road in support of their new music, too (check our tour page for dates).
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Hear A Sample Of Dream Theater's "Breaking All Illusions"!

 
As we've told you before, Dream Theater are teasing fans with snippets from each track on their new album (except for first single "On the Backs of Angels," which you can hear here in its entirety and buy from Amazon or iTunes), releasing one a week. Today, they're showcasing a minute or so of "Breaking All Illusions," the next-to-last track on the album.
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New Dream Theater, Machine Head & Opeth Music Now Streaming!

 
New music from Dream Theater, Machine Head and Opeth is now streaming on this very site! Click here to hear "On the Backs of Angels," the first single from Dream Theater's forthcoming album A Dramatic Turn of Events, due out September 13! Click here to hear "Locust," the first single from Machine Head's forthcoming album Unto the Locust, due out September 27! Click here to hear "The Devil's Orchard," the first single from Opeth's forthcoming album Heritage, due out September 20!.
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