When Dream Theater's new studio album, A Dramatic Turn of Events, is released on September 13, the deluxe edition will include a documentary, The Spirit Carries On, exploring the process by which new drummer Mike Mangini was chosen to replace Mike Portnoy. In the clip below, the band members talk about the process of making that documentary, and how they felt about having cameras around throughout the entire arduous audition process.

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A Dramatic Turn of Events can be pre-ordered from Amazon or iTunes, and you can still get a copy of the deluxe boxed set version, which includes the album on CD and vinyl, a disc of instrumental versions of all the songs, a litho print of the cover art, and much more.