Our UK office conducted an exclusive interview with Dream Theater frontman James LaBrie at this year's High Voltage festival, which took place Saturday, July 23 and Sunday, July 24, 2011 in Victoria Park, London. In the first clip, he discusses the process of replacing drummer Mike Portnoy with Mike Mangini, and in the second clip, he talks about the band's upcoming album, A Dramatic Turn of Events, due out September 13.

Here's Part 1:



And here's Part 2:



A Dramatic Turn of Events can be pre-ordered now in a deluxe boxed set edition that includes vinyl and CD versions of the new album, a CD of instrumental versions of all the songs, a litho print of the album cover, a custom turntable slipmat and more! Click here to check it out. The band will be on tour with Trivium in September and October.