Dream Theater guitarist John Petrucci sat for a 20-minute interview with Artisan News Service back in May of 2011. Clips have emerged since then, but now the full interview has been uploaded. Petrucci talks in depth about the recruitment process that led to drummer Mike Mangini joining the band, writing the album A Dramatic Turn of Events, and much more. Check out the video below.

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