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Customer Reviews

The Majesty of Rock Returns

If this first single is a harbinger of things to come, the best Dream Theater album ever is coming in September. The addition of Mike Mangini on the drums has made this the most virtuosic band in the history of rock. A month of non stop listening and this song never gets stale. Cannot wait until September 13 for the new album. Download this now!

Dream Theater Strikes Again!

As far as recent releases go, this has got to be my favorite Dream Theater track since Octavarium. This seems to indicate the whole album will be amazing! I highly recommend this purchase.

Dream Theater!

They've done it again! Buy this single and then when their new album comes out, buy that too!


Formed: 1986 in New York, NY

Genre: Rock

Years Active: '80s, '90s, '00s, '10s

The technically proficient guitar playing of John Petrucci elevated Dream Theater to the upper echelons of contemporary heavy metal. While its lineup has continuously evolved, the Long Island-based quintet has consistently delivered sharp-edged music. Dream Theater is known for its high-energy concert performances. While they've released several live albums -- Live at the Marquee, recorded at the London club; Live in Japan, recorded during the Music in Progress tour in 1993, and a triple-CD and DVD,...
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