Category Archives: Dream Theater

Sons Of Apollo Live in Plovdiv, Bulgaria

  This band of great musicians consists of some big names like Mike Portnoy, Jeff Scott Soto, Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal, Billy Sheehan, & Derek Sherinian. You probably know most, if not, all of the musicians in this band. The first … Continue reading

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Elvenking ~ Reader Of The Runes – Divination

  This may be hard to follow, but, take Renaissance & merge them with Dream Theater & you will have ELVENKING.  Starting off the album with that nice slow folk feel which then plummets you straight into the hard progressive … Continue reading

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Dream Theater ~ Distance Over Time

  Another fine album from Dream Theater. This one is not a concept album like the previous one. The band sounds fine, as always, but there doesn’t seem to be anything new to the Dream Theater sound. That’s OK, as … Continue reading

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The Sea Within

  This band, which does not wish to be called a super group, has made a fantastic album. Why doesn’t the band want to be called a super group? With Roine Stolt, Jonas Reingold, Tom Brislin, Marco Minnemann & Daniel … Continue reading

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Twisted Sister ~ Metal Meltdown

  Sorry for the long delay in new reviews but life is getting in the way. I’ve never been a fan of Twisted Sister, but when this band is playing live, man, are they having fun. This set comes with … Continue reading

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Circus Maximus ~ HAVOC

  This is a great jump right in album, full of rock, progressive metal & pop all rolled up in 1 fine album. This album starts off strong with THE WEIGHT & continues to keep you reeled in with HIGHEST … Continue reading

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DREAM THEATER ~ The Astonishing

  A Dream Theater Rock Opera?? That is what this sounds like to me. As I listened I kept hearing themes over and over again, similar to the Who’s “Tommy” or “Quadrophenia” or even Styx’ “Kilroy Was Here”, although the … Continue reading

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