Tag Archives: Dream Theater

Animals Re-Imagined by Various Artists

Animals by Pink Floyd is one of my favorite albums of all time, not to mention the fact that it is my favorite album by Pink Floyd. All of the musicians on this album, take you on a different slant, … Continue reading

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Transatlantic ~ The Absolute Universe

Another gem from Transatlantic. Actually more than 1. There is the extended mix, called Forevermore & the abridged version, called The Breath Of Life. As I was listening to this, I thought that it was a 2 CD set, but, … Continue reading

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Nick D’Virgilio ~ Invisable

If you’re a fan of Spock’s Beard, the progressive rock band that has captured my heart, then you’re going to love this album. It has that Spock’s Beard feel to it. There are some guest stars on the album as … Continue reading

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Darwin 2 ~ A Frozen War

How can you go wrong when you put together great musicians like Simon Phillips (The Who, Toto), Greg Howe (Michael Jackson, Justin Timberlake), Billy Sheehan (Mr. Big, Winery Dogs), Guthrie Goven (Asia, Steven Wilson), Matt Bissonette (Elton John, Ringo Starr), … Continue reading

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Sons Of Appollo ~ MMXX

  Another great one from Sons Of Appollo. Starting off with a song over 7 minutes long, that starts off very slow & melodic, and then blisters into what you would expect from Mike Portnoy, Billy Sheehan, Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal, … Continue reading

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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 ~ 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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