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  1. Dream Theater's John Petrucci Shares His Top 5 Tips For Guitarists [News]Read the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Dream Theater guitar lord John Petrucci shared his set of Top 5 tips for all the guitarists out there. Chatting with Music Radar , the man stressed the importance of putting musicality first, experimenting, and not neglecting certain aspects of guitar playing.

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  2. Ernie Ball Music Man Introduces John Petrucci, St. Vincent And James Valentine Artist Series GuitarsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Mi2n

    ... 'We are honored to be working with such talented guitar players and instrument designers like John Petrucci (Dream Theater), Annie Clark (St. Vincent), and James Valentine (Maroon 5),' said Sterling Ball, CEO of Ernie Ball. 'Unlike with other ...

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  3. Dream Theater: The Astonishing [Reviews]Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Released: Jan 29, 2016 Genre: Progressive Metal, Symphonic Metal, Rock Opera Label: Roadrunner Number Of Tracks: 20 With their last couple of albums simply appealing to their well-lauded prog-metal style, Dream Theater craft a full-on rock opera in their thirteenth album, "The Astonishing." From their top-grade instrumental finesse to the thought-provoking concepts they've crafted for their albums, Dream Theater have done more than enough to establish themselves as one of the most sophisticated metal bands working today.

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  4. Match the Master Competition: John Petrucci Plays Dream Theater's 'The Gift of Music'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Guitar World

    Ernie Ball Music Man presents Match the Master with John Petrucci! It's your chance to win a private master class with John Petrucci, a VIP Dream Theater experience, gear from Ernie Ball Music Man, Mesa Boogie, Fractal Audio Systems, Sterling by Music Man, TC Electronic, Dunlop, DiMarzio and Ernie Ball. In this video, Petrucci is playing "The Gift of Music," a track from Dream Theater's new album, The Astonishing .

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  5. Dream Theater: What Is The Essence Of Being A Progressive Band [News]Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    The boys from Dream Theater said that the very essence of being a progressive band is "doing whatever the hell you want." Discussing the new album " The Astonishing ," vocalist James LaBrie noted: "This is an album where we're pulling from every musical style that we've ever incorporated in the history of Dream Theater, whether it's prog or heavy or rock - even folk, and classical, electronic..." Guitarist John Petrucci chimed in: "Everything was appropriate to whatever was happening in the story.

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  6. Jim Dunlop Announces the JP95 John Petrucci Signature Cry Baby Wah | DEMORead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Guitar Player

    ... until he found the sound that perfectly represents all the expression and intensity he needs. Recently, he and Dream Theater engineer Richard Chycki worked with the Cry Baby design team to replicate and further fine-tune that sound with a single ...

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  7. Listen: This Is The Best Song On Dream Theater's New Album, It Has An Amazing Guitar Solo [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    of Dream Theater 's new conceptual double album " The Astonishing " yesterday, and for today we figured it wouldn't be a bad idea to focus on the actual music. With 34 songs and over 2 hours of music, the record might take a bit longer to digest or ...

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  8. Dream Theater Premiere 'The Gift of Music' VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Guitar World

    Dream Theater have released the first music video from their new album, The Astonishing , and you can check it out below. The track, "The Gift of Music," is just a small part of the album's epic 34-track double-disc rock opera.

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  9. Watch Dream Theater Shred Amid Flying Robots in 'The Gift of Music' VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | RollingStone

    Dream Theater's new video for "The Gift of Music," off their latest album, 'The Astonishing,' sees the band mixing live performance footage with CGI animation. Dream Theater's recently released new album, The Astonishing , is a 34-track double-disc rock opera that sees the quintet stretching prog to its limits, both conceptually and musically.

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  10. Dream Theater - The AstonishingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Where Worlds Collide

    Dream Theater are a band who strongly divide opinions. For some they're the epitome of progressive metal, with levels of instrumental virtuosity that render them without peers.

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  11. Ernie Ball and Dream Theater's John Petrucci Announce Match the Master ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Guitar World

    Ernie Ball and Dream Theater guitarist John Petrucci have teamed up to present Match the Master, a new interactive online competition that puts guitar players skills to the test and offers a high-stakes prize. Match the Master gives guitar player across the United States a chance to win a private master class with Petrucci himself and a VIP trip to see Dream Theater live.

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  12. Dream Theater to tour North AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Examiner.com

    Dream Theater will perform their forthcoming double concept album, The Astonishing , live in its entirety on their upcoming tour . The momentous tour will have the band making stops at historical theaters throughout North America including New York's Radio City Music Hall, Los Angeles' The Wiltern, and Boston's Orpheum Theatre with additional dates to be announced .

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  13. The Astonishing - Dream TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Watersblogged

    We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview and buy music from The Astonishing by Dream Theater, download iTunes now.

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  14. The AstonishingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | RollingStone

    Subtlety and economy aren't words that typically come to mind when pondering a new Dream Theater album, much less one that arrives in the form of a double-disc epic with 34 tracks spanning two-and-a-half hours. Yet counterintuitively, those qualities help the veteran prog-metal quintet's 13th album, The Astonishing, live up to its title.

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  15. Dream Theater Streaming New Album 'The Astonishing' In Full [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Dream Theater are streaming their new album " The Astonishing " in full, marking today's official release through Roadrunner Records. The record marks the 13th effort in DT opus, and comes as a conceptual double album with 34 tracks and over two hours of music.

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  16. Ernie Ball and Dream Theater's John Petrucci Announce Match the Master ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Guitar World

    Ernie Ball and Dream Theater guitarist John Petrucci have teamed up to present Match the Master, a new interactive online competition that puts guitar players skills to the test and offers a high-stakes prize. Match the Master gives guitar player across the United States a chance to win a private master class with Petrucci himself and a VIP trip to see Dream Theater live.

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  17. John Petrucci To UG About Learning Hours Of New Material From 'The...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    If Dream Theater has previously pushed the limits of prog and metal on their earlier albums, it is nothing compared to what they've achieved on the new " The Astonishing " record. This time around, the band has written 34 songs taking up two CDs.

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  18. Progressive Instrumental Rock - Pontus New EP "IV" Out 2/12/2016Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 23 | Mi2n

    ... clips will be available alongside the Digital Launch. Musically, Pontus has been compared to artist such as Dream Theater, King Crimson, Yes (Steve Howe), Bryan May (Queen) - but he has been found to have unique style, something in between ...

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  19. Check Out John Petrucci's New Signature Guitar [News]Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 23 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    At this year's NAMM convention, Dream Theater guitar lord John Petrucci presented his brand new Ernie Ball Music Man signature guitar, a sleek model called the JP16 Majesty . Mr. Petrucci's collaboration with the company dates way back to 1999, and he had nothing but words of praise for the boys, saying: "Ernie Ball Music Man, to me, is more than just guitars.

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  20. NAMM 2016: Ernie Ball Music Man Introduces John Petrucci, St. Vincent and James Valentine GuitarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Guitar World

    ... "We are honored to be working with such talented guitar players and instrument designers like John Petrucci (Dream Theater), Annie Clark (St. Vincent), and James Valentine (Maroon 5)," said Sterling Ball, CEO of Ernie Ball. "Unlike with other ...

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