Mike Portnoy, after leaving Dream Theater and touring with Avenged Sevenfold, where’s he now? Did he decided to break of all his work? No, it seems world is very large for him to find jobs. After all, still have enough time for him before choosing a retirement. Now, along with Roine Stolt of The Flower Kings, Pete Trewavas of Marillion he’s on working on Transatlantic. Neal Morse who also left his band Spock’s Beard is on the way with Transatlantic.
Not only that, Mike also has a musical project along with singer Russell Allen (Symphony X), guitarist Mike Orlando (Sonic Stomp), and Paul DiLeo on a new hard rock band called Undaunted.
Michael Stephen Portnoy, previously left Dream Theater because of some conflicting interests. He found new experince with Avenged Sevenfold. However, he received many protest from his fans in DT via facebook or from letters. Until one time, he was fed up of all critics aimed to him. Then, he delete all the threads on his web’s forum also spams from fans on his facebook’s wall. In the late, Mike finally out from Sevenfold and his position replaced by Arin Ilejay of Confide.