American progressive-metal band, known as skilled instrumentalists, Dream Theater, has just announced the release of the much-anticipated twelfth studio album. The album ‘Dream Theater’ was the first ever self-titled release in their decades of career. It is scheduled to be released on September 24th via Roadrunner Records.
The new album also marks the second time they were working with Mike Mangini, whose replacing Mike Portnoy on drums in 2010. Mangini’s first collaboration with the band was ‘A Dramatic Turn of Events’ in 2011.
– Read the full press album announcement today.
….“I see every new album as an opportunity to start over,” says Petrucci. “To either build or improve upon a direction that has been evolving over time or to completely break new ground. This is the first self-titled album of our career and there is nothing I can think of that makes a statement of musical and creative identity stronger than that. We’ve fully explored all of the elements that make us unique, from the epic and intense to the atmospheric and cinematic. We’re incredibly excited about ‘DREAM THEATER’ and can’t wait for everyone to hear it.”…
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