Prog metal titans, DREAM THEATER, played a stonking gig at High Voltage Festival in London this weekend and lucky for them, they got to play what has been one of the sunniest days at a UK festival in 2011 thus far!? The band played one track from the upcoming album, On The Backs Of Angels, to give fans a live feel for the new material and if you weren’t able to make the gig fear not! You can listen to that track below:
The band were also recently announced as one of the top ten Best Prog Rock Bands Of All
Time in a Rolling Stone Readers Poll. Three years ago, DREAM THEATER released a compilation
entitled Greatest Hit (…And 21 Other Pretty Cool Songs). The title refers to the band’s 1992
single “Pull Me Under,” which hit Number 10 on the Mainstream Rock Track chart that year and
actually received some airplay. For a prog rock band – especially one that started in the
mid-1980s– that’s an amazing feat.
You can read the full article by CLICKING HERE. The new album A Dramatic Turn of Events is out
on the 12th of September and you can pre-order a special bundle including extra bits and
pieces by CLICKING HERE.