Dream Theater Rules! A thread to honor the greatest band ever

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  1. DreamTheaterRules

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    I have a JP12 BFR and LOVE IT with one exception... :rolleyes:
     
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    11top Cousin Eddie's cousin

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    That's not bad. However, he seems to be a bit "theatrical" with his voice like LaBrie.

    I also thought about Ian Gillan. But, I really think I'd like Glenn Hughes.
     
  3. 11top

    11top Cousin Eddie's cousin

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    2:15 mark

     
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  4. Alnus Rubra

    Alnus Rubra Loving nature’s wonders

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    “Freaky” I was reading your comments and before I’d finished, I thought “Glenn Hughes”!! Great minds, or fools seldom differing?!:D
     
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  5. bodia

    bodia Authorities said.....best leave it.....unsolved

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    Truth!
     
  6. bodia

    bodia Authorities said.....best leave it.....unsolved

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    Gillan would have been good when he still had a voice. I saw them in September, and while he is still awesome, he can't hit it like he used to. Then again, neither can I :oops:
     
  7. Boogie

    Boogie Zombie Two, DFZ

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    Glenn Hughes still sounds shockingly good.
     
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  8. Alnus Rubra

    Alnus Rubra Loving nature’s wonders

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    Their latest release on you tube “Wanderlust” is great!
     
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    11top Cousin Eddie's cousin

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    Fixed it Kerry.
     
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  10. alantig

    alantig Zombie Four, DFZ

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    They did a series of videos for the drummer auditions a couple years ago when Mike Mangini got the job after Portnoy left.

    This is part 1. There are at least 3 (I didn't see part 4, but can't swear it doesn't exist).



    Marco Zinnemann is a monster, and part of me was hoping he'd get the gig, but I didn't want him to have to give up on the Aristocrats (there's a band that's sick with talent - maybe I'll start that thread!). I talked to him at an Aristocrats show and told him that, ultimately, I was glad he didn't get DT and said I was torn watching the auditions. He said he was disappointed not to get it, but it was all gone the next time he played w/the Aristocrats. He did say it was actually probably better that he didn't get DT because he'd have had to give up some of his other stuff besides the Aristocrats because of the demands of the DT gig.
     
  11. garrett

    garrett knows just enough to be dangerous

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    I love Marco Minnemann's work with Paul Gilbert, especially the Space Ship One Live videos. Mangini is a great fit for DT, though, and I'm glad he got the gig. I feel like the band declined after Train of Thought, but hit their stride again with the self-titled album once Mangini was settled in.
     
  12. garrett

    garrett knows just enough to be dangerous

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    I've always hated "Space Dye Vest". At the end of "Scarred" it's like, whelp, album over!


    As if we need any more evidence that DT is for nerds, I wrote a paper about this album in a modern lit class at my university. We also watched The Matrix in class and everyone wrote a paper on it. It was a cool class.


    Gotta put "The Looking Glass" out here. Or "Rush 2.0" as I think of it.

     
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    Collywobbles New Member

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    I found this on my travels in internet-land in 'Guitar Motel'...

    One of of Mr Ibanez's John Petrucci specials, hand painted by Michelangelo if I remember correctly...

    https://www.guitarmotel.com/#/guitar/ibanez-1998-jpm-90ham-john-petrucci

    And as I know we're meant to keep it PRS, here's a link to the same site's pictures of a certain old PRS Custom, 5 0001.

    https://www.guitarmotel.com/#/guita...e-first-guitar-of-the-paul-reed-smith-company
     
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    Alnus Rubra Loving nature’s wonders

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    Why is it that most of the metal guys go Ibanez when PRSi can give this tone?



    Or this!

    I’m
     
  15. DreamTheaterRules

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    Nerds??? o_O
     
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    sergiodeblanc “Evil” Sergio. You can tell by the goatee

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  17. Alnus Rubra

    Alnus Rubra Loving nature’s wonders

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    Glenn Hughes/John Petrucci G3.

    Thought that you might like this?

     
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  18. garrett

    garrett knows just enough to be dangerous

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    If Lars had gotten the drums gig...

     
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  19. bodia

    bodia Authorities said.....best leave it.....unsolved

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    Ha!
     
  20. 11top

    11top Cousin Eddie's cousin

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    Mangini is the MAN!

     
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