"some music was meant to stay underground..."

Dream Theater Posts First Part Of Drummer Documentary

Photo of Dream Theater

Band Photo: Dream Theater (?)

Dream Theater has posted a 20 minute documentary clip online discussing the departure of drummer Mike Portnoy and showcasing several of the people of the auditioned for the vacant position. You can check out the documentary at this location (spoiler: they still don't reveal who it is). The band also commented:

"Hi Everyone, we wanted to take a minute to thank all of you who signed up and watched the trailer on Thursday. This is an incredibly exciting time for all of us and we know that the anticipation has been, well, uncomfortable to say the least!

"Over the next few days we hope that you will enjoy this very special documentary we've put together which literally invites everyone into the rehearsal room during the audition process and ultimately reveals who we chose as the new drummer in Dream Theater.

"This is unlike anything we've ever done before and we felt that this would be a unique way of sharing our experience with all of you as a sincere thank you to everyone who has listened to, believed in and supported DT throughout the years.

"Beyond all the drama and presentation, it always comes back to the thing that unites us all: our common passion to create, perform and listen to great music! To that end we are in the studio working hard on our next album and can't wait to deliver it to the world and to see all of our friends on tour. Until then, please go to Roadrunner's YouTube channel to begin watching the documentary now!"

What's Next?

Please share this article if you found it interesting.

You can get related band news and info in the sidebar and on the respective band pages.


2 Comments on "Dream Theater Posts Drummer Search Documentary"

Post your comments and discuss the article below! (no login required)

Nunya's avatar

Member

1. Nunya writes:

why don't they just hurry up and pick the drummer from the muppets

# Apr 25, 2011 @ 8:03 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
hellrat's avatar

Member

2. hellrat writes:

ANIMAL!!!! \m/

nah, that dude would never play for these jack wagons...he's way too fvckin gnarly for their contrived and pompuos garbage

# Apr 25, 2011 @ 8:47 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address

To minimize comment spam/abuse, you cannot post comments on articles over a month old. Please check the sidebar to the right or the related band pages for recent related news articles.