U S A  -  métal progressif  -  **** 


 Groupe phare du métal progressif américain,
musique puissante aux rythmiques et lignes mélodiques hard,
morceaux épiques, structures alambiquées, technique irréprochable,
successions de passages techniques rugueux,
de passages mélodieux donnant le frisson,
de parties agressives et dissonantes, et d'autres plus expérimentales,
une référence hard progressif, Incontournable  !!!



Charles  DOMINICI  -  chant - ( 89 )
James  LA BRIE  - chant, percussions -
John  MYUNG  - basse -
John  PETRUCCI  - guitares , chant -
Mike  PORTNOY  - batterie & percussions, chant - ( 89 à 09 )
Kevin  MOORE  - claviers - ( 89, 92 )
Derek  SHERINIAN  - claviers , chant - ( 95, 97 )
Jordan  RUDESS  - claviers - ( 99, 02, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 11, 16, 19, 21 )
Mike  MANGINI  - batterie & percussions - ( 11, 16, 19, 21 )

Eric  Rigler  -  bagpipes sur "The X Aspect" (31) - ( 16 )
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (32) - ( 16 )
-  David  Campbell  -  choral & orchestral arrangements - ( 16 )
-  Richard  Chycki  -  spoken voice of Nafaryus, mixing & recording - ( 16 )

www.dreamtheater.net          www.mikeportnoy.com/
www.dreamtheater.net/tod/       www.dreamt.org/    



When dream and day unite   ( 1989 )

 titres : a fortune in lies, status seeker, the ytse jam,
             the killing hand : i. the observance,
             ii. ancient renewal, iii. the stray seed, iv. thorus,
             v. exodus, light fuse and get away,
             afterlife, the ones who help to set the sun,
             only a matter of time.

Images and words     ( 1992 )

 titres : pull me under, another day,
             take the time, surrounded, metropolis,
             under a glass moon, wait for sleep,
             learning to live.

A change of seasons     ( 1995 )

versions différentes avec
un superbe inédit de 20 minutes !

 titres : a change of seasons, funeral for a friend,
             love lies bleeding, perfect strangers,
             the rover, achilles last stand,
             the song remains the same, the big medley.

Falling into infinity     ( 1997 )

un hard progressif qui tendrait vers un Rush
des meilleurs moments, monumental !!!

 titres : new millennium, you not me, peruvian skies,
             hollow years, burning my soul, hell's kitchen,
             lines in the sand, take away my pain,
             just let me breathe, anna lee, trial of tears,
             it's raining, deep in heaven, the wasteland.

Scènes from a mémory   ( 1999 )

 titres : act 1: regression, overture1928, strange déjà vu,
             through my words, fatal tragedy, beyond this life,
             through her eyes,
act 2: home, the dance of eternity, one last time,
             the spirit carries on, finally free.

Six degrees of inner turbulence

( 2002 )

 cd 1 : the glass prison, blind faith, misunderstood,
           the great debate, disappear.
cd 2 : six degrees of inner turbulence
           ( overture, about to crash, war inside my head,
           the test that stumped them all, goodnight kiss,
           solitary shell, about to crash,
           losing time / grand finale )

Octavarium       ( 2005 )

 titres : the root of all evil, the answer lies within,
             these walls, I walk beside you, panic attack,
             never enough, sacrificed sons, octavarium.

Score: 20th Anniversary World Tour   ( 2006 )

 cd 1 : the root of all evil, I walk beside you, another won,
           afterlife, under a glass moon, Innocence faded,
           raise the knife, the spirit carries on
cd 2 : six degrees of Inner turbulence, vacant,
           the Answer Lies within, sacrificed sons
cd 3 : octavarium, metropolis pt 1.

Dark side of the moon    ( 2006 )

 titres : speak to me / breathe, on the run, time,
             the great gig in the sky, money, us and them,
             any colour you like, brain damage, eclipse.

 Image and words

live in Tokyo

( 1993 )

~  D V D  ~

 titres : under a glass moon, wait for sleep,
             surrounded, ytse jam, to live forever,
             a fortune in lies, take the time, pull me under.
clips :  pull me under, take the time, another day.

 5 years in a live time

( 1998 )

~  D V D  ~

 titres : 1994 / 1998 : cinq années de moments forts
             du grand  Dream Theater.


Metropolis  2000
scènes from New York

( 2000 )

~  D V D  ~

 titres : opening scene, regression, overture 1928,
             strange déjà vu, through my words,
             fatal tragedy beyond this life,
             john & theresa solo spot, through her eyes, home,
             the dance of eternity, one last time,
             the spirit carries on, finally free, closing scene, credits.
bonus: a mind beside itself I, erotomania II, voices III,
             the silent man, learning to live,
             a change of seasons.

Live at Budokan

( 2004 )

~  D V D  ~

 dvd 1 : as I am, this dying soul, beyond this life,
             hollow years, war inside my head,
             the test that stumped them all, endless sacrifice,              instrumedley, trial of tears, new millennium,
             keyboard solo, only a matter of time,
             goodnight kiss, solitary shell,
             stream of consciousness, disappear,
             pull me under, in the name of god.
dvd 2 : bonus material : ......

Systematic chaos     ( 2007 )

 titres : In the presence of enemies Pt. 1, forsaken,
             constant motion, the dark eternal night,
             repentance, prophets of war,
             the ministry of lost souls,
             In the presence of enemies Pt. 2.
dvd : making of, 5.1 surround sound mix album.

Chaos in motion 2007 - 2008  ( 2008 )

 dvd 1 : Intro/also sprach zarathustra, constant motion,
     panic attack, blind faith, surrounded, the dark eternal night,
     keyboard solo, lines in the sand, scarred,
     forsaken, the ministry of lost souls, take the time,
     In the presence of enemies,
     schmedley wilcox : I. trial of tears, II. finally free, III.
     learning to live, IV. In the name of god, V. octavarium.
dvd 2 : behind the chaos on the road,  documentaire,      
     promo videos: constant motion, forsaken forsaken (studio),
     the dark eternal night (studio),
     live screen projection films: the dark eternal night (N.A.D.S),
     the ministry of lost souls,
     In the presence of enemies pt. 2 .
     Mike Portnoy stage tour / backstage, photo gallery.

Black clouds & silver linings  ( 2009 )

 cd 1 : a nightmare to remember, a rite of passage, wither,
        the shattered fortress, the best of times, the count of tuscany.

cd 2 bonus :stargazer, tenement funster / flick of the wrist /
        Lily of the valley, odyssey, take tongers from my hair,
        larks tongues in aspic pt.2, to tame a land.
cd 3 bonus : black clouds & silver linings (instrum. mixe)

A dramatic turn of events   ( 2011 )

 titres : on the backs of angels,
             build me up break me down, lost not forgotten,
             this is the life, bridges in the sky, outcry,
             far from heaven, breaking all Illusions,
             beneath the surface.

The Astonishing    ( 2015 )

 cd 1 : Descent of the NOMACS (instrumental), Dystopian Overture
  (instrumental), The Gift of Music, The Answer, A Better Life,
  Lord Nafaryus, A Savior in the Square, When Your Time Has Come,
  Act of Faythe, Three Days, The Hovering Sojourn (instrumental),
  Brother, Can You Hear Me?, A Life Left Behind, Ravenskill,
  Chosen, A Tempting Offer, Digital Discord (instrumental),
  The X Aspect, A New Beginning, The Road to Revolution.

 cd 2 : 2285 Entr'acte (instrumental), Moment of Betrayal, Heaven's Cove, Begin Again, 
           The Path That Divides, Machine Chatter
 (instrumental), The Walking Shadow, My Last Farewell,
           Losing Faythe, Whispers on the Wind,  Hymn of a Thousand Voices, Our New World,
           Power Down"
 (instrumental), Astonishing.

Distance Over Time    ( 2019 )

 titres : Untethered Angel, Paralyzed, Fall into the Light,
             Barstool Warrior, Room 137, S2N, At Wit's End,
             Out of Reach, Pale Blue Dot, Viper King.

A View from the Top of the World  ( 2021 )

 titres : The Alien, Answering the Call, Invisible Monster,
             Sleeping Giant, Transcending Time, Awaken the Master ,
             A View from the Top of the World - i. The Crowning Glory
            - ii. Rapture of the Deep - iii. The Driving Force.


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