Quantcast

Tag Archives: John Petrucci

Metal By Numbers 9/30: Ace Frehley flies up the charts

Posted by on September 30, 2020

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   I already made an “Aces High” pun the last time Ace Frehley put out an album, so the title took me a minute to come up with. Sixteen debuts is pretty hefty but […]

Read more

Metal By Numbers 9/23: Yes we are Marilyn Manson, yes we are

Posted by on September 23, 2020

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   I haven’t listened to Manson’s new album, but the statement We Are Chaos is sure as hell true this year as its ever been. I hate to keep beating the dead horse that is […]

Read more

Metal By Numbers 9/16: The devil believes Stryper’s sales

Posted by on September 16, 2020

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   Have you actually looked at Stryper’s album covers in recent years? From 2013’s No More Hell To Pay and onward, they all depict biblical figures in scenarios that look deserving of their own anime intro […]

Read more

Metal By Numbers 9/11: Metallica orchestrate the sales

Posted by on September 11, 2020

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   I love S&M, so the fact that there’s an S&M2 must mean the world can’t be all bad. If you, like me, didn’t get the chance to see the show last year, you can listen to […]

Read more

New & Noteworthy: August 28th, 2020 – Si Vis Pacem, Para New Releasum

Posted by on August 28, 2020

New & Noteworthy is a weekly column in which we highlight some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. The week features the long awaited S&M2 from Metallica, a solo album from Dream Theater’s John Petrucci, an In Flames re-release nobody asked for, and more! For last week’s new releases you […]

Read more

Metal By Numbers 8/12: The charts get re-stitched

Posted by on August 12, 2020

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   Last week, a news story circulated regarding Spotify CEO Daniel Ek and the issue of artists making little money from streaming. Ek was quoted as saying that artists “…can’t record music once every […]

Read more

Dream Theater’s John Petrucci reunites with Mike Portnoy in new “Terminal Velocity” music video

Posted by on August 7, 2020

  Dream Theater’s John Petrucci has announced his first solo album in fifteen years! Terminal Velocity, the full-length instrumental record will be released on August 28th via The Orchard Music on his Sound Mind Music record label. A video for the title track is now available. The follow-up to 2005’s Suspended Animation was written and […]

Read more

Steve Dadaian’s Top 5 most influential guitarists

Posted by on February 1, 2019

Steve Dadaian’s new album Follow the Light came out today (2/1). The fusion guitarist has already shared videos for “Follow the Light,” “Soul Connection” and a guitar playthrough for the song “Red River.” To celebrate Dadaian’s latest effort, we asked him who his top five influential guitarists are.  Check out his list below and order the […]

Read more

Fear The Riff Expo announce Meet & Greet schedule w/ Zakk Wylde, John Petrucci and more

Posted by on August 2, 2018

Next Saturday (11th) is the 2nd Annual Fear the Riff – the Effects, Pedals and Guitar Gear Expo. The event will be held at Brooklyn’s Expo Center (79 Franklin Street) from 10am-6pm. Additionally, the meet & greet schedule has been revealed, which includes Zakk Wylde (Black Label Society), John Petrucci (Dream Theatre), Jake Bowen (Periphery), […]

Read more

Don’t hold your breath for that Dream Theater reunion

Posted by on February 7, 2018

If there’s one thing that Dream Theater fans are, it’s active internet users. And many of them are also hopeful that the most internet-active of it’s current and former members, Mike Portnoy, will one day drum again for the band. So obviously when Portnoy and guitarist John Petrucci appeared in a picture together all the […]

Read more