Imhotep's Paul Kearns and Roy Kristensen conducted an interview with DREAM THEATER guitarist John Petrucci when the band played in Oslo, Norway on September 26, 2009. Watch the chat in three parts below.
DREAM THEATER recently finished filming footage for the promotional video for the song "Wither".
The "Wither" EP, which was released via online retailers, contains the following track listing:
01. Wither (Album Version) (5:25)
02. Wither (Piano Version) (5:07)
03. Wither (John Petrucci Vocal Demo) (5:24)
04. The Best of Times (Mike Portnoy Vocal Demo) (13:04)
Track 1 taken from the album "Black Clouds and Silver Linings"
Track 2-4 previously unreleased
DREAM THEATER's new album, "Black Clouds & Silver Linings", sold 40,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 6 on The Billboard 200 chart.
DREAM THEATER's last CD, "Systematic Chaos", opened with 36,000 units in 2007 to enter The Billboard 200 chart at No. 19. 2005's "Octavarium" premiered with 27,000 copies to debut at No. 36.
In addition to the standard-version CD, DREAM THEATER's tenth studio album, "Black Clouds & Silver Linings", was also made available on vinyl LP, as well as a three-disc, special-edition CD that includes the full album, a CD of instrumental mixes of the album and a CD of six cover songs.