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Dream Theater Announce Tour Dates

August 1, 2011 by  
Filed under Daily Music News, Tour Dates & News

Dream Theater’s new album, A Dramatic Turn of Events, is due out on September 13th. The album marks the recorded debut of new drummer Mike Mangini and Roadrunner Records will issue the release in multiple versions.

In addition to the standard version, a special edition CD/DVD set will include The Spirit Carries On – a 60-minute movie documenting Dream Theater’s much-discussed drummer auditions; a double LP Set in gatefold jacket; and a Limited Deluxe Collector’s Edition Box Set. The A Dramatic Turn of Events Deluxe Collector’s Edition Box Set includes the A Dramatic Turn of Events album; instrumentals of the entire album; the DVD of The Spirit Carries On;  a double-LP Set of A Dramatic Turn of Events (180-Gram Vinyl in Gatefold Jacket);  Dream Theater branded custom turntable slipmat; and a litho print of album. Also, 50 lucky winners will find a Dream Theater ‘Ticket For Life,’ which is randomly inserted into packaging.  All the content will be housed in a custom box and those who purchase will receive a digital download of the album the day prior to release.

Dream Theater are also planning to embark on a massive world tour, where they will play selections from A Dramatic Turn of Events, as well as classic, staples and fan favorites. Labelmates Trivium will appear on many dates, supporting their new album In Waves.

Here are some dates with more coming soon:
Sept. 24 San Francisco, CA The Warfield  (With Trivium)
Sept. 25 Los Angeles, CA  Nokia Theater (With Trivium)
Sept. 27 Seattle, WA Showbox SODO (With Trivium)
Sept. 28  Vancouver, BC Queen Elizabeth Theatre (With Trivium)
Oct. 3 Royal Oak, MI Royal Oak Music Theatre
Oct. 4 Pittsburgh, PA Trib Total Media Amphitheatre (With  Trivium)
Oct. 6  Toronto, ON Massey Hall (With Trivium)
Oct. 7 Montreal, QC Place des Arts (With Trivium)
Oct. 8 Quebec City, QC Pavilion de la Jeunesse (With Trivium)
Oct. 10 Boston, MA Orpheum Theatre (With Trivium)
Oct. 11  Morristown, NJ Mayo Performing Arts Center  (With Trivium)
Oct. 12 New York, NY Beacon Theatre (With Trivium)
Oct. 22 Cleawater, FL Ruth Eckerd Hall
Oct 25 Houston, TX Verizon Wireless Theater (With Trivium)
Oct. 26  Austin, TX Bass Concert Hall (With Trivium)

For more information on ticketing, tour dates and on-sales, please go here.

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