"John Petrucci, guitarist for progressive rock band Dream Theater, will release his first solo album in 15 years, Terminal Velocity, later this summer - and his former bandmate, Mike Portnoy, performed all of the drums."
"Having Mike play drums on this record was really special for me, and he...
For those unaware, Metal Allegiance has been an all-star jam band that has played one-off gigs of cover tunes in the LA area during the NAMM show the last few years. A core group of guys (Alex Skolnick, Mike Portnoy, and David Ellefson) decided to record an album and add in various guests on the...
Mike Portnoy Admonishes Fan For Showing Up To Signing Wearing Mangini Era Dream Theater Shirt - Blabbermouth.net
I've always felt bad when Portnoy caught shit from people in the past, I just didn't see the big deal and what made him such a bad guy. Back in the AOL days he used to have an e-mail...
Flying Colors -
Steve Morse: Lead and Rhythm Guitar
Casey McPherson: Vocals, Keyboards, Rhythm Guitar
Neal Morse: Keyboard, Vocals
Dave LaRue: Bass Guitar
Mike Portnoy: Drums, Percussion, Vocals
They're actually quite good.
Very reminiscent of Transatlantic, but a bit less proggy.
Portnoy constantly says that he made a living playing in odd time signatures. My suggestion? Keep making a living because no one will recognize you for anything else. :lol:
BLABBERMOUTH.NET - MIKE PORTNOY, BILLY SHEEHAN, TONY MACALPINE, DEREK SHERINIAN To Tour Europe And Asia
mods, feel free to merge this with the other portnoy thread if you don't want more portnoy clutter.
According to this news Mike Portnoy's time with Avenged Sevenfold comes to an end AX7 has kicked him out.
Sounds to me like Mike expected DT to wallow along without him and his ego, and is asshurt that they're pushing on as a band instead of being The Band That Used To Have Portnoy As A Drummer.