Lifting Shadows

The Authorized Biography of Dream Theater. Now in paperback.

Lifting Shadows is the authorized biography of Dream Theater.

Now available in paperback, the book traces the band’s history from their mid-1980’s Long Island origins through to the present, in full, frank and revealing detail.

This new, revised edition has been fully updated by author Rich Wilson who conducted all-new interviews with the band and others. It covers the departure of founding drummer Mike Portnoy, their search for his successor, and subsequent return to recording and touring success.

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Euphoric scenes of peace, love and cavorting at the second ever Glastonbury festival.

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One of Mick Rock's wonderful images of Syd Barrett (Official), originally taken during the shoot for the Madcap Laughs album, is up for auction at Bonhams today. Did you know that Storm Thorgerson also took images during the same shoot? They are extraordinarily rare but you can find them - and the story behind the shoot - in the book Barrett, The Definitive Visual Companion.

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Have you registered at to reserve your copy of 'Testament, The Official Illustrated History' by Rocket 88 Books? It's gonna be the full story of the band in their own words with tons of rare photos, memorabilia and stuff from the archives. Chuck, Eric and Alex are going back to The Legacy in 1987 and going over Testament’s incredible history in full detail, and glorious color. It's gonna be big, lush and heavy, and only from! Register now and: You will receive a special discount when you order You can have your name printed in the book You’ll be first to hear about when the book goes on sale so are guaranteed a copy! Don’t delay!!! Register NOW at: Testament's North American tour kicks off on April 6th, 2017 in support of their chart topping 'Brotherhood Of The Snake' release. Joining them are Sepultura and - Prong -. Tickets on sale NOW! For more details, visit: Testament VIP Packages available at: TESTAMENT, SEPULTURA, PRONG 04/06/17 Sunshine Theater – Albuquerque, NM 04/07/17 Gas Monkey Live – Dallas, TX 04/08/17 Aztec Theater – San Antonio, TX 04/09/17 House Of Blues – Houston, TX 04/10/17 House Of Blues – New Orleans, LA 04/12/17 The Ritz Ybor – Tampa, FL 04/13/17 Culture Room – Ft. Lauderdale, FL 04/14/17 House Of Blues – Lake Buena Vista, FL 04/15/17 Center Stage – Atlanta, GA 04/16/17 The Fillmore – Charlotte, NC 04/19/17 The National – Richmond, VA 04/20/17 Starland Ballroom – Sayreville, NJ 04/21/17 The Palladium – Worcester, MA (New England Metal & Harcore Festival) 04/22/17 The Paramount – Huntington, NY 04/23/17 Electric Factory – Philadelphia, PA 04/24/17 Ram’s Head Live – Baltimore, MD 04/26/17 Metropolis – Montreal, QC 04/27/17 Phoenix Concert Theatre – Toronto, ON 04/28/17 Majestic Theatre – Detroit, MI 04/29/17 Bogarts – Cincinnati, OH 04/30/17 Agora Theatre – Cleveland, OH 05/02/17 Concord Music Hall – Chicago, IL 05/03/17 First Avenue – Minneapolis, MN 05/04/17 The District – Sioux Falls, SD 05/06/17 Summit Music Hall – Denver, CO 05/07/17 The Depot – Salt Lake City, UT 05/09/17 Roseland Theater – Portlant, OR 05/10/17 Commodore Ballroom – Vancouver, BC 05/11/17 Showbox Market – Seattle, WA 05/12/17 The Revolution Concert House – Boise, ID 05/15/17 Orpheum Theater – Flagstaff, AZ 05/16/17 House Of Blues – San Diego, CA 05/17/17 Livewire – Scottsdale, AZ 05/18/17 House Of Blues – Anaheim, CA 05/19/17 Regency Ballroom – San Francisco, CA 05/20/17 Brooklyn Bowl – Las Vegas, NV

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