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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This is a treat: hear Teddy Boy/Rockabilly Noel Stephen Smith and Punk/Rude Boy Ray Gange discuss the Teds Vs Punk wars of 1976-77, refereed by the lovely Ben Wardle
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Prince’s comments for the liner notes to his Greatest Hits have been lost for the last 20 years, but now provide a rare insight into how he saw some of his most famous songs.
When Prince’s first greatest hits collection was released, Prince made private comments as a guide for the liner notes. Later briefly…
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