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  1. A Change of Seasons by Dream Theater (4.8 Stars · 5 Reviews)
    This is a fantastic progressive rock record with an epic song and very good covers of: Deep Purple, Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, Genesis... Great musicians.
    URL: http://www.dreamtheater.net
    Recordings: Metal · 1955 Hits · Posted on 10/7/1999 by Pablo Garcia (262)

  2. Awake by Dream Theater (5.0 Stars · 2 Reviews)
    This is an epic recording by Dream Theatre, with a wide variety of rhythms, themes, time signatures, and solo endeavors by Petrucci and Portnoy. It is steeped in difficult sweep and alternate picking techiques while maintaining a soothing sound.
    Recordings: Metal · 1336 Hits · Posted on 3/5/2001 by Justin Dwight (809)
  3. John Petrucci Official Website (4.0 Stars · 2 Reviews)
    Heres the homesite of one of the guitarists (my personal favourite), writing history with their guitars...
    URL: http://www.johnpetrucci.com
    Musicians: Musician Websites · 1691 Hits · Posted on 10/23/2001 by Iavor Jelev (41)

  4. Once in a Livetime by Dream Theater (4.7 Stars · 3 Reviews)
    Monster Album that shows DT can produce in the studio and live.
    Recordings: Metal · 1195 Hits · Posted on 12/20/1999 by Frederick Burton (5465)
  5. Scenes from a Memory by Dream Theater (4.9 Stars · 15 Reviews)
    This has to be heard and studied to be believed
    Recordings: Metal · 1691 Hits · Posted on 11/27/1999 by Greg Robin (418)
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Nov 29 2015

Thirty Veteran Guitarists — Including Slash, Steve Vai and John Petrucci — Pick the Song They'd Most Want to Be Remembered By, Part 2 (6/25/2015)
From the GW Archive: This feature originally appeared in the May 2002 issue of Guitar World. The story has a "time capsule" theme: We asked several veteran guitarists to choose the one song they'd most want to be remembered by after many years. ...
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Nov 29 2015

Setting Up John Petrucci's Ernie Ball Music Man JP15 Guitar — Time-Lapse Video (5/14/2015)
"Check out this time lapse [video] of Maddi doing a string change on my JP15," wrote John Petrucci on his Facebook page about 19 hours ago (not that we're stalking him or anything). Below, check out a just-posted clip of Maddi, Petrucci's guitar...
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Nov 29 2015

Practice Tips from Dream Theater's John Petrucci (9/29/2015)
Here are a few handy practice tips from John Petrucci, as originally published in the handy July 2004 issue of Guitar World. 01. Have a goal. Say to yourself, “During this hour I’m going to master this passage.” There’s nothing wrong with noodli...
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Nov 29 2015

John Petrucci Visits Guitar Center — Video (5/11/2015)
Dream Theater guitarist John Petrucci recently visited the Platinum Room at the Carle Place, New York, Guitar Center. During his visit, he discussed his musical beginnings, the genesis of his sound and his signature guitars with Ernie Ball Music...
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Nov 29 2015

John Petrucci Demos Signature Ernie Ball Music Man JP13 Guitar — Video (5/11/2015)
In this brand-new video below, Dream Theater guitarist John Petrucci walks you through the features of his Signature Ernie Ball Music Man JP13 guitar. Intrigued? Watch the video and visit music-man.com. Still intrigued? Watch Petrucci's demo of ...
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Nov 29 2015

John Petrucci Demos His Signature Sterling by Music Man JP100D Guitar — Video (5/29/2015)
In this new video, Dream Theater guitarist John Petrucci walks you through the finer points of his signature JP100D guitar from Sterling by Music Man. For more information about this model, check out the specs below and visit the guitar's page ...
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Nov 29 2015

Dream Theater's John Petrucci Demos His Ernie Ball Music Man JP6 Guitar — Video (5/19/2015)
John Petrucci has a lot of Ernie Ball Music Man signature guitars to his, well, name. Today, we present a brand-new video that shows the Dream Theater guitarist demoing his signature JP6 model. For more information about this guitar, including p...
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May 4 2015

"A Day in the Life": Jeff Beck Plays a Stripped-Down Version of a Beatles Classic — Video (10/20/2015)
Below, check out a video that made its way to Facebook just last week. It shows Jeff Beck and London-based Swiss guitarist Nicolas Meier performing Beck's well-known instrumental version of the Beatles' "A Day in the Life" in front of a small TV...
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Apr 27 2015

John Petrucci Demos Signature Ernie Ball Music Man Majesty Guitar — Video (4/27/2015)
In this new video posted by Ernie Ball, Dream Theater guitarist John Petrucci demos and discusses the John Petrucci Majesty electric guitar from Ernie Ball Music Man. "The Majesty guitar symbolizes the very reason why I am so proud to be a Musi...
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Apr 24 2015

John Petrucci Demos Ernie Ball Music Man JPBFR6 John Petrucci Ball Family Reserve Guitar — Video (4/24/2015)
In this brand-new video below, Dream Theater guitarist John Petrucci walks you through the features of the JPBFR6 John Petrucci Ball Family Reserve (BFR) guitar from Ernie Ball Music Man. Intrigued? Watch the video and visit music-man.com.
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Apr 13 2015

Deep Purple's Ritchie Blackmore Talks "Highway Star" Guitar Solo — Covers by John Petrucci, Joe Satriani and More (4/13/2015)
“Highway Star” is but one highlight of Machine Head, Deep Purple’s greatest triumph. Ironically, it almost never came to be. In early 1972, shortly after retreating to Montreaux, Switzerland, to record, the British band was beset by a wealth of ...
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Feb 22 2015

Dream Theater's John Petrucci Shreds on 'That Metal Show' — Video (2/22/2015)
Over the Oscars- (and snow-) filled weekend, Dream Theater guitarist John Petrucci made his debut appearance on That Metal Show. You can check out a pro-shot clip of Petrucci's shred-packed performance, a highlight of the series' Season 14 debut...
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Feb 4 2015

John Petrucci and Rush's Geddy Lee Booked for 'That Metal Show' Season 14 Premiere (2/4/2015)
Rush’s Geddy Lee has been confirmed as a guest on this season's debut episode of That Metal Show. The show, which is hosted by Eddie Trunk, Don Jamieson and Jim Florentine, will air 9 p.m. EST and 11 p.m. EST February 21 on VH1 Classic. As a bon...
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Jan 7 2015

Dream Theater's John Petrucci Performs Judas Priest Song with His Wife's Band, Judas Priestess (1/7/2015)
Everyone eventually sits in with their wife's Judas Priest cover band—and Dream Theater guitarist John Petrucci is no different! Below, watch Petrucci perform "Beyond the Realms of Death" with Judas Priestess, a band that features his wife, Rena...
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Dec 19 2014

Sterling by Music Man Previews New JP60-MGR John Petrucci Guitar (12/19/2014)
If you read the Ernie Ball forum, you'll already have noticed the company has sort of announced the new Sterling by Music Man JP60-MGR guitar. If not, check out the recent post about the new John Petrucci model right here: "Here's a quick previe...
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Nov 21 2014

John Petrucci play tests Mesa/Boogie Mark Five: 25 mini amp (11/21/2014)
Read more about John Petrucci play tests Mesa/Boogie Mark Five: 25 mini amp at MusicRadar.com The guitar world erupted with excitement at the news that Mesa/Boogie had been beavering away on a 25-watt mini head version of its legendary Mar
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Aug 8 2014

John Petrucci's 'Wild Stringdom' DVD Offers More Than 60 Minutes of Lessons (8/8/2014)
There's a new Guitar World DVD at the Guitar World Online Store! John Petrucci's Wild Stringdom is available now for
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Jul 23 2014

John Petrucci of Dream Theater Discusses Rush's '2112' — The Record That Changed My Life (7/23/2014)
Dream Theater guitarist John Petrucci chooses (and discusses) the record that changed his life. Rush2112 (1976) “If I had to pick a favorite band of all time, it would be Rush. "As a teenager, I was already familiar with the group and its album...
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Apr 24 2014

Wild Stringdom with John Petrucci: Using Triad Arpeggios to Imply More Complex Chord Qualities (4/24/2014)
This month, I’m going to demonstrate how one can utilize simple triadic shapes and patterns in order to imply more complex and varied chord qualities. I find this to be a very cool and useful improvisational tool, because you can apply it to pl...
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Apr 2 2014

Betcha Can't Play This: John Petrucci's Descending E Mixolydian Run (4/2/2014)
This is a descending E Mixolydian [E F# G# A B C# D] run that moves across the strings and eventually down the neck in a cascading type of contour. It’s based on a recurring nine-note melodic motif of three 16th-note triplets, with three altern...