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have annouced a second North American leg of a world tour in support of their acclaimed and globally successful album A DRAMATIC TURN OF EVENTS (Roadrunner). The progressive hard rock icons who’ve sold in excess of 10 million records and DVDs worldwide will launch their summer dates June 15 in Rochester, NY and wrap July 21 in Chester, PA. The tour includes stops at the Gibson Amphitheater in Los Angeles and the PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, NJ plus a two-night engagement at the Paramount Theater on Long Island, NY.

Joining , starting June 16 in Columbus, Ohio and for the rest of the tour, is special guest Crimson Projekct featuring Adrian Belew, Tony Levin, Pat Mastelotto, Markus Reuter, Julie Slick and Tobias Ralph. They’ll be performing the songs of progressive rock legends King Crimson.

For the past few months has been touring around the world including visits to Europe and Mexico and are set to begin an Asian tour on April 19 in Seoul. The tour will bring the group to Japan, China, Indonesia, Singapore and Taiwan and will conclude May 8 in Bangkok Thailand.

The band—James LaBrie (Vocals), John Myung (Bass), John Petrucci (Guitar and Vocals), Jordan Rudess (Keyboards and Continuum) and Mike Mangini (Drums)—recently  received their first-ever Grammy nomination for “On The Backs Of Angels” in the Best Hard Rock/Metal Performance category.  The song is the first single from their 11th studio album  A DRAMATIC TURN OF EVENTS (Roadrunner),  which had 14 Top 10 debuts around the world including the U.S. where it entered at #8.    The album also features the single, “Build Me Up, Break Me Down.”  You can watch the lyric video below:

Meanwhile, A DRAMATIC TURN OF EVENTS is now available on HD Tracks, a digital retailer that offers high resolution downloads.   Systematic Chaos and Black Clouds & Silver Linings will soon be available on the platform as well.

Here are DREAM THEATER’s complete tour dates. DREAM THEATER meet & greet and VIP packages are available for all dates. Please visit for details.

Thu4/19Seoul, KROlympic   Hall
Sat4/21Jakarta, IDMata   Elang Indoor Stadium
Mon4/23Osaka, JPOrix   Theater
Thu4/26Fukuoka, JPCivic   Hall
Sat4/28Aichi, JPPrefectural   Art Theater
Mon4/30Yokohama, JPArena
Wed5/2Singapore, SGKallang   Theatre
Fri5/4Beijing, CNCentury   Theatre
Sun5/6Taipei, TWTaipei  University Auditorium
Tues5/8Bangkok, THThunder   Dome
Fri6/15Rochester,  NYMain   StreetArmory
Sat6/16Montebello,  QCD-TOX   Rockfest
Sun6/17Lewiston,  NYArtpark
Tues6/19Columbus,  OHThe   LC Pavilion
Thu6/21Cleveland,  OHJacobs   Pavilion at Nautica
Fri6/22Detroit,   MIThe   Fillmore
Sun6/24Cincinnati,   OHTaft   Theater
Tues6/26Minneapolis,  MNState   Theater
Wed6/27Chicago,  ILChicago  Theatre
Thu6/28Kansas   City,MOStarlight   Theater
Sun7/1San   Francisco,CAWarfield   Theatre
Mon7/2Los   Angeles,CAGibson   Amphitheater
Tues7/3Anaheim,  CAThe   Grove of Anaheim
Thu7/5El   Paso,TXAbraham   Chavez Theatre
Fri7/6San   Antonio,TXMajestic   Theater
Sat7/7Austin,  TXACL   Live
Mon7/9Grand   Prairie,TXVerizon   Theatre
Thu7/12Richmond,  VAThe   National
Fri7/13Washington,  DCWarner   Theatre
Sat7/14Holmdel,  NJPNC  BankArtsCenter
Tues7/17Boston,  MABank   ofAmericaPavilion
Wed7/18Huntington,  NYParamount   Theater
Thu7/19Huntington,  NYParamount   Theater
Sat7/21Chester,  PAHarrah’s   Chester Downs


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