DREAM THEATER‘s Mike Mangini has shared a 12-minute “tour recap.” In a message accompanying the YouTube launch of the video, the 59-year-old drummer wrote: “This video is a mix promo for my June 11 Zoom Class, in addition to a glimpse into what it feels prefer to decompress after a two-month-long DREAM THEATER Tour Leg. There are loads of reside clips on this video. The sound is uncooked from the cameras, so sure cymbals are a lot louder than others.”
Two months in the past, DREAM THEATER received its first-ever Grammy within the “Greatest Metallic Efficiency” class within the pre-telecast ceremony on the sixty fourth annual Grammy Awards, which was held on the MGM Grand Backyard Enviornment in Las Vegas. DREAM THEATER was nominated for “The Alien”, a observe from its 2021 album “A View From The High Of The World”. DREAM THEATER‘s earlier Grammy nominations have been for the track “On The Backs Of Angels”, from 2011’s “A Dramatic Flip Of Occasions” album, and the one “The Enemy Inside” from 2013’s “Dream Theater”.
“A View From The High Of The World” was described in a press launched as “DREAM THEATER at its musical most interesting, increasing on the sound they helped create whereas sustaining the weather which have garnered them devoted followers across the globe.” The seven-song album additionally marked the second studio album with InsideOut Music/Sony Music. The paintings was created by longtime cowl collaborator Hugh Syme (RUSH, IRON MAIDEN, STONE SOUR). “A View From The High Of The World” was produced by guitarist John Petrucci, engineered and extra manufacturing by James “Jimmy T” Meslin and combined/mastered by Andy Sneap.