by Jordan Mark
It’s that time again for another round of A Little Birdie Told Me. In this edition, we’ll be taking a look at the band Dream Theater.
Formerly known as Majesty, Dream Theater has made fifteen albums and recently won a Grammy for Best Metal Performance for their song “The Alien.” Though they got the prestigious honor in 2022, their existence has prevailed long before then. In fact, the band’s origins started as members John Petrucci, John Myung and Mike Portnoy were students at the Berklee College of Music. Though the line-up has changed throughout the decades (including the departure of Portnoy in 2010), the band has been consistent with their progressive style of music. And yes, they do tend to make long songs. As a matter of fact, let’s take a closer look at their longest song through fun facts:
That wraps up this edition of A Little Birdie Told Me. See you in the next one!