Mike Portnoy, the drummer for the progressive heavy metal band Dream Theater, presents an unbelievable tutorial DVD for intermediate to advanced players. Topics come with: drum set assembly, double-bass tactics, bizarre time signatures, grooves and phraseology, and more. Portnoy, with John Myung on bass and Derek Sherinian on keyboard, plays more than a few examples from Dream Theater songs: Pull Me Beneath * Voices * Metropolis * A Change of Seasons * Surround * Take the Time * Erotomania. Features a booklet with exercises and transcriptions. 60 mins.