DREAM THEATER - Ernie Ball Paradigm: Stronger Than John Petrucci; Video

March 6, 2017, 6 months ago

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DREAM THEATER - Ernie Ball Paradigm: Stronger Than John Petrucci; Video

Dream Theater guitarist John Petrucci was asked to break a set of the brand new Ernie Ball Paradigm strings and prove he was stronger than the most advanced guitar strings ever created. The results? See for yourself.

Ernie Ball Paradigm guitar strings are the latest innovation from the world's premiere maker of guitar strings since 1962. Paradigm delivers superior strength, unparalleled durability and the legendary Ernie Ball tone - guaranteed.

If your set of Paradigm strings break or rust within 90 days of purchase, Ernie Ball will replace them. Available in electric and acoustic in the most popular gauges.

Next month Dream Theater will resume touring to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Images And Words, playing the classic album in its entirety along with other songs from the band's extensive catalogue. Check out this time lapse video of setting up the stage for the Images, Words & Beyond Tour 2017.

On February 3rd, Dream Theater brought their Images & Words 25th Anniversary tour to the Samsung Hall in Zürich, Switzerland. Check out fan-filmed video below.

The setlist that night was as follows:

Act 1:
"The Dark Eternal Night"
"The Bigger Picture"
"Hell's Kitchen"
"The Gift of Music"
"Our New World"
"Portrait of Tracy" (Jaco Pastorius cover - John Myung solo)
"As I Am"
"Breaking All Illusions"

Act 2 (Images And Words):
"Pull Me Under"
"Another Day"
"Take the Time"
"Surrounded"
"Metropolis Pt. 1"
"Under a Glass Moon"
"Wait for Sleep"
"Learning to Live"

Encore:
"A Change of Seasons"

Remaining dates on the tour are as follows:

April
18 - Birmingham, UK - Symphony Hall
19 - Manchester, UK - O2 Apollo
20 - Glasgow, UK - Royal Concert Hall
22 - Cardiff, UK - Motorpoint Arena
23 - London, UK - Eventim Apollo
25 - Amsterdam, Netherlands - Afas Live
26 - Antwerp, Belgium - Lotto Arena
28 - Barcelona, Spain - Razzmatazz
29 - Bilbao, Spain - Bilbao Exhibition Centre
30 - Porto, Portugal - Coliseum Porto

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