MIKE PORTNOY Talks THE WINERY DOGS - "It's Not Metal, It's Not Prog"

October 4, 2013, 3 years ago

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THE WINERY DOGS drummer Mike Portnoy (ex-DREAM THEATER) recently spoke with online prog rock radio station Morow. Check out the interview below:

The Winery Dogs - also featuring Billy Sheehan (MR. BIG) and Richie Kotzen (ex-POISON, ex-Mr. Big) - kicked off their latest US headlining tour on October 3rd in Agoura Hills, CA at the Canyon Club in support of their self-titled debut album, which was released in North America on July 23rd via Loud & Proud Records.

To further stir up excitement about the tour, the band world-premiered their latest video for the track 'Time Machine' today. The clip was directed by Greg Kaplan and includes live rehearsal footage shot in Southern California, as well as concert footage shot during their recent sold-out tour of Japan. The Winery Dogs’ first-ever concert was in Osaka, Japan on July 15th.

Check out the video below, courtesy of Billboard.com:

The Winery Dogs tour dates:


5 - San Diego, CA - Ramona Mainstage
6 - San Juan Capistrano, CA - The Coach House
8 - Sacramento, CA - Harlow’s
9 - San Francisco, CA - Yoshi’s
10 - Portland, OR - Star Theater
11 - Seattle, WA - Crocodile Cafe
14 - Denver, CO - Soiled Dove
17 - Milwaukee, WI - Potawatomi Casino
19 - Effingham, IL - Effingham Performing Center
21 - Pittsburgh, PA - The Alter Club
23 - New York City, NY - Hard Rock Cafe
25 - Clifton Park, NY - Upstate Concert Hall
26 - Niagra Falls, NY - Hard Rock
27 - Allentown, PA - Maingate Nightclub
29 - Sayreville, NJ - Starland Ballroom
30 - Patchogue, NY - The Emporium
31 - Pawtucket, RI - The Met


1 - Cleveland, OH - Agora Ballroom
2 - Columbus, OH - Bernie's Distillery
5 - Cincinnati, OH - Mag Flag

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