John Myung


Interview with Bassist John Myung…

Dream Theater has been on the cutting edge of pioneering Progressive Rock since the mid-eighties. Just this past October, they released their fifteenth album, “A View from the Top of the World” and it is a smoking hot example of their iconic sound. Founding member John Myung has...
No Treble

Groove – Episode #84: John Myung

One of the bass players that I really wanted to speak with when we first decided to launch Groove – The No Treble Podcast over seven years ago was Dream Theater’s John Myung. When I first heard the advance cassette of Images and Words back in 1992, I was blown away by his ability to hold the complex groove of this progressive metal group along with his ability to turn riffs and melodies into a lead sound, while matching the musical prowess of his bandmates.
Guitar World Magazine

Dream Theater's John Myung teams up with Ashdown for new signature Double Drive pedal

Just last year, John Myung teamed up with Ernie Ball to unveil a signature bass guitar, the spec'd-to-the-hills Bongo 6. Now, the Dream Theater low-end ranger has himself his first signature pedal, the John Myung Double Drive. A collaboration between Myung and Ashdown Engineering, the Double Drive features two individual...
Guitar World Magazine

John Myung: “Every song, every album, every musician is a potential teacher. It’s just a matter of whether you’re open enough to see it that way“

Progressive metallers Dream Theater, now 31 years into their career, have recently released their ninth live album – an impressive statistic, given how hard it is these days to get a single studio release out, let alone a live one. Distant Memories – Live In London was recorded last year...