Mike Portnoy


EDDIE OJEDA And DEE SNIDER To Team Up With RUDY SARZO And MIKE PORTNOY For Cover Of MOUNTAIN's 'Theme From An Imaginary Western'

TWISTED SISTER guitarist Eddie Ojeda has revealed that he is in the process of recording a tribute to MOUNTAIN's Leslie West, who died three months ago at the age of 75. The iconic guitarist, vocalist, songwriter and storyteller suffered cardiac arrest at his home near Daytona, Florida on December 21, 2020 and was rushed to a hospital, where he never regained consciousness.
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Dream Theater's Jordan Rudess Shares Mike Portnoy Live Chat Excerpt

Dream Theater keyboardist Jordan Rudess has shared a 17 minute portion of the live chat he hosted on Saturday (March 17th) with former DT drummer Mike Portnoy. Rudess conducted the full chat on his Patreon and then afterwards shared a 17 minute and 18 second clip of the session on his official YouTube channel.

MIKE PORTNOY Says Playing With JOHN PETRUCCI And JORDAN RUDESS Again 'Felt So Natural' And 'Comfortable'

LIQUID TENSION EXPERIMENT, the instrumental progressive rock/metal project featuring DREAM THEATER keyboardist Jordan Rudess and guitarist John Petrucci, alongside ex-DREAM THEATER drummer Mike Portnoy and progressive rock icon Tony Levin (bass) of KING CRIMSON and PETER GABRIEL fame, will release its third album, "LTE3", on March 26 via InsideOut Music. The effort will arrive 22 years after the release of 1999's "Liquid Tension Experiment 2".

Jordan Rudess Being Joined By Mike Portnoy For Live Chat

Dream Theater keyboardist Jordan Rudess has announced that he will be joined by former DT drummer Mike Portnoy for a special live chat today (March 12th) on his Patreon. Jordan had this to say, "My friend and bandmate, Mike Portnoy, joins my live chat today. We will discuss the upcoming LTE3 album, reminisce about old times and whatever else comes up." Fans can sign up for his Patreon to check it out here.
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John Bonham Vs. Neil Peart: Mike Portnoy Makes His Choice

Some debates will simply never be settled and the passion behind these discussions is what makes rock and metal such a unique entity. In a retrospective conversation celebrating the 40th anniversary of Rush's Moving Pictures album, drumming superstar Mike Portnoy explained why he feels Neil Peart is the 'greatest drummer of all time' over Led Zeppelin's equally legendary John Bonham.