Progressive metal giants DREAM THEATER have announced the rescheduled dates for their recently postponed North American leg of the “Top Of The World” tour. The shows will now kick off in Mesa, Arizona on February 2 and run seven weeks before ending in Austin, Texas on March 21. The tour will also make stops in Los Angeles, California; Montreal, Quebec, Canada; New York City and Dallas, Texas, among others, and will mark the first live performances of music from DREAM THEATER‘s latest release, “A View From The Top Of The World”.
ARCH ECHO will be the opener on all dates in the United States and FALSET will be the opener on all of the dates in Canada. Information on tickets for all upcoming shows as well as VIP packages can be found at www.dreamtheater.net.
Dates for the first leg of the North American “Top Of The World” tour are:
Feb. 02 – Mesa, AZ – Mesa Arts Center
Feb. 04 – El Cajon, CA – The Magnolia
Feb. 05 – Los Angeles, CA – Microsoft Theater
Feb. 06 – Oakland, CA – Fox Theater
Feb. 08 – Seattle, WA – Showare Center
Feb. 10 – Salt Lake City, UT – Mavericks Center
Feb. 12 – Denver, CO – Paramount Theater
Feb. 15 – St. Louis, MO – Stifel Theater
Feb. 16 – Cincinnati, OH – Icon
Feb. 18 – Minneapolis, MN – State Theater
Feb. 19 – Milwaukee, WI – Miller High Life
Feb. 20 – Chicago, IL – Chicago Theatre
Feb. 22 – Detroit, MI – The Fillmore
Feb. 23 – Akron, OH – Goodyear Theater
Feb. 25 – Boston, MA – Wang Theater at Boch Center
Feb. 26 – Quebec, QC – Grand Theatre de Quebec
Feb. 27 – Ottawa, ON – National Arts Center
Mar. 01 – Montreal, QC – Place Bell
Mar. 02 – Toronto, ON – Meridian Hall
Mar. 04 – New York, NY – Beacon Theater
Mar. 05 – Wallingford, CT – Oakdale Theater
Mar. 06 – Washington, DC – Warner Theater
Mar. 08 – Philadelphia, PA – The Met
Mar. 09 – Red Bank, NJ – Count Basie
Mar. 11 – Raleigh, NC – Raleigh Memorial Auditorium
Mar. 12 – Atlanta, GA – Roxy
Mar. 13 – Nashville, TN – The Opry
Mar. 15 – Orlando, FL – Hard Rock Hotel at Universal Orlando
Mar. 16 – St. Petersburg, FL – Mahaffey Theater
Mar. 18 – Houston, TX – Bayou Music Center
Mar. 19 – Dallas, TX – Bomb Factory
Mar. 21 – Austin, TX – ACL Live at The Moody Theater
DREAM THEATER‘s 15th studio album, “A View From The Top Of The World”, came out last October 22. Read our extensive review of the record here.
“A View From The Top Of The World” can be ordered in various configurations including:
- Limited Deluxe Box including Gatefold 2LP (180g bright gold vinyl) with exclusive alternate cover, limited deluxe 2CD+Blu-ray Artbook with exclusive alternate cover, Zoetrope Slipmat, Beanie, Enamel Keychain, 8 x Artcards, Poster, Hand-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity in a Lift-off Lid Box.
- Limited Deluxe 2CD+Blu-ray Artbook
- Special Edition CD Digipak
- Gatefold 180g 2LP+CD+LP-booklet in black and colored versions.
The Blu-ray contains a 5.1 surround sound mix with full album animations, plus ‘Digging For A Spark – A View From Inside DTHQ’, a specially filmed documentary that gives a glimpse behind the scenes of the band’s new home-base and the making of the new album.