Dream Theater announce surprise visit to Australia for October 2014

Post-progressive metal band Dream Theater announced their surprise visit to Australia for October 2014. The band will play 2 exclusive shows in Australia (29th Oct Melbourne and 30th Oct Sydney) as part of their current ‘An Evening With Dream Theater’ world tour.

If there is one name that is synonymous with progressive metal it has to be Dream Theater. The band looks back on a career that cover almost three decades with twelve albums, more than 10 million records sold and numerous awards along the way. It has been 5 years since Dream Theater’s last Australian tour so fans of the band and fans of metal in general will highly anticipate the upcoming shows. The current show is critically acclaimed. It runs for almost three hours and only includes the very best of the band’s back catalogue. The tour has been nominated for a ‘best live event’ award at this year’s Progressive Music Awards, demonstrating it is certainly one of the finest Prog shows currently touring the world.

Tickets will go on sale on Monday, 18th August, 9am AEST. Make sure you get your tickets early as these show are going to be sell-out events.

Get your tickets here

Tour dates:

29th October 2014: Melbourne, Palais Theatre

30th October 2014: Sydney, Big Top

Check out the trailer for the Australian shows below:

Official band website