Gear up for some face melting awesomeness with America’s most legendary band, as they celebrate 25 years of their ”Images & Words” album.

If like us you’ve been on a pilgrim wait for a legendary act to come to India, that day has most definitely come! Dream Theater is a progressive metal band from the US, that was formed in 1985. The two-time Grammy-nominated band,  consists of James Laurie (Lead Vocals), John Petrucci (Guitars & Backing Vocals), Jordan Rudess (keyboards), John Myung (on Bass guitars) & Mike Mangini (Drums, Percussion).

What’s great is that the wait to see them perform live in India is almost over! Dream Theater will take over Mumbai at MMRDA Grounds on October 8th, 2017, to mark their India debut.

Dream Theater make their way down to India, in celebration of 25 years of their remarkable album, ”Images & Words”, that even went on to win “The Best Metal Album” at Loudwire’s Metal Madness Award in 2013.

Marking the milestone 25th anniversary of the album, metal-heads all around the world are anxious and thrilled about the upcoming Dream Theater tour.


Expect Jamestrademark vocals, John Petrucci’s riffs and an encapsulating atmosphere to take your breath away! The Dubai and India-leg of the ‘Images, Words & Beyond’ concert tour is being managed by Mumbai-based Opium Events.

Opium Events M.D. Cyrus Gorimar, who is also a renowned metal musician of Brahma and Blue Blood fame, has had a long-standing dream of getting the prog-rock/metal giants down to India.


What: Dream Theater- Images, Words & Beyond 25th Anniversary Tour

When: Sunday, October 8th

Where: MMRDA Exhibition GroundsBKC Rd, Mumbai

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Book your tickets to the concert here.

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