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The Astonishing

Dream Theater

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
January 29th, 2016
Catalog ID:
RR 7493-2
Version desc.:
Digipak
Label:
Roadrunner Records
Format:
2CD
Reviews:
10 reviews (avg. 54%)
Disc 1 - Act I
1. Descent of the NOMACS 01:11   Instrumental
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2. Dystopian Overture 04:50   instrumental
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3. The Gift of Music 04:00   Show lyrics
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4. The Answer 01:53   Show lyrics
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5. A Better Life 04:38   Show lyrics
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6. Lord Nafaryus 03:28   Show lyrics
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7. A Savior in the Square 04:13   Show lyrics
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8. When Your Time Has Come 04:19   Show lyrics
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9. Act of Faythe 05:00   Show lyrics
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10. Three Days 03:44   Show lyrics
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11. The Hovering Sojourn 00:28   Instrumental
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12. Brother, Can You Hear Me? 05:11   Show lyrics
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13. A Life Left Behind 05:48   Show lyrics
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14. Ravenskill 06:01   Show lyrics
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15. Chosen 04:32   Show lyrics
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16. A Tempting Offer 04:19   Show lyrics
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17. Digital Discord 00:48   Instrumental
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18. The X Aspect 04:12   Show lyrics
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19. A New Beginning 07:40   Show lyrics
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20. The Road to Revolution 03:34   Show lyrics
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Disc 2 - Act II
1. 2285 Entr'acte 02:20   instrumental
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2. Moment of Betrayal 06:11   Show lyrics
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3. Heaven's Cove 04:19   Show lyrics
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4. Begin Again 03:54   Show lyrics
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5. The Path That Divides 05:09   Show lyrics
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6. Machine Chatter 01:03   Instrumental
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7. The Walking Shadow 02:58   Show lyrics
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8. My Last Farewell 03:44   Show lyrics
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9. Losing Faythe 04:13   Show lyrics
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10. Whispers on the Wind 01:37   Show lyrics
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11. Hymn of a Thousand Voices 03:38   Show lyrics
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12. Our New World 04:12   Show lyrics
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13. Power Down 01:25   Instrumental
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14. Astonishing 05:51   Show lyrics
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Band members
John Myung Bass
John Petrucci Guitars, Vocals (additional)
James LaBrie Vocals (lead)
Jordan Rudess Keyboards
Mike Mangini Drums
Guest/Session
FILMharmonic Orchestra Prague Orchestra
Pueri Cantores Vocals (choirs)
Susan Youngblood Vocals (choirs)
Fred Martin and the Levite Camp Vocals (gospel choirs)
Richard Chycki Spoken words
Richard Fiocca Conductor
David Campbell Orchestration, Arrangements (choirs)
Miscellaneous staff
Gary Chester Engineering
Mike Schuppan Engineering
Travis Warner Engineering
Matthew "Maddi" Schieferstein Band and Studio Cordinator
Dave Rath A & R
James "Jimmy T" Meslin Engineering (assistant)
Dave Rowland Mixing (assistant)
Jason Staniulis Mixing (assistant)
Jie Ma Artwork
Sean Mosher-Smith Art direction
Ted Jensen Mastering
Richard Chycki Engineering, Mixing
John Petrucci Producer
John Myung Bass
John Petrucci Guitars, Vocals (additional)
James LaBrie Vocals (lead)
Jordan Rudess Keyboards
Mike Mangini Drums
FILMharmonic Orchestra Prague Orchestra
Pueri Cantores Vocals (choirs)
Susan Youngblood Vocals (choirs)
Fred Martin and the Levite Camp Vocals (gospel choirs)
Richard Chycki Spoken words
Richard Fiocca Conductor
David Campbell Orchestration, Arrangements (choirs)
Gary Chester Engineering
Mike Schuppan Engineering
Travis Warner Engineering
Matthew "Maddi" Schieferstein Band and Studio Cordinator
Dave Rath A & R
James "Jimmy T" Meslin Engineering (assistant)
Dave Rowland Mixing (assistant)
Jason Staniulis Mixing (assistant)
Jie Ma Artwork
Sean Mosher-Smith Art direction
Ted Jensen Mastering
Richard Chycki Engineering, Mixing
John Petrucci Producer
Read The Sonic Manifestation of... 15% GiantRex November 30th, 2018
Read Too Little, Too Long 33% jontayl May 15th, 2017
Read Bombast and overindulgence... 59% ConorFynes October 7th, 2016
Read Proves Dream Theater is... 85% Empyreal June 24th, 2016
Read The Band Keels Over on... 2% Woolie_Wool June 16th, 2016
Read Great live experience but... 60% kluseba May 4th, 2016
Read What it's like to be... 95% mr93dante February 4th, 2016
Read No one's got the time for... 70% Insin February 4th, 2016
Read Could have been much better 70% Human666 February 3rd, 2016
Read I stopped giving a shit... 50% Writhingchaos February 2nd, 2016

Official music videos:
— "The Gift of Music"
— "Our New World"

Recording information:

Recorded at Cove City Sound Studios, Glen Cove, New York.
Piano and organ recorded at The Samurai Hotel, Astoria, New York.
Vocals recorded at Street of Dreams, Toronto, Canada.
Mixed at Germano Studios, New York, New York.

Identifiers:

Barcode: 0 16861 74932 3

Added by: Drakodan Modified by: Dying_Hope
Added on: 2015-12-03 15:18:28 Last modified on: 2016-12-28 11:45:23