Sons Of Apollo Look Alive – And Play Live


SONS OF APOLLO–former Dream Theater members Mike Portnoy and Derek Sherinian, Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal (ex-Guns N’ Roses), Billy Sheehan (The Winery Dogs, Mr. Big, David Lee Roth) and Jeff Scott Soto (ex-Journey, ex-Yngwie Malmsteen’s Rising Force)—released the Vicente Cordero-directed video today for ‘Alive’ from their highly anticipated debut album, ‘Psychotic Symphony’.

In touring news, SONS OF APOLLO launched their much-anticipated world tour in Tampa, FL at the beginning of February as part of the “Cruise To The Edge.” The band have also added UK & European headline dates, in addition to the already announced Summer festivals plus extensive North American shows. For more information about tickets and on sale dates, fans should visit

As Mike Portnoy declares, “Ever since this line-up assembled to make PSYCHOTIC SYMPHONY, the thing I’ve been most excited about is anticipating how insane I know this band is going to be on stage. Well, the wait is almost over! Here are the first U.S. dates that will get to witness this ‘five-headed musical spectacle’ live on stage in February. We plan on being on tour all year long, all over the globe, with plenty of dates now being announced for summer festivals throughout Europe, but these are the very first shows that will get to witness this amazing lineup in person for the first time. We can’t wait!”

You can find the full list of confirmed European dates below, new additions in bold:

22nd June – Hellfest, Clisson, France

23rd June – Graspop Metal Meeting, Dessel, Belgium

24th June – Teatro Degli Arcimboldi, Milan, Italy

27th June – Hellraiser, Leipzig, Germany

30th June – Be Prog! My Friend, Barcelona, Spain

1st July – Ramblin Man Fair, Maidstone, UK

2nd July – Motherwell Concert Hall, Motherwell, UK

3rd July – Limelight, Belfast, UK

4th July – Tivoli Variety Theatre, Dublin, Ireland

14th July – Dynamo Metalfest, Eindhoven, Netherlands

3rd August – Wacken Open Air, Wacken, Germany

18th August – Prog in the Park 2018, Warsaw, Poland

19th August – Barba Negra Track, Budapest, Hungary

19th September – Glavclub, Moscow, Russia

24th September – Fuzz Club, Athens, Greece

The band will also play a very special show at the Roman Amphitheatre in Plovdiv, Bulgaria on the 22nd September, including a ‘By-Request’ covers set alongside the orchestra of Plovdiv State Orchestra.

22nd September – Roman Amphitheatre, Plovdiv, Bulgaria

PSYCHOTIC SYMPHONY is available as a 2CD Mediabook (featuring a second disc of instrumental mixes and extended booklet with an exclusive Studio Diary), Gatefold 2LP vinyl + CD (which comes with an etching on side D and the entire album on the CD), Standard Jewelcase CD & digital download. It was produced by the dynamic production duo of Portnoy and Sherinian, also affectionately known as “The Del Fuvio Brothers,” which is the nickname given to them over 20 years ago during their time together in Dream Theater. Order it here:

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