Top Ten Dream Theater Songs


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81 Lines in the Sand Lines in the Sand

This song kind of passed by me when listening to Falling into Infinity for the first time, but then, the 1st time I see DT live they play it and wow, I was so blown away by the epic keyboard intro and the build up to which isn't the most technical solo ever, but Petrucci's most 'hit the nail with every single damn note' solo of 'em all. Labrie at the best I've heard him as well. Everlasting goosebumps throughout the whole song. Come on who's with me? You know what I'm talking about.

This is a spectacular song and the highlight of Falling Into Infinity. Dug Pinnick's guest vocals bring some soul which Dream Theater songs usually lack.

?... Why is this song not even listed?
It's a classic... Best song my far on the FII album. The musical interlude soars in this song... Send a chill up your spine? It's my favorite DT song along with Octavarium. I just can't believe how many dodgy songs are in the top 80... But this isn't listed!

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82 Wait for Sleep Wait for Sleep

Why has everybody forgotten the smooth touch and the divine quality of sound rendered to our ears in the early 90's by Kevin Moore through by DT?

OK, so its basically a mini-DT song compared to their greatest like Octavarium, Under a Glass Moon, Pull Me Under, Metropolis Part 1, and the Count of Tuscany, but its a fantastic song from Kevin Moore's piano part to LaBrie's vocals, its a great song

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83 The Gift of Music

Amazing single, has that Rush sound in Chorus and Verse. Amazing guitar solo, and crazy breakdown.

The best track on the album it is on. - Powerfultekin

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84 The Looking Glass The Looking Glass V 2 Comments
85 Along for the Ride Along for the Ride
86 Our New World Our New World

The Astonishing really needs more love. And this is easily the best song on the album.

Simply beautiful!

87 Raw Dog Raw Dog
88 Power Down Power Down

Power Down is personally my favorite song off of the new album. The weirdness of it plays to it's favor, and what it represents in the story is amazing. When the robot guys die it is the best part of the album. The bodacious shredding by Jordan Ruddess will bring any man to tears. Amazing song!

89 Afterlife Afterlife

Best song from "When Dream & Day Unite" - TrappedInsideIt

Just started listening to this album and I'm still not sure why it's rated so low; With songs Afterlife, Ytse jam, and killing hand, it is in my top 5 DT albums for sure.

90 The Silent Man

Great atmosphere and pretty simple structure. The chorus melody is just epic, also thinking of the Erotomania solo. Should be way up to the top.

91 Anna Lee Anna Lee

It's beautiful and sad and gentle. I love their ballads. This is one of my favourite songs of theirs'.

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92 Acid Rain Acid Rain

For the all fans of Dream Theatre band, please listen this song..! It will make you look like so handsome!

93 Act of Faythe Act of Faythe

Most beautiful song from their new album

94 Begin Again Begin Again
95 Astonishing Astonishing
96 Repentance Repentance

This makes me cry that it's at #99... A phenomenal solo, and the voice samples are very touching. It may be radically different from any other song in the 12-step suite, but that's not a bad thing at all. It's a great piece of music, as is pretty much any Dream Theater song.

Just an outstanding solo.. and the voice samples that lead into it, are climactically emotional.

97 A Mind Beside Itself
98 False Awakening Suite False Awakening Suite
99 You Not Me You Not Me
100 A Fortune in Lies A Fortune in Lies
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