PULP Magazine is proud to announce that they will be bringing modern music masters Mike Portnoy (of Dream Theater and Liquid Tension Experiment), Billy Sheehan (Mr. Big/David Lee Roth), Derek Sherinian (Alice Cooper/Black Country Communion/Dream Theater) and Tony MacAlpine (Planet X/Steve Vai) to play together this November 6, 2012 at the SM North Skydome. The group will be performing an all-instrumental set consisting of material from each of their respective solo records and collaborations as well as classic instrumental covers and extended solo spots.
These individuals are regarded globally as some of the best and most technically proficient musicians of today. Mike Portnoy is the original drummer and co-founder of the iconic progressive metal band Dream Theater. He has received twenty-six awards from and was the second youngest person to be inducted in their Hall of Fame by Modern Drummer magazine. Bassist Billy Sheehan is widely known for his work with Mr. Big and is regarded by bass players worldwide as the standard by which other bass players are measured against. Keyboardist Derek Sherinian has toured and recorded with some of the biggest pop and rock names of all time, including Alice Cooper, Billy Idol and Kiss. He was also part of Dream Theater from 1994-1999 and is the founder of the instrumental progressive rock band Planet X. Guitarist Tony MacAlpine has had a musical career spanning more than two decades and eleven studio albums. He is regarded as a pioneer in the world of neo-classical metal, incorporating elements of classical, metal, jazz fusion and hard rock.
PULP Magazine Presents: Mike Portnoy, Billy Sheehan, Derek Sherinian and Tony MacAlpine Live in Manila will be held November 6, 2012 at the SM North Skydome. Tickets will be on sale at SM Tickets (470-2222) and are priced at P3,170 (Platinum) and P2,120 (Gold). PULP Royalty holders for this year’s PULP Summer Slam 12: The Apostles to be held this April 28, 2012 at Amoranto Stadium, Quezon City will be given the first option to buy the best seats in this show with a thirty (30) day reservation period. All they will have to do is look for the SM Ticketing counter at Amoranto Stadium. For PULP Royalty inquiries for PULP Summer Slam 12: The Apostles, you can call 727-4957 and 722-9622.