Dream Theater have premiered the first single from their upcoming concept/double album The Astonishing. Listen to the song, titled “The Gift Of Music”, above. The record is due January 29th through Roadrunner. The cover art and track listing can be found below, while more on the story and characters from the effort can be found at DreamTheater.net.

The Astonishing track listing:

Act I:

1. “Descent Of The NOMACS”
2. “Dystopian Overture”
3. “The Gift Of Music”
4. “The Answer”
5. “A Better Life”
6. “Lord Nafaryus”
7. “A Savior In The Square”
8. “When Your Time Has Come”
9. “Act Of Faythe”
10. “Three Days”
11. “The Hovering Sojourn ”
12. “Brother, Can You Hear Me?”
13. “A Life Left Behind”
14. “Ravenskill”
15. “Chosen”
16. “A Tempting Offer”
17. “Digital Discord”
18. “The X Aspect”
19. “A New Beginning”
20. “The Road To Revolution”

Act II:

1. “2285 Entr’acte”
2. “Moment Of Betrayal”
3. “Heaven’s Cove”
4. “Begin Again”
5. “The Path That Divides”
6. “Machine Chatter”
7. “The Walking Shadow”
8. “My Last Farewell”
9. “Losing Faythe”
10. “Whispers On The Wind”
11. “Hymn Of A Thousand Voices”
12. “Our New World”
13. “Power Down”
14. “Astonishing“

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