DREAM THEATER ANNOUNCE 40TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR IN EXCLUSIVE ROLLING STONE INTERVIEW

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It was very exciting to sit down for an interview with the one and only Rolling Stone Magazine! https://www.rollingstone.com/music/music-features/dream-theater-album-tour-interview-1234998171/   ICONIC LINEUP OF JAMES LABRIE, JOHN MYUNG, JOHN PETRUCCI, MIKE PORTNOY AND JORDAN RUDESS TO HIT THE ROAD TOGETHER FOR THE FIRST TIME IN FOURTEEN YEARS “This tour is going to be incredibly special for all of us! Each show … Read More

The NAMM Madness Begins!

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The NAMM madness begins! Hope you can catch me at one of my appearances! Thursday, April 13 11:00am – Riffler, Lava Guitar, Synthogy, Modalics, Insoundz@Triple G Booth 10105 3:30pm – Black BT pedal – Booth #11006 4:30pm – Riffler, Lava Guitar, Synthogy, Modalics, Insoundz@Triple G Booth 10105 Friday, April 14 11:00am – Riffler, Lava Guitar, Synthogy, Modalics, Insoundz@Triple G Booth … Read More

New YousicPlay Course

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Want to win a FREE private virtual lesson with me?! Remix our video on Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/p/Cd8reAzjifk/), tag @jcrudess and @yousicplay, and enter to win at https://bit.ly/jamwithjr  Submissions due by Monday June 20th, 2022 and Winners announced June 23rd, 2022

Dream Theater’s “The Count Of Tuscany” Deep Dive 3/26/2022

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March 26th, 2022 I’ll be taking a deep dive in to Dream Theater’s epic “The Count Of Tuscany” which we played as the encore on the US Leg of the Top Of The World Tour. I’ll discuss the composition and construction of the song as well as the sound programming. Join my Patreon at the Wizdom Music Academy tier or … Read More

New YousicPlay Course

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I’m excited to launch my new course with Yousicplay! In this course, I teach you all of my rock keyboard and sound design secrets and give you new ways to approach your instrument.  ✅ Learn how to combine sound design with your piano playing! ✅ Discover the best ways to increase your speed, improve your accuracy, develop your knowledge of … Read More

Dream Theater’s “AVFTTOTW” Deep Dive 1/29/2022

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This Saturday, January 29th, join me at 12pm EST on Patreon as I take a deep dive in to Dream Theater’s “A View From The Top Of The World.” Join Patreon at the Wizdom Music Academy tier or above and get access to Daily Key lessons & tips, my Monthly Live Chats, and more! Previous Deep Dives include Dream Theater’s … Read More

Dream Theater’s “Awaken The Master” Deep Dive 12/27/2021

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Join me for a deep dive into “Awaken the Master” off of Dream Theater‘s latest album, A View from the Top of the World – this Monday, December 27@3pm EST. It’s one of the most intense songs from our new release and there is a lot of complex programming that went into preparing to play it live. I can’t wait … Read More