Mike Portnoy
Mike Portnoy is a founding member of Dream Theater which was formed during his time at the Berklee College of Music in 1985. Mike was born in 1967 and has a long list of awards including 29 Modern Drummer Readers Poll awards and 12 Drum Magazine 'Drummie' awards. He is also known for playing with The Winery Dogs, Avenged Sevenfold, Stone Sour, Fates Warning, and many more. His impact on progressive rock drumming and mastery of the instrument is legendary.