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Mike Portnoy is an American drummer, backstage vocalist, and also the co-founder of rock band Dream Theater. Portnoy has produced almost six Dream Theater album while collaborating with John Petrucci in the Black Clouds and Silver Linings. He wrote lyrics for the Dream Theater and also considered as the youngest person who was introduced in Drummer Hall of Fame when he was 37 years of age. Moreover, he manages time for the projects and also gives promotion to the brands.
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Mike started his career while working for Avenged Sevenfold’s as a drummer for the album Nightmare. In this album, Jimmy died while working for the album. In 2010, he left the Dream Theater and revealed that ‘they want more from me without giving any rest.’ Later, he was replaced by the ‘Mike Mangini’ who takes his position after giving the seventh audition of ‘world-class’ drummers.
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Marlene Portnoy (m. 1994)|
|Children/Kids||Yes (Melody Ruthandrea, Max John)|
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|Full/Real Name||Michael Stephen Portnoy|
|Age (as of today)||55 years|
|Date of Birth||April 20, 1967|
|Place of Birth||Long Beach, New York, United States|
|Height||1.78 m, 5 feet 10 inches|
|Weight||70 kg, 154.5 lbs|
|Net Worth / Wealth||$10 million|
Height, Weight, and Age
Mike Portnoy's height is above average measuring 1.78 m. Boasting a weight of 70 kg. Being born on April 20, 1967, translates to an age of 55 years as of todays date (June 28, 2022).
I live a very open life. I value my relationship with the fans, and I utilize Twitter and Facebook and my web site, so my day-to-day activities are an open book for me to share with the fans, for better or for worse.Mike Portnoy
It’s so refreshing to just play straight-ahead music with lots of twists.Mike Portnoy
Any time I say anything about Dream Theater… Honestly, I’d rather not talk about it. Because no matter what I say, it will be twisted and… So I kind of have made myself promise that I won’t talk about Dream Theater anymore.Mike Portnoy
Trite as it sounds, follow your heart. Persevere. And if you follow your heart and persevere, it will pay off.Mike Portnoy
I’ve known Russell Allen for over a decade now, and I’ve always thought he was a very underrated singer. He has one of the best voices in the business I’ve ever heard.Mike Portnoy