Video: Mike Portnoy Performs Dream Theater, Judas Priest, Slayer And More On A Pokemon Drum Kit


Whenever Mike Portnoy teams up with Loudwire for a video, you know it’s going to be good. Last year he performed classic songs on a child’s Hello Kitty drum kit, and the video now has over three million views. Mike was recently invited back to try his skills on a larger Pokemon drum kit, and the hilarious video has finally made it’s way online. Mike Portnoy performs some of his own Dream Theater material on the kit, as well as classic parts from Judas Priest, King Diamond, Twisted Sister, and Slayer. Check out the entire clip with the legendary drummer below!

In case you missed it, here’s Mike Portnoy on the Hello Kitty Drum Kit in 2015!