Drummer Mike Portnoy (DREAM THEATER, AVENGED SEVENFOLD, ADRENALINE MOB), bassist Billy Sheehan (STEVE VAI, DAVID LEE ROTH), guitarist Tony MacAlpine (neo classical-metal style, STEVE VAI) and keyboardist Derek Sherinian (DREAM THEATER, PLANET X, BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION) headlined SABIAN Live on Friday January 20 at the Sheraton Park Hotel (next to the Hilton) in Anaheim, California as part of the the 2012 NAMM (National Association Of Music Merchants) show. Video footage of their performance can be seen below. Also appearing at the event were Virgil Donati with Allan Holdsworth, Jimmy Haslip and Dennis Hamm; Tony Royster Jr. and friends; with special guest appearances by Orestes Vilato and Sandy Perez.

Portnoy, Sheehan, MacAlpine and Sherinian previously performed together on January 14 at the twenty-third annual Guitar Center‘s Drum-Off, the nationwide search for the next great undiscovered drummer, at Club Nokia in Los Angeles, California.



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