|First live performance||De Schans, Lichtenvoorde, Netherlands, on June 11, 2005|
|Total live plays||82|
|Recorded||The Hit Factory|
|Other appearances||Chaos in Motion, Romavarium (fan CD)|
|Previous song||Never Enough|
Sacrificed Sons is the seventh track off of Dream Theater's eighth studio album, Octavarium. Written about the events of 9/11, as depicted in the live video. The intro consists of a D# chord underneath authentic news samples from the original coverage of the destruction of the Twin Towers.