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Rush plan to release graphic novel for ‘A Farewell to Kings’

Posted by on April 17, 2019

Rush is getting into the graphic novel business as they’ve partnered with Fatoons to release a novel chronicling the making of the band’s fifth album, A Farewell To Kings. The book is co-written by Fantoons’ Los Angeles-based creative director David Calcano and Lindsay Lee and the artwork was created by Juan Riera and Ittai Manero. Guitarist […]

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Rush’s Geddy Lee joins The Claypool Lennon Delirium in Toronto for cover of Beatles’ classic “Tomorrow Never Knows”

Posted by on April 15, 2019

Photo by: Melinda Oswandel

The Claypool Lennon Delirium, the project featuring Primus bassist Les Claypool and Sean Lennon, have embarked on their Spring North American trek last week. The trek kicked off with a legendary surprise on April 10th at the Danforth Music Hall in Toronto, Ontario as the group invited Rush bassist Geddy Lee on stage. Lee teamed up with the band to perform a cover of the Beatles’ “Tomorrow Never Knows.”

Check out the video below:

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Valence’s Top 5 instrumental prog songs

Posted by on April 12, 2019

New York progressive metallers Valence are currently celebrating the release of their new album Cognitive Dissidents, which has arrived today (12th – order here). To commemorate their latest effort, we asked the group what their top five instrumental prog songs are, as they shared the following:   Dream Theater – “The Dance of Eternity”   […]

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Book Review: Geddy Lee’s Big Beautiful book of bass

Posted by on February 1, 2019

Rush’s iconic bassist and lead vocalist has just released a beautiful and majestic coffee table style book entitled, Geddy Lee’s Big Beautiful Book of Bass: A Compendium of the Rare, Iconic, and Weird. The book, of course, is anything but weird but rather a thick and insightful tome that you’ll spend hours reading and enjoying […]

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Watch Alex Lifeson perform Rush classics with former Chicago bassist Jason Scheff

Posted by on October 31, 2018

This past Sunday (28th), Legendary Rush guitarist, Alex Lifeson, performed at the 11th annual Scott Medlock-Robby Krieger Golf Classic’s All-Star Concert to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at the Saddlerock Ranch in Malibu, CA. The event also featured former Chicago bassist Jason Scheff as the two rock icons joined together onstage to perform classic Rush tunes. Songs included “Freewill,” “The Spirit Of Radio,” and “Limelight.” 

Take a look at the footage below:

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Rush’s “2112” as set to ‘Peanuts’ characters is why the internet was invented

Posted by on May 24, 2018

There’s a lot of people with too much time on their hands, and in some cases, that’s a great thing. Sometimes, with the internet, it works against us (see 4Chan or that “cash me ousside” girl). On he other hand, sometimes you’ll get Garren Lazar, who synced the entirety of Rush’ “2112” overture to footage […]

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Rush unveils “A Farewell To Kings” lyric video

Posted by on March 26, 2018

While we can’t expect to hear anything new from Rush as Alex Lifeson hinted on the group being, “basically done,” we can always enjoy their classics. Luckily today (26th), the group released a lyric video for the title track of their epic fifth studio effort, 1977’s A Farewell To Kings. This premiere is to promote […]

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Alex Lifeson says Rush are “basically done”

Posted by on January 19, 2018

We got our hopes up last spring when we heard Rush’s Alex Lifeson was open to making more music. The news eventually turned into a brief rumor that Lifeson and bassist Geddy Lee were planning on forming a new project together entitled, LeeLifeson. However, those rumors were instantly shot down and, there hasn’t been much […]

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Listen to Allegaeon’s Rush cover of “Animate”

Posted by on January 5, 2018

During Allegaeon’s recording sessions for 2016’s Proponent For Sentience, the Colorado metal outfit had some extra time to record a few Rush covers. The group have previously released “Subdivisions,” which was included on the album. Today (5th), the group unveiled the Rush coer of “Animate.” Guitarist Greg Burgess commented: “When we settled on Rush to […]

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2017’s Black Friday ‘Record Store Day’ releases include Anthrax, At The Drive-In, Kreator and more

Posted by on October 18, 2017

While we haven’t had the chance to fully celebrate Halloween, we did receive an extensive list of albums that are being exclusively released on Black Friday (November 24th). These ‘Record Store Day’ releases include a wide range from Iggy Pop, Clutch, Janis Joplin, Anthrax, At The Drive-In, Kreator, Venom, Black Label Society and more. Wanna […]

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