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22 Things You Learn Hanging Out With Rush

June 30, 2015

For years, Rush had an uneasy relationship with an oft-skeptical rock press. So fans got to know the band members' diverse personalities largely from live shows, tour books, videos and drummer Neil Peart's own prose. But as the band proved this month...

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From Rush With Love

June 16, 2015

Neil Peart drives like he drums. On a bright mid-April afternoon in Los Angeles, fresh from a rehearsal with his band, Rush, for what might be their last big tour, he powers his pristine, silver, Goldfinger-style 1964 Aston Martin DB5 onto an exit ramp...

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Rush Finally Make Rolling Stone's Cover

June 15, 2015

Attention all planets of the Solar Federation: Rush have finally made the cover of Rolling Stone – and it's happening well before the actual year 2112. It's been more than four decades since the band formed its current lineup – and...

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Steph Curry's 'Stairway to Heaven:' Rocking the NBA Playoffs

May 6, 2015

We're into the second round of the NBA Playoffs, and since we've already rated each team in terms of overall likeability, it now seems we should assess the survivors in the most careful, analytical way possible: by comparing them to classic rock bands. You...

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See the Police, Rush and Tool Drummers' Jazzy Jam

February 17, 2015

Former Police drummer Stewart Copeland recently gathered together some formidable talent for one of his recent Super Grove jam sessions. Among the musicians were Rush's Neil Peart, Tool's Danny Carey, South Park co-creator Matt Stone and Vertical Horizon...

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Neil Peart on Rush Tour: 'It's a True Dilemma'

January 6, 2015

Rush's Neil Peart expressed ambivalence about future touring in a new interview. Currently, the trio is deciding whether or not it would tour this year, but the drummer recently told Prog magazine that he's conflicted about leaving his family – especially...

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Tom Morello, Rush Cameo in Graphic Future User Video

June 1, 2015

Rage Against the Machine bassist and current Future User frontman Tim Commerford turned an emergency back surgery into the perfect opportunity to rail against the American health care system in the new video for "Voodoo Juju." In the clip, which...

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Rush Reveal Eye-Popping '2112' Hologram Vinyl Reissue

February 22, 2015

Rush are celebrating their 40th anniversary with a gift to fans dubbed "12 Months of Rush," with the prog-rock trio offering up a vinyl reissue of an album culled from the band's Mercury Records catalog in chronological order every month in 2015....

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Rush to Receive Humanitarian Award

January 16, 2015

Rush will soon be joining the likes of Neil Young, Sarah McLachlan and Simple Plan as recipients of the Allan Waters Humanitarian Award, sponsored by Bell Media and one of the special achievement honors associated with the Juno Awards. Since...

2014

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Rush's Geddy Lee Reveals Plan to Fix Favorite Baseball Team

November 19, 2014

Earlier this month, when Geddy Lee sat down with Rolling Stone to answer your questions, he did so with one caveat: "I sometimes look on Twitter to follow baseball transactions – but that's it." Yes, while he makes no attempt to hide his aversion...

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Rush Plotting 41st Anniversary Tour for 2015

March 20, 2014

Rush wrapped up their worldwide Clockwork Angels tour just seven months ago, but they're already planning a lengthy "41st anniversary" tour for 2015, according to guitarist Alex Lifeson. "The three of us just had a meeting," Lifeson...

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Imagine Dragons Covering Rush on Arena Tour

February 7, 2014

During their years as a club band on the Las Vegas strip, Imagine Dragons covered more than 100 songs, by everyone from U2 to the Cure. For their upcoming arena tour, which kicks off on February 8th in Boise, Idaho, the band wants to step...

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Rush to Celebrate 40th Anniversary With Live Box Set

September 17, 2014

Four decades after Rush put out their self-titled debut, the trio is celebrating its legacy with a box set that collects concert films from their entire career. The 10-DVD or six-Blu-ray set R40, set for release on November 11th, compiles the previously...

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Rush's First LP to Get Extensive Reissue for 40th Anniversary

April 28, 2014

Last month, Rush's self-titled debut turned 40, and now the hard-rock trio's label has planned an elaborate vinyl reissue of the album, which featured the singles "Finding My Way" and "In the Mood," as well as the classic-rock radio staple "Working Man."...

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Weekend Rock Question: What Is Rush's Greatest Album?

March 21, 2014

According to Rush guitarist Alex Lifeson, the Canadian prog trio will likely tour next year to celebrate their 41st anniversary. "We haven't really talked seriously about what we want to do," Lifeson said. "But I think we're probably going to lean towards...

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Rush Return From A Long Hiatus

March 4, 2014

The opening night of Rush's 2002 summer tour was perhaps the most emotional gig in the group's long history. The prog trio spent the previous five years in a state of suspended animation while drummer Neil Peart dealt with the devastating emotional aftermath...

2013

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Rush Play 'The Garden' With String Section

October 17, 2013

When Rush hit the road last year to support their new album, Clockwork Angels, they decided to do something they'd never done before: invite additional musicians onto their stage. The new material had been recorded with a string section, and they wanted...

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