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Will The Greatest Band In North America Be Able To Top The Bad Boys From Boston? The Rock N' Road To Gold Rages On!

It has been a brutal road to the semi-finals of the WAAF Rock N' Road To Gold . The big story is Canada's proud sons, Rush , defeated Ireland's juggernaut, U2 . Further proving that it doesn't matter how many pairs of sunglasses you own Bono , you'll never be as cool as Geddy Lee . Now The Greatest...
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Rush's "Tom Sawyer" Turns 35

Thirty five years ago my best friend brought a fresh copy of Rush's Moving Pictures to my house and said, "You have to listen to this!" I clearly remember looking at the picture of drummer Neil Peart behind his massive drum fortress and thought, "That can't be real."(oh but it was!) We handled the...
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Geddy Lee Of Rush Almost Produced Metallica's 'Master Of Puppets'

You know him as the lead singer/bassist for Rush . But what you may not know about Geddy Lee is that almost thirty years ago, he could have been the producer of Metallica 's smash 1986 album Master of Puppets . He confirmed the rumor with Noisey , saying "It's sort of true. There was some...
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Win A Snare Drum Signed By The Greatest Band In North America!(That Would Be RUSH)

All this week I'll be giving away copies of Rush's R40 Live blu-ray in the NOON hour! Everyone who wins is qualified for the Grand Prize, a snare drum signed by the band! You can get more details here . Since this is a drum-centric prize, I thought it was appropriate to have a Neil Peart Drum Solo...
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Foo Fighters & Fan cover "Tom Sawyer" by Rush

In the spirit of having all of their shows be like one gigantic party, the Foo Fighters brought the fun to Edmonton, Canada as part of their continuing North American tour. This has truly been one of the most unique tours for the Foos, not only because of Dave Grohl's broken leg, but because of the...
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What Is A Geddicorn? Max Mobley Explains In His New Book, "Rush FAQ"

Author Max Mobley and I have something in common. We're both Rush Nerds and we're proud of it. We both discovered the greatest thing to come out of Canada since Poutine at an early age. Since then we have seen countless tours, collected every album on vinyl, CD, and MP3, and tortured our friends...
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This Little Wooden Hippie Dude Nails Rush's "Tom Sawyer" On The Cans

Here's puppeteer Ricky Syers and his buddy Chops giving Neil Peart a run for his money with some cans and blue jean overalls: Amazing! But Neil could slide right in there behind those little tin cans and still show them how it's done because he is a GOD! Ricky Syers does some pretty amazing stuff...
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Hey Drum Heads! Author Tony Barrell Thinks Drummers Are Misunderstood

How many drummers does it take to write a book about drummers? Answer: None. Despite not being a drummer, author Tony Barrell has written a great book called " Born To Drum: The Truth About The World's Greatest Drummers ". Barrell did talk to many notable drummers like Chad Smith (Red Hot Chili...
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Lurkin' On Hsu: Rush Air Drums

You got to hand it to the kid. He likes his RUSH. And he likes it loud. Mike also likes to play "air snare". So this time we bagged him getting down to some serious air drums and belting out some lyrics for all to see.
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