Blogospheres

Monday, August 26, 2013

Vertical Horizon's Echoes from the Underground featuring a guest appearance from Neil Peart to release October 8th
10:56AM EST | comments |

Vertical Horizon Echoes from the UndergroundWay back in early 2012 we first learned that Neil Peart had played drums on a couple of tracks for the next Vertical Horizon album, which was finally completed back in May and is titled Echoes from the Underground. Vertical Horizon just announced this morning that the album will release on October 8th with pre-order details coming soon. The first single is called Broken Over You and was released online for free download earlier last month. We've known for a while now that Neil played on 2 tracks; Instamatic and one other track. Vertical Horizon frontman Matt Scannell recently tweeted that this other track Neil plays on is called South For The Winter. Scannell also spoke about Neil's involvement with the album in a recent interview with CBS Pittsburgh:

... "The other major contribution from a dear and wonderful friend is Neil Peart, the drummer from Rush, plays on two songs. One is called "Instamatic" and his drum performance is a master class. Of course, it's going to be amazing if he's playing on it. He is one of the best ever. He deserves that title. But, this performance in particular to me, is almost like it's sort of an overview of his entire career. I can hear elements from all the different chapters of his development as a player. And it's such an honor to have him play on the record," Scannell said. ...

Neil Peart in studio with Vertical Horizon's Matt ScannellHere's some video of Neil in the studio with Vertical Horizon from back in early 2012. Neil had also made a guest appearance on Vertical Horizon's 2009 album Burning the Days, playing drums on three of the tracks along with penning the lyrics for one. For all the latest information on the album, visit the Vertical Horizon website here.

Share

 

 

Rush is a Band is maintained by Ed Stenger/rushisaband
All Rush-related content is © 2002-2014 Anthem Entertainment unless otherwise noted.
Rush is a Band is in no way associated with nor endorsed by Rush and/or Atlantic Records, Mercury Records, Roadrunner Records and/or Anthem Entertainment; their parents or their affiliates.
Rush et al and any/all related names, marks and/or insignias
are trademarks of Atlantic, Mercury and/or Roadrunner Records.
For promotional & private use only. It is strictly prohibited to republish,
reproduce, redistribute, or profit from the content found herein.

... of Salesmen


R40 6-disc Blu-ray Box Set

R40 10-disc DVD Box Set

Experiencing Rush: A Listener's Companion

Rush: Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Excellence

Far and Near: Days Like These by Neil Peart

Rush Presto SACD

Rush Rediscovered LP box set

12x12 RUSH 2015 Calendar

Rush: The Rise Of Kings

Rush FAQ

Clockwork Angels: The Novel paperback edition

CONTRIBUTE!
Receive a FREE
[RUSH IS A BAND bumper sticker]
with any donation
of $3 or more.




Random Sample...

... hold the one you need [go >]