Rush is a Band

A blog devoted to the band RUSH:
Neil Peart, Geddy Lee & Alex Lifeson

Wed, Apr 1, 2015

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12 Months of Rush! Mercury-era Rush reissued on vinyl for 2015. Fly By Night, Caress of Steel, 2112 Hologram Edition and All the World's a Stage now available. Details here.
Neil Peart recovers some lost luggage in his latest NeilPeart.net news update for March, 2015. Check it out here.
Rush and Ray Danniels honored at 2015 Juno Gala Dinner & Awards ceremony. Geddy Lee aceepted Rush's Humanitarian Award, and Ray Danniels was presented with a Special Achievement Award. Details, photos, and FULL video of the event here
RUSH R40 LIVE TOUR Rush will kick off their R40 Live 2015, 34-date, North American tour this coming May. Get all the details and latest rumors here.
Kevin J. Anderson and Neil Peart's Clockwork Angels companion novel Clockwork Lives due in September, now available for pre-order. Details, sample chapter, cover art and more here.
Geddy Lee appeared on the debut episode of season 14 of That Metal Show, and premiere episode of Rock Icons. FULL episodes now online. Details here.
Geddy Lee episode of Speakeasy with author Michael Chabon now airing on PBS stations. Details, video preview, and stations/times here.
Neil Peart talks R40 setlist and more in extensive, new Sirius XM Deep Tracks interview with Jim Ladd. Details here.
R40 6-disc DVD/Blu-ray box set now available, debuts at #2 on Billboard. See previews of unreleased tracks I've Been Runnin' and The Loser. Details here.
Clockwork Angels: The Comic Scripts companion to the graphic novel series now available. Single-volume, full-length Clockwork Angels graphic novel due this spring. Details here.

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Mon, Mar 30, 2015@3:33PM | comments

Legends of Classic RockNeil Peart was a guest on Jeff Woods' Legends of Classic Rock radio show back in November and the interview has finally been made available online via flink.to. He talks about a number of subjects including his Far and Near: On Days Like These book, R40, and his various side projects. You can check it out online here (thanks RushFanForever).

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Sat, Mar 28, 2015@9:59AM | comments
Rush 2112Sales from Rush's vinyl 2112: Hologram Edition have propelled the album back into the Billboard 200 album charts ...
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Sat, Mar 28, 2015@9:30AM | comments
Neil's lost luggageNeil Peart has once again updated the news page on his website with story titled Miracle in Colorado, which recounts how a luggage road case he lost 11 years ago finally found its way back to him ...
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Fri, Mar 27, 2015@12:19PM | comments
Rush R40 LiveFriday Rush updates! R40 Live just 6 weeks away, last day for R40 photo submissions, vinyl re-issues, new Art of Rush book pre-order, Steven Spielberg to direct Ready Player One and more!
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Thu, Mar 26, 2015@12:20PM | comments
Art of RushRush and Hugh Syme will be releasing a limited edition Art of Rush book. It will be available for pre-order exclusively through the Rush Backstage Club beginning on Friday, March 27th at 10AM ...
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Thu, Mar 26, 2015@9:46AM | comments
Ready Player OneSteven Spielberg has been announced as the director for the film adaptation of Ernest Clines's 2011 sci-fi novel Ready Player One, which contains several Rush references ...
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Tue, Mar 24, 2015@11:02AM | comments
Geddy Lee accepts Rush's Humanitarian Juno AwardThe complete 2015 Juno Gala Dinner & Awards ceremony is now available online, including Rush's acceptance of the Allan Waters Humanitarian Award and Ray Danniel's acceptance of the Walt Grealis Special Achievement Award ...
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Fri, Mar 20, 2015@12:26PM | comments
Geddy Lee at the 2015 JunosFriday Rush updates! Rush and Ray Danniels Juno Awards, R40 tour rehearsals, new signature Alex Lifeson acoustic guitar, RushCon updates and more!
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Tue, Mar 17, 2015@10:24PM | comments
Geddy Lee at the 2015 JunosRush's 2015 Allan Waters Humanitarian Award Juno induction video has been made available online. This past Saturday evening Rush was the recipient of the 2015 Allan Waters Humanitarian Award at the 2015 Juno Gala Dinner & Awards ceremony in Hamilton, ON. The band's 5-minute induction video is now available online ...
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Tue, Mar 17, 2015@2:01PM | comments
PRS SE Alex Lifeson Thinline Acoustic GuitarPRS Guitars has announced a new Special Edition Alex Lifeson Signature Thinline Acoustic Guitar ...
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