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Tue, Jul 23, 2024

Attention All Planets of the Solar Federation ...

Geddy Lee to bring his My Effin' Life: In Conversation spoken word book tour show to Quebec City on July 13th - 2nd show added. Details, tickets and more here.
Neil Peart's Silver Surfers coffee table book coming this September and now available for pre-order. Details, cover and more here.
Alex Lifeson's Envy of None project expected to release follow-up album in 2024. Details and more here.
Geddy Lee's The Lost Demos featuring the 2 new unreleased My Favorite Headache tracks Gone and I Am ... You Are now streaming. Download links, details and more here.
All episodes of Geddy Lee's new docuseries Geddy Lee Asks: Are Bass Players Human Too? now available to stream on Paramount Plus. Details, previews, video links and more here.
Alex Lifeson participates in the annual Andy Kim Christmas Show at Massey Hall December 6th. Details, videos, photos and more here.
Geddy Lee's In Conversation spoken word book tour for his memoir (ORDER HERE) wraps up in London. Photos, videos, reviews and more here.
Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson perform at Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concert in Los Angeles! Details, photos, video and more here.
Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson perform at London tribute concert for Taylor Hawkins. Details, videos, photos and more here.
Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson perform Closer to the Heart with Primus and Matt Stone on drums at South Park 25th anniversary show. Details, video, photos here.
Sun, Jul 21, 2024@8:05PM | comments

Rush beer partner Henderson Brewing Company announced this past week that they'll be hosting their 2nd annual Rush Day event on Sunday, August 25th at the brewery's Toronto location. Just like last year, the event will feature a unique Rush Day souvenir, special guests (Hugh Syme and Howard Ungerleider), Rush Memorabilia at their pop-up museum, Rush Beer tastings (with participants receiving a Beer Genius certificate), exclusive Rush merch, Rush karaoke, a Rush game show, Rush trivia, a screening of Beyond the Lighted Stage and more. Tickets to the event are $15 and include a Limited Edition Door Prize, with a 10% group discount available for parties of 4 or more using code BACKSTAGE PASS at checkout. The Rush beer tastings will run from 1PM-5PM but are limited to 25 people per session, so be sure to reserve a spot. As a special bonus, there will also be a Something for Nothing Rush podcast Pop-up on hand from 1PM-6PM. For all the details and to secure a spot, visit Henderson's website at this location.

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Fri, Jul 19, 2024@11:41AM | comments
Geneviève Borne and Geddy Lee, July 13, 2024 in Quebec City: Photo by Amy Harris/The Travel AddictFriday Rush updates! Geddy's "My Effin' Life: In Conversation" book tour stop in Quebec City, Geddy appears on MLB High Heat to talk about auctioning off another part of his baseball memorabilia collection, Alex and Ged solo album reissues, "Songs for Neil: Volume 5" now available for pre-order, new owners of Neil Peart's "Chromey" kit revealed, and more ...
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Sun, Jul 14, 2024@11:28AM | comments
Geddy Lee with hist baseball collection - photo via Christie's auctionsGeddy Lee will be auctioning off another portion of his extensive baseball collection in the upcoming 20th Annual Live Auction during MLB All-Star Week, and he stopped in to "MLB High Heat" to chat about it ...
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Fri, Jul 12, 2024@11:01AM | comments
Alex Lifeson Victor reissueFriday Rush updates! Vinyl reissues of Alex Lifeson's Victor and Geddy Lee "My Favorite Headache" RSD release coming August 9th, Geddy Lee makes surprise appearance on Conan O'Brien's SiriusXM radio show, Mars Volta drummer hears "Limelight" for the first time, and more ...
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Fri, Jul 12, 2024@10:46AM | comments
Geddy Lee on Sirius XM's The Conan and Jordan ShowConan O'Brien invited Geddy Lee onto his Sirius XM radio show to surprise his co-host Jordan Schlansky, who is a huge Rush fan ...
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Fri, Jul 5, 2024@7:51PM | comments
Alex Lifeson Victor reissueAlex Lifeson's 1996 solo album Victor will be reissued on double vinyl this coming August 9th, with pre-orders now available ...
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Fri, Jul 5, 2024@12:54PM | comments
Peter Collins - photo vi @TheRealLerxst on IGFriday Rush updates! RIP former Rush producer Peter Collins, Alex interviewed for Guitar World special feature celebrating 70 Years of the Strat, "Celebrating Gordon Lightfoot" tribute concert featuring Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson now streaming, Henderson Brewing Company to release new book "Toronto in 100 Beers" with a foreword by Alex Lifeson, and more ...
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Tue, Jul 2, 2024@11:28PM | comments
August 2024 Guitar WorldNew Alex Lifeson interview for "Guitar World" magazine special feature celebrating 70 Years of the Fender Stratocaster ...
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Tue, Jul 2, 2024@10:52PM | comments
Toronto in 100 BeersRush beer makers Henderson Brewing Company have announced the release of a new book titled "Toronto In 100 Beers" featuring a foreword from Rush's Alex Lifeson ...
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Mon, Jul 1, 2024@10:11AM | comments
Alex and Ged perform at Gordon Lightfoot tribute in Toronto 5.23.24A tribute concert celebrating the legacy of late Canadian music icon Gordon Lightfoot took place back in May at Massey Hall in Toronto. Rush's Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson made a surprise guest appearance, and the concert is now available for streaming ...
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