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New Neil Peart interview to air on Jet City Stream this Sunday

Thu, Nov 29, 2012@10:34AM | comments

UPDATE - 11/30@3:26PM: Here's a Seattle Music Insider article previewing the article which includes some comments from the interviewer Michael Shrieve on how he was able to land the interview (thanks grauw013):

... He's very difficult to get ahold of! I first contacted drummer Terry Bozzio, who put me in touch with Don Lombardi, who is head of Drum Workshop drum company, who all three of us endorse and play, and Don put me in touch with Neil's drum tech, who then spoke to Neil and from there it was set up. However, Neil's personal security guy would not allow me to have anyone in the room except myself and my producer who recorded the interview." The two drummers discuss a lot more than just drumming. "I was so impressed with Neil, and we had a great conversation about music, drums, life, and books!" Shrieve added. ...

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Jet City StreamThis coming Sunday, December 2nd at 9AM PST (12PM EST) Seattle-based digital radio station Jet City Stream will be airing a new interview with Neil Peart conducted by Michael Shrieve for his Notes from the Field program. The interview took place backstage at Seattle's Key Arena when Rush played there earlier this month. Michael chats with Neil for 40 minutes about music, drums, life, books and more. You can listen in live at and the program will also be posted online via SoundCloud the next day.