Tag Archives: #neil peart

Neil Peart through the ages

Observe how Neil Peart plays a particularly tricky passage of Tom Sawyer around the 3:05 mark in this video from the early 80s: Now see how he did it in 2011: Looks like he’s using two hands to do what he used … Continue reading

Posted in music, rush | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Ayn Rand entry still lacks Rush’s thoughts

p The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy’s entry on Ayn Rand has been revised, and the words “Rush,” “Peart” and “2112” still do not appear. Spoilsports. ICYMI: Neil Peart has offered several repudiations of modern Rand followers, especially Rand Paul.

Posted in rush | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Rush: Retire? Residency?

What do you do with a band full of guys in their 60s who keep getting better? I saw Rush for the sixth time (I think — I may have lost count) last night, and it was the best Rush show … Continue reading

Posted in music, rush | Tagged , , | 2 Comments