Posts tagged "Rush"

A Timeless Wavelength: An Interview With Alex Lifeson of Rush

From their high school band origins to what’s likely the group’s final farewell now forty years later, Rush have adhered to the simplicity of where…
Jonathan Dick / July 30, 2015

Watch the Duplass Brothers Air-Drum Rush’s ‘Tom Sawyer’ Drum Solo on ‘Conan’

Jay and Mark Duplass recently showed up on Conan to promote their HBO show, Togetherness. Fans of the dramedy will remember a pivotal scene where…
Rachel Brodsky / February 5, 2015

Rick Moranis Rides Hard for Rush

Despite not having appeared on screen since 1997 Rick Moranis will forever occupy a nebbish-loving spot in the minds of movie fans as a result…
Luke McCormick / June 7, 2013

Watch Bewigged Dave Grohl Ponder Rush’s Coolness at Rock Hall Induction

It was inevitable. Once news broke that Foo Fighters Dave Grohl and Taylor Hawkins would induct Rush into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame thi…
Kyle McGovern / April 19, 2013

Rush to Judgment: The Agony and Ecstasy of 2013’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction

Hell hath no fury like a Rush fan scorned. For over a decade, the cult of the Toronto prog-rock power trio has been waiting for…
Jeff Weiss / April 19, 2013

Who Charted? Usher Climaxes at No. 1, Rush and Ed Sheeran Debut Strong

First! Usher found himself at No. 1 on Billboard's Top 200 this week, selling 128,000 copies of Looking 4 Myself, according to Nielsen SoundScan. It'…
Devon Maloney / June 20, 2012

Rush, ‘Clockwork Angels’ (Roadrunner)

A steampunk narrative is what’s new on studio LP 19; and for the 19th straight time, muso prog is what sticks.
David Marchese / June 11, 2012

Ted Leo’s Life With Rush: Closer to the Heart

In advance of the June 12 release of Rush's new Clockwork Angels, punk-rock stalwart Ted Leo shares his tale of a life touched by the…
Ted Leo / June 5, 2012

Geddy Lee’s Ludicrous Machines: Rush Frontman Talks New Album, Tour

There was some confusion when word came that Rush's 20th studio effort, the forthcoming Clockwork Angels, was going to be a narrative concept album. Hadn't…
David Marchese / May 22, 2012

Rush to Judgement? A Lawyer’s Take On Limbaugh’s Soundtrack Woes

In a bit of amusing irony, Rush Limbaugh is again getting hammered for using a now-disgruntled artist's music without their permission, and that band i…
Devon Maloney / March 8, 2012