Attention all planets of the Solar Federation: Rush have finally made the cover of Rolling Stone – and it’s happening well before the actual year 2112.
Rush announced today that both hometown Toronto performances will be filmed. Fans who have their coveted tickets to the sold out shows in Toronto are encouraged to represent and wear Rush shirts, bring signs and come ready with their ‘outside’ voices.
Celebrating 40 years of Rush, Gibson Custom and Alex Lifeson have collaborated on the Alex Lifeson R40 Les Paul Axcess. A run of 50 guitars are hand-signed and played by Alex himself, and an additional 250 guitars are available in unsigned versions—all in a lush Ruby Red R40 finish.
Base to bass: Hall of Famers are friends, and Big Unit rocks as a photographer
Rush are the cover stars of the brand new issue (July 15) of Classic Rock, on sale now. Get the issue and read the in-depth 10-page interview with Geddy & Alex.
Back in June of 2011, The Late Show With David Letterman invited Neil Peart on his stage for an epic 6 minute drum solo as part of the show’s “drum solo week.” Congratulations Dave on 33 inspired and influential years!
If you weren’t there, here’s a taste of what awaits you on Rush’s R40 Live 40th Anniversary Tour.
Rush’s R40 Live 40th Anniversary Tour kicks off this Friday, May 8 in Tulsa, Oklahoma at the BOK Center. Rush.com will be your guide thoughout the entire tour.
The Art of Rush is a 272 page coffee table book that delves into the 40 year relationship with Rush and their longtime artist and illustrator Hugh Syme. Pre-orders start March 27 at 10AM Eastern.
Alex Lifeson and PRS Guitars are pleased to introduce the new SE Alex Lifeson Thinline Acoustic guitar.