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TJ Martell World Tour of Wine Dinner & Auction

Alex will be attending the TJ Martell World Tour of Wine Dinner & Auction Honoring RUSH & Doug Shafer, President of Shafer Wines Thursday, November 20, 2014 Capitale 130 Bowery, New York, NY 6:30PM — Opening Reception, 8:00PM — Dinner & Live Auction Attire: Festive Business Find out how you can get tickets to attend and support this great cause. About The TJ Martell World Tour Of Wine & Auction: Each year, our World Tour of Wine guests join us for full tastings from the cellars of some the most avid wine lovers and collectors in the United States who donate their wine for those at their table to drink.


Kidney Foundation of Canada

Alex Lifeson’s original painting of himself & Geddy is now open for bidding, with proceeds to the Kidney Foundation of Canada.


GRAPES UNDER PRESSURE 3 Charity eBay Auction

On behalf of Alex, myself and the entire GUP team I’d like to say a huge ginormous THANK YOU SO VERY MUCH to all of our fans, friends, and followers who took the time and spent their hard earned money to support this Grapes Under Pressure 3 Ebay auction in support of Grapes for Humanity Canada. Your money will go a super long way to help rebuild health care facilities in the Philippines that were damaged or destroyed in the Haiyan Typhoon. You have helped a lot of people! Thank you all for caring! my best to you, Geddy Lee


Geddy & Alex’s GRAPES UNDER PRESSURE 3 Charity eBay Auction

The Grapes Under Pressure eBay auction has been fast and furious since went live on Friday! Some of the standouts include 53 bids for a signed Different Stages promo photo, 27 bids for a signed Moving Pictures Live test pressing, and 15 bids for Geddy’s home studio used Ovation acoustic guitar. Things will really start to heat up as we move towards auction closing times on Monday evening, Oct. 13th. Watch the action. Or even better, join in the fun and make a bid! It’s all for a good cause. Included in the auction are: An autographed Geddy Lee Custom Shop Relic Fender Jazz Bass (limited edition, only 50 of


Geddy & Alex’s GRAPES UNDER PRESSURE 3 Charity eBay Auction #GUP3auction

Starting at 6pm ET today, Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson will launch the most rock memorabilia on eBay as part of their Grapes Under Pressure 3 initiative in support of Grapes for Humanity, an organization that helps to raise funds to benefit humanitarian causes around the world with the assistance of the international wine community. Included in this auction will be a wide range of rare, vintage & autographed Rush items! We’ve already unveiled Geddy’s shoes worn on the R30 tour and the awesome 1980’s era Rush road case. These items and more start rolling out at 6pm ET until 10pm ET tonight, so check back in to see what


GUP3 eBay Auction coming next week

This weekend Geddy Lee & Alex Lifeson will host their Grapes Under Pressure 3 event. This charitable fundraiser, which raises money for Grapes for Humanity Canada, enables GFH to provide much needed relief to those less fortunate around the world. Next week, Geddy & Alex will launch phase two of GUP3 which will boast the largest ever single auction of Rush signed & vintage paraphernalia including vintage instruments, vinyl test pressings, touring gear, rare autographed items and more. In the meantime, we leave you with the first awesome item on the list: Geddy Lee’s shoes worn on the R30 tour. See them here @geddyimages and watch his instagram to



THANK YOU to EVERYONE who supported the benefit show at the Enmax Centrium in Red Deer last week! As well as a special thanks to our partners for this concert – Live Nation Canada, Ticketmaster, and the Enmax Centrium venue who generously donated time, goods and services so that we could raise the most amount of money possible for this worthy cause. We are happy to announce the final amount is $575,000 and it will all be donated for Alberta Flood Relief! “It is important to be a good neighbour in situations like these, and we are very grateful that we were able to amass such a huge sum that


Alberta Flood Relief Benefit Concert

Red Deer July 24 — ALL PROCEEDS to Canadian Red Cross for Flood Relief Come to the show, or support by buying this t-shirt: