Tag: Neil Peart

RUSH To Release Deluxe Editions of 1976 Album ‘2112’

In time for 21/12 celebrations, on December 18th, 2012, Rush will release the Deluxe Editions of Rush’s 1976 platinum-selling, landmark album 2112 in three different configurations: 2112: Deluxe Edition (CD/DVD and CD/Blu-Ray) and a special Super Deluxe Edition (CD/Blu-Ray/Hardbound book case). You can purchase here on Dec. 18th. The deluxe editions contain a CD/DVD or CD/Blu-Ray material …

Society 1 Welcome Back Bassist Dirt Von Karloff

Dirt Von Karloff has returned to Society 1 after a year and half hiatus. After seven years in the band Dirt decided to leave on amicable terms to explore other musical opportunities but after some time had passed his desire to return to the band resurfaced. Following some contemplation he decided to make the call …

Happy 60TH Birthday to The Professor NEIL PEART

Today is the birthday of one of the most legendary drummers in the world, Neil “The Professor” Peart who turns 60.  Canadian born Neil was born September 12, 1952 and is the drummer and lyricist for the band Rush. Rush is currently on tour in support of their latest album, Clockwork Angels, picks up again tomorrow …

NEIL PEART Discusses the Golden Gods Awards, New Album, and Ronnie James Dio Memorial Award

Roadrunner Records writer, Phil Freeman, recently posted a wonderful article about Neil Peart and Neil’s blogging topics on his website.  The following is that article. From time to time, Rush drummer Neil Peart posts lengthy blog entries on his personal site, neilpeart.net. They frequently cover a variety of recent events and subjects close to his …

RUSH Streaming New Track “Headlong Flight”

Photo by Andrew MacNaughtan “Headlong Flight”, the first single from Rush’s 20th studio album Clockwork Angels, can be streamed at Rolling Stone and is reported to be one of the trio’s most hard-charging numbers in recent years. “Headlong Flight” was one of those songs that was a joy to write and record from beginning to …

CARELESS Drummer James Collins Releases Video For “5ive”

James Collins, drummer/vocalist for traditional heavy metal rockers CARELESS, has posted a video of his Neil Peart-inspired drum solo “5ive” at this location. The driving force behind one of today’s most talented classic metal trios, Collins percussive mastery is well worth checking out. Curtains Boundaries D.F.M. Out of Control As Time Passes… Blackened Walls of …

RUSH to Release 3 Six-Disc Box Sets That Span Entire Career

According to Rush.com, on November 21st, 2011, Universal Music Enterprises (UMe) will release three separate six-disc box sets which together spans Rush’s entire historic Mercury Records recording career. Each “Sector” contains five of their fifteen Mercury albums in chronological order, all transferred to high resolution 96kHz/24-bit and digitally remastered for optimal quality. In addition, each …

NEIL PEART Discusses/Demonstrates “Limelight”

Neil Peart, the legendary drummer for Rush, will be releasing an instructional DVD entitled Taking Center Stage: A Lifetime of Live Performance in October. In the video Peart discusses, as well as demonstrates, sections of the track “Limelight” from their album Moving Pictures. Taking Center Stage will include backstage and behind-the-scenes footage from the Time …

RUSH Signs with Roadrunner Records!!

Rush has signed with Roadrunner Records!  They’ve not dumped their old label but will continue working with Anthem/Universal Music in Canada only. Ray Danniels, manager of Rush states: “We have tremendous respect for Roadrunner Records, and what Cees Wessels and Jonas Nachsin have built on a worldwide level. After years of Roadrunner pursuing the band, …

SCELERATA’S Drummer and Guitarist Check in From Germany

SCELERATA is working on their third album, which is being partially recorded in Germany at Twilight Hall Studios. In April 24th the drummer Francis Cassol and the guitarist Renato Osorio flew to Germany. Check out below a few comments about the recording process. “We are in Twilight Hall Studios, Germany, for the past days, working in …

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