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You know, we have a long history of covering different periods of this band’s development with a live record… a sort of live thing that…
When we signed our deal in 1974, we’d already been together for six years. When they lowered the drinking age in Ontario in 1971 to…
Rush has never been a spontaneous group. We may be spontaneous in our writing, we may be spontaneous as individuals in our day to day…
I’d say we do reach somewhat of a younger audience, but I think for the most part that younger audience is picking our music up…
I think we’re quite unique in that we do have our own sound and approach and we don’t really care what’s going on elsewhere… we’ve…
I enjoyed art in school. I’ve always done little drawings and stuff like that. I don’t really know what I’m doing with the painting, but…
Certainly after the tragedy in Neil’s life, we were holding out hope for his recovery. It wasn’t too promising at the time and obviously you…
But when Neil called, I have to say that my heart soared. And the reason was, because it said so much about his recovery… that…
Both Neil and I had done solo projects where we were the boss and I just thought that if he was willing to get into…
We’ve managed to have a long career that is still quite vibrant, yet we’ve never had to kow-tow to record companies who said we weren’t…
When I look out at the audience at some of our shows, I think we are reaching a younger audience… I see lots of people…
I think that’s given inspiration to other musicians. I know, particularly through the 90s, a lot of bands would cite Rush as an influence. I…
But I think the credit has to go to Geddy… he spent a lot of time in the studio with Paul, I think he needed…
And on top of that, when we work together we have a wonderful working relationship we push each other we challenge each other we laugh…
If there was any one achievement, it would be that we’ve have done it on our own terms.
At the same time, I’ve never been afraid of death or the concept of death.
I’m not that fluid when it comes to scales and modes. I just pick up the guitar and play. It’s all about exploration: just tune…
I mean, you go to the internet and you can see all these conversations and arguments that our fans have about our music and that’s…
I really consider myself more of a rhythm guitarist than a soloist.
The shock of any trauma, I think changes your life. It’s more acute in the beginning and after a little time you settle back to…
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