Busy week for Mr. Lee – the Canadian threw out the first pitch before the Cleveland Indians MLB game against the Toronto Blue Jays during Opening Day on April 2nd at Rogers Centre in Toronto. […]
Rush frontman Geddy Lee will be on hand for the Toronto Blue Jays’ home opener. The rocker is slated to throw out the ceremonial first pitch at the start of today’s game against the Cleveland […]
The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony – set to take place at Los Angeles’ Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on April 18 – has just added a lot of star power to its […]
John Fogerty has recently been quoted as saying that Dave Grohl has a childlike enthusiasm for music. Grohl’s fans have seen that time and time again over the years, watching him play in a number […]
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced the initial round of performers and presenters set to honor 2013’s inductees, according to an official press release. Don Henley (Rock Hall class of ’98) will […]
Geddy Lee of Rush is among the big-name Canadian icons who are set to guest on an upcoming episode of CBS’s How I Met Your Mother. Lee, along with fellow Canucks k.d. lang, Alan Thicke, […]
2012 saw the return of Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band, Aerosmith and (sort of) Led Zeppelin. 2013 promises lots of great albums, films and tours from some of music’s greatest legends. The Return […]
Our friends at Los Angeles alternative rock station KROQ are holding a poll to determine who rock’s greatest drummer is. Several legendary artists are included in the poll: among them, Ginger Baker of Cream, Frank Beard of ZZ Top, John Bonham of Led Zeppelin, Stewart Copeland of The Police and Neil Peart of Rush, among many others.
At first glance, this year’s Rock Hall inductions seem to be the perfect storm for Rush. Not only is the Canadian prog-rock trio finally nominated for the first time since its eligibility in 1999, but this year marks the first time fans will have a vote – albeit a tiny one – to decide who is inducted.
Hard rock fans may have cause to rejoice within a few weeks: after being ignored for years, Rush and Deep Purple are on this year’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ballot, as is Heart and Joan Jett & The Blackhearts. One question that has yet to be answered is, if inducted, which members of these groups will be included?