Alex Lifeson

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2014

    The 10 Best Prog Metal Bands

    Progressive Metal, unlike other sub genres of heavy metal borrows heavily from hard rock, classical rock and early heavy metal influences. Although several of the bands on this list might not technically considered metal, we group hard rock and metal under the same umbrella for the sake of clarity. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2012

    Rush Fans, Rejoice: Today is 2112

    Andrew Youssef/OC Weekly​We celebrate the dorkiest of dorky music fans by dubbing today as Rush Day, All Day: It is, after all, 2-1-12. Both the album and the song, released in 1976, is actually about the year 2112. For many, the fact that 2112 is considered the definitive Rush album is reason eno ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 16, 2010

    Rush at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater Over The Weekend

    Andrew Youssef/OC Weekly​Rush August 13, 2010Verizon Wireless AmphitheaterSee the slideshow here!Mere months away from celebrating the 30th anniversary of their seminal album Moving Pictures, Rush easily sold out the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater as they played the album in its entirety along ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 12, 2008

    Last Night: Rush @ the Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre on 5/11

    By Andrew Youssef Better Than: Sitting at home trying to emulate Rush on the Rock Band video game. Download: The Big Money" from their Myspace page. It's not surprising to see the occasional air guitar solo from an audience member during a rock concert. At last night's Rush show, air drums and ... More >>

  • Film

    March 29, 2007

    Bigger, Dirtier and Uncut

    Trailer Park Boys: The Movie is funnier than whats playing in local cineplexes

  • Music

    July 8, 2004

    The Sound of One Hand Rocking

    The best of Rush in 21:12