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Rush, as much as any rock band, represents the eternal present tense: they adapted and evolved in real time, reflecting the issues, sounds and styles of their day.—Sean Murphy
The Best Metal of 2012
6 Dec 2012 // 5:14 PM
There's no doubt 2012 has been another great year for metal, with releases from veteran road dogs and fresh young bands alike providing endless roaring highs and churning, filth-ridden lows.
The Best Progressive Rock (and Metal) of 2012
4 Dec 2012 // 5:20 PM
The albums you see below are a testament to the chameleonic nature of prog: Coldplay-esque stadium ballads, sludge metal, sample-heavy concept records, and classic-style prog all stand side by side.
Time Stand Still: Why Rush Belongs in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
8 Apr 2013 // 6:30 PM
Rush, as much as any rock band, represents the eternal present tense: they adapted and evolved in real time, reflecting the issues, sounds and styles of their day.
Rush: Vapor Trails (Remixed)
4 Nov 2013 // 9:03 PM
This new, remixed version of Vapor Trails is indeed the next level of wonderful the band would have you believe it is, and the one fans have been clamoring for since its initial release.
Canada's Hardest Working Band and Their Rock Legacy 'Rush: The Illustrated History'
29 Jul 2013 // 6:05 PM
This is no deep dive into the 40 plus years of Rush lore; it's only about 200 pages of surface-level history, what amounts to a Reader's Digest version of a literary classic.
Counterbalance: Rush's '2112'
18 Jul 2014 // 4:03 AM
We are the Priests of the Temples of Syrinx. Our great computers fill the hallowed halls. And it's time to talk about Rush, and their 1976 concept piece. Also, attention all Planets of the Solar Federation: we have assumed control.
10 Songs That Will Make You Love Rush
17 Apr 2013 // 1:00 AM
On the eve of the long-lived Canadian trio's induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Sound Affects attempts to coerce newbies into the vast, rewarding, fun, and often beautiful Rush back catalog with this selection of songs.
With a strong new album, Rush wins mainstream respect
25 Sep 2012 // 2:35 AM
DETROIT — The Midwest has been mighty good to Rush. The trio’s four-decade rock ride got its U.S. start here in the heartland, which
Rush releases live DVD of Cleveland concert
20 Nov 2011 // 11:45 PM
AKRON, Ohio — For nearly four decades, the Canadian rock trio Rush has built up a very loyal and obsessive global fan base by doing its