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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 // 4:14 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 // 4:20 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 // 5:30 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.
18 Nov 2015 // 8:20 PM
R40 Live is an entertaining listen throughout, especially if you’re already a die-hard Rush fan (and let’s face it, this set will hardly appeal at all to those who aren’t).
Rush: Vapor Trails (Remixed)
4 Nov 2013 // 8:03 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.
Blood and Thunder: Didacts, Narpets, and Epic Rush
24 Jul 2015 // 1:37 AM
It's not as if Rush's classic '70s output needed reassessment, but their new vinyl reissues are still revelatory.
Counterbalance: Rush's '2112'
18 Jul 2014 // 3:03 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.
With a strong new album, Rush wins mainstream respect
25 Sep 2012 // 1:35 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 // 10:45 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