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How Rush Survived the ’80s

Like many '70s bands, Rush adapted with changing musical trends and embraced synthesizers during the '80s.

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Neil Peart Publishing New Book About Rush’s Final Tour

Neil Peart will publish a book about Rush's R40 tour, rumored to be the band's last-ever one of this size, later this year.

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Kevin Winter, Getty Images

Alex Lifeson Says Rush’s R40 Tour Was the ‘End of Touring’ for Neil Peart

Rush's guitarist says that it was difficult to get drummer Neil Peart out on the road for last year's R40 tour.

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Mercury Records

The Story of ‘Fly by Night,’ Rush’s First Album With Neil Peart

'Fly by Night' is technically the second Rush album -- though, from a creative standpoint, it's the true starting point of the band's genius.

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Kevin Winter, Getty Images

Geddy Lee Says Neil Peart Hasn’t Retired

A day after Neil Peart seemed to confirm that he was walking away from music, Rush bandmate Geddy Lee is clearing things up.

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Kevin Winter, Getty Images

Did Rush’s Neil Peart Just Confirm His Retirement?

Neil Peart's daughter may have provided the clearest answer yet for anyone wondering what's ahead for Rush.

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Rush’s Neil Peart Bashes Kiss’ All-Out Marketing Approach

In Rush's early years, they opened for a number of major acts, learning the tricks of the trade from older masters – among them Kiss.

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Anthem

The Night Neil Peart Played His First Show With Rush

Contrary to popular belief, this wasn’t Rush's first American concert.

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Ethan Miller, Getty Images

How a ‘Kinda Goofy’ Drummer Named Neil Peart Made His Way Into Rush

Future drum legend Neil Peart replaced John Rutsey in Rush on July 29, 1974.

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Kevin Winter, Getty Images

Neil Peart’s Daughter Attends Her First Rush Show

When Rush rolled into New Orleans on May 22, they had an extra VIP in attendance.

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