Monday, July 29, 2013
Song of the Day: Happy Anniversary to "The New Guy"--Neil Peart Joins Rush, 1974
Thirty-nine years later, Neil's still the New Guy after replacing original Rush drummer John Rutsey.
Here's "Finding My Way," live at Pittsburgh's Civic Arena, August 17, 1974--his first concert:
...and here's the band June 2, 2013 playing "Clockwork Angels," the title track from their latest album:
It's really weird seeing any musicians other than Lifeson, Lee and Peart on the stage. Guess THEY'RE the new guys.
Bonus: "Far Cry" from 2007, just because: