Tag: Rush

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #41: When You Think It’s All Over, It’s Not Over — Questions, Vol. I

In which I execute a pivot so sharp that only John Cleese can effectively prepare the audience for what's about to happen. And so he does....

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #40: I Know That Dude — Songs About Famous People

In which I get absolutely owned by my Facebook friends, and an idea is born... *maniacal laugh*...

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #37: Uh-uh, Not Katherine — Numbers, Vol. I

It's been...time this show had a leprechaun dance moment. Can't understand what I mean? You soon will. ...

Music, What's THAT Supposed to Mean?

What’s THAT Supposed to Mean?: Rush, “Witch Hunt”

Silent and stern in the sweltering night. The mob moves like demons possessed. What’s THAT supposed to mean? In 1974, Rush replaced...


The Cheer-Up Is On: Songs to Break the Gloom

Your friends are liars., your family in pieces, and your country is confused. What do you do next?...

CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Rik Emmett & RESolution9, “RES9”

It didn't go as expected....


5 Songs That Inspired the Otherworldly Talent of Robert Nix

“No, I won’t go with the flow, because if I do, I’ll end up where everybody else goes.” Those are probably the most...

EhOR, Music

EhOR: Max Webster Brought Weirdness to the Mainstream

Editor’s note: In this installment of EhOR, Jay Kumar examines the career of Canadian prog-rockers Max Webster, who could never escape...


Confessions of a College Music Major: I Love Rock and Roll

Majoring in music was never the most practical choice, but I did it anyway. I double-majored in philosophy and called myself “pre-law”...

Music, Single Play

Single Play: Week Ending 11/6/15

Coldplay, Solomon Ray, Rush, and The Wild Wild in the Single Play spotlight this week!...

Concert Reviews, Music

Concert Review: Rush, SAP Center, San Jose, 7/23/15

Rush's busts out the deep cuts in a 40 year retrospective concert....

Books, Legendary

Legendary: Chapter 20

Allison escapes to the back yard, listens to some Poison, and hangs with a couple of stoners....

Neil Peart and Peter Criss


Neil Peart and Peter Criss, BFF

Wherein three Popdose staff members reveal previously unpublished correspondence between drumming legends Neil Peart and Peter Criss....

DVD Reviews, Music

DVD Review: “Rush: Clockwork Angels Tour”

Another live recording from Rush? Really? Yes, really. ...

Popdose, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: David Bottrill on Rush’s “Vapor Trails Remixed”

Chris Holmes and Ted Asregadoo talk to David Bottrill about mixing "Vapor Trails Remixed."...

CD Reviews, Music, Popdose Roundtable

Popdose Roundtable: Rush, “Vapor Trails Remixed”

The band Rush finally has Vapor Trails, a poster-child for too-loud modern mixes, spruced up. Was it worth it?...

Film, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: 10 Movies for American Audiences About Sports That Aren’t Popular in America (Like “Rush”)

I’m sure that the story of famed Formula One car-racing man Rushmore “Rush” Rushingford is an interesting human drama packed with...

Like Omigod!, Music

Like, Omigod! Digging Through the ’80s Pop Culture Box, Part 6

Oof. This week’s batch of songs are – well, they’re certainly songs that were on the radio in the 1980s. #6 Billy Vera and the...

Rush (2012)

Music, Popdose Lists

The 15 Best Rush Songs Since the 1990s

Now that Rush is at long last in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, it's as good a time as any to look at their best material... from the '90s...

Rush (2012)

Music, Popdose Lists, Year-End Best-Of Lists

Best of 2012: Chris Holmes’s Favorite Albums of the Year

Chris Holmes breaks it down to give you his favorite albums of the year that was 2012....

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Rush, “Clockwork Angels”

Members of the Popdose staff review Rush's 20th studio album, "Clockwork Angels" -- and come away with mixed feelings....

Music, The Weekly Mixtape

Popdose: Coverage!

Here's some tunes you might know of......


Thank You for the Music!

Join the Popdose Staff as they say "Thank You" to the people that introduced them to the music that shaped their lives....


Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Weekly Mixtape: 2/4/11 — In Love At Last

Chris Holmes offers a selection of songs that helped him fall in love with some of his now-favorite artists, such as Randy Newman, Wilco,...


Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 7/22/11 (Shut Up and Play! – My favorite instrumentals)

Don't you just wish you could just enjoy your favorite bands without a singer getting in the way for once? Your wish is this week's Popdose...


Desert Island Discs, Music, Popdose

Desert Island Discs with Marc Pinansky

Singer/songwriter Marc Pinansky imagines himself on a desert island and comes up with 5 discs to make the trip with....


Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 44

Dave Steed likes Rush! Dave Steed likes Rush! No, this isn't a typo. He's finally wised up and listened to his peers for a change. ...


Music, Popdose Roundtable

Popdose Roundtable: Singledom, or How I Learned to Stop Recording and Love the Download

The Popdose Staff mulls over the continuing slow-motion fall of the "record album."...


Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Soundtrack to a Future Zombie Apocalypse”

Oh my effing giddy aunt! The zombies are coming, and there's nothing you can do about it. But you can get prepared now with this week's...