neil peart

  1. & You Dont Stop

    Semi OT: Fans of Peart's Travel Books?

    The first Peart book I read was Ghost Rider, his journal of the tens of thousands of miles he rode across North America in an attempt to escape the torment of losing his only child in a car accident, then his wife to cancer less than 12 months later. The book was insightful, sad, at times...
  2. Scott K Fish

    Neil Peart: State of the Art of Drumming 1986

    SKF Blog: Neil Peart: State of the Art of Drumming 1986 Full Story: http://wp.me/p4vfuP-2cC
  3. Scott K Fish

    Neil Peart on Max Roach's M'BOOM

    Neil Peart on Max Roach's M'BOOM SKF NOTE: This is the last of my Trading Fours exchanges with Neil Peart. My friend and music writer par excellence, Chip Stern, had a very good, albeit short-lived, idea for a drummer's magazine. I did some writing for Chip's magazine, but I don't know that any...
  4. Scott K Fish

    Neil Peart on Tony Williams’s ‘Fred’

    Neil Peart on Tony Williams’s ‘Fred’ SKF NOTE: My friend and music writer par excellence, Chip Stern, had a very good, albeit short-lived, idea for a drummer's magazine. I did some writing for Chip's magazine, but I don't know that any of it saw the light of day. Leonard Feather had a...
  5. Scott K Fish

    Neil Peart on Keith Moon's 'Dogs Part Two'

    Neil Peart on Keith Moon's Dogs Part Two by Scott K Fish In 1989 I sat with Neil Peart, played him a few of my favorite drummer records without telling him anything about the song or the drummer. Our exchanges were meant for a music publication Chip Stern was creating. You can read the back...
  6. Scott K Fish

    Neil Peart on Joe Morello's 'Shortnin' Bread'

    Neil Peart on Joe Morello's 'Shortnin' Bread' SKF NOTE: In 1989 I sat with Neil Peart, played him a few of my favorite drummer records without telling him anything about the song or the drummer. Our exchanges were meant for a music publication Chip Stern was creating. You can read the back...
  7. Scott K Fish

    Neil Peart on Louie Bellson's 'Skin Deep'

    Neil Peart on Louie Bellson's 'Skin Deep' by Scott K Fish My friend and music writer par excellence, Chip Stern, had a very good, albeit short-lived, idea for a drummer's magazine. I did some writing for Chip's magazine, but I don't know that any of my writing was published. I'll have to talk...
  8. Scott K Fish

    RUSH Exclusive ‘Tom Sawyer’ Live in Toronto Video

    SKF NOTE: Thanks to Rush and the Wall Street Journal for sharing this video. Scott K Fish Blog: Life Beyond the Cymbals
  9. Scott K Fish

    Neil Peart: 50 Years Experience, One Drum Solo

    Neil Peart on His ‘Final Drum Solo’ with Rush "My vague design for that solo was deceptively simple." September 10, 2015 2:38 PM Photo by Michael Mosbach August 1st at the LA Forum marked the last show in the supposed last tour. A lot of lasts, including one last drum solo from Neil Peart...
  10. & You Dont Stop

    The Making of "Burning for Buddy"

    I recently rented this DVD through Netflix (Disc1). I'm not sure you'll find a finer collection of "first-call" drummers on one DVD. There is over 2 hours 30 minutes of material from the sessions that became Burning for Buddy Not only do you get to see the performances as you hear them on the...
  11. Scott K Fish

    The Best Drum Solo Nobody Heard

    The Best Drum Solo Nobody Heard SKF NOTE: My 5/2 post, "The Top Secret Drum Method," in which a drummer fears someone stealing his ideas, prompted a wonderful reply from my friend, Rick Mattingly, former Modern Drummer Features Editor. Rick is correct. I not at MD when this incident happened...
  12. APSdrums

    Because Neil Peart Lyrics are Incredible!!!

    In honor of "The Professor's" 40 year tenure as both drummer and lyricist for Rush... What is your favorite quote from Neil's word contribution to Rush's success over these past 40 (now 41) years? Spirit of the Radio was the first Rush song to catch my attention, then Moving Pictures came...
  13. Scott K Fish

    A LITTLE MORE NOISE Peart, Carey, Stone, Scannell & Copeland at the Sacred Grove

    Watch Drummers for the Police, Rush, Tool Make Jazzy Jam 'South Park' co-creator Matt Stone and Vertical Horizon frontman also participate By Kory Grow February 17, 2015 Former Police drummer Stewart Copeland recently gathered together some formidable talent for one of his recent Super Grove...
  14. Scott K Fish

    Peart & Anderson Release ‘Clockwork Lives’ Sept. 15

    RUSH Drummer NEIL PEART And KEVIN J. ANDERSON's 'Clockwork Lives' Book Coming In September February 3, 2015 Best-selling "Clockwork Angels", author Kevin J. Anderson and legendary RUSH drummer and lyricist Neil Peart created a fabulous, adventurous world in a novel that accompanied the RUSH...
  15. Eric Sheppard Drums

    Rush - Limelight (Drum Cover)

    Hey everyone, Thanks for visiting my thread! Here is one of my newer drum covers of "Limelight" by Rush, which you can watch here: Don't forget to subscribe while you are there. (That is, of course if you actually liked it!) Thanks! -Eric Sheppard
  16. LudwigZildjian

    Ludwig's NEW Neil Peart Replica for Nashville Drummer's Jam!!!

    Here is a beautiful Ludwig drum set my friend Uli Salazar posted to Facebook The drum set was built for the Nashville Drummer's Jam, and this year it's a tribute to Neil Peart. This is exactly the drum set I want with the addition of a left floor tom:
  17. LudwigZildjian

    Best Birthday Gift!

    Hey everyone, yesterday (Nov. 9) was my birthday. I got a lot of great presents, but probably the greatest of all was this: DW Drums badge from Neil Peart's Test for Echo drum set!
  18. LudwigZildjian

    Lorne "Gump" Wheaton Annoucement (Neil Peart's Drum Tech)

    Annoucement from Lorne Wheaton: https://twitter.com/Lornewheaton User Actions Following Lorne(Gump)Wheaton‏@Lornewheaton C'mon.....Slingerland, Tama......LUDWIGS???? Use you're imagination folks!!! We will... maybe a classier design, like a fine exotic ride? User Actions Following...
  19. LudwigZildjian

    Rush - Subdivisions Drum Cover

  20. LudwigZildjian

    Check Out My Video.....

    Hey everyone! I just uploaded a video and would like your feedback on my new video. It's a cover of Rush - Subdivisions.... https://www.facebook.com/video.php?v=734184566661983&set=vb.137660829647696&type=2&theater
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