2018 Reader Favorite Bassists – #3: Geddy Lee

Editor’s Note: At the end of each year, we tally up all the article and video views on No Treble to come up with a list of the top 10 most popular bassists. This is entirely based on readership, not on opinions, polls, or anything else. Just having some fun.

Geddy Lee

He may be a man without a band at the moment, but that didn’t stop Geddy Lee from staying in the spotlight in 2018. Most notably, he wrote a (big) book about the bass. He also teamed up with Alex Lifeson for a fundraising event, and was interviewed throughout the year – covering his 10 most influential bassists, the book, and more.

Geddy Lee Lists His 10 Most Influential Bassists

Geddy Lee Lists His 10 Most Influential Bassists

It’s always interesting to see who your favorite bassist counts as their influences. In a new interview with Amit Sharma for MusicRadar.com, Rush bassist Geddy Lee named ten of his top bass influences, and it’s quite a list…

Geddy Lee Teams with Alex Lifeson for Fundraising Wine Tour

Geddy Lee Teams with Alex Lifeson for Fundraising Wine Tour

Now that Geddy Lee has some more free time, he’s certainly using it wisely. After announcing a new book for 2018, he also teamed up with his Rush bandmate Alex Lifeson again for “Grapes Under Pressure lV: Geddy and Alex’s Excellent Harvest Adventure”…

Geddy Lee’s Big Beautiful Book Of Bass Available for Pre-Order

Geddy Lee’s Big Beautiful Book Of Bass Available for Pre-Order

In what promised to be one of the best books of the year, Harper Collins announced they would be publishing Geddy Lee’s Big Book of Beautiful Bass in December…

Geddy Lee Discusses His “Big Beautiful Book Of Bass”

Geddy Lee Discusses His “Big Beautiful Book Of Bass”

Geddy Lee is making good use of his time post-Rush. The bassist released his Big Beautiful Book Of Bass recently and sat down with Tom Power’s “q” show on CBC to talk about the book and the instrument….

Rush to Issue 40th Anniversary Edition of “Hemispheres”

Rush to Issue 40th Anniversary Edition of “Hemispheres”

Rush’s seminal album Hemispheres got a 40th anniversary reissue on November 16th. The new release included four packages: a super deluxe edition, a two-CD deluxe edition, a 3-LP deluxe edition, and a deluxe digital edition…

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  1. Usmc

    Rush, arguably the best band of all time. The best drummer ever, top 5 bassist, and top 10 guitarist.