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Geddy Lee Reveals New Memoir
News

Geddy Lee Reveals New Memoir

When Rush called it a day in 2018, Geddy Lee took up collecting basses and eventually wrote “Geddy Lee’s Big, Beautiful Book of Bass”. With even more time on his hands during the pandemic, he took to writing a memoir.

Les Claypool Learning from Geddy Lee for Primus Tour
Concerts & Tours

Les Claypool Learning from Geddy Lee for Primus Tour

After several postponements, Primus is heading out on their epic “A Tribute To Kings” tour. Les Claypool has been very open about his eagerness for the outing as well, and apparently, he’s been practicing up – and learning the parts from Geddy Lee.

Geddy Lee on Unreleased Rush Material
News

Geddy Lee on Unreleased Rush Material

Rush bassist and singer Geddy Lee recently spoke with Rolling Stone in an interview that marks one year since drummer Neil Peart’s passing. Lee paid homage to his fallen bandmate by recounting their 40 years of playing together.

Geddy Lee To Join Vancouver Symphony Orchestra’s Gala Concert
News

Geddy Lee To Join Vancouver Symphony Orchestra’s Gala Concert

Geddy Lee will be partaking in the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra’s Gala Concert on February 18th, along with a load of other guests. “The Show Must Go On: Stories of Resilience” is described as “no ordinary Virtual Gala Concert”.

Rush’s 40th Anniversary Edition of “Permanent Waves” Now Available
New Albums

Rush’s 40th Anniversary Edition of “Permanent Waves” Now Available

The special 40th Anniversary edition of Rush’s groundbreaking seventh studio album “Permanent Waves” is now available. It comes in several formats, but die-hard fans will take note of the Super Deluxe Edition.

Rush’s “Permanent Waves” to get 40th-Anniversary Edition
New Albums

Rush’s “Permanent Waves” to get 40th-Anniversary Edition

Attention Rush fans: The band’s seventh studio album, “Permanent Waves,” will be getting a 40th-anniversary release in four configurations.

Rush: Lakeside Park (Live, 1976)
Bass Videos

Rush: Lakeside Park (Live, 1976)

Our friend Tim Starace shared this video on Facebook with just one word of commentary: “This…” Rush is in top form in this 1976 performance of “Lakeside Park,” from their third album “Caress of Steel.”

Tech 21 Introduces the Geddy Lee DI-2112 Pedal
Pedals & Effects

Tech 21 Introduces the Geddy Lee DI-2112 Pedal

Building on their line of Geddy Lee signature models, Tech 21 unveiled the Sansamp DI-2112 at the 2020 Winter NAMM Show. The pedal combines features from GED-2112 rackmount and the SanAmp YYZ.

2019 Reader Favorite Bassists – #1: Geddy Lee
2019 Reader Favorites

2019 Reader Favorite Bassists – #1: Geddy Lee

Thanks in part to reaching a huge goal here at No Treble HQ in 2019, Geddy Lee closes out our countdown as the #1 “Reader Favorite Bassist.” It is great to still see Geddy going strong.

Geddy Lee Adds New December Dates to Book Tour
Events

Geddy Lee Adds New December Dates to Book Tour

Geddy Lee has added a trio of new book signings to his “Official (Yet Kind of Random) Big Beautiful Book of Bass Book Tour.” The “East Coast Hat Trick Leg” will see the Rush bassist heading to Pittsburgh, New York City, and Halifax through December.

Geddy Lee Announces New U.S. Book Tour Dates
Events

Geddy Lee Announces New U.S. Book Tour Dates

Geddy Lee has added a handful of new tour dates in support of his Big Beautiful Book of Bass. The four-date run will continue the “Official (Yet Kind of Random)” book tour.

Rush: The Main Monkey Business (Live)
Bass Videos

Rush: The Main Monkey Business (Live)

Rush’s 2007 album “Snakes & Arrows” included an awesome instrumental, entitled “The Main Monkey Business.” From the R40 tour, here’s a great clip of Geddy Lee and the band performing it.