Saturday, January 11, 2020

Kansas City Remembers Legendary Rush Drummer Neil Peart

A shout out from our blog community to a rock legend. A TKC reader writes:

"Lot of heavy hearts on this full moon with the death of Rush Drummer Neil Pert. Don't know how many times RUSH sold out in Kansas City the past four decades but RUSH changed the sound of rock music. Not many Progressive Rock bands had Top 10 hits but everyone remembers Tom Sawyer . . ."

Read more:

Rush drummer Neil Peart dies aged 67

Neil Peart, drummer and lyricist for Canadian rock band Rush, has died from brain cancer aged 67. The musician, considered one of rock's greatest ever drummers, died on Tuesday in Santa Monica, California. Rush, the band he played with for 45 years, confirmed his death in a statement posted to Twitter.

13 comments:

Grip Madlock said...

Very classy tribute to a true music legend,thanks because this is a death that truly hits home.

Anonymous said...

Anyone with his talent would be washing dishes or flinging plates here in KC and getting no where.

Anonymous said...

The never-ending drum solos was the worst part of RUSH concerts.

Anonymous said...

Shit I didn’t know he was sick next to John Bonham the greatest drummer that ever lived

Grip Madlock said...

Couldnt agree more

Anonymous said...

Couldn't carry Buddy Rich, Gene Krupa or several others sticks

Anonymous said...

Peart was a great drummer no matter what you losing fucksticks think.

I swear the mentality of posters in here is disgusting.

Anonymous said...

^^You use the moronic term "fucksticks" and then are disgusted by the posters here.
Sounds like you fit right in.
By the way, what is a "fuckstick"?

Anonymous said...

^^^^If you have to ask fuckstick, it’s you!

Anonymous said...

What's the matter 2:31 the truth hurt?
Fuckstick
General term meaning idiot, asshole, unpleasant, bastard, dumbass, jackass, etc.

Anonymous said...

Gotta hand it to a guy that decides to go 24/7 jazz beanie as his look.

Springheel said...

"..hey fuckstick, you know what these are ? They're called "ball's" ! "

MDLQ said...

....Fucksticks usually come in various denominations......
I use 7B's......but that's just me.
As for 'Springheel'......maybe I could do a 'Flam-a-diddle' on your 'balls'.....with a pair of 4's......
what'ya say corpuscle?