I believe that art has to be a source of mutation to be any good. It has to change the person who's viewing or listening to the artistic work; it has to change the artist; it has to change in form. If it fails in any of these, it's not art any more, it's just… Continue reading Changes
TL;DR Rush is awesome, and so is its fanbase. I put together a survey to try to figure something out about Rush's career arc, but the author of the survey (me) didn’t get enough information and didn’t capture the right information to make the survey much more than pure entertainment. Table of Contents The Hypothesis… Continue reading The Rush Political/Religious Survey Results
This is how I think of Rush's entire studio catalog, in short summaries. Rush This is a set of young rockers trying to follow their dreams. Raw, immature, full of pride and purpose. Surprisingly good, especially when you consider that "Working Man" was an earnest staple of the band for their entire career. Fly By… Continue reading How I See Rush’s Albums from Ten Thousand Feet
Last week, my two oldest sons and I went to catch Rush in Greensboro, NC. It was a great show, and I wish that I could see more of them - both in terms of their careers and in terms of, well, this exact tour. If you're a fan of Rush, get to this tour… Continue reading “I wish that I could live it all again…” – Rush concert!