Rush News

"Rush: The Comic Book" by Tidal Wave publications

Hitting stores today is "Rush: The Comic Book" by Tidal Wave publications:
"Rush, the Canadian band, takes center stage in a captivating comic book biography. With record-breaking sales, chart-topping hits, and an enduring influence on musicians worldwide, Rush's extraordinary journey unfolds within these pages, showcasing the remarkable tale of a band that shaped generations."

Thanks to RushFanForever for the headsup!

Lerxst Announces The Snow Dog – Limited Edition Octave Fuzz Pedal

BURGAW, NC, April 3, 2024 – Just a few months after the successful launch of the By-Tor overdrive/boost pedal, Alex Lifeson and Lerxst have announced their next pedal collaboration - The Snow Dog. The Snow Dog is an octave fuzz that utilizes the Lerxst two-in-one pedal format to provide a versatile array of modern and vintage fuzz sounds with a footswitchable upper octave effect. The Snow Dog is available now for $295 as a limited-run of 500 pedals available exclusively through the LERXST Reverb Store and also includes a tour pass signed by Alex. For more information and to purchase, please click here.

Alex Lifeson appears on "Today Was Yesterday"

Alex Lifeson features on 6 tracks on the new album Today Was Yesterday, released back on November 24th.  Buy now.

"Today Was Yesterday is the fresh and exciting new project of Angelo Barbera and Ty Dennis, two friends and veterans of the Los Angeles music industry. Their self-titled debut album showcases their talent and passion for creating timeless songs that blend catchy melodies, meaningful lyrics, and superb musicianship that is inspired by the bands that have left a lasting mark on music history. The album features guitar legends Alex Lifeson (Rush), and Robby Krieger (The Doors), who add their signature sound that helps make this release an instant classic. Today Was Yesterday is more than just a band name, it's a statement of timeless music that transcends genres and generations."

Alex Lifeson appears on Mark Knopfler's Guitar Heroes present: 'Going Home (Theme From Local Hero)'

Alex Lifeson is one of 60 superstar musicians performing on the remake of Mark Knopfler's Guitar Heroes present 'Going Home (Theme From Local Hero)', produced in aid of Teenage Cancer Trust and Teen Cancer America. Out March 15th. Preorder here

Lerxst Launches Limelight – The Alex Lifeson Limited Edition Signature Guitar

Alex Lifeson and Lerxst announce the launch of Limelight, a new signature guitar created in partnership with Canadian manufacturers Godin Guitars. Inspired by Lifeson’s iconic Hentor Sportscaster guitars from the mid-80s, Limelight thoroughly reimagines Lifeson’s original concept with modern part selection and craftsmanship to create a high-quality, forward-thinking instrument designed for today’s players. Limelight is available now for MAP $3,999. For more information please click here.