Rush’s Geddy Lee & Alex Lifeson Thank Everyone For “Outpouring Of Love” Following Neil Peart’s Death

Rush’s Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson have taken to social media to thank everyone for their support following the tragic death of Neil Peart. The duo said the following:

“Our most heartfelt thanks go out to family, friends, musicians, writers and fans from around the globe for the incredible outpouring of love and respect for Neil since his passing. These touching tributes help to lessen the pain of this terrible loss and remind us all to celebrate his remarkable life and our connections to it. – Geddy & Alex“

Rock/Metal Musicians Pay Tribute To The Late Neil Peart (Rush)

As previously reported, Rush’s Neil Peart has sadly passed away following a battle with brain cancer. A number of rock/metal musicians have since taken to social media to pay tribute to the legendary drummer and some of the various posts can be found below:

Geddy Lee (Rush):

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Rest in peace, my brother. 💔

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Metallica’s Lars Ulrich and Kirk Hammett:

Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl and Taylor Hawkins:

Slash (Guns N’ Roses):

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RIP #NeiPeart

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Geezer Butler (Black Sabbath):

KISS’ Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons:

Gary Holt (Exodus):

David Ellefson (Megadeth):

Anthrax’s Scott Ian, Charlie Benante, and Frank Bello:

Dave Lombardo (ex-Slayer, etc.):

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R.I.P. #nealpeart An extraordinary talent.

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King Diamond:

Tom Morello (Rage Against The Machine):

John Dolmayan (System Of A Down):

Steven Adler (ex-Guns N’ Roses):

Sebastian Bach (ex-Skid Row):

Mike Portnoy (ex-Dream Theater, etc.):

Roy Mayorga (Stone Sour):

Overkill:

Mike Inez (Alice In Chains):

Billy Corgan (Smashing Pumpkins):

Alex Bent (Trivium):

Taylor Momsen (The Pretty Reckless):

Chris Jericho (Fozzy):

Matt Sorum (ex-Guns N’ Roses, etc.):

Jason Hook (Five Finger Death Punch):

Adam Gontier (Saint Asonia, ex-Three Days Grace):

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~ Shocked. The Legend. Rest In Peace Neil Peart. 🙏🏻

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Shawn Drover (ex-Megadeth, etc.):

Sacred Reich:

Matt Halpern (Periphery):

Zach Myers (Shinedown):

Chuck D (Public Enemy, Prophets of Rage):

Dan Briggs (Between The Buried And Me):

Peter Frampton:

Jack Black (Tenacious D):

Rush’s Geddy Lee Announces December Book Signing Events

Rush’s Geddy Lee has announced three December “Geddy Lee’s Big Book Of Beautiful Bass” book signing events. You can find more info on those at rush.com. Here’s the dates:

12/08 Pittsburgh, PA – Barnes & Noble
12/09 New York, NY – Barnes & Noble
12/14 Halifax, NS, Canada – Indigo

Rush’s Geddy Lee Announces November Book Signing Events

Rush’s Geddy Lee has announced that he will be signing copies of “Geddy Lee’s Big Book Of Beautiful Bass” on a November U.S. tour. You can find more info on those events at rush.com. Here’s the dates:

11/01 Seattle, WA – Third Place Books (5 p.m.)
11/02 Denver, CO – Tattered Cover Book Store (5 p.m.)
11/03 Phoenix, AZ – Changing Hands (4 p.m.)
11/04 Austin, TX – BookPeople (5 p.m.)

Rush’s Geddy Lee To Auction Off Six Guitars From His Personal Collection

Rush’s Geddy Lee has announced that he will be auctioning off six of his blue-ribbon, coveted classic guitars. The instruments will be sold during Mecum Auctions’ Las Vegas-based auction on October 10-12. You can read more about that and check out the guitars over at mecum.com.

Rush’s Geddy Lee Announces More U.S. Book Signing Events

Rush’s Geddy Lee has announced that he will be signing copies of “Geddy Lee’s Big Book Of Beautiful Bass” on a July U.S. tour. Fans that buy a ticket will receive a copy of the book for Lee to personalize. He will not sign any other items. Here’s the dates:

07/14 Nashville, TN – The Basement East
07/15 St. Louis, MO – Left Bank Books
07/17 Chicago, IL – Barnes & Noble
07/18 Boston, MA – Brookline Booksmith
07/19 Philadelphia, PA – Barnes & Noble
07/20 Atlanta, GA – Acapella Books

Rush’s Geddy Lee Announces European/UK Book Tour

Rush’s Geddy Lee has announced that he will be signing copies of “Geddy Lee’s Big Book Of Beautiful Bass” on a European/UK tour. Fans that buy a ticket will receive a copy of the book for Lee to personalize. He will not sign any other items. Here’s the dates:

06/08 London, UK – Waterstones Piccadilly (signing 4 p.m.)
06/10 Manchester, UK – Blackwell’s @ International Anthony Burgess Foundation (Q&A hosted by Philip Wilding, signing 7 p.m./doors 6:30 p.m.)
06/12 Glasgow, UK – Waterstones Glasgow Sauchiehall Street (signing 5:30 p.m.)
06/13 Amsterdam, NNET – ABC Amsterdam (signing 6 p.m.)
06/15 Hamburg, GER – Sautter + Lackmann (signing 4 p.m.)