A lot of '2112' was written in the back seat of a car and in cold dressing rooms while on tour in northern Ontario.
When I sit down and play guitar, I melt into the instrument. I can play for hours by myself. Playing guitar has given me such a wonderful life, and I'm grateful for it.
The Rush fans are pretty crazy everywhere, but they're particularly wild in South America.
With solos, I don't like to be too prepared going in - I like to surprise myself.
When I look out at the audience at some of our shows, I think we are reaching a younger audience... I see lots of people in their 30s and 40s, but I also see a lot of people in their young and middle teens, and that's definitely reassuring.
You know, we have a long history of covering different periods of this band's development with a live record... a sort of live thing that would be done for three or four records, and that was the intention with this particular package.