Lifeson guitarist appears on the track One Day, a song from The Mute Gods’ third album, Atheists & Believers.
“I was a huge fan of Rush and would listen to their music ad nauseam as a teenager,” says Beggs. “And the strange world we both inhabit, our paths crossed on a number of occasions, professionally and socially. When this came around I had the opportunity to ask him if he wanted to do something together and he said, ‘Send me some stuff’. So I did and he went, ‘I really like this.’
Lifeson sent in a 12-string acoustic part, originally composed for the song’s outro section. But it prompted Beggs to overhaul the whole track.
“I liked what he did so much that I re-edited the whole track and put the outro as the intro, just broke everything down. So now the whole thing starts with me singing with his acoustic guitar. It was just a gift.”
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RUSH Grace Under Pressure (1984 UK 8-track LP, including Distant Early Warning, Kid Gloves and Between The Wheels, picture sleeve with lyric inner. The inner shows some light foxing, otherwise the sleeve and vinyl are in excellent condition VERH12)
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RUSH Archives (1978 UK 26-track triple vinyl LP repackaging their first three studio albums: Rush, Fly By Night & Caress Of Steel, encompassing early classics across the board from Working Man, Anthem & Bastille Day to Lakeside Park. The unique gatefold picture sleeve displays a little shelfwear to the edges and apart from a few light signs of play, all three vinyl discs remain in excellent condition)
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RUSH Changing Hemispheres (2010 UK 116-page hardback book & Four NTSC DVD set. The true story of Rush, from humble Canadian beginnings to international super stardom. This is certainly one band for whom time does not stand still. Featuring a masterful and comprehensive text packed with great photographs of the band, this unique package also includes four documentary DVDs packed with candid audio interviews with the band members, andcompared and contrasted with the views of a leading team of music journalists, insiders, and musicologists)
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RUSH Rush FAQ (2014 UK 400 page softback book by Max Mobley, which documents the amazing story of the world's greatest Canadian prog rock power trio, from its origins in a church basement in Willowdale, Ontario, to its induction ceremony at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Covering 40 albums, 10 DVDs, thousands of mesmerizing live shows, and millions of rock's most loyal fans)
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RUSH Rock Music, and the Middle Class: Dreaming in Middletown (2009 UK 312 page softback book. In this book, Chris McDonald assesses the band's impact on popular music and its legacy for legions of fans. McDonald explores the ways in which Rush's critique of suburban life - and its strategies for escape - reflected middle-class aspirations and anxieties, while its performances manifested the dialectic in prog rock between discipline and austerity, and the desire for spectacle and excess. The band's reception reflected the internal struggles of the middle class over cultural status. Critics cavalierly dismissed, or apologetically praised, Rush's music for its middlebrow leanings)