Geddy Lee

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2014

    The 10 Best Prog Metal Bands

    Progressive Metal, unlike other subgenres of heavy metal, borrows heavily from hard rock, classical rock and early heavy metal influences. Although several of the bands on this list might not technically be considered metal, we group hard rock and metal under the same umbrella for the sake of clarit ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 16, 2013

    Who to Catch at this Weekend's Uproar Festival

    This year's Uproar Festival hits New Jersey and Long Island this weekend, with far and away the best line-up in the rock fest's four-year history. Previous years have featured distinctly bro-metal headliners, like Disturbed and Avenged Sevenfold, but 2013 has gone the classic route with both Jane's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 17, 2013

    Rush to Judgment, and the Rock Hall of Fame

    Rush fans have been very angry for a very long time. Not at the long-lived Canadian prog-rock trio--no, they worship them unequivocally. The "world's biggest cult band" has a fanatical following heavily composed of dudes, and in the last decade, those dudes have been pissed, ranting about the Rock a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 1, 2012

    Mnemonic Devices to Help You Remember That It's 2012

    Once upon a time, people expressed concern come the New Year that they would forget to write the correct date on their checks. Because the only people who still use checks are con artists, there is one less thing to worry about as we ring in 2012. Still, it may be difficult to remember what year it ... More >>

  • Music

    December 8, 2010

    Arts & Crafts With Buke & Gass

    A Brooklyn duo flaunts its frantic art-rock and homemade gear

  • Voice Choices

    July 20, 2010
  • Blogs

    June 11, 2008
  • Music

    August 30, 2005


    Great white Northerner never-weres make a mountain out of a prole hill

  • Music

    December 21, 2004

    Bobo's In Paradise

    Canadian synth-punks weird out in the cardboard forest

  • Music

    July 27, 2004

    Man Your Battle Stations

    Conceptually inclined emo kids' seriously absurd prog-metal fantasies hit the big time

  • Music

    March 9, 2004
  • Music

    January 20, 2004

    La Villa Strangiato

    Ayn Rand's favorite Canuck power-prog trio colonizes Brazil

  • Music

    January 20, 2004
  • Music

    November 25, 2003

    Turkey Shoot 2003

    Putatively musical sounds from hunger, for the fan of the future in a very disastrous year

  • Music

    November 18, 2003

    Ear, Nose, and Throat

    Ho ho hee hee ha ha to the funny farm where life is beautiful

  • News

    October 9, 2001

    Manifest Destiny

    The Return of the Dictators

  • Long Island Voice

    November 16, 1999
  • Music

    June 22, 1999
  • News

    October 13, 1998

    Quiz Show

    Fans drop beer and pick up pencils to find out who's best