show episodes
 
Amid generations of die hard fans what hasn’t already been discussed about RUSH? Even so, their indelible imprint binds us, propelling further discourse about our geek-rock idols. With every album and supporting tour, there was always hope of another glimpse of their exemplary musicianship. This is no longer. In scope Two Guys Talking Rush keeps the conversation and spirit alive about the technical, and philosophical mastery of a Canadian band that meant so much to so many.
 
Loading …
show series
 
Continued...In 2013, writer Adrian Begrand (Popmatters) listed the Rush song "Time Stand Still" at #8 on his "10 Songs That Will Make You Love Rush", calling it "Rush’s best pop moment." And I would have to agree… It is truly one of their best. However, according to many fans the accompanying video might also be one of Rush’s worse visual moments. …
 
Continued...In 2013, writer Adrian Begrand (Popmatters) listed the Rush song "Time Stand Still" at #8 on his "10 Songs That Will Make You Love Rush", calling it "Rush’s best pop moment." And I would have to agree… It is truly one of their best. However, according to many fans the accompanying video might also be one of Rush’s worse visual moments. …
 
Hellooo!In 2013, writer Adrian Begrand (Popmatters) listed the Rush song "Time Stand Still" at #8 on his "10 Songs That Will Make You Love Rush", calling it "Rush’s best pop moment." And I would have to agree… It is truly one of their best. However, according to many fans the accompanying video might also be one of Rush’s worse visual moments. Rega…
 
Episode 64Happy Halloween!This week John & Dan continue their conversation with Rush video director David Davidian! In 2013 David won “Video Director of the Year” for his work on Rush's Clockwork Angels Tour video at the Parnelli Awards in Las Vegas. The Parnelli Awards is the premier awards show for the live event industry. David is also a Boston …
 
Episode 63Hey Rush fans!Happy almost Halloween!This week John & Dan chat with Rush video director David Davidian! In 2013 David won “Video Director of the Year” for his work on Rush's Clockwork Angels Tour video at the Parnelli Awards in Las Vegas. The Parnelli Awards is the premier awards show for the live event industry. David is also a Boston gu…
 
Hello Rush fans!How’s the weather?This week John and Dan talk to YouTube reaction channel star––Tre Narcisse––from the Fish Out of Water Series. We were so glad to talk with Tre and learn more about what he does and especially his thoughts on our favorite band RUSH! So kick back, and listen in to THE best damn podcast in the entire solar federation…
 
Continued...This week John & Dan continue their conversation with Tim DeLaughter lead singer of the The Polyphonic Spree. The Spree is a choral symphonic pop rock band from Dallas, Texas that was formed by the former Tripping Daisies front-man (DeLaughter) back in 2000. The band has released six studio albums, along with several live albums and sou…
 
Heya Rush fans!What’s up?Welcome to Episode 60 of 2GTR! This week John & Dan do a little chit chattin’ about the boys. We also welcome special guest Tim DeLaughter…you might have heard him before? Tim is the lead singer of the The Polyphonic Spree. The Spree is a choral symphonic pop rock band from Dallas, Texas that was formed by the former Trippi…
 
Episode 59Continued...Hello Rush fans!Welcome to the 2GTR podcast!After a long summer break we are back!Miss us?We missed you!!Happy fall!This episode we talk to the incredible YYNOT about their new album and forthcoming tour. We also have a chat with Steve Brown of Rush Fest Scotland. We have an incredible fall/winter season lined up for you so st…
 
Episode 58Hello Rush fans!Welcome to the 2GTR podcast!After a long summer break we are back!Miss us?We missed you!!Happy fall!This episode we talk to the incredible YYNOT about their new album and forthcoming tour. We also have a chat with Steve Brown of Rush Fest Scotland. We have an incredible fall/winter season lined up for you so stay tuned!And…
 
Hello Rush fans!Welcome to Episodes 56/57 of the 2GTR Podcast!Dan and I will be back very soon…don’t you worry. We miss you too!Thank you again to music video pioneer Tony Van Den Ende our guest on the previous episode. What a legend! This week is a very special episode with a very special guest… Andre´ Cholmondeley If you remember Andre’ interview…
 
Hello Rush fans!Welcome to Episodes 56/57 of the 2GTR Podcast!Dan and I will be back very soon…don’t you worry. We miss you too!Thank you again to music video pioneer Tony Van Den Ende our guest on the previous episode. What a legend! This week is a very special episode with a very special guest… Andre´ Cholmondeley If you remember Andre’ interview…
 
Continued...Hey Rush fans! Thanks for coming back!Both Dan and I are still on a Summer break, but that doesn’t mean jack. In fact, this weeks episodes (54/55) will rock the house! We are positive you will walk away learning something new about our favorite band ––RUSH. This week we chat in detail with pioneer video director Tony Van Den Ende. Just …
 
Hey Rush fans! Thanks for coming back!Both Dan and I are still on a Summer break, but that doesn’t mean jack. In fact, this weeks episodes (54/55) will rock the house! We are positive you will walk away learning something new about our favorite band ––RUSH. This week we chat in detail with pioneer video director Tony Van Den Ende. Just check out hi…
 
Continued... Dan and I are taking a bit of a break until September...families, work, foot massages, rehab. However, we still have new episodes... sans out ridiculous banter...which is why you tune in. I know, I know...you will miss us dearly...but we will be back!So kick back and enjoy episodes 52 and 53 where we speak to Rush super fans Dave Shing…
 
Hey Rush fans! How’s it going?Enjoying your summer? Dan and I are taking a bit of a break until September...families, work, foot massages, rehab. However, we still have new episodes... sans out ridiculous banter...which is why you tune in. I know, I know...you will miss us dearly...but we will be back!So kick back and enjoy episodes 52 and 53 where…
 
Continued...Hello Rush fans!Welcome to Episode 51 of the 2GTR podcast…the best of the best for all things RUSH!Guess what? Its our one-year anniversary and we got something really special lined up for you!It’s also the 40th anniversary of Moving Pictures this year and we wanted to celebrate both occasions somehow… so this is what we came up with.Th…
 
Continued...Hello Rush fans!Welcome to Episode 50 of the 2GTR podcast…the best of the best for all things RUSH!Guess what? Its our one-year anniversary and we got something really special lined up for you!It’s also the 40th anniversary of Moving Pictures this year and we wanted to celebrate both occasions somehow… so this is what we came up with.Th…
 
Hello Rush fans!Welcome to Episode 49 of the 2GTR podcast…the best of the best for all things RUSH!Guess what? Its our one-year anniversary and we got something really special lined up for you!It’s also the 40th anniversary of Moving Pictures this year and we wanted to celebrate both occasions somehow… so this is what we came up with.This week John…
 
Continued...Well Hello Again!This week John continues his chat with legendary Canadian record producer David Bottrill!Among many successful albums he has worked on…David is responsible for Rush's remix of 2002's Vapor Trails! “With three Grammy Awards and the success of millions of copies sold worldwide, David has produced and mixed platinum and go…
 
Hello RUSH fans!The fun never stops here at 2GTR even when its hotter than a Vapor Trail! On that note…This week John and Dan chat with legendary Canadian record producer David Bottrill!Among many successful albums he has worked on…David is responsible for Rush's remix of 2002's Vapor Trails! “With three Grammy Awards and the success of millions of…
 
Hi!Welcome to episode 46 of the Two Guys Talking Rush Podcast! This week on 2GTR John and Dan continue their conversations with the “Mighty” Mike Dixon who was one of the “movers” on RUSH’s 1981 multi-platinum album, Moving Pictures!And also…“Shaker” Mark Cunningham organizer of “Prog for Peart.” An event to be held on August 13-14 (The Northcourt …
 
Hello Rush family!Episode 45! Whoa!We are kicking a** and taking names!This week on 2GTR John and Dan talk to a couple of movers and shakers. Literally...(A term commonly used to describe powerful and worldly individuals and groups and those who make great accomplishments.)On this episode we speak with The “Mighty” Mike Dixon who was one of the “mo…
 
Well Helloooo!Happy summer! Masks off, boom-boxes out. This week on 2GTR John and Dan tackle big topics, while massaging each others egos. No seriously…who hasn’t been ––Rush Shamed––at least once in their life? I have…and at 50 years old I am still poked fun at for digging the best damn band in the universe. It all comes down to science folks …nat…
 
Continued...Yo!For many years Rush was considered to have a predominately male fan base. Over the last decade or so the bands audience has broadened, reaching mainstream pop culture status. This is our second panel in the––Women of Rush–– series (the first was Episode Four). Listen in as we break the myth that the music and fandom of Rush excludes …
 
Hello Rush fans!For many years Rush was considered to have a predominately male fan base. Over the last decade or so the bands audience has broadened, reaching mainstream pop culture status. This is our second panel in the––Women of Rush–– series (the first was Episode Four). Listen in as we break the myth that the music and fandom of Rush excludes…
 
Voilà! Like that, we are back for another engaging episode of your friendly neighborhood podcast! The hugely successful TWO GUYS TALKING RUSH!! (no applause please, ok go ahead). This week John and Dan continue their discussion with the highly prolific music writer/scholar Martin Popoff!This is Martin’s third time on 2GTR and we love him for it! We…
 
Episode 40Oooooh yeah!Welcome back kids!It’s another engaging episode of your friendly neighborhood podcast…the hugely successful TWO GUYS TALKING RUSH!! (no applause please). Listen, if I don’t toot my own horn…who will?This week John and Dan chit chat with the highly prolific music writer/scholar Martin Popoff!This is Martin’s third time on 2GTR …
 
Episode 39Hello again!Spring has sprung on the 2GTR podcast…and as each show blossoms we often celebrate what has kept the cast so fertile––the FANS! (cue Stravinsky’s: The Rite of Spring)Ok enough with the tacky metaphor… Yikes… so bad!Onward... On this weeks Super Fan Spotlight Episode we chat with Phil Simon!Simon is an award-winning author, pub…
 
Episode 38Spring is in the air!And this mask is keeping my allergies under control...This week John and Dan continue with their interview with the Rush Tribute project! They also play live on the show and it's spectacular!RTP is an homage to one of the most enduring and influential bands in rock music. Combining skilled musicianship with exciting p…
 
Episode 37Hello friends near and far!Boy do we have a show in store for you!This week John and Dan interview Bill Heck, Sean Jones, and Thomas Slawnik of the Rush Tribute project all the way from Wisconsin! They also play live on the show and it's spectacular!RTP is an homage to one of the most enduring and influential bands in rock music. Combinin…
 
Episode 36 Continued...This week John and Dan continue to DIG DEEP into the 2010 Rush doc: Beyond the Lighted Stage with the films story consultant ––Ralph Chapman!A little bit about Ralph…Ralph Chapman was a producer and writer, known for The Jane Show (2004), Metal Evolution (2011) and ZZ Top: That Little Ol' Band from Texas (2019). In the past h…
 
Hello again Rush fans!Welcome to Episode 35 of the worlds greatest Rush podcast––– Two Guys Talking Rush!This week John and Dan repeatedly clench their sweaty foreheads, toiling over something clever to say. And we came up big!Let us entertain you…On 2GTR we love a good documentary, especially about Rush. Join us as we DIG DEEP into the 2010 Rush d…
 
Episode 34Presto! Another episode!Well, it is Easter... and remember those big blow up rabbits?…sorry it’s the best I can do. This week on the 2GTR podcast Handsome Johnny and Delightful Dan make seductive eye contact and telepathically converse about Rush…for like twenty seconds. It doesn’t last long. Please join us as we yet again scour the plane…
 
Hello Rush fans!What’s going on?This week on 2GTR John and Dan talk this and that about new fashion trends…oh… and…yes–– Rush! Please join us as we dig deep with special guest Ed Stenger. A Cleveland, OH web developer who used his love for Rush and created the worlds greatest website/blog…Rushisaband.com!! Thank you Ed! What would all us Rush fans …
 
Hello folks!This week John and Dan continue their conversation on ––Rush and Religion––with the assistance of two well known scholars…Tom Beaudoin and Donna Halper. Friend of the show, Tom Beaudoin earned his Master of Theological Studies from Harvard University School of Divinity in 1996 and has a Ph.D. in Religion and Education at Boston College……
 
Well Hello!Did you think we forgot about you?Absolutely not!Strap yourself in for another deep dive episode of the Two Guys Talking Rush Podcast! Where Handsome Johnny and Delightful Dan serve up another heaping helping of all things RUSH!This week’s topic ––Rush and Religion–– But don’t be afraid. We discuss this sensitive topic respectfully and w…
 
Episode 30 Continued...What's up folks!Yes, it is the continuation of another killer episode of Two Guys Talking Rush where Handsome Johnny and Delightful Dan learn more about the legacy of multi-platinum mixing engineer Richard Chycki! From his extraordinary work with Dream Theater and Aerosmith, then onto his 26 Gold and Platinum records with Rus…
 
Episode 29 Yes folks, its another killer episode of the Two Guys Talking Rush Podcast! Another occasion where Handsome Johnny and Delightful Dan get down and dirty about all things RUSH!This week’s guest is the legendary multi-platinum mixing engineer Richard Chycki! From his extraordinary work with Dream Theater and Aerosmith, then onto his 26 Gol…
 
This week on the Two Guys Talking Rush Podcast, Handsome Johnny and Delightful Dan gaze into each others deep brown eyes through the channels of Zoom….and then something clicks and we begin to do the damn thing. And that––damn thing––is talking RUSH!On this weeks show….Neil Peart Memorial Task Force Member Chris O’Connor returns to give some detail…
 
Continued...(Cough) Hello again. This week on the Two Guys Talking Rush Podcast, Handsome Johnny and Delightful Dan continue their in depth conversation with rock/Rush photographer, writer, musician, and very close friend of Neil Peart…Craig Murray Renwick.We have never felt so privileged/grateful on this show ~ thank you Craig. And thank you to al…
 
Hellooo!!! (Ethel Merman voice) This week on the Two Guys Talking Rush Podcast, Handsome Johnny and Delightful Dan chit chat about their favorite soup recipes….F-No! We chit chat about our favorite band ~ RUSH! But hey… if Rush were a soup it would be a big bowl of deliciousness…right? Rich, creamy, aromatic RUSH! Sorry…this is getting weird.All se…
 
What’s the craic?On this outstanding episode of 2GTR, Rushfest Scotland organizer Steve Brown discusses the future of his annual festival and recent release of "Tribute - Songs For Neil Vol. 1" Hosts John & Dan discuss their favorite Rush song and why Dan is so incredibly handsome. Seriously folks…he is striking…I can’t keep my eyes off of him. Oh……
 
Continued...Rush Fans! Hello.Thanks for tuning in... again...In this weeks episode of 2GTR we continue with the “Behind the Lighted Stage” series where we speak to those who made Rush the extraordinary live band they are famous for. In this episode host and show creator John Kane speaks to the master pioneer light design director who gave the band …
 
Hello Rush Community! Whats shakin' ?Thanks for tuning in... In this weeks episode of 2GTR the dynamic due (aka John & Dan) reflect on the one year anniversary of Neil Peart's passing :(We also continue with the “Behind the Lighted Stage” series where we speak to those who made Rush the extraordinary live band they are famous for. In this episode K…
 
RUSH RULES!Part II of Episode Whatever…Continued.This is the Two Guys Talking Rush 2112 Holiday Special!Happy New Year Rush Fans!Let’s hope so anyway…On December 21 at 7PM Est. (2112) we went live on Facebook with some very special guests!You dig?On the continuation of this crazy cool show superstar hosts John Kane and Dan Bukszpan talk about Rush……
 
Episode Whatever…This is the Two Guys Talking Rush 2112 Holiday Special!Happy New Year Rush Fans!Let’s hope so anyway…On December 21 at 7PM Est. (2112) we went live on Facebook with some very special guests!You dig?On this crazy cool show superstar hosts John Kane and Dan Bukszpan talk about Rush….what else?Our guests include…Legendary filmmaker Ar…
 
Episode SummaryHappy Holidays! Rush Rules!Continued...This week on the Two Guys Talking Rush Podcast hosts John Kane and Dan Bukszpan continue their conversation with legendary FOH engineer Brad Madix (Rush, Shakira, Marilyn Manson, Def Leppard). Madix discusses his career, working with Rush, and his transition to the digital realm.Brad first worke…
 
Ho Ho…Rush Rules!This week on the Two Guys Talking Rush Podcast hosts John Kane and Dan Bukszpan discuss their favorite Rush song. Kane also celebrates his R50 birthday…poor bastard. Enough of that…Most importantly they continue with the “Behind the Lighted Stage” series of the show and speak to legendary FOH engineer Brad Madix (Rush, Shakira, Mar…
 
Rush Rules!Continued...Yo!John & Dan, the handsome and compelling hosts of 2GTR, continue their conversation about the new book from British author Richard Houghton titled Rush - The Day I WasThere (released November 13th) The 378-page book features stories and memories from over 400 Rush fans. From the publisher description:... With previously uns…
 
Loading …

Quick Reference Guide

Copyright 2021 | Sitemap | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service
Google login Twitter login Classic login