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Posted 23 December 2017 - 07:32 AM

Let the adulation and comedy begin. Many on the forum have been keeping an eye on these guys waiting for them to review and react to Rush....here it is! It's a blast to listen to these dudes.

And this song made the playlist.



Edited by Tombstone Mountain, 23 December 2017 - 09:27 AM.


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Posted 23 December 2017 - 08:55 AM

:ebert:


Great review and thanks for posting, Duff!  It's a great way to re-discover a song I've heard hundred's of times...and probably take too much for granted these days.  It really is a fantastic instrumental.  :haz:

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Posted 23 December 2017 - 09:07 AM

 goose, on 23 December 2017 - 08:55 AM, said:

:ebert:


Great review and thanks for posting, Duff!  It's a great way to re-discover a song I've heard hundred's of times...and probably take too much for granted these days.  It really is a fantastic instrumental.  :haz:
Michael Jackson...they connected Michael Jackson with YYZ. Funny stuff.

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Posted 23 December 2017 - 09:43 AM

Yeah I just watched that, it seemed like they liked this best of all the videos they've seen. And where's the lyrics?? :lol:

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Posted 23 December 2017 - 09:46 AM

 treeduck, on 23 December 2017 - 09:43 AM, said:

Yeah I just watched that, it seemed like they liked this best of all the videos they've seen. And where's the lyrics?? :lol:
"My momma would get up and two-step to this shit"

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Posted 23 December 2017 - 09:47 AM

 Tombstone Mountain, on 23 December 2017 - 09:46 AM, said:

 treeduck, on 23 December 2017 - 09:43 AM, said:

Yeah I just watched that, it seemed like they liked this best of all the videos they've seen. And where's the lyrics?? :lol:
"My momma would get up and two-step to this shit"
And his uncle "these guys are jammin!"

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Posted 23 December 2017 - 09:48 AM

 treeduck, on 23 December 2017 - 09:47 AM, said:

 Tombstone Mountain, on 23 December 2017 - 09:46 AM, said:

 treeduck, on 23 December 2017 - 09:43 AM, said:

Yeah I just watched that, it seemed like they liked this best of all the videos they've seen. And where's the lyrics?? :lol:
"My momma would get up and two-step to this shit"
And his uncle "these guys are jammin!"
"Am I supposed to moonwalk to this?"

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Posted 23 December 2017 - 10:14 AM

Perfect.

I'd been waiting for this.

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Posted 23 December 2017 - 11:27 AM

We need them to react to Xanadu.

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Posted 23 December 2017 - 12:27 PM

 stoopid, on 23 December 2017 - 11:27 AM, said:

We need them to react to Xanadu.
I petitioned for it, somehow they chose YYZ.

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Posted 23 December 2017 - 12:42 PM

 Tombstone Mountain, on 23 December 2017 - 09:07 AM, said:

 goose, on 23 December 2017 - 08:55 AM, said:

:ebert:


Great review and thanks for posting, Duff!  It's a great way to re-discover a song I've heard hundred's of times...and probably take too much for granted these days.  It really is a fantastic instrumental.  :haz:
Michael Jackson...they connected Michael Jackson with YYZ. Funny stuff.
Yeah, the first thing I've always thought of when the groove drops in is Beat It. :laughing guy:

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Posted 23 December 2017 - 12:44 PM

 Pound of Obscure, on 23 December 2017 - 12:42 PM, said:

 Tombstone Mountain, on 23 December 2017 - 09:07 AM, said:

 goose, on 23 December 2017 - 08:55 AM, said:

:ebert:


Great review and thanks for posting, Duff!  It's a great way to re-discover a song I've heard hundred's of times...and probably take too much for granted these days.  It really is a fantastic instrumental.  :haz:
Michael Jackson...they connected Michael Jackson with YYZ. Funny stuff.
Yeah, the first thing I've always thought of when the groove drops in is Beat It. :laughing guy:
Interesting how Geddy really recieved the majority of high praise from Ryan, though all of them got a lot. He was smitten with Ged.

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Posted 23 December 2017 - 12:52 PM

 Tombstone Mountain, on 23 December 2017 - 12:44 PM, said:

 Pound of Obscure, on 23 December 2017 - 12:42 PM, said:

 Tombstone Mountain, on 23 December 2017 - 09:07 AM, said:

 goose, on 23 December 2017 - 08:55 AM, said:

:ebert:


Great review and thanks for posting, Duff!  It's a great way to re-discover a song I've heard hundred's of times...and probably take too much for granted these days.  It really is a fantastic instrumental.  :haz:
Michael Jackson...they connected Michael Jackson with YYZ. Funny stuff.
Yeah, the first thing I've always thought of when the groove drops in is Beat It. :laughing guy:
Interesting how Geddy really recieved the majority of high praise from Ryan, though all of them got a lot. He was smitten with Ged.
It's the FUNK!

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Posted 23 December 2017 - 01:11 PM

I'll give them this....... They seemed to have grasped the concept of Rush and YYZ (in particluar) for the most part.  There are a lot of people that listen to "rock" that never have and never will never.  

It's funny that people who don't listen to much good rock have the opinion about the the bass and the drums being good but they don't have much to say about the electric guitar.  The importance of it is probably tone deaf to them until/unless they explore further an develop and ear for it.

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Posted 23 December 2017 - 01:30 PM

Hell yes.  Probably the best song for their introduction to Rush.  Great great stuff.

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Posted 23 December 2017 - 01:33 PM

 stoopid, on 23 December 2017 - 11:27 AM, said:

We need them to react to Xanadu.

It would be a strong followup to YYZ.  Hope they can handle 70's Geddy vocals.  :D

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Posted 23 December 2017 - 01:35 PM

 Pound of Obscure, on 23 December 2017 - 12:42 PM, said:

 Tombstone Mountain, on 23 December 2017 - 09:07 AM, said:

 goose, on 23 December 2017 - 08:55 AM, said:

:ebert:


Great review and thanks for posting, Duff!  It's a great way to re-discover a song I've heard hundred's of times...and probably take too much for granted these days.  It really is a fantastic instrumental.  :haz:
Michael Jackson...they connected Michael Jackson with YYZ. Funny stuff.
Yeah, the first thing I've always thought of when the groove drops in is Beat It. :laughing guy:

MJ and YYZ are now forever moonwalking in my head.

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Posted 23 December 2017 - 05:25 PM

 rocket ignites, on 23 December 2017 - 01:35 PM, said:

 Pound of Obscure, on 23 December 2017 - 12:42 PM, said:

 Tombstone Mountain, on 23 December 2017 - 09:07 AM, said:

 goose, on 23 December 2017 - 08:55 AM, said:

:ebert:


Great review and thanks for posting, Duff!  It's a great way to re-discover a song I've heard hundred's of times...and probably take too much for granted these days.  It really is a fantastic instrumental.  :haz:
Michael Jackson...they connected Michael Jackson with YYZ. Funny stuff.
Yeah, the first thing I've always thought of when the groove drops in is Beat It. :laughing guy:

MJ and YYZ are now forever moonwalking in my head.
Where's Eddie Van Halen with a blistering solo?

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Posted 23 December 2017 - 06:11 PM

Were else can you get a Sir-Mix-A-Lot "Baby Got Back" reference in the same realm with Rush?  Ha!

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Posted 23 December 2017 - 07:04 PM

 Tombstone Mountain, on 23 December 2017 - 07:32 AM, said:

Let the adulation and comedy begin. Many on the forum have been keeping an eye on these guys waiting for them to review and react to Rush....here it is! It's a blast to listen to these dudes.

And this song made the playlist.




That was cool.




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