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Neil Memorial event being planned in Toronto


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14 hours ago, grep said:

If they were interested in it, they'd run it themselves (management company or whatever). On that basis, I'll say no - they won't show. 

I suspect that they want to not 'publicise' on Neil's death. Want to leave it quietly where it is and just let everyone remember their brother each in their own way.



 

I think it depends on how much of a concert it will be.  If there’s a lot of music, I think the boys will play.

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It's hard to tell based on what's been said thus far. But it's for charity and it's far from sold out right now which is a shame.

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On 9/5/2022 at 8:53 AM, NoahLutz said:

I think it depends on how much of a concert it will be.  If there’s a lot of music, I think the boys will play.

No, I think they're going to leave his legacy entirely to the fans.

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Watching the Taylor Hawkins Tribute made me sad nothing has been done for Neil.  While I know he would not be comfortable with it, I do wish he would get a lovely concert too.  Perhaps now that Geddy and Alex will have played together at least twice (and I think they are scheduled to play at the second Taylor event in LA) they will feel comfortable performing again.

 

It just makes my heart hurt that Neil never got a night to honor him.

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On 9/4/2022 at 5:21 PM, grep said:

If they were interested in it, they'd run it themselves (management company or whatever). On that basis, I'll say no - they won't show. 

I suspect that they want to not 'publicise' on Neil's death. Want to leave it quietly where it is and just let everyone remember their brother each in their own way.



 

 

 

That's what they did at Taylor's Tribute. It was appropriately mentioned at that time. I would expect something similar in LA. Perfect way to do it I think.

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12 hours ago, Laurabw said:

so, IS ANYONE ON THE FORUM GOING TO THIS?????

I wish! But no, not me. Husband teaches so travel is better for breaks. I hope some of TRF is though!

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49 minutes ago, Laurabw said:

Oh well.

Doesn't seem like anyone is.

I get the impression that the 'unknown' of it all has turned some people off...

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On 9/19/2022 at 10:41 AM, Laurabw said:

so, IS ANYONE ON THE FORUM GOING TO THIS?????

I have a ticket but not sure if I will be going or not.  Probably won't decide until a few weeks before.  I travel a lot for work so it will probably depend on that.

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I had a ticket but got it refunded after the last rescheduling, as I now live too far away to reasonably drive down for it.

 

The vagueness of the whole event is really unfortunate.  If it felt better put together, I might be willing to put in more effort to get there.

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Yes, I agree. It's nowhere near sold out and they keep saying they have more guests and artists to introduce, they're not saying anything and it's now only a month away. 

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6 hours ago, Laurabw said:

Yes, I agree. It's nowhere near sold out and they keep saying they have more guests and artists to introduce, they're not saying anything and it's now only a month away. 

:sigh:

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