Happy Birthday to Rush's Neil Peart

Today (9/12) is Rush drummer Neil Peart's birthday. We're not sure if he'll ever tour again, so videos of some of his finest drum solos may be what we'll have to live vicariously through.

Neil Peart launches into 6 minute drum solo on Letterman

Neil Peart - (Drum Solo) on Letterman 6-9-2011

Neil Peart did a drum solo on the Letterman Show on 6-9-2011

 

 

Here's 'Tom Sawyer' with the drums isolated to give you an idea of Neil's power, grooviness and skills.

Neil Peart Tom Sawyer Isolated Drums)

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This 8 minute solo is pretty darn impressive

 

Rush neil peart- awsome drum solo live in rio solo!!!

the best drummer in the world does an awsome 8 minuite solo!!! watch the whole thing. this dude is awsome!

 

 

Some more of Neil's handiwork

 

Rush - Neil Peart Drum Solo ("Snakes & Arrows" Tour) WIDESCREEN 720p

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