Rush

These Go To Eleven: The 11 best Rush songs for 2.1.12

Hopefully most of you know that today's date is Feb. 1, 2012. Or 2.1.12. If you're a Rush fan, there's a good chance that you're geeking out over the fact that it's as close as you're going to get to the year 2112 -- barring any success achieving the same immortality already enjoyed by Rock Gods Geddy Lee, Alex Lifeson and Neil Peart.

Rush @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre

[photopress:rush8_1.jpg,full,pp_image] Reinforcing their reputation for instrumental virtuosity, Rush played both classics and new tunes at Red Rocks on Wednesday. Photos by John Leyba. Looking around at the crowd at Red Rocks Wednesday night, it was surprising to see so many young faces eager to hear Rush play.

Live review: Rush @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre

[photopress:rush8_1.jpg,full,pp_image] Reinforcing their reputation for instrumental virtuosity, Rush played both classics and new tunes at Red Rocks on Wednesday. Photos by John Leyba. Looking around at the crowd at Red Rocks Wednesday night, it was surprising to see so many young faces eager to hear Rush play.

We Are! We Are! @ Old Curtis Street Bar

[photopress:Old_Curtis_St_007_1.jpg,full,pp_image] We Are! We Are! seemingly came out of nowhere to plow through Old Curtis Street Bar on Saturday night. Photos by John Wenzel. It's tough when you see a great band for the first time, and I don't mean tough in the actual-hardship sense, but tough because it pushes everything else into the background, even the other good stuff.

The Mars Volta @ the Fox Theatre

[photopress:mars5.jpg,full,pp_image] The Mars Volta easily overwhelmed the intimate Fox Theatre on Sunday night. Photos by Reverb contributor Laurie Scavo. The Mars Volta normally plays at larger venues than Boulder's Fox Theatre.