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Randi’s Rock Lesson w/Rush~ Happy Birthday Geddy Lee! =)

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As we celebrate Geddy Lee’s birthday today lets take a closer look at “Freewill” as he says he “likes the song’s structure and calls it one of his favorites from that period”… It’s the second single off Permanent Waves, 1980, and continues to be one of the band’s most played songs and Geddy says, “The structure of that song, the time signature and ... Read More »

Flashinback to 1938 with Dennis the Menace…

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It’s #NationalLasagnaDay. Do you like you lasagna with meat or without? On this day in 1938 the comic strip Dennis the Menace debuted. What’s your favorite comic strip? On this day in 1981 Prince Charles married Lady Diana Spencer. Were you watching? Read More »

Randi’s Rock Lesson w/Rush – HBD Geddy Lee! =)

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As we celebrate Geddy Lee’s birthday today lets take a closer look at “Freewill” as he says he “likes the song’s structure and calls it one of his favorites from that period”… It’s the second single off Permanent Waves, 1980, and continues to be one of the band’s most played songs and Geddy says, “The structure of that song, the time signature and ... Read More »

Randi’s Rock Lesson w/Bad Company – HBD Simon Kirke!

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As we celebrate Bad Company’s Simon Kirke’s 67th birthday today, let’s take a closer look at “Movin On” written with truckers in mind. Drummer Simon Kirke reflects on what their guitarist was thinking when he wrote, “Movin’ On” and says “that was Mick Ralphs’s song from the first album. He said when he wrote it he imagined himself driving one of those Peterbilt articulated ... Read More »