Rush’s 2112 (In Honor of TPB Season 8) – #MusicMonday

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In honor of the release of season 8 of Trailer Park Boys on Netflix, I’m throwin’ up my favorite album of Ricky, Julian, and Bubbles favorite band. That’s right, it’s Rush’s 2112.

A little history of this album: despite the pleadings of Mercury Records at the time for the band to not do another “concept” album (after the semi-commercial failure of the previous album, Caress of Steel), members Geddy Lee, Alex Lifeson, and Neil Pert wrote this sci-fi masterpiece telling a dystopian story set in the year 2112. It became their breakthrough album, and eventually lead to this glorious moment where Ricky kidnaps Alex Lifeson:

CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO RUSH’S 2112 ON SPOTIFY!

Elvis and Johnny Cash are feelin’ Some Type of Way

Fuuuuckin’ Elvis

He spends half the song kissin’ the women in the crowd. Elvis Love Me Tender at The International Hotel in Vegas, circa 1970.

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#MusicMondays returning soon. Buuuuuut we need a new name. They who name it gets a prize. It needs to take place on Monday and involve Music is the key.

As a bonus, lets throw a little Johnny Cash in so you know that I’m feelin’ some type of way about this site.

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