Neil Peart

Sep 12, 1952 – Jan 7, 2020 (Age 67)


September 12, 1952
January 7, 2020


Neil Peart was the drummer for the classic progressive rock band Rush. Known for his technical proficiency and his elaborate drum kit, Peart is considered by many to be one of the best rock drummers in history. For full obituary and coverage from, click here.

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You were a major inspiration to me and always challenged me to improve my drum playing

I just want to thank you for all the joy your lyrics and music brought to me in the last 40 plus years. Your music is and always will be the soundtrack of my life. You enlightened me intellectually, brightened my heart with your profound words and helped me get through my darkest days when my wife passed away. I listened to Clockwork Angels constantly for 6 months after she passed (if was released 2 weeks after she died). Vapor Trails took on a meaning after that as I felt your pain and...

Thank you. Carrie, I am so sorry. How lucky were you though? Gave me reason to live during my teens.

Thank you for all the many years of inspiration and great memories you gave to me and all the many years of inspiration you'll continue to give me. Your spirit will live on for eternity! RIP Professor

Rip the professor.

You were so awesome as a person and even better as a musician you will be missed forever. Roll the Bones..... Drummer for Stroke of Midnight and The Gator Band.....

RIP. You were an inspiration, even though I play guitar ❤

Neil peart was best I was shocked he will be so missed rip neil ...