.

Rush's 2112 Receive Polaris Music's Heritage Prize (Week in Review)


.
Rush

Rush's 2112 Receive Polaris Music's Heritage Prize was a top story on Thursday: Rush's landmark "2112" 1976 concept album has been selected as one of the records to receive Heritage Prize designation from The Polaris Music Prize, which recognizes Canadian music.

"Our Heritage Prize jurors listened to dozens of classic Canadian albums and tried to imagine which ones would have made it onto a short list in the four pre-Polaris eras," said Mary Dickie, the Heritage Prize jury foreperson.

"They weighed innovation, musicianship, lasting influence and general brilliance and came up with this list of outstanding albums that reflect the remarkable diversity and genius of Canadian musicians. Thanks to all the winners for your timeless work." See this year's full list of winners - here.

More Rush News

Share this article

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Pin it Share on Reddit email this article


Related Stories


Anthrax's Benante and Friends Plot Rush Tribute EP, Share 'Subdivisions' Video

Rush In The Studio For 2112 Anniversary

Rush's Neil Peart 2021 Drumset Scholarship Details Announced

Rush Icon Neil Peart's Drums Used On Crown Lands' New Single

Rush In The Studio For 'Moving Pictures' 40th Anniversary

Rush's Alex Lifeson And Geddy Lee Eager To Work Together Again

Rush Legend Neil Peart Tribute Event Postponed

Rush's Geddy Lee To Perform With Vancouver Symphony Orchestra

Neil Peart's Hometown To Further Honor The Rush Legend

Rush Legend Neil Peart Voted Best Prog Musician Of All Time 2020 In Review