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LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 18: (L-R) Inductees Neil Peart, Alex Lifeson and Geddy Lee of Rush speak on stage at the 28th Annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on April 18, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

By now, many of you have heard that after over four decades of service to rock and roll, Rush have likely called it a career.

Alex Lifeson told Toronto, Canada’s The Globe and Mail that, “We have no plans to tour or record anymore.  We’re basically done.  After 41 years, we felt it was enough.”

While this news will likely hit Rush fans hard, it’s difficult not to look back and simply be thankful for this iconic trio’s sheer existence.  Their influence isn’t just in music; it’s also carved a special place within the realms of pop culture, too.  With that in mind, check out these six Rush-related videos to help brighten your day.

Ready Player One Comic-Con Trailer

We’re now convinced that any action scene can be made better with the inclusion to “Tom Sawyer.”  Also, according to fan site 2112.net, there’s a scene in the upcoming film based on “2112.”

 

The Goldbergs – “Erica’s Rush Crush”

This ABC throwback sitcom is never not funny, and in season three episode 21, viewers watch as Erica Goldberg gets introduced to Rush via her high school’s resident Rush super-fan Johnny Atkins.

Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock news blogger who's well versed in etiquette and extraordinarily nice.