Far and Away by Neil Peart
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Following in the tradition of Ghost Rider and Traveling Music, Rush drummer Neil Peart relates nearly four years of band tours, road trips, and personal discoveries in this introspective travelogue. From the ups and downs of a professional artist to the birth of a child, this revealing narrative recounts 22 adventures from rock’s foremost drummer, biker enthusiast, husband and father. Both playful and insightful, Peart’s love of drumming and the open road weaves throughout the stories as Neil explores horizons that are both physical and spiritual, sharing his observations about nature, society, and the self. Full-color photos round-out this tour of the open road that will resonate with Rush fans and motorcycle enthusiasts alike.

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Neil Peart is the drummer and lyricist of the legendary rock band Rush, and the author of Ghost Rider, The Masked Rider, Traveling Music, and Roadshow. He lives in Los Angeles.
Published May 1, 2011 by ECW Press. 317 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Education & Reference, Arts & Photography, Travel, Professional & Technical. Non-fiction

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From one of rock's most revered drummers, ruminations on motorcycling, drumming, the joys of fatherhood and the exquisite pleasure of simply enjoying the journey.

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It is for Peart, not only in this vignette but in all the rest that fill Far And Away, the understanding that he is a student of the world, more appreciative when he can be so without hindrances, and less so when the world bends around him.

Jul 11 2011 | Read Full Review of Far and Away: A Prize Every Time

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