Thursday, September 17, 2009

Interview with Ian Grandy - Rush's first roadie










A
Talk with Ian Grandy - Rush's First Roadie

If you are familiar with early
Rush history, you may have heard of Ian Grandy - Rush's first roadie who worked
with the band from 1969 up through 1983. Skip Daly (of RushPetition.com) tracked down Ian and
interviewed him for a recent
article at GuitarInternational.com
. Ian shares his firsthand knowledge of
Rush history as he remembers it and has some very interesting tales to tell. His
point of view of the band's history is highly unique since he was present from
when Rush played high school gyms in the late '60s and early '70s on through to
when they were selling out massive arenas in the early '80s. In this excerpt Ian
describes being present for Neil Peart's audition for Rush:









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