Late Rush drummer Neil Peart narrated the quick movie, Progress Rings. Co-written by Peart and Jeremy Bout, Progress Rings was launched at the side of DW Drums.
Peart, who died in January on the age of 67, discusses the evolution of widespread music courting again to the 1930s over footage of nature interspersed with archival information broadcasts, house motion pictures and different clips. Named after the annual rings fashioned inside a tree trunk, the movie presents Peart speaking concerning the drum turning into the primary musical instrument performed by people. The quick movie additionally encompasses a transient portion of Rush performing dwell.
An outline accompanying the video reads partly:
[T]his quick movie honors the best way wherein music marks moments in our lives. Simply because the lifetime of a tree might be understood by way of it’s progress rings, we are able to take a look at the milestones and eras of our lives and memory of the songs and bands that resonated with us throughout these occasions.
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