Fishman Artist // Alex LifesonAlex Lifeson is best known as the guitarist for the Canadian rock band Rush. In the summer of 1968, Lifeson founded the now iconic trio and, has been an integral member of the three-piece band ever since.
For Rush, Lifeson plays electric and acoustic guitars as well as other stringed instruments such as mandola, mandolin, and bouzouki. He also performs backing vocals in live performances, and occasionally plays keyboards and bass pedal synthesizers.
Rush's 19th full length album, Clockwork Angels, was released on June 12, 2012. Alex Lifeson currently ranks 98th in Rolling Stone Magazine list of 100 greatest guitarists of all time.