The third and final segment of Rush guitarist Alex Lifeson's conversation with Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith has been posted online; you can listen to it above. (The first two parts are below.) In this segment, they talk about Rush's reunion after five years away due to personal tragedies in Neil Peart's life; how bands stay together as people over long stretches; how recording and listening have changed over the years; and much more. You can also read a transcript on

Rush will be back on the road in North America next month - find a show near you!