Alex Lifeson says he's unlikely to tour again: "I don’t think I have it in me to go on the road"

Alex Lifeson performs with Rush at the KeyArena on July 19, 2015 in Seattle, Washington
(Image credit: Mat Hayward/Getty Images)

Between his new album with Coney Hatch's Andy Curran, his new track with Tom Morello and Kirk Hammett, and his new Epiphone Les Paul Axcess Standard signature guitar, Rush electric guitar hero Alex Lifeson is keeping plenty busy.

One thing he isn't currently planning to add to his schedule, however, is a tour. 

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Jackson Maxwell

Jackson is an Associate Editor at He’s been writing and editing stories about new gear, technique and guitar-driven music both old and new since 2014, and has also written extensively on the same topics for Guitar Player. Elsewhere, his album reviews and essays have appeared in Louder and Unrecorded. Though open to music of all kinds, his greatest love has always been indie, and everything that falls under its massive umbrella. To that end, you can find him on Twitter crowing about whatever great new guitar band you need to drop everything to hear right now.