Lead guitarist for the Canadian rock-band Rush. He in addition has released solo function, including a task known as Victor. His parents offered him viola lessons as a kid, which he hated. His dad bought him a acoustic guitar for Xmas when he was twelve. He can play the mandolin and bouzouki. He wedded Charlene Lifeson in 1975. They possess two kids. His band came out in the humor I REALLY LIKE You Guy, starring Paul Rudd.