MIKE PORTNOY Teaches Son Max To Play RUSH Classic 'The Spirit Of Radio'; Video Online

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Posted on Tuesday, July 09, 2013 at 01:49:19 EST

In the clip below, drummer Mike Portnoy (THE WINERY DOGS, FLYING COLORS, ex-DREAM THEATER) teaches his son Max (NEXT TO NONE) how to play the RUSH classic 'The Spirit Of Radio':

Portnoy: "Helping Max learn 'The Spirit of Radio' (age 14). He played it better than me!!! I screwed it up...haha...that's my boy!"

Next To None recently released a video for the song 'Fortune Cookie', featured on their new self-titled EP. Check it out below:

Next To None is:

Max Portnoy (drums - age 14)
Thomas Cuce (vocals/keys - age 15)
Ryland Holland (guitar - age 14)
Kris Rank (bass - age 14)

The band is now on Reverb Nation. Stream or download their debut EP here or use the widget below.

Audio samples are also available on the band's official Facebook page.

Mike Portnoy recently checked in with the following:

"I've been blessed with so many unforgettable moments in my career, but watching my son open for me the last two nights (of the tour) has been the proudest! That's my boy! So proud of Max and Next To None..."

Footage from the Atlanta, GA show on April 6th is available below: