Peart purchased the chrome, double bass drum Slingerland shortly after joining Rush in 1974.
The Metallica drummer helped settle a bet between Stern and a caller.
Dream Theater’s Mike Portnoy, Korn’s Ray Luzier, Thomas Lang, and Def Leppard’s Rick Allen will also participate in this weekend’s event.
Yoyoka has previously earned praise from a number of prominent musicians, including Dave Grohl.
The “A Tribute to Kings Tour” is now scheduled for next June with Wolfmother, The Swords, and Battles.
“I don’t know if the motivation is there for us to really do anything now,” he also said of the band.
A “wide array of production professionals, world-class musicians, and guest speakers” will to pay tribute to Peart.
Journeyman catcher and Rush fan Caleb Joseph gave a Peart-esque air drumming performance at spring training.
“A Tribute to Kings Tour” will see them perform Rush’s A Farewell to Kings.
The United States Army.Band “Pershing’s Own” performance was initiated by SFC Tim Whalen, a big Rush fan.
Tool won the Grammy for Best Metal Performance for their song “7empest”.
Perry offers reveals details of his friend Peart’s final years in a new tribute post.