Originally Posted by Rickenmonster
A great deal of Geddy's tone is in his technique. The cool thing about trying to find someone's tone are all the other tones you find along the way. Sorry I couldn't be more helpful.
Ya, he plucks really hard. My uncle met him in a music shop in Toronto, and heard him playing unplugged. Said he slammed the strings off the fret board pretty hard, very noisy! They must EQ a lot of that noise out through his rig but retains the aggressiveness.