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Neil Peart, Geddy Lee & Alex Lifeson

Wed, Jan 28, 2015

Attention All Planets of the Solar Federation ...

Fri, May 8: BOK Center - Tulsa, OK
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Tue, May 12: Xcel Energy Center - Saint Paul, MN
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Mon, May 18: American Airlines Center - Dallas, TX
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Wed, May 20: Toyota Center - Houston, TX
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Tue, May 26: Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre - Atlanta, GA
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Sat, May 30: Jiffy Lube Live - Bristow, VA
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Wed, Jun 10: First Niagara Center - Buffalo, NY
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Fri, Jun 12: United Center - Chicago, IL
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Tue, Jun 23: TD Garden - Boston, MA
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Thu, Jun 25: Wells Fargo Center - Philadelphia, PA
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Sat, Jun 27: Prudential Center - Newark, NJ
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Mon, Jun 29: Madison Square Garden - New York, NY
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Sat, Jul 11: Pepsi Center - Denver, CO
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Thu, Jul 23: SAP Center - San Jose, CA
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Rush R40 Live 2015 Tour

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Fri, May 8 BOK Center: Tulsa, OK
  200 S Denver Ave [venue url] [seating]
CITI presale Tue, Jan 27 @10AM to Thu, Jan 29 @5PM [buy tix] [info]
VIP presale Tue, Jan 27 @10AM to Thu, Jan 29 @5PM [buy tix] [info]
LN presale Thu, Jan 29, 10AM-5PM [tickets] [info] (PASS: HEADLINER)
VENUE presale Thu, Jan 29, 10AM-5PM [tickets]
on sale Fri, Jan 30 @10AM [info] [TicketLiquidator] [VIP]
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Tue, Jan 27, 2015@9:33AM | comments

Rush announced last month that they will be releasing all of the Mercury-era Rush albums on vinyl along with a few select titles on Blu-ray audio throughout 2015. They are calling it the 12 Months of Rush, as they will be releasing one or two titles a month each month beginning with Fly By Night today (Vinyl, Blu-ray Audio). All titles will be reissued on high-quality vinyl with a download card for a digital audio version, with Fly By Night, A Farewell to Kings and Signals also getting a Blu-ray Audio release. Here are some more details from the Rush.com press release:

All titles will be reissued on high-quality VINYL with a download card for Digital Audio version, high resolution Digital Audio releases, while three titles will also be released on Blu-ray Pure Audio. ... [Fly By Night] will be available in high-quality vinyl with a download code for a 320kbps MP4 vinyl ripped Digital Audio album download; high resolution Digital Audio editions in DSD (2.8mHz), 192khz / 24-bit, 96kHz / 24-bit; and an additional Blu-Ray Pure Audio version with 96kHz / 24-bit 5.1 surround sound and stereo. A Farewell to Kings and Signals are the other two albums which will be reissued in Blu-Ray Pure Audio. The remaining 13 titles will be released one or two a month through the end of the year. ...

You can order Fly By Night on vinyl and/or Blu-ray Audio, and pre-order several of the rest of the titles at these links:

Caress of Steel (02/17/15) - Vinyl
2112 (03/17/15) - Vinyl
All the World's a Stage (03/17/15) - Vinyl
A Farewell to Kings (04/21/15) - Vinyl | Blu-ray Audio
Hemispheres (05/19/15) - Vinyl
Permanent Waves (06/16/15) - Vinyl
Moving Pictures (07/21/15) - Vinyl
Exit ... Stage Left (07/21/15) - Vinyl
Signals (08/18/15) - Vinyl | Blu-ray Audio
Grace Under Pressure (09/15/15) - Vinyl

Related Posts:
[12 Months of Rush: Mercury era Rush albums to release on Blu-ray Audio and vinyl in 2015]
[Mercury Records to release Blu-ray Audio remaster and vinyl reissue of Fly By Night]
[Rush Fly By Night 40th anniversary vinyl release?]

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Tue, Jan 27, 2015@8:21AM | comments
Neil Peart R40 kitNeil Peart talks about his new R40 drum kit in a new, 4-minute video interview for Drum Workshop ...
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Tue, Jan 27, 2015@8:04AM | comments
Permanent WavesRush's Permanent Waves is the subject of an In The Studio with Redbeard rockumentary radio show airing this week to celebrate the album's 35th anniversary. ...
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Mon, Jan 26, 2015@4:45PM | comments
Foo Fighters cover Tom Sawyer in Rio on 1-25-15The Foo Fighters played Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Jan 25th as part of their Sonic Highways Tour and performed a cover of Rush's Tom Sawyer at one point. Pro-shot video available on YouTube ...
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Mon, Jan 26, 2015@4:13PM | comments
Air-drumming Tom Sawyer on HBO's TogethernessThere is a Rush reference and Tom Sawyer is played/air-drummed in the latest episode of HBO's new drama Togetherness...
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Mon, Jan 26, 2015@9:56AM | comments
Alex Lifeson on Q107 Derringer in the MorningAlex Lifeson was a guest on Q107's Derringer in the Morning earlier today to chat about the upcoming R40 Live tour, his involvement in the '72 Allan King documentary Come on Children, the skipping of Cleveland and other cities on the tour, and more. Full interview available online ...
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Sun, Jan 25, 2015@10:52AM | comments
Rush R40 LiveFriday (2 days late) Rush updates! R40 Live tour pre-sale info, Fly by Night vinyl/BD-Audio reissue, Clockwork Lives now available for pre-order and more!
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Sat, Jan 24, 2015@10:49AM | comments
Neil Peart R40 kitNew Neil Peart R40 drum kit, Lifeson Omega Chi combo amplifier and Geddy Lee Jazz bass unveiled at NAMM 2015 this weekend ...
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Fri, Jan 23, 2015@8:41AM | comments
Rush R40 LiveFAN and VIP pre-sale information for the first round of 14 shows on Rush's R40 Live tour ...
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Thu, Jan 22, 2015@7:34AM | comments
Rush R40 LiveIt's OFFICIAL! Rush will kick off their R40 Live 2015, 34-city, North American tour this coming May 8th at the BOK Center in Tulsa, OK ...
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