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Rush Time Machine 2011: Live in Cleveland DVD/Blu-ray release date pushed back to November 8th

Tue, Aug 23, 2011@11:12AM | comments removed/disabled

UPDATE - 9/7@10:21AM: Rush sound engineer Rich Chycki posted the following on Twitter recently:

Previewed the Rush Cleveland show w Ged and management in a listening theater. RAWK!

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UPDATE - 8/31@12:34PM: Rush recently signed with Roadrunner Records and the press release mentions that the first Roadrunner release will actually be a live album culled from the blockbuster tour. This seems to confirm that a live CD will be accompanying the release of the DVD. Although it's still not clear whether the CD release will be included with the DVD or released separately.

According to, the release date for Rush's upcoming Time Machine 2011: Live in Cleveland concert DVD/Blu-ray has been pushed back 2 weeks from October 25th to Tuesday, November 8th. The region-free DVD/Blu-ray will have a running time of 164 minutes and the cover art is the familiar Time Machine Tour design with the text Live in Cleveland printed over the countdown timer which is set to 2011. Bonus features will include outtakes from the intro, intermission and outro videos from the Time Machine Tour along with the full clip of the Canadian Bandstand gig that Rush played at Laura Secord High School in St. Catharines, ON in 1974 with original drummer John Rutsey on drums, portions of which were included in the Rush documentary Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage. It's not clear whether this would just be the same 2 clips of Working Man and Best I Can that were also included as extras in the documentary, or if it will include the entire show (or more unreleased footage at least). The bonus features will also include some of Rush's 1976 black and white bootleg video of their performance in Passaic, NJ. Again, it's not clear what full clip means in this context. The video was directed by Rush documentary filmmakers Sam Dunn and Scot McFadyen, and engineered by Rich Chycki. You can pre-order your copy at Amazon (DVD, Blu-ray). Thanks to Mark S for the heads up.

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