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RushCon 2012 registration now open, Clockwork Angels listening party tonight

Tue, Jun 12, 2012@7:59PM | comments

UPDATE - 6/14@7:53PM: Here's the RushCon promo that was played before the listening party:

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RushCon 2012The folks at RushCon have opened up registration for this year's convention and also released some more details regarding the weekend's events. The guest speaker this year will be none other than Rush pyrotechnician/tour photographer John Arrowsmith. Events will include a bunch of fun Rush-themed games, a photographic tribute to the late Andrew MacNaughtan, a Rush tribute band, a Rush charity auction and more! Also, Neil Peart's 1974 Chrome Slingerland drum kit (aka Chromey) will be on display. The 12th annual RushCon will be held in Toronto at the Hard Rock Cafe on October 12-14, 2012 to coincide with the Rush concert on October 14th (and October 16th). For all the details just go to, and be sure to follow RushCon on Facebook and Twitter to stay up to date on all the latest RushCon news. RushCon in partnership with Rush Radio are sponsoring a Clockwork Angels listening party tonight beginning at 9PM EST. You can listen in online at and join fans from around the world in an online chat. The party will get started in the chat room a half hour from now at around 8:30PM EST with the music starting at 9PM. The album will play 2 times back to back. You can RSVP at this link and listen to the radio spot advertising the event here.