RUSH: Unconfirmed North American Tour Dates

According to a posting on the RUSH fan site, the legendary Canadian rock trio has scheduled the following tour dates for this fall:

Sep. 07 – Manchester, NH – Verizon Wireless Arena
Sep. 09 – Washington, DC – Jiffy Lube Live
Sep. 11 – Pittsburgh, PA – CONSOL Energy Center
Sep. 13 – Indianapolis, IN – Klipsch Music Center
Sep. 15 – Chicago, IL – United Center
Sep. 18 – Detroit, MI – Palace of Auburn Hills
Sep. 20 – Columbus, OH – Nationwide Arena
Sep. 22 – St. Louis, MO – Scottrade Center
Sep. 24 – Minneapolis, MN – Target Center
Sep. 26 – Winnipeg, MB – MTS Center
Sep. 28 – Saskatoon, SK – Credit Union Center
Sep. 30 – Edmonton, AB – Rexall Place
Oct. 10 – Bridgeport, CT – Webster Bank Arena
Oct. 12 – Philadelphia, PA – Wells Fargo Center
Oct. 14 – Toronto, ON – Air Canada Center
Oct. 18 – Montreal, QC – Bell Centre
Oct. 20 – Newark, NJ – Prudential Center
Oct. 22 – Brooklyn, NY – Barclays Center
Oct. 24 – Boston, MA – TD Garden
Oct. 26 – Buffalo, NY – First Niagra Center
Oct. 28 – Cleveland, OH – Quicken Loans Arena
Oct. 30 – Charlotte, NC – Time Warner Cable Arena
Nov. 01 – Atlanta, GA – Verizon Wireless Ampitheater
Nov. 03 – Tampa, FL – 1-800-ASK-GARY Ampitheater
Nov. 13 – Seattle, WA – Key Arena
Nov. 15 – San Jose, CA – HP Pavillion
Nov. 17 – Anaheim, CA – Honda Center
Nov. 18 – Los Angeles, CA – Gibson Ampitheater
Nov. 23 – Las Vegas, NV – MGM Grand
Nov. 25 – Phoeniz, AZ – US Airways Center
Nov. 28 – Dallas, TX – American Airlines Center
Nov. 30 – San Antonio, TX – ATT Center
Dec. 02 – Houston, TX – Toyota Center

The official RUSH tour announcement is expected to made tomorrow (Thursday, April 19).

RUSH will herald the release of its new album, “Clockwork Angels”, with a new single, “Headlong Flight”, landing at rock radio on April 19.

The cover artwork for the single can be seen below.

RUSH‘s first new collection of original material in over five years and their first studio release via Anthem/Roadrunner Records, “Clockwork Angels” will be released on June 12.

The recording of “Clockwork Angels” began in April 2010 with Grammy Award-winning producer Nick Raskulinecz (FOO FIGHTERS, DEFTONES) — who also collaborated with the band on their last studio album, 2007’s “Snakes Arrows”. RUSH co-produced both records. The first two songs, “Caravan” and “BU2B”, were completed during that first session at Nashville’s Blackbird studios and performed nightly during the wildly successful Time Machine Tour, which ran from June 2010 to June 2011. Work on “Clockwork Angels” resumed in the fall of 2011 at Revolution Recording in Toronto after the tour’s finale, with additional strings (arranged by David Campbell) recorded at Hollywood’s Ocean Way Studios earlier this year. Lyrically, “Clockwork Angels” chronicles a young man’s quest across a lavish and colorful world of steampunk and alchemy as he attempts to follow his dreams. The story features lost cities, pirates, anarchists, an exotic carnival, and a rigid Watchmaker who imposes precision on every aspect of daily life. The novelization of “Clockwork Angels” is being written by science fiction writer Kevin J. Anderson in collaboration with RUSH drummer and lyricist Neil Peart.

“Clockwork Angels” track listing:

01. Caravan
02. BU2B
03. Clockwork Angels
04. The Anarchist
05. Carnies
06. Halo Effect
07. Seven Cities Of Gold
08. The Wreckers
09. Headlong Flight
10. BU2B2
11. Wish Them Well
12. The Garden




(Thanks: NJthrasher)

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