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rush: Moving Picturescompact discs
Rush: Moving Pictures

Release Date: Feb 7, 1981. Label: Mercury. Genres: Album Rock, Hard Rock, Prog-Rock/Art Rock, Arena Rock. Number Of Tracks: 7. Rush proved with Moving Pictures that there was still uncharted territory to explore within the hard rock format, and were rewarded with their most enduring and popular album.

POSTED: 04/17/2009 - 02:26 am

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rush: 2112compact discs
Rush: 2112

Released: Mar 1976. Genre: Rock. Styles: Album Rock, Hard Rock, Prog-Rock/Art Rock, Arena Rock. Number Of Tracks: 6. 2112 is widely considered by Rush fans as their first true "classic" album, the first in a string of similarly high-quality albums.

POSTED: 01/06/2011 - 05:16 am

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rush: Hemispherescompact discs
Rush: Hemispheres

Release Date: Oct 28, 1978. Label: Mercury. Genres: Album Rock, Hard Rock, Prog-Rock/Art Rock, Arena Rock. Number Of Tracks: 4. Hemispheres explores the political, social economic, and sci-fi themes prevalent on their early work, continuing the saga of "Cygnus" from A Farewell To Kings.

POSTED: 09/09/2010 - 05:42 am

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rush: Snakes & Arrows Livecompact discs
Rush: Snakes & Arrows Live

Release Date: Apr 15, 2008. Label: Atlantic. Genres: Progressive Rock, Hard Rock. Number Of Tracks: 27. On the heels of their hugely successful 2007 ampitheater tour, Rush is now giving all their fans the chance to aurally experience the concert for themselves with the double album, Snakes & Arrows Live.

POSTED: 05/05/2008 - 06:27 am

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rush: A Farewell To Kingscompact discs
Rush: A Farewell To Kings

Release Date: Sep 1977. Label: Mercury. Genres: Album Rock, Arena Rock, Hard Rock, Prog-Rock/Art Rock. Number Of Tracks: 6. On 1977's A Farewell to Kings it quickly becomes apparent that Rush had improved their songwriting and strengthened their focus and musical approach.

POSTED: 02/19/2007 - 08:54 am

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rush: Hold Your Firecompact discs
Rush: Hold Your Fire

Release Date: Sep 8, 1987. Genres: Hard Rock, Prog-Rock, Art Rock. Label: Mercury. Number Of Tracks: 10. "Hold Your Fire" is an album in the purest sense; infinitely greater than the sum of its parts, it gradually draws in the listener by slowly revealing its nuances and secrets.

POSTED: 11/03/2013 - 11:34 am

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rush: Clockwork Angelscompact discs
Rush: Clockwork Angels

Released: Jun 12, 2012. Genre: Hard Rock, Progressive Rock, Progressive Metal. Label: Roadrunner Records. Number Of Tracks: 12. "Clockwork Angels" is the 20th studio album released by legendary Canadian prog-rockers, Rush.

POSTED: 06/12/2012 - 05:06 am

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rush: Snakes & Arrowscompact discs
Rush: Snakes & Arrows

Release Date: May 1, 2007. Label: Atlantic. Genres: Hard Rock, Prog-Rock/Art Rock, Album Rock, Arena Rock. Number Of Tracks: 13. A return to their former glory days, Snakes and Arrows shows this seminal prog rock band reclaiming some of the sonic territory that they'd lost over the past few years.

POSTED: 03/29/2012 - 03:49 am

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rush: Time Machine - Live In Cleveland 2011compact discs
Rush: Time Machine - Live In Cleveland 2011

Released: Nov 8, 2011. Genre: Progressive rock, Hard Rock. Label: Anthem, Roadrunner. Number Of Tracks: 26 (2CD). Like always, Rush sounds great live. One difference between this live album and the earlier ones is Geddy's voice. Obviously they are getting old.

POSTED: 11/18/2011 - 04:00 am

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rush: Rushcompact discs
Rush: Rush

Release Date: Mar 1974. Label: Mercury. Genres: Album Rock, Hard Rock, Prog-Rock/Art Rock, Arena Rock. Number Of Tracks: 8. Rush's self-titled debut is about as uncharacteristic of their renowned heavy progressive rock as you can get.

POSTED: 05/17/2011 - 05:42 am

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rush: Roll The Bonescompact discs
Rush: Roll The Bones

Released: Sep 3, 1991. Genre: Hard rock, rock. Label: Anthem (Canada), Atlantic. Number Of Tracks: 10. This album was the first album (in possibly 8 years) that demonstrated Rush coming back together as a band.

POSTED: 01/11/2011 - 02:53 am

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rush: 2112compact discs
Rush: 2112

Released: Mar 1976. Genre: Rock. Styles: Album Rock, Hard Rock, Prog-Rock/Art Rock, Arena Rock. Number Of Tracks: 6. 2112 is widely considered by Rush fans as their first true "classic" album, the first in a string of similarly high-quality albums.

POSTED: 01/06/2011 - 05:16 am

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rush: Retrospective II: 1981 To 1987compact discs
Rush: Retrospective II: 1981 To 1987

Released: Jun 3, 1997. Genre: Progressive rock, hard rock. Label: Anthem (Canada)/ Mercury. Number Of Tracks: 15. Retrospective Vol. 2 is a complitation released in 1997 by Rush. You can call it a Greatest Hits from Rush's Synthesizers Years in the 80's.

POSTED: 11/24/2010 - 03:29 am

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rush: Hemispherescompact discs
Rush: Hemispheres

Release Date: Oct 28, 1978. Label: Mercury. Genres: Album Rock, Hard Rock, Prog-Rock/Art Rock, Arena Rock. Number Of Tracks: 4. Hemispheres explores the political, social economic, and sci-fi themes prevalent on their early work, continuing the saga of "Cygnus" from A Farewell To Kings.

POSTED: 09/09/2010 - 05:42 am

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rush: Signalscompact discs
Rush: Signals

Released: Sep, 1982. Genre: Progressive Rock, Hard Rock. Label: Anthem, Mercury. Number Of Tracks: 8. Stylistically, the album was a continuation of Rush's foray into the technology-oriented 1980s through increased use of electronic instrumentation.

POSTED: 07/06/2010 - 02:58 am

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rush: Grace Under Pressurecompact discs
Rush: Grace Under Pressure

Release Date: Apr 12, 1984. Label: Mercury. Genres: Arena Rock, Album Rock, Hard Rock, Prog-Rock/Art Rock. Number Of Tracks: 8. Whereas most other rock bands formed in the '70s put out unfocused and uninspired work in the '80s, Rush's Grace Under Pressure remains an exception.

POSTED: 10/22/2009 - 04:26 am

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rush: Prestocompact discs
Rush: Presto

Released: Nov 21, 1989. Genre: Hard Rock. Label: Anthem / Atlantic. Number Of Tracks: 11. Presto was the culmination of everything Rush did in the 1980s - synthesizers, incredible basslines, acoustic/chorusy guitars, complex acoustic/electronic drums and mind-blowing lyrics.

POSTED: 09/24/2009 - 03:06 am

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rush: Vapor Trailscompact discs
Rush: Vapor Trails

Release Date: May 14, 2002. Label: Anthem/Atlantic. Genres: Prog-Rock/Art Rock, Hard Rock. Number Of Tracks: 13. Vapor Trails does an amiable job of signaling the welcomed return of Rush.

POSTED: 07/22/2009 - 03:10 am

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rush: Moving Picturescompact discs
Rush: Moving Pictures

Release Date: Feb 7, 1981. Label: Mercury. Genres: Album Rock, Hard Rock, Prog-Rock/Art Rock, Arena Rock. Number Of Tracks: 7. Rush proved with Moving Pictures that there was still uncharted territory to explore within the hard rock format, and were rewarded with their most enduring and popular album.

POSTED: 04/17/2009 - 02:26 am

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rush: Power Windowscompact discs
Rush: Power Windows

Release Date: Oct 29, 1985. Label: Anthem. Genres: Progressive rock. Number Of Tracks: 8. Versus Signals, Rush came into a great balance of synths and guitars. The lyrical content is still awesome, but now features a more fluid pairing of synths and guitars, with the band working as one again.

POSTED: 02/27/2009 - 06:40 am

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rush: Permanent Wavescompact discs
Rush: Permanent Waves

Released: Jan 1, 1980. Genre: Progressive Rock, Hard Rock. Label: Mercury. Number Of Tracks: 9. Permanent Waves is the seventh studio album by the Canadian rock band Rush, released January 1, 1980.

POSTED: 09/20/2008 - 05:15 am

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rush: Fly By Nightcompact discs
Rush: Fly By Night

Released: Feb 15, 1975. Label: Mercury. Genres: Album Rock, Hard Rock, Prog-Rock/Art Rock, Arena Rock. Number Of Tracks: 8. Fly by Night may not be one of Rush's finest albums, but it is one of their most important ? it showed that the young band was leaving their Zep-isms behind in favor of a more challenging and original direction.

POSTED: 06/10/2008 - 05:58 am

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rush: Snakes & Arrows Livecompact discs
Rush: Snakes & Arrows Live

Release Date: Apr 15, 2008. Label: Atlantic. Genres: Progressive Rock, Hard Rock. Number Of Tracks: 27. On the heels of their hugely successful 2007 ampitheater tour, Rush is now giving all their fans the chance to aurally experience the concert for themselves with the double album, Snakes & Arrows Live.

POSTED: 05/05/2008 - 06:27 am

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rush: Test For Echocompact discs
Rush: Test For Echo

Release Date: Sep 9, 1996. Label: Atlantic. Genres: Hard Rock, Prog-Rock/Art Rock. Number Of Tracks: 11. After flirting (albeit mildly) with alternative rock on Counterparts, Rush returns to classic progressive rock on Test for Echo.

POSTED: 12/14/2007 - 02:20 am

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rush: Counterpartscompact discs
Rush: Counterparts

Released: Oct 19, 1993. Label: Atlantic. Genres: Album Rock, Hard Rock, Prog-Rock/Art Rock, Arena Rock. Number Of Tracks: 11. The production on Counterparts is a bit too smooth, which means that the passion that normally infuses Rush's music is weakened.

POSTED: 12/14/2007 - 02:16 am

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rush: Caress Of Steelcompact discs
Rush: Caress Of Steel

Release Date: Sep 1975. Label: Mercury. Genres: Album Rock, Hard Rock, Prog-Rock/Art Rock, Arena Rock. Number Of Tracks: 5. When Rush finished their third album, Caress of Steel, the trio was assured that they had created their breakthrough masterpiece.

POSTED: 10/20/2007 - 02:46 am

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rush: A Farewell To Kingscompact discs
Rush: A Farewell To Kings

Release Date: Sep 1977. Label: Mercury. Genres: Album Rock, Arena Rock, Hard Rock, Prog-Rock/Art Rock. Number Of Tracks: 6. On 1977's A Farewell to Kings it quickly becomes apparent that Rush had improved their songwriting and strengthened their focus and musical approach.

POSTED: 02/19/2007 - 08:54 am

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rush: The Spirit Of Radio: Greatest Hits 1974-1987compact discs
Rush: The Spirit Of Radio: Greatest Hits 1974-1987

Release Date: Feb 11, 2003. Label: Universal. Genres: Album Rock, Prog-Rock/Art Rock, Hard Rock, Arena Rock. Number Of Tracks: 16. The Spirit Of Radio more than qualifies as a greatest-hits package, and provides an excellent overview of one of rock's most successful and innovative bands.

POSTED: 07/21/2006 - 06:53 am

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rush: Retrospective, Vol. 1 (1974-1980)compact discs
Rush: Retrospective, Vol. 1 (1974-1980)

Released: May 5, 1997. Label: Mercury. Genre: Rock. Styles: Album Rock, Hard Rock, Prog-Rock/Art Rock, Arena Rock. Number Of Tracks: 14. It was designed to replace the double-disc set Chronicles, and it is, in fact, a better compilation than its predecessor.

POSTED: 12/05/2005 - 05:31 am

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rush: Different Stagescompact discs
Rush: Different Stages

Released: Nov 10, 1998. Genre: Rock. Styles: Album Rock, Hard Rock, Prog-Rock/Art Rock, Arena Rock. Number Of Tracks: 21. Even though no material from the mid- to late '80s is included, Different Stages will delight Rush's adoring throng of fans.

POSTED: 01/11/2005 - 01:43 am

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rush: Feedbackcompact discs
Rush: Feedback

Released: Jun 29, 2004. Genre: Rock. Styles: Rock & Roll, Hard Rock, Psychedelic, Guitar Virtuoso. Number Of Tracks: 8. The track list is amazing, and the cool thing is that the arrangements of these nuggets are not all ripped up and mutated, either.

POSTED: 07/27/2004 - 05:53 am

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rush: Chroniclescompact discs
Rush: Chronicles

Released: 1990. Genre: Rock. Styles: Hard Rock, Prog-Rock/Art Rock. Number Of Tracks: 28

POSTED: 11/20/2003 - 10:10 am

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