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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: 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: R40 Livecompact discs
Rush: R40 Live

Released: Nov 20, 2015. Genre: Progressive Rock, Hard Rock. Label: Zoƫ Vision, Anthem Entertainment. Number Of Tracks: 31 (3CD). Progressive rock legends Rush tear through a spotless set list spanning four decades of highlights on their latest concert release "R40 Live."

POSTED: 11/30/2015 - 09:00 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: R30 [DVD]compact discs
Rush: R30 [DVD]

Release Date: November 22, 2005. After 30 years of evolution from playing clubs and getting minimal airplay in Cleveland to selling out arenas and releasing around 30 albums, Rush shows no signs of stopping and can continue to put on a amazing concert.

POSTED: 01/19/2009 - 04:24 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: Rush In Rio [DVD]compact discs
Rush: Rush In Rio [DVD]

Released: October 21, 2003. Taped in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, on the final night of Rush's 2002 Vapor Trails tour, this double-disc set finds Canada's famous power trio giving its all for 40,000 of the most rabid Rush fans ever gathered under one sky.

POSTED: 07/07/2008 - 01:18 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: Chronicles [DVD]compact discs
Rush: Chronicles [DVD]

Release Date: September 25, 2001. Chronicles is aptly titled, as the videos follow Rush's 30-year evolution in fashion, performance, and visual representation. Recommended to Rush purists only, but on those terms, this is essential viewing.

POSTED: 04/14/2006 - 03:47 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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