Rush’s Geddy Lee Announces More U.S. Book Signing Events

Rush’s Geddy Lee has announced that he will be signing copies of “Geddy Lee’s Big Book Of Beautiful Bass” on a July U.S. tour. Fans that buy a ticket will receive a copy of the book for Lee to personalize. He will not sign any other items. Here’s the dates:

07/14 Nashville, TN – The Basement East
07/15 St. Louis, MO – Left Bank Books
07/17 Chicago, IL – Barnes & Noble
07/18 Boston, MA – Brookline Booksmith
07/19 Philadelphia, PA – Barnes & Noble
07/20 Atlanta, GA – Acapella Books

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Watch New Trailer For Rush’s “Cinema Strangiato” Film

Rush have shared a trailer for their new film, “Cinema Strangiato: An Annual Exercise In Fan Indulgence.” That film will receive a one night only cinematic screening on August 21 and it will offer fans a behind the scenes look at the band’s 2015 “R40” 40th anniversary tour. Geddy Lee previously commented:

“I’m excited for fans to see some new clips from our ‘R40’ tour but also a peek behind the scenes of making the ‘Big Beautiful Book Of Bass’.”

Rush’s “Cinema Strangiato” Film To Receive One Night Only Cinematic Screening

Rush have announced that their new film, “Cinema Strangiato: An Annual Exercise In Fan Indulgence,” will be receiving a one night only cinematic screening on August 21. That film offers fans a behind the scenes look at the band’s 2015 “R40” 40th anniversary tour and it will feature song performances, unreleased soundcheck and backstage footage, and new interviews with producer Nick Raskulinecz, Tom Morello, Billy Corgan, Taylor Hawkins, Jonathan Dinklage, and more. Tickets will go on sale on June 20. Geddy Lee commented:

“I’m excited for fans to see some new clips from our ‘R40’ tour but also a peek behind the scenes of making the ‘Big Beautiful Book Of Bass’.”

Rush’s Geddy Lee Announces European/UK Book Tour

Rush’s Geddy Lee has announced that he will be signing copies of “Geddy Lee’s Big Book Of Beautiful Bass” on a European/UK tour. Fans that buy a ticket will receive a copy of the book for Lee to personalize. He will not sign any other items. Here’s the dates:

06/08 London, UK – Waterstones Piccadilly (signing 4 p.m.)
06/10 Manchester, UK – Blackwell’s @ International Anthony Burgess Foundation (Q&A hosted by Philip Wilding, signing 7 p.m./doors 6:30 p.m.)
06/12 Glasgow, UK – Waterstones Glasgow Sauchiehall Street (signing 5:30 p.m.)
06/13 Amsterdam, NNET – ABC Amsterdam (signing 6 p.m.)
06/15 Hamburg, GER – Sautter + Lackmann (signing 4 p.m.)

Rush’s Geddy Lee Announces Canadian Book Tour

Rush’s Geddy Lee has announced that he will be signing copies of “Geddy Lee’s Big Book Of Beautiful Bass” on a Canadian tour. The trek will coincide with the launch of “Geddy Lee’s Big Beautiful Bass” exhibit, which is set to open at Studio Bell at The National Music Centre (NMC) on May 26.

Tour Dates:

05/22 Victoria, BC – Bolen Books (Signing 7 p.m.)
05/23 Vancouver, BC – Indigo Metrotown (Signing 7 p.m.)
05/25 Calgary, AB – NMC – Q&A & Signing/Bass Exhibit VIP 1 p.m.)
05/26 Calgary, AB – NMC – Geddy Lee’S Big Beautiful Bass Exhibit Opens To Public
05/26 Edmonton, AB – Costco 1112 West Edmonton (Signing 2 p.m.)
05/27 Winnipeg, MB – Costco 549 Winnipeg South (Signing 5 p.m.)
05/28 Toronto, ON – Indigo Bay And Bloor (Signing 7 p.m.)
05/29 Ottawa, ON – Centrepointe Theatre (Interview with Signing 7 p.m.)
06/01 Richmond Hill, ON – Cosmofest (Signing 1 p.m.)
06/03 Oakville, ON – Oakville Centre For The Performing Arts (Interview with Signing 7 p.m.)
06/04 Montreal, QC – Rialto Theatre (Interview with Signing 7 p.m.)

It is worth noting that Lee will personalize and sign each book, but there will be no extra time for him to sign Rush memorabilia.

Rush To Release “A Farewell To Kings” Graphic Novel

Rush have announced that they will be releasing a new graphic novel focusing on the making of their 1977 album “A Farewell to Kings.” The book will be available on September 10 and it will allow fans to “relive the trials and triumphs alongside Alex Lifeson, Geddy Lee, and Neil Peart as they create the masterpiece of progressive rock that gave birth to ‘Closer to the Heart’ and the majestic ‘Xanadu’.” It was co-written by Fantoons’ David Calcano and Lindsay Lee and it will feature artwork by Juan Riera and Ittai Manero. The story was written with input from Lifeson and producer Terry Brown, who was also recruited to write the foreword. Pre-orders can be found HERE.

Rush To Release “Time Machine 2011: Live In Cleveland” On Vinyl For The First Time

Rush have announced that they will be releasing “Time Machine 2011: Live In Cleveland” on vinyl for the first time on June 7. That effort was recorded during the band’s April 15, 2011 show at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, OH. The set featured a full album performance of “Moving Pictures,” as well as a number of other tracks.

Track Listing:

Side A:

01. “The Spirit of Radio”
02. “Time Stand Still”
03. “Presto”
04. “Stick It Out”

Side B:

01. “Workin’ Them Angels”
02. “Leave That Thing Alone”
03. “Faithless”
04. “BU2B”

Side C:

01. “Freewill”
02. “Marathon”
03. “Subdivisions”

Side D:

01. “Tom Sawyer”
02. “Red Barchetta”
03. “YYZ”
04. “Limelight”

Side E:

01. “The Camera Eye”
02. “Witch Hunt”
03. “Vital Signs”

Side F:

01. “Caravan”
02. “Moto Perpetuo – featuring Love For Sale”

Side G:

01. “O’Malley’s Break”
02. Closer to the Heart”
03. “2112 Overture/The Temples of Syrinx”
04. “Far Cry”

Side H:

01. “La Villa Strangiato”
02. “Working Man”