‘2112’ can be considered many things – a band manifesto, a conceptual landmark, maybe even the birth of prog metal – but above all, it was the band’s play for creative independence.
‘Prog For Peart’ presents two concerts each featuring eight prog bands at The Northcourt, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, on July 2 and July 3.
The Slingerland kit, which the legendary Rush drummer used between 1974 and 1977, is expected to fetch around $100,000.
Hugh Syme has been synonymous with Rush since 1975. He shares his memories of working with “a band that dared to deviate from the norm.”
The stand-out tracks from Rush’s studio albums, exclusively picked for uDiscover by designer Hugh Syme, the creator of the band’s iconic ‘Starman’ emblem.
Rush’s landmark 1976 album, ‘2112’, receives a suitably epic super deluxe edition anniversary box set release on 6 January 2017.
Canadian prog legends Rush have announced the release of R40 Live: a stunning, career-spanning live retrospective that captures the band at their finest.