From Ultimate Classic Rock.
While there’s no official announcement yet, listings for two-CD and three-LP Deluxe Editions, and well as a Super Deluxe Edition have appeared on Amazon with a release date of March 27. In addition to a remaster of the original album that was made in 2015 at Abbey Road Studios, the collection will add unreleased live cuts from the tour in support of the album and a 20-page book comprised of photos from the band’s archive and re-imagined artwork by Hugh Syme. The track listing is below.
The Super Deluxe Edition contains both the CDs and vinyl formats, and adds a 12,000-word essay and 20 pages to the book found in the Deluxe Edition. Bonus content includes a 20-page notepad using the letterhead from Morin Heights, Quebec’s Le Studio, where the album was recorded; two replica tour programs (the official as well as the unofficial U.K.-only The Words & Pictures Volume II); backstage laminates; a double-sided poster and lyrics to three songs (“The Spirit of Radio,” “Entre Nous” and “Natural Science”) handwritten by drummer Neil Peart.
The Rush Is a Band fan site believes that the reason there is no 5.1 surround sound mix on Blu-ray, as there was when 1978’s Hemispheres got a similar treatment a few years ago, is because the original masters were lost when Trident Studios, where Permanent Waves was mixed, went out of business.
“I just don’t think we have the masters for that record,” guitarist Alex Lifeson told Metal Express Radio said. “That is typical of those days. Your recordings would stay at the studio where you last worked. You’d get home and the master tapes would go to be mastered, and then the record was released and they would keep your masters as it was safer that way. When we did Permanent Waves, Trident kept the masters, but they went bankrupt and everything disappeared, so we don’t have the multi-track masters for that one.”
1. “The Spirit of Radio”
3. “Jacob’s Ladder”
4. “Entre Nous”
5. “Different Strings”
6. “Natural Science”
1. “Beneath, Between & Behind” (Live in Manchester)
2.” By-Tor & the Snow Dog” (Live in London)
3. “Xanadu” (Live in London)
4. “The Spirit of Radio” (Live in Manchester)
5. “Natural Science” (Live in Manchester)
6. “The Trees” (Live in Manchester)
7. “Cygnus X-1” (Live in London)
8. “Cygnus X-1 Book II” (Live in London)
9. “Closer to the Heart” (Live in Manchester)
10. “Jacob’s Ladder” (Live in Missouri)
11. “Freewill” (Live in London)
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- Rush - Grace Under Pressure - EX - UK - vinyl LP - £12.00, $16.32, €13.44 (Back In Stock) (arrived 18-Feb-2021 06:32)on March 6, 2021 at 1:53 am
RUSH Grace Under Pressure (1984 UK 8-track LP, including Distant Early Warning, Kid Gloves and Between The Wheels, picture sleeve with lyric inner. The inner shows some light foxing, otherwise the sleeve and vinyl are in excellent condition VERH12)
- Rush - Hold Your Fire - UK - vinyl LP - £20.00, $27.20, €22.40 (New Item) (arrived 11-Jan-2021 10:53)on March 6, 2021 at 1:53 am
RUSH Hold Your Fire (1987 UK 10-track vinyl LP from the essential third phase synth-era Rush, including the brilliant single Prime Mover and the classic Time Stand Still featuring Aimee Mann, glossy picture sleeve with lyric inner. The sleeve shows only minor wear with a 1" seam split to the top edge and the vinyl has just a few cosmetic scuffs to highlight play VERH47)
- Rush - Hemispheres - Tour Of The Hemispheres - UK - tour programme - £35.00, $47.60, €39.20 (New Item) (arrived 03-Dec-2020 11:31)on March 6, 2021 at 1:53 am
RUSH Hemispheres - Tour Of The Hemispheres (Original 1979 UK 24-page 8½" x 11" tour programme, packed with superb photographs along with band member information, discography, UK & European tour dates & a 'behind the scenes' article by Sounds'Geoff Barton, as well as a page dedicated to the support act Max Webster. This has been stored away for many years, we don't even think this ended up at any of the shows. With just a little minor age wear & the odd faint crease, this tour brochure remains in Excellent condition)
- Rush - R40 - UK - Blu Ray - £95.00, $129.20, €106.40 (New Item) (arrived 11-Dec-2020 16:53)on March 6, 2021 at 1:53 am
RUSH R40 (2014 UK Deluxe 6 x Blu-Ray Set [region B/2, 16:9 aspect ratio, 1147 mins], marking the 40th anniversary of the release of Rush's eponymous debut album in 1974. This superb collector's box set brings together live performances from each decade of Rush's career. It includes Rush In Rio, R30, Snakes & Arrows Live, Time Machine 2011: Live In Cleveland & Clockwork Angels Tour plus a bonus disc of previously unseen live material stretching from 1974 to 2013. Also contains the rarely performed full 7-part version of 2112 filmed in 1997 amidst over three hours of largely unseen material including previously unreleased tracks from 1974 performed with original drummer John Rutsey. All discs are contained in a 12" x 9" 56-page hardback book filled with memorabilia & photographs documenting 40 years of Rush live in concert. The cover displays some light general wear and includes the tracklisting insert, overall an excellent example ERBRD5236)
- Rush - Beyond The Lighted Stage - UK - Blu Ray - £24.99, $33.99, €27.99 (New Item) (arrived 11-Dec-2020 17:23)on March 6, 2021 at 1:53 am
RUSH Beyond The Lighted Stage (2010 UK BLU-RAY DISC. The first ever in-depth look at the history and incredible influence of the legendary multi-million selling rock band Rush. From the makers of Iron Maiden's epic 'Flight 666', this remarkable film takes you on a unique journey exclusively documenting their illustrious career and fascinating musical evolution from conception to present. Ccombines candid band member interviews and performance footage with material from the massive Rush audio-visual archive and many more; standard case with picture inlay and remains factory sealed)