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Detroit Date Added to BBBoB US Book Tour!

Hello Detroit and you Michiganders – In keeping with our concept of being very random, we have, at the last minute, added a book signing in the Motor City – so come on out to the Rock City Music Company,  pick up a book and say “Blah Blah Blah”  or even “Yadda Yadda Yadda”… see you on the 16th of July!! (Repost from @geddyimages) Rock City Music Company 33425 Five Mile Road Livonia, MI 48154 United States 4pm Buy Tickets

 

Geddy Lee BBBoB US Signing Tour

Hot off the Euro book tour, we are now excited to announce more US cities Geddy will be appearing in and he is looking forward to seeing you all! For more info and to buy tickets, click here.   Sunday, July 14 – NASHVILLE The Basement East Q&A hosted by Rush producers Peter Collins & Nick Raskulinecz Doors 6:00 PM Address: 917 Woodland St, Nashville, TN 37206 Monday July 15 – ST LOUIS Left Bank Books 5:00 PM Address: 399 North Euclid Ave, St Louis, MO, 63108   Wednesday July 17 –  CHICAGO Barnes & Noble (by Lincoln Park) 6:30 PM Address: 1441 West Webster Avenue, Chicago, IL 60614   Thursday

 

RUSH Cinema Strangiato

Rush returns to the big screen on Wednesday, August 21, when the “Inaugural Theatrical Fan Indulgence” Cinema Strangiato brings Rush fans together in movie theatres worldwide. Featuring R40+, this global fan event will provide a special look into some of the best performances from R40 LIVE, including songs such as “Closer to the Heart”, “Subdivisions”, “Tom Sawyer” and more, as well as unreleased backstage moments and candid footage left on the cutting room floor.  R40+ also includes unseen soundcheck performances of the fan-favorite “Jacob’s Ladder”, and exclusive new interviews with Tom Morello, Billy Corgan, Taylor Hawkins, producer Nick Raskulinecz, violinist Jonathan Dinklage and more. And, as an extra special bonus,

 

Geddy Lee Euro Book Tour

For all our fans based in Europe, we finally have some good news to share with GEDDY LEE book signings starting next week in UK, Netherlands & Germany! This European book signing tour is brought to you by RUSH BACKSTAGE. Date: Saturday June 8 2019 Location: London UK Venue: Waterstones Piccadilly Address: 203 – 206 Piccadilly Street, St. James’s, W1V 9LE Type: Signing Time: 16:00 Buy Tickets Here   Date: Monday June 10 2019 Location: Manchester UK Venue: The Dancehouse Theatre Type: Q&A hosted by Philip Wilding, Signing Address: 10A Oxford Rd, Manchester M1 5QA Time: 19.00 (doors 18.30) Buy Tickets Here   Date: Wednesday June 12 2019 Location: Glasgow, UK Venue:

 

Flashback to The GG’s

Back on May 5, 2012, Rush became laureates of The Governor General’s Performing Arts Award (affectionately nicknamed The GG’s), Canada’s highest honour in the performing arts. It was a diverse and inspiring group that year, as Rush stood alongside Deepa Mehta, Des McAnuff, Mary Walsh, Paul-Andre Fortier, Denis Marleau, Erlaine Collins & Janina Fialkowska. Longtime pal Matt Stone had made the trip to Ottawa and unsurprisingly, delivered a highly entertaining induction speech for the band. “More than anything, it made me proud of Canada—that an event like that could embrace the country’s artists across such a broad spectrum, from high-falutin’ artsy types to rock bums like us, and represent them

 

Geddy Lee’s BBBoB Canadian Book Tour & Bass Exhibit at NMC

Geddy Lee’s Official (Yet Kind of Random) Big Beautiful Book of Bass Tour has announced Canadian dates! Event Tickets are available now in select markets at Rush.com/geddylee One special stop on the tour will be in Calgary where Geddy Lee will open Geddy Lee’s Big Beautiful Bass Exhibition at Studio Bell at The National Music Centre (NMC), highlighting a selection of his rare and iconic bass guitars Following Geddy Lee’s Big Book of Bass Exhibit at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland, Studio Bell is hosting the first Canadian exhibit of the artist’s bass guitars, with 26 instruments curated by Lee himself. Lee has spent years collecting

 

The Making of Farewell To Kings: The Graphic Novel from Fantoons

THE MAKING OF FAREWELL TO KINGS: THE GRAPHIC NOVEL FROM FANTOONS Coming September 10, 2019 Fantoons announces the official RUSH graphic novel chronicling the making of the band’s classic album A Farewell to Kings; the first in their ongoing relationship with RUSH. “We worked incredibly hard to create a graphic novel that celebrates the music of RUSH, and the creation of the album of ‘A Farewell to Kings’ as a work of art” says Fantoons LA-based creative director, David Calcano. “We think this book will be something for comics and music fans alike to cherish.” This epic, fully authorized graphic novel chronicles the birth of RUSH’s classic album A Farewell to

 

Time Machine 2011: Live in Cleveland

RUSH: LIVE IN CLEVELAND  The Live Album Time Machine 2011: Live In Cleveland Is Now On Vinyl For The First Time In It’s Entirety Available June 7 , 2019 Pre-Order Here Los Angeles – In 2010, Rush took a break from recording what would become the band’s final studio album – Clockwork Angels – to launch its Time Machine Tour. During that tour, the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer’s recorded their April 15, 2011 performance in Cleveland. It was a fitting tribute to the city, which was the first to play Rush’s music on the radio. That epic concert was released on CD in 2011, but the full show

 

Geddy Lee @ Barnes & Noble San Fran

The BBBoB Official Yet Kind of Random Book Signing Tour continues! This time in the city by the Bay, on Saturday, March 2nd at 2pm at Barnes & Noble Corte Madera location. Event ticket includes book for Geddy to personalize, you can purchase your event ticket & details here:        

 

Geddy Lee @ Book Soup in LA

Geddy Lee will be signing copies of his new book – Geddy Lee’s Big Beautiful Book of Bass – at Book Soup in West Hollywood on January 30th at 5:00 PM.