Clockwork Angels Tour DVD Available for Pre-order


Includes “Can’t Stop Thinking Big” documentary 

Rush is releasing an audio-video package of the band’s just completed world tour called Rush: Clockwork Angels Tourthat includes a 25-minute documentary, behind-the-scenes interviews and outtakes, a three-hour concert video of the Nov. 28, 2012, Dallas show, and a soundcheck rendition of “Limelight.”

Release date is Nov. 19. Pre-orders started yesterday. On Amazon, the DVD retails for $13.99. The Blu-ray version retails for $17.49. A CD version will be coming out as well, although that version is not yet available on Amazon.

From the announcement:

“Beyond the incredible live performances, the DVD includes a 25-minute tour documentary titled “Can’t Stop Thinking Big,” featuring interviews with all three members, exclusive and behind-the-scenes footage, and offers a glimpse into the inner workings of the Rush tour machine and insight into the band members themselves.

“Other special features on the DVD include the trio of hilarious shorts created specifically for the tour as well as interviews and outtakes captured during their filming. Additional filmed sketches and a rare soundcheck performance of perennial favorite “Limelight” round out the exclusive offerings.”

Preview video

“In capturing the tour’s electrifying three hour set, Rush: Clockwork Angels Tour pairs Rush classics (“Tom Sawyer,” “The Spirit Of Radio,” “2112″), with a nod to the 80′s Rush era (The Analog Kid,” “Territories,” “Subdivisions”) alongside newly reworked arrangements specifically for the tour featuring the Clockwork Angels String Ensemble (“Headlong Flight,” “YYZ,” “Red Sector A”).

“The string section marks the first time the trio has brought additional musicians on the road with them. To showcase their latest studio release, the epic set list also features nine tracks off Clockwork Angels. 

Other highlights include tracks rarely performed and never before recorded live (“The Body Electric,” “Middletown Dreams”), in addition to three separate drum solos by the incomparable Neil Peart.”


Set One:

The Big Money
Force Ten
Grand Designs
The Body Electric
The Analog Kid
Where’s My Thing?/ Here It Is! (drum solo)
Far Cry

Set Two:

Clockwork Angels*
The Anarchist*
The Wreckers*
Headlong Flight*/ Drumbastica (drum solo)
Peke’s Repose (guitar solo)/Halo Effect*
Seven Cities of Gold*
Wish Them Well*
The Garden*
The Percussor (I) Binary Love Theme (II) Steambanger’s Ball (drum solo)
Red Sector A*
The Spirit of Radio

Tom Sawyer


Limelight (soundcheck recording)
Middletown Dreams
The Pass
Manhattan Project*

*With the Clockwork Angels String Ensemble

Special features (DVD and Blu-ray only):

Can’t Stop Thinking Big (25-min. tour documentary)
Behind The Scenes (featuring Jay Baruchel)
Interview With Dwush
Family Goy
Family Sawyer
The Watchmaker (intermission tour film)
Office of the Watchmaker (closing tour film)

Pre-order on Amazon

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~ by rvkeeper on September 17, 2013.

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