Friday, February 4, 2011

Rush: New limited edition autographed Neil Peart book available

Rush’s Neil Peart continues his profilic writing with the forthcoming release of his fifth book, “Far And Away: A Prize Every Time,” due May 1

A Limited Edition Hardcover version of the book - exclusive to the Rush Backstage Club - is available now for pre-order; all pre-orders will ship on the release date.

This limited edition version of "Far and Away" has its own charcoal grey cloth slipcase adorned with a copper stamping of Neil's drumhead logo. Inside the book there will be a special edition bookplate that is hand-numbered and signed by Neil himself.

This limited edition hardcover is exclusive to the Rush Backstage Club.

Order your copy here.

Here’s the press blurb on it:

Following in the tradition of Ghost Rider and Traveling Music, Rush drummer Neil Peart relates nearly four years of band tours, road trips, and personal discoveries in this introspective travelogue.

From the ups and downs of a professional artist to the birth of a child, this revealing narrative recounts 22 adventures from rock’s foremost drummer, biker enthusiast, husband and father.

Both playful and insightful, Peart’s love of drumming and the open road weaves throughout the stories as Neil explores horizons that are both physical and spiritual, sharing his observations about nature, society, and the self.

Full-color photos round-out this tour of the open road that will resonate with Rush fans and motorcycle enthusiasts alike.

Rush – Ghost Rider
Fan-made video by AaronMK91

See also:

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