Thursday, November 15, 2012

VIDEO: Rush - Extended Clockwork Angels interview with Geddy Lee

Rush released their latest album, “Clockwork Angels,” in June.

Prior to the project’s launch, bassist Geddy Lee sat down with Roman Rogowieckiego of Warner Music Poland for an extended interview.

The full 21-minute session has now surfaced online and can be viewed below.

Rush launched the Clockwork Angels tour in September; the current North American leg wraps up December 2 in Houston, Texas.

A UK tour is set for next May before Rush play a series of European dates in June, including the band’s first European festival show in over three decades.

Rush will play the 2013 edition of the Sweden Rock Festival, which happens June 5-8, 2013 in Sölvesborg, Sweden.

Rush will appear on the festival’s closing night of June 8.

Sweden Rock Festival 2013 will be a four-day festival featuring a total of 80 bands performing on five outdoor stages; in addition to Rush, the lineup includes KISS, Status Quo, Saxon, Accept, Krokus, UFO and more.

Rush’s last European festival gig was at Pinkpop in Holland in 1979.

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