Thursday, October 30, 2014

VIDEO: Rush premiere unreleased song I’ve Been Running

Rush: Alex Lifeson, Geddy Lee and John Rutsey

Rush are premiering a 1974 performance of an unreleased song, “I’ve Been Running”, as a preview to their 40th anniversary box set, “R40”, due November 11.

The track features original drummer John Rutsey and the band in concert at Laura Secord Secondary School in St. Catharines, Ontario.

“R40” will present the group’s full 8-song set from the show as part of a disc of bonus material recorded throughout their career.

Available as 6-disc and 10-disc packages, “R40” includes “Rush In Rio”, “R30”, “Snakes & Arrows Live”, “Time Machine 2011: Live In Cleveland” and “Clockwork Angels Tour”, plus a bonus disc of previously unseen and unreleased live material stretching from 1974 to 2013.

Guitarist Alex Lifeson recently confirmed the group are planning a spring 2015 tour.

See also:

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