Register Forgot login?

© 2002-2016
Encyclopaedia Metallum

Best viewed
without Internet Explorer,
in 1280 x 960 resolution
or higher.

A Farewell to Kings

Rush

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
September 7th, 1977
Catalog ID:
SRM-1-1184
Label:
Mercury Records
Format:
12" vinyl (33⅓ RPM)
Reviews:
13 reviews (avg. 91%)
Side A
1. A Farewell to Kings 05:51   Show lyrics
  (loading lyrics...)
2. Xanadu 11:08   Show lyrics
  (loading lyrics...)
Side B
3. Closer to the Heart 02:53   Show lyrics
  (loading lyrics...)
4. Cinderella Man 04:21   Show lyrics
  (loading lyrics...)
5. Madrigal 02:35   Show lyrics
  (loading lyrics...)
6. Cygnus X-1 10:25   Show lyrics
  (loading lyrics...)
  37:13  
Band members
Geddy Lee Vocals, Bass, Guitar (acoustic, 12 strings), Keyboards (mini moog + bass pedal)
Alex Lifeson Guitars (electric + acoustic, 6 and 12 strings + classical), Synthesizer (bass pedal)
Neil Peart Drums, Orchestra bells, Tubular bells, Temple blocks, Cowbells, Wind chimes, Bell tree, Triangle, Vibra-slap
Guest/Session
Terry Brown Spoken intro to "Cygnus X-1"
Miscellaneous staff
Ken Thomas Engineering
Yosh Inouye Photography (cover)
Roger Stowell Photography (sleeve)
Fin Costello Photography (liner)
George Graves Mastering
Terry Brown Producer, Engineering
Hugh Syme Cover art
Bob Ludwig Mastering
Pat Moran Engineering
Declan O'Doherty Mixing
Geddy Lee Vocals, Bass, Guitar (acoustic, 12 strings), Keyboards (mini moog + bass pedal)
Alex Lifeson Guitars (electric + acoustic, 6 and 12 strings + classical), Synthesizer (bass pedal)
Neil Peart Drums, Orchestra bells, Tubular bells, Temple blocks, Cowbells, Wind chimes, Bell tree, Triangle, Vibra-slap
Terry Brown Spoken intro to "Cygnus X-1"
Ken Thomas Engineering
Yosh Inouye Photography (cover)
Roger Stowell Photography (sleeve)
Fin Costello Photography (liner)
George Graves Mastering
Terry Brown Producer, Engineering
Hugh Syme Cover art
Bob Ludwig Mastering
Pat Moran Engineering
Declan O'Doherty Mixing
Read Truly the kings 98% Writhingchaos June 27th, 2016
Read Good, but unimpressive 70% Superreallycool October 7th, 2014
Read Why Rush Is Great 89% StainedClass95 July 15th, 2014
Read Progressive Billiance 100% CletusChrist94 January 3rd, 2014
Read Xanadu 100% drfell March 24th, 2013
Read Kings of their Own Domain 90% CrimsonFloyd February 7th, 2013
Read Rush's Holy Trinity (1 of 3) 88% Ritchie Black Iommi June 24th, 2012
Read Goofy as hell, but you... 96% Warthur October 25th, 2011
Read A visionary record with a... 85% kluseba May 12th, 2011
Read Chapter II: The Beginning 96% MourningHall September 20th, 2007
Read “Sailing into Destiny” 93% Metalich May 18th, 2007
Read One of their Best 95% DawnoftheShred November 20th, 2006
Read Short, but sweet 89% Gonfeldurok June 24th, 2005

Produced by Rush and Terry Brown.

Recording information:

Recorded at Rockfield Studios, Wales, June 1977
Mixed at Advision Studios, London, UK
Mastered at JAMF, Toronto, ON, Canada

Identifiers:

Matrix (Side A): SRM-1-1184-A
Matrix (Side B): SRM-1-1184-B

Added by: (Unknown user) Modified by: Rochvill
Added on: N/A Last modified on: 2014-10-30 19:07:29