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Rush > Hemispheres > 2018, 2CD, Mercury Records (40th Anniversary edition)
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Hemispheres

Rush

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
November 16th, 2018
Catalog ID:
0602567955740
Version desc.:
40th Anniversary edition
Label:
Mercury Records
Format:
2CD
Reviews:
12 reviews (avg. 90%)
Disc 1
1. Cygnus X-1 Book II: Hemispheres 18:08   Show lyrics
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2. Circumstances 03:42   Show lyrics
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3. The Trees 04:46   Show lyrics
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4. La Villa Strangiato 09:35   instrumental
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Disc 2
1. A Passage to Bangkok 04:03  
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2. Xanadu 12:32  
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3. The Trees 05:10  
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4. Cygnus X-1 Book II: Hemispheres - The Sphere - A Kind of Dream 00:54  
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5. Closer to the Heart 03:16  
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6. La Villa Strangiato 11:22   instrumental
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7. In the Mood 02:37  
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8. Drum Solo 07:31   instrumental
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9. Something for Nothing 04:21  
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10. 2112 (I. Overture - II. The Temples Of Syrinx - III. Discovery - IV. The Presentation - VI. Soliloquy - VII. Grand Finale) 19:46  
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Original line-up
Band members
Geddy Lee Songwriting, Vocals, Bass, Synths
Alex Lifeson Songwriting, Guitars, Effects
Neil Peart Songwriting, Drums, Percussion
Miscellaneous staff
Terry Brown Producer, Engineering
Declan O'Doherty Recording (vocals)
Bob Ludwig Remastering
Fin Costello Photography (band, poster)
Moon Records Executive producer
Pat Moran Recording (music, overdubs)
Ray Staff Mastering
Yosh Inouye Photography (cover)
John Brand Engineering (assistant)
Hugh Syme Cover art
Additional line-up
Miscellaneous staff
Sean Magee Remastering
Original line-up
Geddy Lee Songwriting, Vocals, Bass, Synths
Alex Lifeson Songwriting, Guitars, Effects
Neil Peart Songwriting, Drums, Percussion
Original line-up
Terry Brown Producer, Engineering
Declan O'Doherty Recording (vocals)
Bob Ludwig Remastering
Fin Costello Photography (band, poster)
Moon Records Executive producer
Pat Moran Recording (music, overdubs)
Ray Staff Mastering
Yosh Inouye Photography (cover)
John Brand Engineering (assistant)
Hugh Syme Cover art
Additional line-up
Sean Magee Remastering
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Read Too Much, Mostly, is not... 67% Ritchie Black Iommi July 30th, 2012
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Read One of the Classics! 95% failsafeman September 12th, 2004

Track 1 consists of six parts:
I: "Prelude" - (00:00)
II: "Apollo" Bringer of Wisdom - (04:30)
III: "Dionysus" Bringer of Love - (07:00)
IV: "Armageddon" The Battle of Heart and Mind - (09:06)
V: "Cygnus" Bringer of Balance - (11:58)
VI: "The Sphere" A Kind of Dream - (16:58)

Track 4 is entirely instrumental and consists of twelve parts:
I: "Buenos Nochas, Mein Froinds!" - (00:00)
II: "To sleep, perchance to dream..." - (00:27)
III: "Strangiato theme" - (02:00)
IV: "A Lerxst in Wonderland" - (03:16)
V: "Monsters!" - (05:49)
VI: "The Ghost of the Aragon" - (06:10)
VII: "Danforth and Pape" - (06:45)
VIII: "The Waltz of the Shreves" - (07:26)
IX: "Never turn your back on a Monster!" - (07:52)
X: "Monsters! (Reprise)" - (08:03)
XI: "Strangiato theme (Reprise)" - (08:17)
XII: "A Farewell to Things" - (09:20)

Recording information:

Recorded at Rockfield Studios, Wales, during June and July 1978.
Vocals recorded at Advision Studios, London.
Mixed at Trident Studios, Soho, London, August 1978.
Mastered at Trident Studios and at Gateway Mastering Studios, Portland, Maine.
Produced by Rush and Terry Brown.
Remastered at Abbey Road Studios, London, in 2015.
Disc 2, tracks 1-9 recorded live at Pinkpop Festival, Burgemeester Damen Sportpark, Geleen, the Netherlands, June 4, 1979. Track 10 recorded live the Community Center, Tucson, Arizona, USA, November 20, 1978

Identifiers:

Barcode: 602567955740
Mastering SID-code CD1: IFPI L557
Mastering SID-code CD2: IFPI L551
Mould SID-code CD1+2: IFPI 94**
Matrix CD1: Sony DADC UNIVERSAL(logo) 00602567955757 A0103095935-0102 17 A00
Matrix CD2: Sony DADC UNIVERSAL(logo) 00602567955764 A0103095936-0202 21 A0

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