Rush makes plans to document touring history in a new book

News 13/03/2019

Rush has revealed a new book that will showcase the band's four-decade-long history as live musicians.

Titled as 'Rush: Wandering the Face of the Earth: The Official Touring History', the 416-page book will be released on the 15th October, the same day as Elton John's autobiography.

Skip Daly and Eric Hansen wrote the book, the foreword is written by Les Claypool of Primus and ex-Police drummer, Stewart Copeland wrote the afterword.

"'Wandering the Face of the Earth' covers Rush’s storied touring career, from their humble beginnings as a Toronto-area bar band playing middle-school gymnasiums to their rise as one of the world’s most sought-after live acts, selling out massive arenas around the globe," Amazon describes the book. "This book includes every setlist, every opening act, and every noteworthy moment meticulously researched and vetted by the band themselves. Along with spectacular, never-before-seen imagery, this is the must-have tour compendium for Rush fans."

The book is available for pre-order now.