Rush to release Permanent Waves 40th Anniversary box set

A 40th anniversary reissue of Rush’s seventh studio album Permanent Waves is to be released on March 27.

We have hit another Rush anniversary milestone, this time for Permanent Waves, the band’s major commercial breakthrough released in 1980. The Super Deluxe box set will be spread across 3LP and 2CD and will also include previously unreleased live material recorded on Rush’s Permanent Waves world tour at the Manchester Apollo, London’s Hammersmith Odeon and the Kiel Auditorium in St. Louis.

The package will also feature a 2015 remaster of the album, which features Rush classics including The Spirit Of Radio, Freewill, Entre Nous and Natural Science.  You can hear the live version of “The Spirit of Radio” from the set here:

Rush, ‘Permanent Waves’ 40th Anniversary Track Listing

Disc 1
1. “The Spirit of Radio”
2. “Freewill”
3. “Jacob’s Ladder”
4. “Entre Nous”
5. “Different Strings”
6. “Natural Science”

Disc 2
1. “Beneath, Between & Behind” (Live in Manchester)
2.” By-Tor & the Snow Dog” (Live in London)
3. “Xanadu” (Live in London)
4. “The Spirit of Radio” (Live in Manchester)
5. “Natural Science” (Live in Manchester)
6. “The Trees” (Live in Manchester)
7. “Cygnus X-1” (Live in London)
8. “Cygnus X-1 Book II” (Live in London)
9. “Closer to the Heart” (Live in Manchester)
10. “Jacob’s Ladder” (Live in Missouri)
11. “Freewill” (Live in London)

LP1: Permanent Waves – 2015 remaster
1. The Spirit Of Radio
2. Freewill
3. Jacob’s Ladder
4. Entre Nous
5. Different Strings
6. Natural Science

LP2: Permanent Waves 1980 World Tour
1. Beneath, Between & Behind (Live in Manchester)
2. By-Tor & The Snow Dog (Live in London)
3. Xanadu (Live in London)
4. The Spirit Of Radio (Live in Manchester)
5. Natural Science (Live in Manchester)
6. A Passage To Bangkok (Live in Manchester)
7. The Trees (Live in Manchester)

LP3: Permanent Waves 1980 World Tour
1. Cygnus X-1 (Live in London)
2. Cygnus X-1 Book II (Live in London)
3. Closer To The Heart (Live in Manchester)
4. Jacob’s Ladder (Live in Missouri)
5. Freewill (Live in London)

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