|Rush to Release 30th Anniversary Tour DVD Package|
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|Written by AVRev.com|
|Wednesday, 02 November 2005|
Rush is following up its top selling 2003 DVD “Rush in Rio” with “Rush - R30”, a 30th Anniversary World tour live in-concert DVD. The U.S. and Canada release date is set for November 22nd.
The DVD celebrates the 30th Anniversary World Tour. The concert was filmed with 14 hi-definition cameras in 16x9 widescreen format at the Festhalle, Frankfurt Germany on September 24, 2004.
The DVD will be released in two different packs. The 2 DVD Package will include the Frankfurt concert on disc one (mixed in dts and Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround Sound); while the second DVD disc will include rare and classic performance footage from the late seventies to the Tsunami relief benefit concert in 2005 along with interview footage culled from the last three decades. The Deluxe Edition will include two CDs in addition to the aforementioned two DVD discs. The two bonus CDs feature the soundtrack from the Frankfurt concert DVD (CDs will not be sold separately). The Deluxe Edition will also include two limited edition RUSH guitar picks and a souvenir backstage pass.
The audio only version will be available via Anthem/Atlantic Records on all digital download services.