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March 26, 2007

Renowned rock trio RUSH arepleased to announce their Snakes & Arrows World Tour. The tour will kickoff in North America on June 13th at Atlanta’s HiFi Buys Amphitheatre andwill visit over 45 cities throughout the United States and Canada beforetraveling to the UK and Europe.

Tickets will go on sale beginning Saturday, March 31 in a majority oftour markets. The balance of performances will go on-sale over the next fewweeks. See attached itinerary for complete tour schedule & on-sale details.Additional information is also available at and

The tour will support the band’s upcoming album “Snakes & Arrows”(Anthem/Atlantic Records), RUSH’s first album of original material innearly five years. Due May 1st “Snakes & Arrows” was recorded in the fallof 2006 with Grammy Award-winner Nick Raskulinecz (Foo Fighters, VelvetRevolver) and RUSH co-producing. The album’s recently released firstsingle, “Far Cry,” was the #1 most added song at rock radio and already Top10 on the rock radio charts with airplay on over 100 stations in the U.S.

Since releasing its self-titled debut album in 1974, RUSH has beenuniversally regarded as one of the most inventive and exciting groups inrock, famed for virtuoso musicianship, epic soundscapes, and dramaticlyricism. The band’s extraordinary body of work — which includes suchacclaimed works as 1976’s “2112,” 1981’s “MOVING PICTURES,” 1996’s “TESTFOR ECHO,” and 2002’s “VAPOR TRAILS” — has achieved worldwide salesexceeding 35 million units.

Fans will experience the technical virtuosity and hard-rockingcompositions they have come to expect from RUSH members, Geddy Lee, AlexLifeson, and Neil Peart.


13-June Atlanta, GA HiFi Buys Amphitheatre
15-June West Palm Beach, FL Sound Advice Amphitheatre
16-June Tampa, FL Ford Amphitheatre
18-June Charlotte, NC Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
20-June Raleigh, NC Walnut Creek Amphitheatre
22-June Virginia Beach, VA Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
23-June Bristow, VA Nissan Pavilion
25-June Pittsburgh, PA Post-Gazette Pavilion
27-June Boston, MA Tweeter Center
29-June Scranton, PA Toyota Pavilion
30-June Saratoga Springs, NY SPAC

2-July Wantagh, NY Nikon at Jones Beach Theater
4-July Buffalo, NY Darien Lake
6-July Camden, NJ Tweeter Center
8-July Holmdel, NJ PNC Bank Arts Center
9-July Uncasville, CT Mohegan Sun Arena
18-July Calgary, AB Pengrowth Saddledome
20-July Seattle, WA White River Amphitheatre
21-July Portland, OR The Amphitheatre at Clark County
23-July Los Angeles, CA Hollywood Bowl
25-July Irvine, CA Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
27-July Phoenix, AZ Cricket Pavilion
28-July Las Vegas, NV MGM Grand Garden Arena
30-July San Diego, CA Coors Amphitheatre

1-Aug. San Francisco, CA Shoreline Amphitheatre
3-Aug. Concord, CA Sleep Train Pavilion
4-Aug. Sacramento, CA Sleep Train Amphitheatre
6-Aug. Salt Lake City, UT USANA Amphitheatre
8-Aug. Denver, CO Red Rocks Amphitheatre
11-Aug. Dallas, TX Smirnoff Music Centre
12-Aug. San Antonio, TX Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
14-Aug. Houston, TX Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
23-Aug. Kansas City, MO Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
24-Aug. St. Louis, MO Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
26-Aug. Indianapolis, IN Verizon Wireless Music Center
28-Aug. Detroit, MI DTE Energy Music Theatre
30-Aug. Cleveland, OH Blossom Music Centre

1-Sept. Cincinnati, OH Riverbend Music Center
2-Sept. Columbus, OH Germain Amphitheater
6-Sept. Milwaukee, WI Marcus Amphitheater
8-Sept. Chicago, IL First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
9-Sept. St. Paul, MN Xcel Energy Center
12-Sept. London, ON John Labatt Centre
14-Sept. Quebec City, PQ Colisee de Quebec
15-Sept. Montreal, PQ Bell Centre
19-Sept. Toronto, ON Air Canada Centre
21-Sept. Ottawa, ON ScotiaBank Place

3-Oct. Glasgow, Scotland SECC
5-Oct. Newcastle, England Metro Radio Arena
6-Oct. Sheffield, England Hallam FM Arena
9-Oct. London, England Wembley Arena
10-Oct. London, England Wembley Arena
11-Oct. Birmingham, England NEC Arena
14-Oct. Manchester, England MEN Arena
16-Oct. Rotterdam, Netherlands Ahoy
17-Oct. Rotterdam, Netherlands Ahoy
19-Oct. Oberhausen, Germany Arena
21-Oct. Mannheim, Germany SAP Arena
23-Oct. Milan, Italy Forum Arena
26-Oct. Oslo, Norway Spektrum
27-Oct. Stockholm, Sweden Globe Arena
29-Oct. Helsinki, Finland Hartwell Arena

Check local listings for ticket information and on-sale times. Additional city and venue information to be announced. For complete tour & ticket information and more visit:

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