Rush Coming To Big Screens This Summer
Rush fans will get to see the band this summer – but this time, it'll be at the movies.
Advertised as the band's “First Annual Exercise in Fan Indulgence," Rush has announced a one-day-only screening (on Aug. 21) of Rush: Cinema Strangiato 2019.
The film reportedly features assorted live performance and behind-the-scenes footage from the band's last tour, R40, in 2015.
Cinema Strangiato 2019 also features interviews with notable Rush fans like Tom Morello, Billy Corgan and Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins. There's also a new interview with bassist and front man Geddy Lee, who discusses his recent book dedicated to the history of the bass guitar.
"I'm excited for fans to see some new clips from out R40 tour, but also a peek behind the scenes of making the Big Beautiful Book of Bass," Lee told Billboard.
Cinema Strangiato isn't the only new Rush product coming this year. The band is also releasing a book, Rush: Wandering the Face of the Earth, chronicling its 40 some years on the road. It’s It’s due out Oct. 29.
Original article by Andrew Magnotta at iHeartRadio