According to the RUSH
fan site RushIsABand.com
, Audio Fidelity
will release an SACD (Super Audio CD) version of RUSH
's 1993 album "Counterparts"
in December, as well as an SACD of YES
' "Close To The Edge"
LP. These will be the company's first SACD releases in over 10 years. "Counterparts"
's fifteenth studio album. It became the band's highest-charting album in the U.S., peaking at No. 2 on The Billboard 200.
The lyrics of "Counterparts"
continue the trends of "Roll The Bones"
, with dark and emotional themes being the primary focus. Some songs are "heavy"-sounding tracks like "Animate"
and "Stick it Out"
, which topped the Mainstream Rock Tracks for four weeks in late 1993, becoming the band's fifth single to do so. "Leave That Thing Alone"
earned a Grammy
nomination for "Best Instrumental".