RUSH To Receive Honorary Degree From Ontario's Nipissing University

RUSH To Receive Honorary Degree From Ontario's Nipissing University

North Bay, Ontario, Canada's Nipissing University will bestow honorary degrees to all three members of RUSH, along with six other Canadians, as the university celebrates the 2014 graduating class next week. Geddy Lee, Neil Peart and Alex Lifeson will receive Nipissing's first-ever honorary Doctorate Of Music on June 12 at 2 p.m.

"Rush: Clockwork Angels Tour" was released via Anthem/Roadrunner Records in November. Anthem/Zoe Vision/Rounder simultaneously released the companion DVD.

"Rush: Clockwork Angels Tour" was filmed and recorded in November 2012 at the American Airlines Arena in Dallas, Texas, during RUSH's highly successful "Clockwork Angels" tour. The eleven month-marathon world tour crossed North America twice and ventured overseas to Europe in support of the band's acclaimed 2012 studio release "Clockwork Angels".

"Rush: Clockwork Angels Tour" came on the heels of Anthem/Atlantic's September 2013 release of "Vapor Trails Remixed", a newly remixed version of the band's 2002 album "Vapor Trails" and 7-disc boxed set "The Studio Albums 1989-2007", which features every studio album RUSH recorded for Atlantic Records.

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