FMQB Productions will release a one-hour radio special titled "Inside Rush: Snakes & Arrows Live" featuring an interview with RUSH bassist/vocalist Geddy Lee and guitarist Alex Lifeson. It is due to air on select stations between April 11 and April 15. Hosted by Lou Brutus, "Inside Rush: Snakes & Arrows Live" will also feature the music of RUSH in concert from the upcoming "Snakes & Arrows Live" release. Included in the program are the RUSH classics "Tom Sawyer", "Limelight", "Subdivisions", "Witch Hunt" and "A Passage To Bangkok", as well as the newest RUSH creations "Far Cry" and "Workin' Them Angels".
RUSH will be the featured guests on the nationally syndicated radio show "Rockline", hosted by Bob Coburn, airing Wednesday, April 30 at 11:30 p.m. EST/8:30 p.m. PST. Fans can talk live with RUSH by calling 800-344-ROCK (7625). To find a station near you or to listen to the show live via the Internet, go to www.rocklineradio.com.
RUSH new live two-CD set, "Snakes & Arrows Live", has had its U.S. release date pushed back one week to April 15 from the previously announced April 8.
The 2008 leg of the "Snakes & Arrows" tour will kick off on April 11 in San Juan, Puerto Rico and will conclude July 22 in Atlanta, Georgia.
RUSH's 18th studio album, "Snakes & Arrows", debuted at No. 3 on the Billboard album chart with sales of 93,000 copies. The disc is the first collection of all-new RUSH material since 2002's "Vapor Trails" and the 27th RUSH release to make the Billboard album chart. The band's chart peak was in 1993, when "Counterparts" debuted at No. 2.