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    Posted: May 15 2012 at 02:15
Apologies if this has already been announced, but a bit busy at the moment & just want to get this posted:

Finally Rush put me out of my misery & announce UK dates:

May 22nd 2013 - Manchester Arena
May 24th 2013 - London, O2 Arena
May 26th 2013 - Birmingham, LG Arena
May 28th 2013 - Sheffield, Motorpoint Arena
May 30th 2013 - Glasgow, SECC

If anyone's interested, Planet Rock are doing a 24 hour pre-sale as from tomorrow @ 9:am:

Rush 24 hour pre sale

Me happy

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Jim Garten Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 16 2012 at 04:04
Sorry - bit of a mix up on dates - the presale begins on 17th May, not today...

...pricey, too

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Blacksword Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 16 2012 at 09:59
Thanks for heads up, Jim. I may try and make this one.

I'll try and get in early. I've always had sh*t seats when I've seen Rush, and the sound has always been dreadful. I think where you sit may have some bearing on this.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote lazland Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 16 2012 at 13:46
No WalesAngry

Still, tempted, tempted, tempted..........

Although, it is a bit of a pain paying for tickets to a gig you have to wait a year to get to!


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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote GoldenGod2112 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 16 2012 at 20:41
Yeah they are pricey here too. Now I'm not sure if I will go.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Catcher10 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 16 2012 at 23:36
Originally posted by lazland lazland wrote:

No WalesAngry

Still, tempted, tempted, tempted..........

Although, it is a bit of a pain paying for tickets to a gig you have to wait a year to get to!
 
Now Lazy...what did I tell you the last time?? You better go...the boyz are getting long in the tooth and not many of these tours left.
It is WELL WORTH the money, you know that! One of the most brilliant shows you will see.......
 
Don't miss it!
 
Based on other concerts its not that much more....I think I paid US95ea for 4 tixs for the family.

   

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Jim Garten Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 18 2012 at 06:14
Sorted!

2 x 65 tickets in almost the same place we were sitting last year (so good sound/view then )

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Snow Dog Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 18 2012 at 06:30
^Don't think I'll be going. Ticket prices are high but they have to charge that these days. That's how they earn a living. Birmingham is closer for me but even so............no one to go with really.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote richardh Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 19 2012 at 02:49
I want to hear the album before deciding. Birmingham looks the most attractive. O2 can be a pain as its the 'wrong' side of London for me.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote steve j Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 23 2012 at 12:46
Another Rush tour - brilliant - tickets booked - just one more year to go!
 
How much longer can they go on for? - they can't go on for ever.  For those people who don't like the price, or whatever excuse - this could be the last time.  If you have never seen them, and want to go - choose a central position on an elevated platform at the back - the sound as top notch. 
 
How long did I think for before I booked - probably none.  No question - just go.
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hmmm, in the run up to finals but.... maybe?
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Going to see them at the O2. First time I've seen Rush, a prog rock concert...or a concert in general for that matter. LOL
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote lazland Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 27 2012 at 13:57
Originally posted by geogkrt geogkrt wrote:

Going to see them at the O2. First time I've seen Rush, a prog rock concert...or a concert in general for that matter. LOL

Well have a great time. I know you will love the whole experienceThumbs Up


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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Jim Garten Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 29 2012 at 02:26
Originally posted by geogkrt geogkrt wrote:

Going to see them at the O2. First time I've seen Rush, a prog rock concert...or a concert in general for that matter. LOL


My first ever gig was a punk gig in 1977... you're setting the bar a bit higher for yours

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Thanks for providing tour details of great event. 
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