Rush ‎– Hemispheres (1978)

Hemispheres is the sixth studio album by Canadian maximalist hard-rock trio Rush, released in 1978 on Anthem/Mercury.

A1. “Cygnus X-1 Book II: Hemispheres” (18:08)
—I. “Prelude”
—II. “Apollo (Bringer of Wisdom)”
—III. “Dionysus (Bringer of Love)”
—IV. “Armageddon (The Battle of Heart and Mind)”
—V. “Cygnus (Bringer of Balance)”
—VI. “The Sphere (A Kind of Dream)”
B1. “Circumstances” (3:42)
B2. “The Trees” (4:46)
B3. “La Villa Strangiato (An Exercise in Self-Indulgence)” (9:35)
—I. “Buenos Nochas, Mein Froinds!”
—II. “To Sleep, Perchance to Dream…”
—III. “Strangiato Theme”
—IV. “A Lerxst in Wonderland”
—V. “Monsters!”
—VI. “The Ghost of the Aragon”
—VII. “Danforth and Pape”
—VIII. “The Waltz of the Shreves”
—IX. “Never Turn Your Back on a Monster!”
—X. “Monsters! (Reprise)”
—XI. “Strangiato Theme (Reprise)”
—XII. “A Farewell to Things”

Alex Lifeson – 6- and 12-string electric and acoustic guitars, classical guitar, Roland guitar synthesizer, Moog Taurus pedals
Neil Peart – drums, orchestra bells, bell tree, tympani, gong, cowbells, temple blocks, wind chimes, crotales
Geddy Lee – bass guitar, Minimoog synthesizer, Oberheim polyphonic synthesizer, Moog Taurus pedals, vocals

Terry Brown – production, arrangement, mixing at Trident Studios

Artist/Album Pages:

Chris Rea - Whatever Happened to Benny Santini? (1978)
Whatever Happened to Benny Santini? is the debut album by English singer/songwriter Chris Rea, relea...
Sally Oldfield - Water Bearer (1978)
Water Bearer is the debut solo album by Sally Oldfield, released in 1978 on Bronze. Tracklist:...
The Muffins ‎– Manna/Mirage (1978)
Manna/Mirage is an album by American avant-garde/jazz-rockers The Muffins, released in 1978 on Rando...
Dire Straits ‎– Dire Straits (1978)
Dire Straits is the debut album by the namesake English roots-rock band, released in 1978 on Vertigo...
Eno, Moebius, Roedelius ‎– After the Heat (1978)
After the Heat is the second of two collaborative albums between English art-rocker Brian Eno and Ge...
Ambrosia ‎– Life Beyond L.A. (1978)
Life Beyond L.A. is the third album by American art-rockers Ambrosia, released in 1978 on Warner Bro...
Wilding / Bonus ‎– Pleasure Signals (1978)
Pleasure Signals is a jazz-rock collaborative effort between flutist Danny Wilding and guitarist Pet...
Rush was a Canadian maximalist hard-rock trio from Toronto, Ontario, that was active for nearly five...
Synergy ‎– Cords (1978)
Cords is the third album recorded by American electronic musician Larry Fast under the moniker Syner...
Don Mock ‎– Mock One (1978)
Mock One is an album by American jazz-rock guitarist/composer Don Mock, released in 1978 on Wolf Rec...
Jade Warrior ‎– Way of the Sun (1978)
Way of the Sun is the seventh chronological album by English instrumental/exotica combo Jade Warrior...
Kayak ‎– Phantom of the Night (1978)
Phantom of the Night is the sixth album by Dutch art-pop band Kayak, released in 1978 on Vertigo/Jan...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *