Rush - Hemispheres

Rush - Hemispheres

  • Artist: Rush
  • Name: Hemispheres
  • Genre: Rock
  • Size: 789 mb
  • Quality:FLAC, MP3
  • Label: Mercury ‎– P2-22547
    Type: CD, Album, Club Edition, Reissue
    Country: US
    Date of released:
    Category: Rock
    Style: Prog Rock, Classic Rock


    Cygnus X-1 Book II: Hemispheres (18:05)
    1-I Prelude 4:27
    1-II Apollo/Dionysus 4:36
    1-III Armageddon 2:55
    1-IV Cygnus 5:01
    1-V The Sphere 1:02
    2 Circumstances 3:44
    3 The Trees 4:45
    4 La Villa Strangiato 9:35

    Companies, etc.

    • Phonographic Copyright (p) – PolyGram Records, Inc.
    • Copyright (c) – PolyGram Records, Inc.
    • Copyright (c) – Core Music Publishing
    • Published By – Core Music Publishing
    • Manufactured By – Polygram Records
    • Marketed By – Polygram Records
    • Recorded At – Rockfield Studios
    • Recorded At – Advision Studios
    • Mixed At – Trident Studios
    • Mastered At – Trident Studios
    • Mastered At – Masterdisk
    • Glass Mastered At – DADC – DIDX-010957


    • Art Direction – Bob King
    • Art Direction, Design [Graphics] – Hugh Syme
    • Bass Guitar, Synthesizer [Mini-moog, Taurus Pedals, Oberheim Polyphonic], Vocals – Geddy Lee
    • Drums, Timpani [Tympani], Bells [Orchestra, Bell Tree], Temple Block, Wind Chimes, Cowbell, Gong, Crotales – Neil Peart
    • Electric Guitar [Six And Twelve String], Acoustic Guitar [Six And Twelve String], Guitar [Classical], Synthesizer [Roland Guitar Synthesizer, Taurus Pedals] – Alex Lifeson
    • Engineer [Mix Assistance] – John Brand
    • Engineer [Mix] – Terry Brown
    • Engineer [Recording] – Pat Moran
    • Engineer [Vocals] – Declan O'Doherty
    • Lyrics By – Peart* (tracks: 1 to 3)
    • Mastered By – Ray Staff
    • Music By – Lifeson*, Lee*, Peart* (tracks: 4)
    • Photography [Cover] – Yosh Inouye
    • Producer, Arranged By – Rush, Terry Brown
    • Technician [Tape Operator At Trident] – Mike Donegani*, Reno Ruocco, Simon Hilliard


    Compared to Hemispheres this edition has no SID codes, a different CD matrix and 'CRC' printed on the CD face.

    Track 1 sections as listed on the CD face and rear tray card.
    CD booklet lists different sections for track 1 inside, as follows:

    1-I: Prelude
    1-II: Apollo Bringer Of Wisdom
    1-III: Dionysus Bringer Of Love
    1-IV: Armageddon The Battle Of Heart And Mind
    1-V: Cygnus Bringer Of Balance
    1-VI: The Sphere A Kind Of Dream

    Track 4 name elaborated in the CD booklet as:

    La Villa Strangiato (An exercise in Self-Indulgence)
    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

    Recorded at Rockfield Studios, Wales, during June and July 1978. Vocals recorded at Advision Studios, London. Mixed at Trident Studios, Soho, London, August 1978.
    Mastered at Trident.

    CD Mastered at Masterdisk, N.Y.C.

    Manufactured and Marketed by PolyGram Records
    ℗ 1978 PolyGram Records, Inc.
    © 1978 PolyGram Records, Inc.
    Made and Printed in U.S.A.

    DIDY 010957

    Barcode and Other Identifiers

    • Barcode (Text): 0 20831 - 4249 - 2 37
    • Matrix / Runout: DIDX-010957 1
    • Mastering SID Code: none
    • Mould SID Code: none
    • Other (SPARS code): AAD
    • Other (printed on CD face and inlay): CRC
    • Other (printed on CD face): DIDY 010957
    • Other (printed on booklet and inlay): 0501

    Other versions

    Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
    ANR-1-1014 Rush Hemispheres ‎(LP, Album) Anthem ANR-1-1014 Canada 1978
    4AN-1-1014 Rush Hemispheres ‎(Cass, Album, Dol) Anthem 4AN-1-1014 Canada 1978
    SPE-002 Rush Special 12" Disc Taken From Rush 'Hemispheres' Album ‎(LP, Promo) Anthem SPE-002 Canada 1978
    822 547-2 M-1 Rush Hemispheres ‎(CD, Album, RE, Pol) Mercury 822 547-2 M-1 US 1989
    AMCY-2294 Rush Hemispheres ‎(CD, Album, Promo, RE) Atlantic AMCY-2294 Japan 1997