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A Farewell To Kings
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Category: Prog Rock
Label: Polygram Records
Catalog Number: 822 546-2 M-1
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Geddy Lee vocals, bass, mini moog|
Alex Lifeson electric & acoustic guitars
Neil Peart drums
|1. ||A Farewell To Kings ||5:51|
|2. ||Xanadu ||11:08|
|3. ||Closer To The Heart ||2:53|
|4. ||Cinderella Man ||4:21|
|5. ||Madrigal ||2:35|
|6. ||Cygnus X-1 ||10:25|
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|Total Running Time:|| 37:13|
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Existing comments about this CD
||Date: January 15, 2004 at 20:31|
|Not so sure why,but this album sort of got ignored but this is my second favorite Rush album of all time
||Date: January 16, 2004 at 22:43|
|Super ... Rush , but Cygnus X-1 is a pain to listen to !
||Date: February 22, 2004 at 5:42|
|My favourite Rush album. An awesome classic.
||Date: March 5, 2004 at 4:53|
|Perfect 10- this & 'PermanentWaves' are the quintessant RUSH! So much more- but these were complete. This, the culmination of Rush, Fly By Night, Caress of Steel & 2112 respectively, side-stepping the sequil & onto other said classic- A Farewell To Kings is nothing short of anything. The Best Balance of everything..,can't word IT like I mean IT but from Madrigal & Cinderella Man to the epics- Xanadu & Cygnus X-1 & even a HIT!!!!- Closer To The Heart. Rush are The singular-most hard, progressive
||Date: May 7, 2004 at 15:24|
|RUSH's best overall album, which is saying a lot. A perfect mix of their heavy prog leanings with their majestic metal. Xanadu is the quintessential rUSA song in this respect. A must have!
||Date: July 25, 2004 at 21:29|
|To quote sinner, this is quintessential Rush that is a must own. The heavy prog leanings of '2112' are evident here again. "Closer To The Heart", "Cygnus X-1" and "Xanadu" are all awesome in their own right. This is essential Rush, and every prog-head must own. Fantastic stuff indeed.
||Date: December 3, 2004 at 11:32|
|How do you possibly follow up after 2112? With this one, of course. Excellent endeavor, a true classic masterpiece for all time.
||Date: December 13, 2004 at 4:34|
|One small step for you to buy this album, which was possibly the greatest big step for RUSH at that time. A milestone anyway.
|From: rick kerch vzla
||Date: February 8, 2016 at 10:26|
|Ummm...not my cup of tea at all ..."Closer To The Heart" is the best cut and one of the band's all time classics,a nice and moody song...tracks 4 & 6 are also good ones but nothing out of the extraordinaire IMHO.55/100
||Date: February 11, 2016 at 13:51|
|"55 out of 100?" Wow, this a great album. '70's RUSH is simply fantastic stuff.
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