Rush ‎– Fly By Night

Mercury ‎– SRM-1-1023
Vinyl, LP, Album, Terre Haute Pressing


A1 Anthem 4:10
A2 Best I Can 3:24
A3 Beneath, Between & Behind 3:00
By-Tor & The Snow Dog (8:57)
A4.1 At The Tobes Of Hades
A4.2 Across The Styx
A4.3 The Battle
A4.4 Epilogue
B1 Fly By Night 3:20
B2 Making Memories 2:56
B3 Rivendell 5:00
B4 In The End 6:51

Companies, etc.


  • Arranged ByRush, Terry Brown
  • Artwork By – AGI, Chicago, Eraldo Carugati, Jim Ladwig, Joe Kotleba
  • Bass, Guitar [Classical], VocalsGeddy Lee
  • Drums, PercussionNeil Peart
  • EngineerJohn Woloschuk, Terry Brown
  • GuitarAlex Lifeson
  • Mastered ByGilbert Kong
  • Photography – Richard Fegley
  • ProducerRush, Terry Brown
  • Written By – Lee (tracks: A1), Lee/Lifeson/Peart (tracks: A1, A4, B2), Lee/Peart (tracks: B1, B3, B4), Lifeson/Peart (tracks: A3)
  • Written-ByLifeson* (tracks: A1, A3, A4, B2), Lee* (tracks: A1, A2, A4 to B4), Peart* (tracks: A1, A3 to B4)


Original 1975 Terre Haute pressing cut by Gilbert Kong.

Track A4 ends in a locked groove.

Matrix number order:
Side A:
SRM-1-1023-A-CT2 /T is clockwise starting from 1 o'clock
Λ 21 MASTERDISK G.K. counterclockwise starting from 7.30 o'clock.

Side B:
SRM-1-1023-B-CT2 \T clockwise from 12.30 o'clock.
Λ 4 MASTERDISK G.K. counterclockwise from 7 o'clock.

Recorded and mixed at Toronto Sound Studios, Toronto, Canada.
Mastered at Masterdisk, New York.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A [Variant 1]): SRM-1-1023-A-CT2 /T MASTERDISK G.K. Λ 21
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B [Variant 1]): SRM-1-1023-B-CT2 \T MASTERDISK G.K. Λ 4
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A [Variant 2]): SRM-1-1023-A-CT1 \T MASTERDISK G.K. D.
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B [Variant 2]): SRM-1-1023-B-CT2 \T MASTERDISK G.K. Λ
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A [Variant 3]): SRM-1-1023-A-CT1 \T MASTERDISK G.K. E
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B [Variant 3]): SRM-1-1023-B-CT7 \T MASTERDISK G.K. B
  • Rights Society: ASCAP
  • Rights Society: CAPAC

Other Versions (5 of 143) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
SRM-1-1023, SRM 1-1023 Rush Fly By Night(LP, Album) Mercury, Mercury SRM-1-1023, SRM 1-1023 Canada 1975 Sell This Version
ANC-1002 Rush Fly By Night(Cass, Album, RE, Dol) Anthem (5) ANC-1002 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
MCR4-1-1023 Rush Fly By Night(Cass, Album, Pap) Mercury MCR4-1-1023 US 1977 Sell This Version
822 542-4 M-1 Rush Fly By Night(Cass, Album, RE, Dol) Mercury 822 542-4 M-1 US Unknown Sell This Version
534 624-2 Rush Fly By Night(CD, Album, RE, RM, RP, Son) Anthem (5), Mercury 534 624-2 Europe Unknown Sell This Version