Rush ‎– Hemispheres

Mercury ‎– 314 534 629-2, Anthem Entertainment ‎– 314 534 629-2 NS01
CD, Album, Reissue, Remastered, Repress


Cygnus X-1 Book II: Hemispheres (18:08)
1-I Prelude 4:29
1-II Apollo Bringer Of Wisdom
1-III Dionysus Bringer Of Love 4:36
1-IV Armageddon The Battle Of Heart And Mind 2:55
1-V Cygnus Bringer Of Balance 5:02
1-VI The Sphere A Kind Of Dream 1:06
2 Circumstances 3:40
3 The Trees 4:42
La Villa Strangiato (An Exercise In Self-Indulgence) (9:34)
4-I Buenos Nochas, Mein Froinds!
4-II To Sleep, Perchance To Dream...
4-III Strangiato Theme
4-IV A Lerxst In Wonderland
4-V Monsters!
4-VI The Ghost Of The Aragon
4-VII Danforth And Pape
4-VIII The Waltz Of The Shreves
4-IX Never Turn Your Back On A Monster!
4-X Monsters! (Reprise)
4-XI Strangiato Theme (Reprise)
4-XII A Farewell To Things

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Released between late 2005 - early 2009. (See pressing plant's profile page: EDC, USA)

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 Gateway Mastering Studios, Portland, Maine.

℗ 1978 Mercury Records
© 1978 Mercury Records
© 1978 Anthem Entertainment
Manufactured and marketed by Mercury Records, a PolyGram company.
Made in the U.S.A.
Printed in the U.S.A.

The record number "314 534 629-2 NS01" can be seen inside the booklet

Management by Ray Danniels , SRO Management Inc., Toronto
Concert Sound by National Sound and Electrosund (U.K.)
Concert Lighting by See Factor
Concert visuals produced by Rush and Nick Prince

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 7 314-534629-2 2
  • Barcode (String): 731453462922
  • Matrix / Runout: [EDC Logo] 314 534 6292 03$ A
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L009
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 0313

Other Versions (5 of 108) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
ANR-1-1014 Rush Hemispheres(LP, Album) Anthem Records (2) ANR-1-1014 Canada 1978 Sell This Version
ANMD 1080 Rush Hemispheres(CD, Album, RE, RM) Anthem Records (2) ANMD 1080 Canada 1997 Sell This Version
822 547-2 M-1 Rush Hemispheres(CD, Album, Club, RP) Mercury 822 547-2 M-1 US Unknown Sell This Version
AMCY-2294 Rush Hemispheres(CD, Album, Promo) East West Japan Inc. AMCY-2294 Japan 1997 Sell This Version
P2-22547 Rush Hemispheres(CD, Album, Club) Mercury P2-22547 US 1986 Sell This Version