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#1 Earthshine

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Posted 17 June 2012 - 11:02 PM

Just wondering when everyone saw Rush for the first time? Really curious if anyone here saw them with the late, great John Rutsey or on Neil's first tour with the band.

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Posted 17 June 2012 - 11:07 PM

92 or 93, RtB tour in Detroit.  

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Posted 17 June 2012 - 11:51 PM

March 15th,1980, Cow palace S.F.     .38 Special opened for them

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Posted 17 June 2012 - 11:57 PM

Power Windows tour, Jan. 30, 1986, Cow Palace, San Francisco, Steve Morse opening.

We were in the total nosebleed section, um, "wreathed in smoke."  

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Posted 18 June 2012 - 12:02 AM

12-16-85 Capitol Center Largo MD

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Posted 18 June 2012 - 01:47 AM

Age 6. Test 4 Echo tour, Ice Palace, Tampa.

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Posted 18 June 2012 - 03:13 AM

Showing my age now but,hammersmith odeon may 1979 max Webster opened(same day as my beloved Brighton and hove albion were promoted to the first division),what a day.

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Posted 18 June 2012 - 04:38 AM

Broome County Arena in the spring of 1985 with BOC opening.

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Posted 18 June 2012 - 05:34 AM

time machine tour

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Posted 18 June 2012 - 06:05 AM

The New World Tour, 1982.

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Posted 18 June 2012 - 06:07 AM

QUOTE (greg2112 @ Jun 18 2012, 08:05 PM)
The New World Tour, 1982.

Same. But I saw them when they came around my town in early '83

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Posted 18 June 2012 - 09:52 AM

September 1977. biggrin.gif  2.gif  

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Posted 18 June 2012 - 09:59 AM

Mine was 16th row  on the Moving Pictures tour May of 1981 Madison Square Garden  

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Posted 18 June 2012 - 09:59 AM

QUOTE (troutman @ Jun 18 2012, 09:52 AM)
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I remeber when you told me that , i was all ohmy.gif  

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Posted 18 June 2012 - 10:04 AM

1996.

The second night of the T4E tour. We were one of the few shows that got Time & Motion new_thumbsupsmileyanim.gif  

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Posted 18 June 2012 - 10:11 AM

Presto at Cal Expo in Sacramento.

I think it was 1991.

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Posted 18 June 2012 - 10:27 AM

Well...I became a fan of the band just as they were finishing off their TFE tour, so my first show didn't come until...

Vapor Trails Tour
Molson Amptheatre -  Toronto
Wednesday July 17, 2002

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Posted 18 June 2012 - 10:28 AM

QUOTE (troutman @ Jun 18 2012, 10:52 AM)
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CRAZY...but AWESOME!  1022.gif  

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Posted 18 June 2012 - 10:30 AM

March 11, 1981, Market Square Arena, Indianapolis IN.

Moving Pictures tour.

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Posted 18 June 2012 - 10:35 AM

RTB:
June 27, 1992           Alpine Valley Music Theatre. East Troy, Wisconsin (Mr. Big)




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