Rush celebrate 40 years of Moving Pictures with new Super Deluxe Edition, including liner notes from Kim Thayil, Les Claypool and Bill Kelliher

Rush performing in 1981
Alex Lifeson and Geddy Lee of Rush performing in 1981 (Image credit: Fin Costello / Getty)

Rush will celebrate the 40th anniversary of eighth studio album Moving Pictures by releasing an array of expanded reissue editions on April 15.

Moving Pictures, produced by the band and Terry Brown, was the album that gave us tracks like Tom Sawyer, Limelight and famed instrumental YYZ. It remains the band’s highest-selling album in the US.

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Matt Parker
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Matt is Features Editor for Before that he spent 10 years as a freelance music journalist, interviewing artists for the likes of Total Guitar, Guitarist, Guitar World, MusicRadar,, DJ Mag and Electronic Sound. In 2020, he launched, which aims to share the ideas that make creative lifestyles more sustainable. He plays guitar, but should not be allowed near your delay pedals.