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Post by Slaine mac Roth » Tue Jan 11, 2005 6:17 pm

January 12

1978
Played the Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, New York on the 'A Farewell To Kings' Tour.

1979
Played the Civic Center in Springfield, Massachusetts on the 'Hemispheres' Tour.

1980
1,200 fans rioted as tickets went on sale in Detroit.

1986
Played Reunion Arena in Dallas, Texas on the 'Power Windows' Tour
'Do not despise the snake for having no horns, for who is to say it will not become a dragon?'

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Post by Slaine mac Roth » Thu Jan 13, 2005 1:45 pm

January 13

1977
Played an unknown venue in Wichita, Kansas on the 'All The World's A Stage' Tour.

1979
Played The Palladium in New York, New York on the 'Hemispheres' Tour.

1986
Played Reunion Arena in Dallas, Texas on the 'Power Windows' Tour.
'Do not despise the snake for having no horns, for who is to say it will not become a dragon?'

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Post by schuette » Fri Jan 14, 2005 7:32 am

keep going with this slaine...I like it cheers :-D
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Post by Slaine mac Roth » Fri Jan 14, 2005 12:50 pm

January 14

1977
Played the Fairgrounds Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma on the 'All The World's A Stage' Tour.

1978
Played the Veteran's Coliseum in New Haven, Connecticut on the 'A Farewell To Kings' Tour.

1979
Played The Palladium in New York, New York on the 'Hemispheres' Tour.

1988
Played the Hampton Coliseum in Hampton, Virginia on the 'Hold Your Fire' Tour.
'Do not despise the snake for having no horns, for who is to say it will not become a dragon?'

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Post by Slaine mac Roth » Sat Jan 15, 2005 2:36 am

January 15

1977
Played the Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City, Missouri on the 'All The World's A Stage' Tour.

1986
Played The Summit in Houston, Texas on the 'Power Windows' Tour.

1988
Played the Reynolds Coliseum in Raleigh, North Carolina on the 'Hold Your Fire' Tour.

1996
Alex appeared on Rockline promoting the release of 'Victor'.
'Do not despise the snake for having no horns, for who is to say it will not become a dragon?'

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Post by Slaine mac Roth » Sun Jan 16, 2005 3:38 pm

January 16

1977
Played The Pavilion in Tulsa, Oklahoma on the 'All The World's A Stage' Tour.

1979
Played an unknown venue in Allentown, Pennsylvania on the 'Hemispheres' Tour.

1986
Played The Summit in Houston, Texas on the 'Power Windows' Tour.

1988
Played an unknown venue in Nashville, Tennessee on the 'Hold Your Fire' Tour.
'Do not despise the snake for having no horns, for who is to say it will not become a dragon?'

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Post by Slaine mac Roth » Mon Jan 17, 2005 11:09 am

January 17

1979
Played the Capitol Theatre in Passaic, New Jersey on the 'Hemispheres' Tour.

1988
Played the Birmingham-Jefferson Civic Center in Birmingham, Alabama on the 'Hold Your Fire' Tour.

2000
Rush was referenced during an episode of 'Freaks and Geeks', when Lindsay's guidance counselor asked 'have you checked out the new Rush album? I've gotta say it rocks pretty heavily, and that's coming from a guy who's seen Hendrix live.'
'Do not despise the snake for having no horns, for who is to say it will not become a dragon?'

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Post by Mermaid of the Lunar Sea » Mon Jan 17, 2005 2:37 pm

Freaks & Geeks!!! LOVE that show. Such a shame the network couldn't appreciate it. I just bought the whole series on DVD here recently.

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Post by schuette » Tue Jan 18, 2005 8:04 am

never even heard of the show.... :?
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Post by Slaine mac Roth » Tue Jan 18, 2005 12:00 pm

January 18

1977
Played the El Paso Coliseum in El Paso, Texas on the 'All The World's A Stage' Tour.

1978
Played The Checkerdome in St. Louis, Missouri on the 'A Farewell To Kings' Tour.

1986
Played the Erwin Special Events Center in Austin, Texas on the 'Power Windows' Tour.

1992
Played the Pan American Center in Las Cruces, New Mexico on the 'Roll The Bones' Tour.
'Do not despise the snake for having no horns, for who is to say it will not become a dragon?'

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Post by Slaine mac Roth » Wed Jan 19, 2005 11:09 am

January 19

1977
Played the Lubbock Coliseum in Lubbock, Texas on the 'All The World's A Stage' Tour.

1978
Played the Louisville Gardens in Louisville, Kentucky on the 'A Farewell To Kings' Tour.

1979
Played the Pittsburgh Civic Arena in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on the 'Hemispheres' Tour.

1986
Played the Convention Center Arena in San Antonio, Texas on the 'Power Windows' Tour.

1988
Played Reunion Arena in Dallas, Texas on the 'Hold Your Fire' Tour.
'Do not despise the snake for having no horns, for who is to say it will not become a dragon?'

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Post by schuette » Thu Jan 20, 2005 7:52 am

doing a grand job there Slaine :-)
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Post by Slaine mac Roth » Thu Jan 20, 2005 12:20 pm

thanks

January 20

1977
Played the Ector County Coliseum in Odessa, Texas on the 'All The World's A Stage' Tour.

1979
Played the Baltimore Civic Center in Baltimore, Maryland on the 'Hemispheres' Tour.

1980
Played The Forum in Montreal, Quebec on the 'Permanent Waves' Tour.

1992
Played the Sports Arena in San Diego, California on the 'Roll The Bones' Tour.

1999
Geddy and Alex appeared on Rockline.
'Do not despise the snake for having no horns, for who is to say it will not become a dragon?'

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Post by Kares4Rush » Thu Jan 20, 2005 12:23 pm

Slaine mac Roth wrote:January 14

1979
Played The Palladium in New York, New York on the 'Hemispheres' Tour.
YEAH BABY!!!!!


Ah DOO loves dis tread!!!

On On, Slaine!
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Post by Slaine mac Roth » Fri Jan 21, 2005 6:14 pm

January 22

1977
Played the Amarillo Civic Center Auditorium in Amarillo, Texas on the 'All The World's A Stage' Tour.

1980
Played the Palace Theatre in Albany, New York on the 'Permanent Waves' Tour.

1992
Played the Great Western Forum in Los Angeles, California on the 'Roll The Bones' Tour.

1994
Played the Civic Arena in Pensacola, Florida on the 'Counterparts' Tour.

1999
The film 'SLC Punk' was released, with a flashback scene where the two main characters discuss Dungeons and Dragons while listening to 'The Trees'.
'Do not despise the snake for having no horns, for who is to say it will not become a dragon?'

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