orangeleader.com (Orange, Texas)

December 3, 2012

Rush concludes 2012 tour in style in Houston

Tommy Mann Jr.
The Orange Leader

HOUSTON — Canadian rock band Rush, featuring bassist Geddy Lee, guitarist Alex Lifeson, and drummer Neil Peart, closed out its 2012 tour with a show at the Toyota Center in Houston.

The band, which is touring in support of its new album, “Clockwork Angels,” is shown performing the song “Caravan” from that disc. The band also performed classic material such as “Subdivisions,” “Big Money,” “YYZ,” “Tom Sawyer” and an abbreviated, but impressive version of selections from “2112.”

The setlist:

SET 1

Subdivisions

Big Money

Force 10

Grand Designs

Limelight

Territories

Analog Kid

Bravado

Where’s My Thing

Far Cry



INTERMISSION



SET 2


Caravan

Clockwork Angels

The Anarchist

Carnies

The Wreckers

Headlong Flight/drum solo

Halo Effect

7 Cities of Gold

The Garden

Dreamline

Red Sector A

YYZ

Spirit of Radio

Tom Sawyer (encore)

2112 (encore)