28 November 1976 - Selland Arena, Fresno, California [Audio - Audience]

By-Tor X-1

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Track Listing:

01 - Bastille Day
02 - Anthem
03 - 2112
04 - Lakeside Park
05 - Working Man
06 - Finding My Way
07 - Working Man (Reprise)
08 - Drum Solo
09 - Fly By Night
10 - In The Mood

This is an interesting performance, particularly due to Lakeside Park being played after 2112 rather than preceding 2112 as it usually would.
The setlist here is fairly short due to Rush being an opening act during this performance.
This is an incredible audience recording, making it one of the best from this tour, which could almost be mistaken for a soundboard at times.
This version is sourced directly from the master tape itself, and thus is by far the best version of this recording you'll find.

Bootleg Titles:
Another World A Stage, Discoveries, Fresno Mood, Rediscovered, The Work Of Gifted Hands, Wonders Of The World




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This seems to be the earliest recording in which Geddy uses the Moog Taurus Pedals on Lakeside Park. The Capitol Theater video from two weeks later clearly shows the Taurus unit and you can see Geddy using it to generate the synth sounds during the quiet parts of the song. Adding the Taurus rig was an important evolutionary step for Rush, and this great recording captures that moment nicely.