Sebastian Bach, Deep Purple’s Steve Morse & many more contributing to Rush tribute album

Sebastian Bach, Deep Purple’s Steve Morse & many more contributing to Rush tribute album
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Ex-Skid Row frontman Sebastian Bach and longtime Deep Purple guitarist Steve Morse are among many artists taking part in an upcoming tribute album to Rush.

The two-disc compilation, aptly titled An All-Star Tribute to Rush, will be released June 24. It consists of 27 covers of Rush classics, including “Closer to the Heart,” “Tom Sawyer,” “Limelight,” “Fly by Night,” “The Spirit of Radio,” “Subdivisions” and “YYZ.”

Other artists participating include Kip Winger, Great White‘s Jack Russell, Mr. Big‘s Eric Martin, former Ozzy Osbourne guitarist Jake E. Lee, Dokken‘s George Lynch, Zebra‘s Randy Jackson, Slaughter‘s Mark Slaughter, Testament‘s Alex Skolnick, and Dream Theater members James LaBrie and John Petrucci. Additionally, the album features late Warrant vocalist Jani Lane on two tracks.

If that’s not enough Rush tributes for you, Anthrax drummer Charlie Benante is releasing his own Rush covers EP, which will be available this Saturday as part of Record Store Day.

Here’s the full track list of An All-Star Tribute to Rush:

Disc 1
“Working Man” — Sebastian Bach & Jake E. Lee
“By-Tor and the Snow Dog” — James LaBrie & John Petrucci
“Analog Kid” — Sebastian Bach & John Petrucci
“The Trees” — Mike Baker & Brendt Allman
“La Villa Strangiato” — Steve Morse
“Mission” — Eric Martin
“Anthem” — Mark Slaughter & George Lynch
“Jacob’s Ladder” — Sebastian Bach & John Petrucci
“Closer to the Heart” — Fates Warning
“Natural Science” — Devin Townsend
“YYZ” — James Murphy
“Red Barchetta” — James LaBrie
“Freewill” — Gregoor van der Loo
“Tom Sawyer” — Alex Skolnick Trio

Disc 2
“Distant Early Warning” — Randy Jackson
“Lakeside Park” — Sebastian Bach
“Limelight” — Kip Winger
“Subdivisions” — Randy Jackson
“Different Strings” — Robert Berry
“Tom Sawyer” — Sebastian Bach
“Bastille Day” — Jani Lane & Alex Skolnick
“A Farewell to Kings” — Randy Jackson
“Spirit of the Radio” — Kip Winger
“2112 Overture/Temples of Syrinx” — Jani Lane & Vinnie Moore
“New World Man” — Robert Berry
“Fly by Night” — Sal Marrano
“Force Ten” — Robert Berry

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