Rush: A show of hands VHS. The video comprises an entirely different recording to this of the 2LP
A Show of Hands = Video by Rush
Released: 1989 (VHS)
Genre: Progressive rock, hard rock
Length: 90 min.
Label: Anthem / PolyGram
Director: Larry Jordan
Producer: Len Epand, John Diaz
A Show of Hands is a concert film released on videocassette, by the Canadian hard rock band Rush. It documents a live concert performance by the band on their 1988 Hold Your Fire Tour. In 1989, the band released an audio album of the same name on vinyl LP. The video comprises an entirely different recording, and features a different track list.
The video cassette version was the original format of release, in 1989 & currently out-of-print.
The concert footage documented in A Show of Hands was filmed in Birmingham, UK.
“The Big Money”
“Turn the Page”
“Closer to the Heart”
“Red Sector A”
“The Rhythm Method” (drum solo)
“The Spirit of Radio”
“2112 Overture”/”The Temples of Syrinx”/”La Villa Strangiato”/”In The Mood”
Geddy Lee: bass guitar, synthesizers, vocals
Alex Lifeson: guitars, synthesizers, backing vocals
Neil Peart: acoustic and electronic percussion