As most fans know, the release of Rush's latest studio album Clockwork Angels was available in a special collector's edition (or Fan Pack Edition) from Classic Rock Magazine; the United Kingdom's premiere rock magazine. The Fan Pack edition of Clockwork Angels included a fantastic 132-page magazine containing thirteen separate articles on Rush and over 100 photos of the band spanning their entire career. The Fan Pack also included the Clockwork Angels CD in a special hard-bound binding, two posters and a key chain. Though largely sold-out, some Fan Pack versions of Clockwork Angels are still available.
For those who didn't have the opportunity to purchase the Fan Pack, you can now read the entire Classic Rock Presents: Rush - Clockwork Angels Special magazine online - complete with every photo. The contents of the magazine include:While the Classic Rock Presents: Rush magazine is certainly the most extensive article on the band to be published in connection with the release of the album, it's far from the only one. Numerous other magazine articles focusing on the release of Clockwork Angels are also available online. Below are links to the currently available articles:
Welcome Q&A: Neil Peart Track By Track: Geddy Lee Guides Us Through the New Album Working Them Angels: We Meet Producer Nick Raskulinecz Q&A: Geddy Lee Sealed With A Kiss: Gene Simmons on Touring with Rush Afterimage: Rush Remember Their Friend and Photographer Andrew MacNaughtan Q&A: Alex Lifeson Moving Pictures: We Meet the Team Behind Beyond The Lighted Stage Machine Heads: The Men of Rush Talk Instruments and Gear Starmaker: Hugh Syme on 30 Years as Rush's Art Director Archive: An In-depth Tour of Rush's Epic Back Catalogue Farewell by Geddy LeeEnjoy- Alex Lifeson: The High Times Interview - High Times Magazine - June 2012 Rush: Revenge of the Nerds - Mojo Magazine - June 2012 The Rise and Rise of the World's Biggest Cult Band - Classic Rock Magazine - July 2012 Angelic Upstarts - PROG Magazine - July 2012 Times of Grace - Terrorizer Magazine - July 2012 Like Clockwork - Bass Guitar Magazine - July 2012 Conquering Mount Rush-More - Kerrang! Magazine - July 2012 Inside Rush's New Sci-Fi Rock Opera - Rolling Stone Magazine - July 2012 Rush: Working Like Clockwork - Fireworks Magazine - July/August 2012 Full Steam Ahead: Geddy Lee & Rush Transcend Time on Clockwork Angels - Bass Player Magazine - August 2012 Rock Around the Clock - Guitar World Magazine - September 2012