Offered for sale is a rare original Japanese pressing of Permanent Waves by Rush, including the original obi.
About this copy: This copy of Permanent Waves is an original 1980 Japanese pressing on the Epic label, including the original obi and lyric insert.
The cover is VG+, with slight corner and edge wear and quite a bit of foxing on the front cover. The obi is M-. The insert is VG+ with a bit of foxing.
The record is M- and looks unplayed. A very clean disc!
A nice copy of a rare Rush LP, as the band’s albums sold quite poorly in Japan.
Background: Released in 1980, Permanent Waves was the seventh album by Rush, and it reached #4 on the U.S. charts, helped by the single “The Spirit of Radio.”
Since Neil Peart joined the band in time for 1975’s Fly by Night, Rush had been experimenting and growing musically with each successive release. By 1980’s Permanent Waves, the modern sounds of new wave (the Police, Peter Gabriel, etc.) began to creep into Rush’s sound, but the trio still kept their hard rock roots intact. …Permanent Waves is an undisputed hard rock classic, but Rush would outdo themselves with their next release.
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|Country of origin:||Japan|
|Year of Release:||1980|