Gold (Rush album)

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Gold
Greatest hits album by Rush
Released 25 April 2006
Recorded 1973-1987
Genre Progressive rock, hard rock, heavy metal
Length 2:35:01
Label Mercury
Producer Rush and others
Rush chronology
The Spirit of Radio: Greatest Hits 1974-1987
(2003)
Gold
(2006)
Retrospective 3
(2009)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars link
The Rolling Stone Album Guide 2.5/5 stars link
Sea of Tranquility 4.5/5 stars link

Gold is a compilation album by Canadian rock band Rush, released on 25 April 2006.

The compilation is a repackaging of the two 1997 Rush compilation albums Retrospective I and Retrospective II with the exception of the track "Something for Nothing" which is replaced by "Working Man".

Track listing[edit]

Disc 1[edit]

  1. "The Spirit of Radio"
  2. "The Trees"
  3. "Freewill"
  4. "Xanadu"
  5. "Bastille Day"
  6. "By-Tor and the Snow Dog"
  7. "Anthem"
  8. "Closer to the Heart"
  9. "2112: Overture"
  10. "2112: The Temples of Syrinx"
  11. "La Villa Strangiato"
  12. "Fly By Night"
  13. "Finding My Way"
  14. "Working Man"

Disc 2[edit]

  1. "The Big Money"
  2. "Red Barchetta"
  3. "Subdivisions"
  4. "Time Stand Still"
  5. "Mystic Rhythms"
  6. "The Analog Kid"
  7. "Distant Early Warning"
  8. "Marathon"
  9. "The Body Electric"
  10. "Mission"
  11. "Limelight"
  12. "Red Sector A"
  13. "New World Man"
  14. "Tom Sawyer"
  15. "Force Ten"

Track Origins[edit]

Disc 1[edit]

Tracks 13 & 14 from Rush (1974)
Tracks 6, 7 & 12 from Fly by Night (1975)
Track 5 from Caress of Steel (1975)
Tracks 9 & 10 from 2112 (1976)
Tracks 4 & 8 from A Farewell to Kings (1977)
Tracks 2 & 11 from Hemispheres (1978)
Tracks 1 & 3 from Permanent Waves (1980)

Disc 2[edit]

Tracks 2, 11 & 14 from Moving Pictures (1981)
Tracks 3, 6 & 13 from Signals (1982)
Tracks 7, 9 & 12 from Grace Under Pressure (1984)
Tracks 1, 5 & 8 from Power Windows (1985)
Tracks 4, 10 & 15 from Hold Your Fire (1987)

Personnel[edit]