Saturday, June 7, 1030 PM, Church of St. John the Evangelist, 23 Water St. N., Kitchener ON
FRIENDLY RUSH: A FAREWELL TO KINGS
Friendly Rich and his alt-vaudeville 10-piece ensemble The Lollipop People pay tribute to the Great Canadian Rock Band - RUSH - by covering their iconic album A FAREWELL TO KINGS in their wonderfully imaginative voice. www.friendlyrich.com
A FAREWELL TO KINGS (1977)
(All lyrics written by Neil Peart, except where noted, all music composed by Alex Lifeson and Geddy Lee, except where noted.)
- A Farewell to Kings (Music: Lee, Lifeson, Peart)
- Closer to the Heart" (Lyrics: Peart, Peter Talbot)
- Cinderella Man (Lyrics: Lee)
- Cygnus X-1 Book I: The Voyage" (Music: Lee, Lifeson, Peart)
ABOUT FRIENDLY RICH
Friendly Rich is a mad composer from Oakville, Canada. Mr. Rich composed background music for 3 seasons of MTV's The Tom Green Show. Since 1994, he has recorded exclusively for his own eclectic record label, The Pumpkin Pie Corporation. Rich holds a Masters degree in music from the University of Toronto under the supervision of Dr. Lee Bartel and composer R. Murray Schafer.
Friendly Rich and his modern music ensemble The Lollipop People have toured the world, sharing the stage alongside such artists as Of Montreal, The Tiger Lillies, and Amanda Palmer. friendlyrich.com
Friendly Rich on Conan O'Brien's Blog, Team Coco!
Friendly Rich on Funny or Die!
This performance has been generously sponsored by the Edward LaMantia Co-op.