Founded by Steve Brown in late 2013, RUSHfest Scotland is an annual one-day fan convention celebrating Canada's finest musical exponents RUSH. All profits go to charity and we have raised £10,922.67 for MacMillan Cancer Support from our events in 2014 and 2015.
Our next event will take place at the Dreadnought Rock Club in Bathgate, central Scotland on Saturday 23 April 2016. See poster and further information below. Steve welcomes new co-organisers George Summers and Jackie Flynn and wishes all the best to Gordon Smith and Mike Sword for co-organising the first two events.
All profits from RUSHfest Scotland 2016 will go to Teenage Cancer Trust. Teenage Cancer Trust is a registered charity: 1062559 (England & Wales); SC039757 (Scotland).
RUSHfest Scotland 2016 will take place at The Dreadnought Rock Club in Bathgate on Saturday 23 April. Headlining the event, all the way from Italy - LA VILLA STRANGIATO!!! These guys are quite possibly the best tribute band in Europe. We'll also have a set from Scotland's very own MOVING PICTURES earlier in the day.
Doors open 1pm. Events include "Anatomy of a Drum Solo" - drum clinic by Mark Bray from Moving Pictures, acoustic singalong session, quiz, raffle, auction, guest speaker(s), whisky tasting, "meet, greet n play" some signature guitars and basses, a brand new game and more to be announced. Thanks once again to the incredibly talented Paul Tippett for this amazing poster artwork. T-shirts and jewellery!! coming soon.
Organiser Steve Brown and fellow fan Maurice Pickles sporting the 2015
RUSHfest Scotland t-shirts when they met Alex and Geddy on the R40 tour.
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