Listen Now
Go Unlimited
3 months for $0.99
Listen to any song, anywhere with Amazon Music Unlimited. Terms and conditions apply. Learn More
Your Amazon Music account is currently associated with a different marketplace. To enjoy Prime Music, go to Your Music Library and transfer your account to Amazon.com (US).

  
Buy New
$6.99
Free Shipping for Prime Members
FREE Shipping
Get free shipping
Free 5-8 business-day shipping within the U.S. when you order $25 of eligible items sold or fulfilled by Amazon.
Or get 4-5 business-day shipping on this item for $3.98. (Prices may vary for AK and HI.)
Learn more about free shipping
on orders over $25—or get FREE Two-Day Shipping with Amazon Prime
In Stock.
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.
Snakes & Arrows has been added to your Cart

Ship to:
To see addresses, please
or
Please enter a valid US zip code.
or
Other Sellers on Amazon
Add to Cart
$7.78
& FREE Shipping on eligible orders. Details
Sold by: Media Supplies Outlet
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon

Snakes & Arrows

Digipack

4.2 out of 5 stars 606 customer reviews

See all 10 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Listen Now with Amazon Music
Snakes & Arrows (135484) Amazon Music Unlimited
Price
New from Used from
Audio CD, May 1, 2007
$6.99
$5.37 $1.99
Includes FREE MP3 version of this album.
Provided by Amazon Digital Services LLC. Terms and Conditions. Does not apply to gift orders.
Complete your purchase to save the MP3 version to your music library.
$6.99 Free Shipping for Prime Members
FREE Shipping
Get free shipping
Free 5-8 business-day shipping within the U.S. when you order $25 of eligible items sold or fulfilled by Amazon.
Or get 4-5 business-day shipping on this item for $3.98. (Prices may vary for AK and HI.)
Learn more about free shipping
on orders over $25—or get FREE Two-Day Shipping with Amazon Prime
In Stock. Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.

Frequently bought together

  • Snakes & Arrows
  • +
  • Clockwork Angels
  • +
  • Vapor Trails (Remixed)
Total price: $26.98
Buy the selected items together

Editorial Reviews

Product Description

Anthem/Atlantic recording group Rush return with its first new collection of original material in nearly five years, entitled "SNAKES & ARROWS." The album was recorded in the fall of 2006 with Gammy Award-winner Nick Raskulinecz (Foo Fighters, Velvet Revolver) and Rush co-producing. "It's hard to describe," Geddy Lee recently told Revolver re: "SNAKES & ARROWS.""It's big, it's bold, and I think it's some of the best work we've done in years. I'm really pleased with the quality ofthe songs, and there's lots of playing on it. " Rush - Lee, Alex Lifeson, and Neil Peart - will trumpet the release of "SNAKES & ARROWS" with a full-scale North American tour, the renowned trio's first since 2004's "An Evening with Rush: 30th Anniversary Tour."

Amazon.com

A return to their former glory days, Snakes and Arrows shows this seminal prog rock band reclaiming some of the sonic territory that they'd lost over the past few years. It's not certain what contributed to this artistic rebirth, but Rush has crafted a historical and emotional odyssey that shows many both where they've been and where they're going--from the baroque soundscapes of "The Main Monkey Business," reminiscent of their earliest work to the seductive almost folkloric urgency of "The Way the Wind Blows," which is as dangerous, anxious, and prophetic as anything that Arcade Fire or Mars Volta is doing currently. Main Lyricist Neil Peart has spent the last decade getting over the death of his wife and daughter, and those tragic events have given his songwriting more depth and gravity as he explores the strengths and limitations of faith in both metaphoric and literal detail. While never didactic or ponderous, this disc is really an instruction manual for how one conducts themselves with grace and hope through unendurable pain and the vagaries of life. Gone is much of the shrillness of their earlier incarnations--Geddy Lee's trademark high pitch shrieks have mellowed considerably and Alex Lifesong's guitar playing has an assurance and freedom that can only come with age. --Jaan Uhelszki

Stream Snakes & Arrows (135484) by Rush and tens of millions of other songs on all your devices with Amazon Music Unlimited. Exclusive discount for Prime members.
  • Sample this album Artist (Sample)
1
30
5:18
Listen Now $1.29
 
2
30
6:36
Listen Now $1.29
 
3
30
4:46
Listen Now $1.29
 
4
30
4:07
Listen Now $1.29
 
5
30
5:23
Listen Now $1.29
 
6
30
6:01
Listen Now $1.29
 
7
30
6:28
Listen Now $1.29
 
8
30
2:02
Listen Now $1.29
 
9
30
5:31
Listen Now $1.29
 
10
30
5:11
Listen Now $1.29
 
11
30
4:50
Listen Now $1.29
 
12
30
2:17
Listen Now $1.29
 
13
30
4:12
Listen Now $1.29
 

Product details

  • Audio CD (May 1, 2007)
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Label: Atlantic
  • ASIN: B000NVIXFK
  • Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars 606 customer reviews
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #7,953 in CDs & Vinyl (See Top 100 in CDs & Vinyl)
  • Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
    If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?


Amazon's Rush Store


Customer reviews

Top customer reviews

on January 28, 2016
Format: Vinyl|Verified Purchase
2 helpful votes
3 helpful votes
|
on May 6, 2007
Format: Audio CD|Verified Purchase
1 helpful vote
2 helpful votes
|
on January 28, 2015
Format: DVD Audio|Verified Purchase
2 helpful votes
3 helpful votes
|
on July 10, 2011
Format: Audio CD|Verified Purchase
2 helpful votes
3 helpful votes
|
on November 17, 2013
Format: Audio CD|Verified Purchase
1 helpful vote
2 helpful votes
|
on June 28, 2017
Format: Audio CD|Verified Purchase
1 helpful vote
|

Most recent customer reviews

Set up an Amazon Giveaway

Snakes & Arrows
Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway
This item: Snakes & Arrows


What other items do customers buy after viewing this item?

Pages with related products. See and discover other items: rush albums