It usually takes me a few listens before I like a new album. On the first listen, I'm not too impressed. To me, all the songs sound pretty much the same. I'm hoping I'll like it more after a few plays. It's another concept album, although it's a pretty loose story. Not as detailed as 2112 or Hemispheres.
Here's an interview with Geddy, talking about the album:
And this is a pretty good Q&A session with Geddy: