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18 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

Grouplove, a band destined to play

At this point in history, a band name can often be the result of tossing unrelated words into a hat or relying on an online band-name generator.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Grouplove, Progressive-Rock, Chemistry, Science

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Hispanic Business

Pops by the Sea: Former Yes frontman teams up with SLO Symphony

On Sunday, former Yes frontman , includes such classic Yes songs as "Owner of a Lonely Heart," "Roundabout" and "Long Distance Runaround," as well as Beatles favorites "Blackbird" and "A Day in the Life."

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Related Topix: Progressive-Rock, Symphony, Arts, San Luis Obispo, CA, Classical

San Bernardino County Sun

Steve Smith: Yes at the Greek Theatre, The Zombies on the Santa Monica Pier rock fans

It happened Aug. 24 at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles as English progressive rock legends Yes concluded a five-month tour.

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Related Topix: The Zombies, Pop/Rock, Progressive-Rock, World News, United Kingdom, Laguna Niguel, CA

Examiner.com

Druckfarben explore boundaries of prog-rock on sophomore album

There's been talk of a Trevor Rabin / Rick Wakeman collaboration ever since the two ex-Yes musicians became friends on the band's eight-alumnus Union Tour in 1991.

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Related Topix: Progressive-Rock

Tue Aug 26, 2014

WJZW-FM Washington

Billy Idol's New Album Set for October 21 Release; Listen to Lead Single Now

Billy Idol has revealed the track list and release date for Kings & Queens of the Underground , the first studio album of original material from the veteran pop-punk star since 2005's Devil's Playground .

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Billy Idol, Progressive-Rock, Online Music

Guitar World

Steve Howe Talks Vintage and Line 6 Guitars and New Yes Album, 'Heaven & Earth'

This is an excerpt from the October 2014 issue of Guitar World . For the rest of this story, plus the rest of our Stevie Ray Vaughan Top 30 feature, the 60th anniversary of the Fender Strat, columns, tabs and reviews of new gear from TC Electronic, Seymour Duncan, Prestige Guitars and more, check out the October 2014 issue at the Guitar World ... (more)

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Related Topix: Progressive-Rock, Steve Howe

Mon Aug 25, 2014

OC Weekly

Yes - The Greek Theatre - August 24, 2014

It seems to be a trend of late for legendary bands to dust off and perform their legendary albums.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Something Else! Reviews

'I'm getting chills up my spine': Steve Howe's...

When The Grand Scheme of Things arrived on August 24, 1993, Steve Howe had seen his share of outsized chart success as a member of Asia .

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Related Topix: Progressive-Rock, Steve Howe

Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Stranger

Yes

From 1969's Yes to 1972's Close to the Edge , Yes challenged King Crimson and Gentle Giant for prog-rock supremacy .

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The Stranger

Prog-Rock Giants at the Casino

A fearless lover, criminal, and one-of-a-kind American freak From 1969's Yes to 1972's Close to the Edge , Yes challenged King Crimson and Gentle Giant for prog-rock supremacy .

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Related Topix: Progressive-Rock

Something Else! Reviews

'It's a very exciting time': Fans have fully funded the ...

With three days left, the Anderson Ponty Band has already reached its Kickstarter goal to fund a debut album featuring former Yes frontman Jon Anderson and violinist Jean-Luc Ponty.

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Related Topix: Progressive-Rock, Pop/Rock, Jon Anderson, Aspen, CO

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Daily Mail

Ephraim Hardcastle: Will David Cameron's decision to appoint Nick...

David Cameron's choice to run his new, 'putting the family at the heart of every policy' initiative, or PR presentation, is junior education minister Nick Boles, who has a male partner, Israeli-born Shay Meshulam.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Bloodbath at the House of Death, Comedy Movies, Pamela Stephenson, Progressive-Rock

ContactMusic.com

Jon Anderson Calls On Fans To Help Fund Ponty Project

Former Yes frontman Jon Anderson and pioneering jazz violinist Jean-Luc Ponty have called on fans to help them fund their new project online.

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Related Topix: Progressive-Rock, Pop/Rock, Jon Anderson, Jean-Luc Ponty, Jazz, Aspen, CO

JamBase

Couch Tour Alert | Yes Live From San Jose Free Webcast

Prog-rock legends Yes are currently in the middle of a U.S. tour in which they're performing 1971's Fragile in its entirety as well as every track from 1972's Close To The Edge , followed by an encore of the band's greatest hits and material off their new studio album, Heaven and Earth .

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JD Supra

A Surprise in Progressive Rock - FCPA Internal Investigations

This past weekend I saw some great bands and heard some great music. On Friday night I finally got to see Yes perform two fabulous albums, Close to the Edge and Fragile complete uncut and straight through.

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Related Topix: Progressive-Rock, US News

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Something Else! Reviews

'Very much a turning point for Yes': Geoff Downes and...

The seeds of the on-going Yes/No Yes argument didn't start with Fly From Here, though that 2011 project actually has a root system which traces back that far.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Examiner.com

Video: watch STL band Clockwork perform on 'Show Me St. Louis'

Last Friday, indie rock band Clockwork talked and also performed live on local TV morning show "Show Me St. Louis".

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Progressive-Rock

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Something Else! Reviews

'I don't mean to sound like everyone's dull': Jon...

Several listeners - including, ahem, us - have deemed Yes' ingratiating but rather soft Heaven and Hell as "easy listening."

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All About Jazz

Various Artists: Light My Fire: A Classic Rock Salute to The Doors

Southern California-based Purple Pyramid Records and producer, instrumentalist Billy Sherwood raised the bar with this tribute to The Doors by convening a star-studded cast, featuring classic rockers performing with progressive rock luminaries.

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Related Topix: The Doors, Pop/Rock, Progressive-Rock, Pyramid, Jim Morrison, Hard-Rock, Deep Purple

Brandon Sun

Bad aid

Old guys have money for concert tickets. But c'mon. At what point is a band not really the band anymore? In Brandon, it seems like when it comes to concerts, we're on a steady diet of classic rockers and quite frankly this bothers me.

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Related Topix: ZZ Top, Pop/Rock, Metal, Motley Crue, Progressive-Rock, Styx

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