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Thursday | 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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Thursday | 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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Thursday | 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

Fri Aug 15, 2014

York Press

Yes, Heaven & Earth (Frontiers) ***

YES without Jon Anderson is like fish without chips, what's the point? Like Genesis Revisited, for all the virtuosity on display, all you really notice is the lack of familiar vocals.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

HeraldNet

Alt pop rockers, 1970s group Yes play Tulalip

The summer concert series at the Tulalip Amphitheatre continues Friday with the alternative pop-rock bands Sugar Ray, Gin Blossoms, Blues Traveler and Uncle Kracker.

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Related Topix: Progressive-Rock, Tulalip, WA, Friday, Pop/Rock, Gin Blossoms, Sugar Ray, Blues Traveler

York Press

Yes, Heaven & Earth (Frontiers) ***

YES without Jon Anderson is like fish without chips, what's the point? Like Genesis Revisited, for all the virtuosity on display, all you really notice is the lack of familiar vocals.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

MusicEmissions

Yes - The Director's Cut Dvd

In some ways you can say, "we've seen it before." Of course, isn't that par for the course whenever you see "Director's Cut" anywhere in the title or subtitle of a DVD? Much of this disc is taken from the Yesspeak documentary.

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Arlington Times

Yes bassist Squire likes touring in 'Roundabout' way

The classic rock band Yes will be appearing at the Tulalip Amphitheater at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21, as part of their 35-stop world tour, which ends with five shows in Japan.

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Related Topix: Progressive-Rock, Tucson, AZ

MusicEmissions

Yes - Yessongs Dvd

The only true Yes concert film this movie suffers a lot from the time period in which it was made.

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MusicEmissions

Yes - Live At Montreux 2003 Dvd

A 2007 entry in the "Live at Montreux" series, this DVD is one of the best of the bunch.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

MusicEmissions

Yes - Yesyears

Before there was Yesspeak , there was Yesyears . In some ways this documentary is superior to the more recent one.

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