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  1. Isle of Wight: What's on this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Isle of Wight County Press

    ... Ryde School student Will Perkins will be performed at 7.30pm tonight (Saturday) at Quay Arts. If that's a no, try former Yes keyboard player turned Grumpy Old Man, Rick Wakeman, who will be performing at Medina Theatre on Saturday at 7.30pm. If you ...

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  2. Jesu & Sun Kil Moon: Jesu/Sun Kil Moon [Reviews]Read the original story

    Saturday | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... experiences, not just sex or drugs. He writes about childhood experiences, interactions with fans, and even the death of Yes bassist, Chris Squire . In conclusion, this album focuses on the strengths of its two constituent musicians, Mark Kozelek ...

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  3. The music Bowie, Frey and Kantner left behindRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Sonoma Index Tribune

    ... in 1969, around the time of the first moon landing, it features Rick Wakeman on keyboards, who later went on to the band Yes. * Suffragette City - From the glam-concept album "The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars" the song ...

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  4. Why are all our rock heroes dying?Read the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Sciencebase Science Blog

    Why are all our rock heroes dying? David Bowie , Motorhead's Lemmy and former drummer Phil "Philthy Animal" Taylor, Yes's Chris Squire, Toto's Mike Porcaro, Mott the Hoople's Dale Griffin, blues legend B.B. King, REO Speedwagon's Gary Richrath, bassist Jimmy Bain, electronic music pioneer Edgar Froese, Greek great Demis Roussos, APP's Chris Rainbow, Free's Andy Fraser, legendary Lindisfarne's Simon Cowe, Paul Kantner and, on the same day, Signe Toly Anderson from Jefferson Airplane, EW&T's Maurice White , The Eagles' Glenn Frey, Colin Vearncombe the list goes on Any claims that any of these deaths were anything to do with the sex and drugs and rock 'n roll excesses of the 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s, 00s, 10s, would be pure speculation.

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  5. Swift Retribution: Nightingale strike first as early 'Best of 2015' contenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... with the aforementioned AOR styling of Journey and the expansive technical quality of 1970s progressive rock behemoths Yes, Rush and Uriah Heep-with a sense of utter perfectionism which is almost effortless in its natural ability to hit all the ...

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  6. Yes, "South Side of the Sky" from Fragile (1971): YESterdaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Something Else! Reviews

    After two solo based songs, Yes returns in full force on 1971's Fragile with "South Side of the Sky." The song, solely composed by Jon Anderson, confounds the progressive rock listener initially in that there are seemingly not many progressive elements.

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  7. Singer Joe Cocker dies aged 70 after cancer battleRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 30 | The Daily Star

    Singer Joe Cocker, best known for his cover of The Beatles' With A Little Help From My Friends, has died aged 70. The Sheffield-born singer had a career lasting more than 40 years, with hits including You Are So Beautiful and Up Where We Belong. Cocker's friend Rick Wakeman, keyboard player for the rock band Yes, called his rendition of With a Little Help From My Friends "sensational" and said: "He had a voice that was just unique."

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  8. Saying Goodbye To A Legend - Chris Squire of YESRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Extreme Liberal

    Chris Squire was one of my inspirations as a young musician. This tune showcases his groundbreaking style in the 1970's. One of the all time best.

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  9. The AstonishingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | RollingStone

    ... yarn. Prog, of course, has a wooly history of indulgent, excessive conceptual epics, from vintage song cycles like Yes's Tales from Topographic Oceans and Genesis's The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway via Rush and Iron Maiden to latter-day arrivals from ...

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  10. Scale the Summit Supporting Intronaut, North on Extensive North...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Northwest Music Scene

    ... toured with a who's who of modern progressive metal including Between the Buried and Me, Protest the Hero, Periphery, YES, The Ocean, Glass Cloud, and more, in addition to several festival appearances, including Yestival, SXSW, Houston Free Press ...

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  11. NOFD attempts to battle CBD fire from new angleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... AND ARE GOING TO TRY TO MOVE IT TO A DIFFERENT LOCATION. RAND ARE YOU STILL SING THE THE BACK OF THE BUILDING? TRAVERS: YES. ACTUALLY LOTS OF MOKE. I DON'T KNOW HOW YOU -- HOW MUCH YOU CAN SEE ON TV, BUT THERE'S A TOP. IT IS A GREAT, HAZY DAY. THE ...

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  12. Yes, "South Side of the Sky" from Fragile (1971): YESterdaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Something Else! Reviews

    After two solo based songs, Yes returns in full force on 1971's Fragile with "South Side of the Sky." The song, solely composed by Jon Anderson, confounds the progressive rock listener initially in that there are seemingly not many progressive elements.

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  13. Review: STS9 Plays a Scorching Hot Roseland Theater Show to Begin Their 2016 TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Northwest Music Scene

    ... This fed right into "Tokyo," and at this point you had to be asking yourself, "How are the drummers still going?" Yes, that's two drummers, one on a standard kit and another rocking alternative rhythms on the bongos. This tribal element is another ...

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  14. The Syn Will Release A New Studio Album - Trustworks - in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | PR Log

    ... featured in the film, and The Syn song "Grounded" is also included. Formed in 1965, The Syn was a precursor of the band Yes, with that band's former bassist (the late great Chris Squire) as one of the founding members. At various times The Syn has ...

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  15. Progressive Instrumental Rock - Pontus New EP "IV" Out 2/12/2016Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 23 | Mi2n

    ... alongside the Digital Launch. Musically, Pontus has been compared to artist such as Dream Theater, King Crimson, Yes (Steve Howe), Bryan May (Queen) - but he has been found to have unique style, something in between Progressive Metal and Classical / ...

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  16. Swift Retribution: Nightingale strike first as early 'Best of 2015' contenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... with the aforementioned AOR styling of Journey and the expansive technical quality of 1970s progressive rock behemoths Yes, Rush and Uriah Heep-with a sense of utter perfectionism which is almost effortless in its natural ability to hit all the ...

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  17. Ronan Chris Murphy Launches Drum Recording Boot Camp Online Training CourseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Keyboard Magazine

    ... some of the world's best drummers, including Terry Bozzio (Frank Zappa, Missing Persons), Bill Bruford (King Crimson, Yes), Gregg Bissonette (David Lee Roth, Santana), Benny Greb (Moving Parts), Pat Mastelotto (Mr. Mister, King Crimson, XTC), and ...

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  18. Producer/Mixer/Engineer Ronan Chris Murphy Launches Drum Recording Boot Camp Online Training CourseRead the original story

    Monday Jan 18 | Keyboard Magazine

    ... some of the world's best drummers, including Terry Bozzio (Frank Zappa, Missing Persons), Bill Bruford (King Crimson, Yes), Gregg Bissonette (David Lee Roth, Santana), Benny Greb (Moving Parts), Pat Mastelotto (Mr. Mister, King Crimson, XTC), and ...

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  19. Producer/Mixer/Engineer Ronan Chris Murphy Launches Drum Recording Boot Camp Online Training CourseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Mi2n

    ... some of the world's best drummers, including Terry Bozzio (Frank Zappa, Missing Persons), Bill Bruford (King Crimson, Yes), Gregg Bissonette (David Lee Roth, Santana), Benny Greb (Moving Parts), Pat Mastelotto (Mr. Mister, King Crimson, XTC), and ...

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  20. One music listener reflects on how alt-prog's most divisive...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Nashville Scene

    ... but the seriousness with which their fans consume their music makes it basically unbearable. (I say this as a proud Yes fan with lots of feels about Rick Wakeman solo records, mind you. Kettle, meet pot.) And I'm not the only one who feels this way! ...

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