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  1. Big Generator late and live in PortlaoiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Leinster Express

    Big generator are a five-piece band based in Galway who play Late, Live and Local in Coppers on Friday, February 7. Their name comes from the 1987 Yes album of the same title. They were formed by Liam Martin and Barry Conboy in October 1992.

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  2. Say yes to YES: Iconic rock band to perform full album in St. GeorgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | SILive.com

    And, for the first time ever, they'll be playing one of their greatest albums, "Drama," in its entirety during this summer's tour, which makes a welcome stop at the St. George Theatre on Tuesday, Aug. 9. The band formed in 1968 by Chris Squire and Jon Anderson and went on to create some of the most important and influential music in rock history, including the songs "Roundabout," "Close to the Edge," "I've Seen All Good People," "Owner of a Lonely Heart" and "Starship Trooper." YES has sold more than 50 million records total in its career that has so far spanned almost five decades.

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  3. New albums in stores this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... of works by Genesis, makes his latest full-length a concept record of instrumental music assisted by, among others, Yes members Rick Wakeman and Billy Sherwood. Kylie Auldist , "Family Tree" (Freestyle). The other Down Under Kylie, Australian mother ...

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  4. Want to see Chris Killip photo exhibition? You'd better be quickRead the original story

    Thursday | Iom Online

    ... bition at the Manx Museum features artwork by artist and designer Roger Dean, best known for his album covers for bands Yes and Uriah Heep, his fantastical imagery has become a symbol of the progressive rock genre and is much loved by fans worldwide.

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  5. Adult Audio Coloring Book SamplerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Austin Chronicle

    ... Ya Gotta Shake the Gate . Michael Toland UK illustrator Roger Dean's work remains synonymous with British prog outfit Yes. His first forays into LP art adorned late-Sixties work by the Gun, Atomic Rooster, and Osibisa, but Dean's otherworldly ...

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  6. Concert review | Yes: This incarnation not band's bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Columbus Dispatch

    British progressive rock band Yes once again is on tour, this time with no original members. Admittedly, guitarist Steve Howe and drummer Alan White were part of the classic early-1970s lineup and keyboardist Geoff Downes contributed mightily to the 1980 reset.

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  7. Prog Legends Stick Men Feat. King Crimson Members New Album "Prog Noir" Available For Pre-OrderRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Mi2n

    ... Then moving into jazz and rock, he has had a notable career, recording with John Lennon, Pink Floyd, Peter Gabriel, Yes, David Bowie, Alice Cooper, and many more. He has also released 5 solo CDs and three books. In addition to touring with Stick ...

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  8. Richard Wagoner on radio: If Sacramento can get its local...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | The Wave

    ... Dennis Newhall, Diane Michaels and more, along with the young buck news director and morning show co-host, Ace Young. Yes, what comes around goes around: The same Ace Young who served as news director and morning co-host at KMET for many years. The ...

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  9. Tony Levin and Prog Legends Stick Men Announce New Album "Prog Noir"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Bass Player

    ... Then moving into jazz and rock, he has had a notable career, recording with John Lennon, Pink Floyd, Peter Gabriel, Yes, David Bowie, Alice Cooper, and many more. He has also released 5 solo CDs and three books. In addition to touring with Stick ...

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  10. Yes, "The Gates of Delirium" from Relayer (1974): YESterdaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Something Else! Reviews

    Though commercially successful, 1973's Tales From Topographic Oceans met with mixed reviews by critics and even one of the members of Yes. Rick Wakeman did not appreciate the concept of Tales and enjoyed the performance of the album live even less.

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  11. Concert to raise funds for Lynn's Queen Elizabeth HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Lynn News

    ... the concert, which will raise funds for the two cancer departments, and will have some star-studded items up for grabs. Yes keyboardist (and Grumpy Old Man) Rick Wakeman and musician Gordon Giltrap have donated CDs for the charity auction, and there ...

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  12. Today In Classic Rock News 7.25.16Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    Yes will be re-issuing their 1973 Tales From Topographic Oceans in an extended version coming up on September 26th. The Allman Brothers Band could be re-uniting coming up next year.

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  13. Sun Kil Moon, RFH, London - 'Compelling'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Financial Times

    ... Moon (a collaboration with experimental British band Jesu). It was a touching tribute to Chris Squire, the bassist with Yes, who died last year (Sun Kil Moon's music is punctuated by proggy, twiddly interludes, so Squire was clearly a formative ...

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  14. Yesa Geoff Downes Looking Forward to Tackling a oeTales from Topographic Oceansa on New TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | KTGL-FM Lincoln

    Yes launches a new long-distance U.S. runaround tonight in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. On this tour, the famed prog-rockers will be playing their 1980 album Drama in its entirety, sides one and four of the band's 1973 double-disc Tales from Topographic Oceans , and a few classic tunes.

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  15. Chicago, "Fancy Colours" from Chicago II (1970): Saturdays in the ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... fill that sounds like he has seventeen hands. Although the two songs sound nothing alike, "Fancy Colours" reminds me of Yes' " Close to the Edge ." On both, everyone involved appears to be creating their own solo track, but in the end they unite ...

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  16. Founding Yes Singer Jon Anderson to Be Honored with 2016 Prog God AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | KTGL-FM Lincoln

    Ex- Yes frontman Jon Anderson will receive the prestigious Prog God prize at the 2016 Progressive Music Awards, which will take place September 1 at the Underglobe venue in London. The honor acknowledges artists who have been musical innovators throughout their careers.

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  17. AWARD / GRANT: Yes Legend Jon Anderson to Receive Prog God Award from Progressive Music AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | All About Jazz

    ... blessed to be able to create music every day. A very grateful and humble thank you." Read about the Prog God award here YES's original singer/songwriter for 35 years, Jon Anderson has had a successful solo career, which includes working with such ...

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  18. YES Legend Jon Anderson To Receive Prog God Award From Progressive Music AwardsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Mi2n

    ... thank you.' Read about the Prog God award here: YES's original singer/songwriter for 35 years, Jon Anderson has had a successful solo career, which includes working with such ...

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  19. SoundPress.net Presents - Sights And Sounds Of Note - July 2016Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Mi2n

    ... or a curse. Like Dylan, Jon Anderson (www.jonanderson.com) was identified as "The Voice" of progressive rock stalwarts YES for most of his career. A late-2000's health scare left him on the sidelines as that band carried on without him with not one, ...

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  20. Durans' empty chairRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | San Diego Reader

    ... saw the Dave Brubeck Quartet playing on television, looked at the drummer and thought, Wow, that's what I want to do." "Yes was one of the first bands I loved. They always had great drummers: Bill Bruford and Alan White. Led Zeppelin...I was a big ...

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