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  1. Invasion of the summer showsBieber, Aerosmith, Radiohead - 2017 is...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... Wakeman March 7, Menorah Mivtachim Arena, Tel Aviv Tickets from NIS 235 to 640 Core members of 1970s progressive rockers Yes Jon Anderson, Rick Wakeman and Trevor Rabin take listeners on a time machine of hippie/sci-fi lyrics, choir boy harmonies ...


  2. Yes, "On the Silent Wings of Freedom" from Tormato (1978): YESterdaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Something Else! Reviews

    It seems that all the musicians involved in the creation of Yes' Tormato agree the album could have been great. Rick Wakeman said that it should have been on a par with the preceding masterwork, Going For the One , and there are tales of the record company refusing to let Yes return to the studio to finish it off properly - insisting that it had to be released as it was.


  3. McDowell Mountain Music Festival 2017 guide: The Shins, Flume,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Arizona Republic

    ... - in Zach Moon and Alisa Fedele. These guys got together at an artist residency in Crete, and the drummer's dad is Yes guitarist Trevor Rabin. That's a pretty good backstory, but what ultimately matters is the undeniably contagious pop appeal of ...


  4. Trivia / 31 Oct 2016Yes Quiz: how well do you know the '80s' era?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | Metal Hammer

    Can you recall Yes 's only album to feature Trevor Horn as lead vocalist? Or which singer Trevor Rabin originally wrote the song 'Love Will Find a Way' for? It's quiz time. As usual it's 10 seconds per question, 10 questions per round.


  5. YesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Dallas Observer

    After playing their 10th studio album Dreams live on stage for the first time ever, the progressive rock maters of Yes will bring the show to Dallas in celebration of their upcoming induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The band, which has been playing together for nearly half a century, will relive one of Yes' biggest musical shifts with tracks like "Machine Messiah" and "Into the Lens," as well as assorted greatest hits and tracks of off 1973's Tales from Topographic Oceans.


  6. Carl Palmer coming to Newton TheatreRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Advertiser News (South)

    ... was approached to form a super-group concept for Geffen Records. Along with King Crimson vocalist/bassist John Wetton, Yes keyboardist Geoff Downes and Yes guitarist, Steve Howe, Asia was born. The band's self-titled debut album was released in 1982 ...


  7. Jane Fryer: How is Rick Wakeman still alive?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Daily Mail

    ... I'm just grateful I've still got it.' Wakeman - one of the world's greatest keyboardists, on-off member of rock band Yes, songwriter and TV personality - is a relentlessly upbeat chap and, at 67, still partial to schoolboy jokes, endless silliness ...


  8. Vangelis - DelectusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... from atonal ambient music, represented by the lead-off song "Invisible Connections" or "La Mer Reco," to rock/pop music (yes, the Jon and Vangelis collaboration is included) with ease. All of the composer's work from his Vertigo and Polydor are ...


  9. Geoff Downes of Yes talks future of Asia, hall of fame inductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 |

    It's been almost 50 years since progressive rockers Yes released their eponymous debut album. Since then, the band has become one of the most influential bands of the last century, releasing about 30 albums along the way.


  10. The Damned in the 1970s, (from left) Captain Sensible, Rat Scabies, Dave Vanian and Brian James.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | South China Morning Post

    ... the uninitiated, "prog rock" is progressive rock, the expansive brand of rock peddled in the mid-'70s by the likes of Yes and Emerson, Lake and Palmer - music that was liked by older listeners but generally hated by younger pop fans.) Apart from a ...


  11. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Feb. 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... Knight Parade Starting Point, Seventh Avenue and Nebraska Avenue, Ybor City. Free, $25 bleacher seats. (813) 248-3088. Yes : The progressive rock band bring their "Album Series" tour which includes performances of sides one and four of Tales From ...


  12. The Art of Synth Soloing: Caped Wonder Rick WakemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Keyboard Magazine

    ... Progeny elaborates on this 1972 tour, offering seven shows in their entirety.) "Starship Trooper" was part of the The Yes Album , released in 1971 and featuring Tony Kaye on organ throughout. A three-part suite, the last section of "Starship ...


  13. Interview: Seth Stachowski and Cirque du SoleilRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Keyboard Magazine

    ... into classic bands like Led Zeppelin and Pink Floyd, as well as progressive things like Genesis, Rush, King Crimson, and Yes." Stachowski would get into the performance groove early, forming his first bands when he was still in junior high school. ...


  14. Feature / 19 Nov 2016The Story Behind The Song: Genesis - Supper's ReadyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2016 | Metal Hammer

    ... Six' section. You have a lot of drama in the chords themselves, then what he did on top just took it to another level. Yes, that half-minute or so is our peak." The other big battle Gabriel won was over the lyrics. "We were all involved as lyricists ...


  15. Legendary musician Rick Wakeman brands Diss Post Office closure plan an 'absolute disgrace'Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 9 | Diss Today

    Legendary musician and former Yes keyboardist Rick Wakeman has backed the fight to keep Diss Crown Post Office open - branding the proposal an "absolute disgrace." The Post Office is seeking retail partners for 37 of its branches, including the premises in Market Place, which it says will secure its services in communities around the UK for the long term.


  16. Music Planner: Bon Jovi, Yes, Smokey Robinson, Dionne Warwick, DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... Day package including food, preferred parking and more for $400. (813) 301-2500. . Unlike Bon Jovi, Yes actually did get into to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this year, so prog-rock fans can exhale. They'll be inducted in April for ...


  17. Yes, "Onward" from Tormato (1978): YESterdaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Something Else! Reviews

    Some moments are etched on our musical memories. For me, these moments include experiencing The Rite of Spring for the first time from just behind the percussion section when I was a teenager, going to my first Yes concert in 1998 and hearing my own set of responses sung by my old College Chapel Choir fairly recently.


  18. Ephraim Hardcastle on David BeckhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Daily Mail

    ... Island Discs - unless his PR people saw (the email row) coming?' comments a cynic on Twitter. Rick Wakeman, 67, of Yes, is asked (by Classic Rock magazine): 'Which are the best and worst drugs you've ever taken?' He replies: 'That's easy. I've ...


  19. Yes Discuss Rock 'n' Roll Hall Of Fame InductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | WIGM-AM Medford

    YES pioneered progressive rock in the early 1970s and continued to evolve for the following decades. Over the course of their careers the band has had nineteen musicians, but in the beginning there were only three, Jon Anderson, Chris Squire, and Peter Banks.


  20. Yes brings Album Series Tour to The MahaffeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The legendary band Yes will bring its acclaimed Album Series Tour to the Tampa Bay area Saturday, Feb. 11, 8 p.m., at The Mahaffey, 400 First St. S., St. Petersburg. Among the world's most influential, ground-breaking, and respected progressive rock bands, Grammy Award winning Yes has sold nearly 40 million albums in a career that has thus far spanned more than four decades.