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  1. 25 years ago: Bonham plays the Coliseum, Jason reflects on JohnRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

    ... before deciding on legendary record-maker Bob Ezrin (Alice Cooper, Pink Floyd). The Ezrin connection also brought Yes guitarist and jack-of-all-trades Trevor Rabin onto the scene, to lay down the bass guitar on three of the album's 11 tracks, which ...


  2. LOGUE: Plenty still deserving of place in Rock & Roll Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Murfreesboro Post

    ... mark during Genesis' most progressive era seems to indicate a kind of prejudice on the part of the decision-makers. Yes is nowhere to be found, nor is Rick Wakeman as a solo artist. Yes is responsible for "Roundabout," "Yours is No Disgrace," and ...


  3. QueenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... the vocal workout of "Now I'm Here." The Rainbow meant you'd made it, site of Jimi Hendrix's first torched guitar, where Yes recorded Yessongs , and ground zero for the BBC's first ever TV/radio simulcast (Van Morrison). In November 1974, strange, ...


  4. Don't expect to shake hands with Yes' Steve Howe:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Something Else! Reviews

    "Over the years, I've learned there some things you've just gotta say no to," the long-time Yes guitarist tells Radio New Zealand - and that includes shaking hands. Howe doesn't shake hands with strangers, something that must make the high-priced meet-and-greets favored by classic-rock bands an interesting experience.


  5. Life after Genesis: Guitarist Steve Hackett has grown far beyond the band he shot to fame withRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 |

    ... Since leaving the band in the mid-seventies, he has put out numerous projects, even forming a mid-eighties group with Yes guitarist Steve Howe called GTR which had a global hit with the song "When the Heart Rules the Mind." He didn't really touch ...


  6. Review: Roy Wood Christmas Concert at Symphony Hall, BirminghamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | IcBurton

    ... Three-quarters of the way into the show we were to be given a surprising treat. Wood welcomed onto the stage former 'Yes' keyboard player Rick Wakeman and his very talented son Adam Wakeman. They performed 3 pieces, including breath-taking piano ...


  7. Iconic Prog Rock Band Yes Releases "Like It Is - YES At The Bristol Hippodrome"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | KXVO

    ... for embracing new music from world famous rock artists, is proud to announce the new release by the legendary rock group YES, entitled LIKE IT IS - YES AT THE Available in 2CD/DVD, Blu-ray and digital formats, this new release encompasses two of the ...


  8. New Pop-Rock Duo the Mangoes Release Debut Concept AlbumRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 |

    ... well received by the Progressive Rock community and recognized as an original voice, in the tradition of bands such as Yes and Genesis, yet recorded and performed with a modern edge. Tim's 2012 solo album is called 'Faithscience'. Tim is also a ...


  9. Billy Sherwood served as a peacekeeper during Yes' 1990s era:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Something Else! Reviews

    For Billy Sherwood, the difficulty in accepting a childhood dream job with Yes in the 1990s was obvious. They already had, in Trevor Rabin and then the returning Steve Howe, an entrenched guitarist.


  10. Carmen Rubino - Aquarian DreamRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Mi2n

    ... the music more carefully). As a teenager, Carmen became entranced with progressive-rock including Emerson Lake & Palmer, Yes, Genesis, the Moody Blues and Kansas, to name a few. 'But two of the primary musical influences in my life have


  11. MasterChef Junior Episode 5: In a Word, TraumatizingRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Eater

    ... by Lisa Frank. It seems that at the end of these four culinary lessons, the only thing they've learned is how to yell, "Yes, chef!" in unison. In a final twist on the whole challenge, Gordon announces that he will be expediting in the kitchen. These ...


  12. The Jewell Thieves Release 2 New, Very Different Sounding Singles Just...Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | PRWeb

    ... do something with it." At the same time, he also wanted to learn guitar, so the opportunity just presented itself. JT - Yes, he is. And he is my son, so I guess that makes us a father-son band (laughs), but we really wouldn't like us to get labeled ...


  13. 2014 Albums of the Year - Part OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Where Worlds Collide

    ... John Wetton's album; he's on superb form vocally, with big soaring melodies throughout. It's a far better album than Yes' lacklustre effort. The Polish black metal band recorded this album just after mainman Nergal was given the all-clear in his ...


  14. Jon Anderson, Patrick Moraz discuss Yes' challenging Relayer:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Something Else! Reviews

    Relayer, released 40 years ago on November 28, 1974, found Yes moving toward the more complex waters of jazz rock - sparked by the replacement of Rick Wakeman with Patrick Moraz. Unsurprisingly, these songs grew out of jam sessions.


  15. Music Box: Classical guitarist Flavio Sala performs at Fourth Friday ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... and his organization, Guitars Without Borders. Sala has toured around the globe and famously received a compliment from Yes guitarist Steve Howe to the effect of Flavio is his favorite new guitarist find. The two expect to collaborate soon. Sala ...


  16. Mabel Greer's Toyshop, "Electric Funeral" from New...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Something Else! Reviews

    In an intriguing twist, the rebuilt Mabel Greer's Toyshop now includes - just as it did in 1967 - two members associated with Yes. Only, it's not the same two members.


  17. Keytar Appreciation 101Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | OUPblog

    ... find photographic evidence of several prominent musicians playing the keytar, such as Herbie Hancock , Rick Wakeman ( Yes ), James Brown , Matthew Bellamy (Muse), and Lady Gaga , who seems to have a penchant for custom-designed keytars. And lest you ...


  18. Yes - Open Your Eyes (1997): On Second ThoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Something Else! Reviews

    In the past, introducing a new voice into the ever-changing Yes dynamic has had one of two effects. It either started the band on a series of quickly realized new directions or utterly confused long-time fans.


  19. C&L's Late Nite Music Club With YesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Crooks and Liars

    I've always loved this song from 1971's the 'Yes Album' mostly because of the first 3:45, but it's still a classic. I was going to post a song from either "Fragile" or the revamped Yes band with Trevor Rabin because he was so awesome, but I'll save those for another time.


  20. Gentle Giant back with live CD from 1976 bicentennialRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 |

    ... something of a cult band even in their '70s heyday. They never scored a chart hit (unlike their progressive peers in Yes, Genesis, and ELP) but were beloved for their prodigious instrumental chops, vocal acrobatics, and fascinating short and ...