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  1. Sound of Song - Tonight's TV PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Staffordshire Newsletter

    ... Certainly Max Bygraves was never the man he was. Along the way, Brand talks synths with Rick Wakeman from prog-rockers Yes, samples with Public Enemy's Hank Shocklee, uncovers the surprising lo-fi origins of Bruce Springsteen's stadium-busting Born ...


  2. 10th Anniversary CD Reissue & First Time Vinyl Release Of The...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Westcoastmusic

    In 2005, Purple Pyramid Records released one of the most ambitious and extraordinary undertakings in music history, a monumental gathering of progressive rock superstars including members of King Crimson, ELP, The Doors, Jethro Tull, Yes, Toto, Styx and others who came together to recreate Pink Floyd 's epic art rock opera, The Wall! Produced by the multi-talented Billy Sherwood and dubbed Back Against The Wall, the project garnered tremendous praise and earned its place among discerning fans of both Pink Floyd and the prog rock genre as a whole. Now, 10 years after, on January 20th Purple Pyramid proudly presents a 10th anniversary re-issue of the CD set featuring all new artwork and 5 bonus remixes.


  3. Interview: Prog rock legend Rick Wakeman says Yes to excessRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2013 |

    The caped crusader of prog rock, Yes ' Rick Wakeman , riffs on Edinburgh and a whole lot more with Aidan Smith RICK WAKEMAN never did anything by halves, not beer or cars or marriages . He lived to excess and played music to excess, as a member of prog-rock potentates Yes.


  4. Demis Roussos: Singer who began as a prog-rocker then achieved...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | The Independent

    The haunting track 'The Four Horsemen' inspired the likes of Jon Anderson of Yes, Beck, Richard Ashcroft and Noel Gallagher Gifted with a pleading, irresistible voice, particularly an operatic falsetto that seemed to hit a nerve and go right through you, the Greek singer Demis Roussos sold 60 million albums as a solo artist and with his first successful group, Aphrodite's Child.


  5. This Day in Music History: January 26thRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | WPLR

    ... top of the U.K. Singles Chart for the third time with "Innuendo". The flamenco guitar solo in the song was performed by Yes guitarist Steve Howe. 1989: Bon Jovi kicked off the North American leg of their Jersey Syndicate Tour in support of New ...


  6. Star-Studded 2005 Tribute to Pink Floyd's "The Wall" Reissued with Bonus TracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | WJZW-FM Washington

    In 2005, a tribute to Pink Floyd 's 1979 concept album The Wall titled Back Against The Wall was released that featured an extraordinary lineup of rock stars, including past or current members of Yes , Styx , Toto , The Doors , King Crimson , Jethro Tull , Deep Purple and more. To mark its 10th anniversary, the two-CD set was reissued this week with new artwork and several bonus tracks, while the collection also has been released on vinyl for the first time.


  7. Steve Hackett, York Barbican, October 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | York Press

    ... Lehmann, harmony vocals, while Malik Mansurov and Sara Kovaks add exotic elements on tar and didgeridoo respectively. Yes bassist Chris Squire plays on Love Song To A Vampire and Hugo Dagenhardt is the drummer for Dust And Dreams, and Hackett is ...


  8. FEMAIL investigates life after Page 3 for Britain's most famous topless modelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Daily Mail

    ... a No1 in Japan, Nina appeared in the Pirelli Calendar, starred in commercials for cigars and Martini and in 1984 married Yes keyboard player Rick Wakeman in 1984. Jilly Johnson, now 61, was one of Britain's first Page 3 models in 1970, and went on ...


  9. 'Gone Girl' Composer Atticus Ross Signs New Publishing DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... a roster that includes Hans Zimmer, Randy Newman , Adam Peters (Echo & The Bunnymen), Trevor Horn , Trevor Rabin (Yes), Ross is also scoring the documentary Crocodile Gennadiy and John Hillcoat 's Triple 9 . And his score for the biographical Brian ...


  10. Must-Own Billy Sherwood projects: Gimme FiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Something Else! Reviews

    Producer, composer and multi-instrumentalist Billy Sherwood has had a lasting and significant impact on progressive rock. After contributing to a series of Yes projects in the 1990s, Sherwood issued excellent solo albums from 1999's The Big Peace to his current release Divided by One .


  11. XTC: Drums and WiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | All About Jazz

    ... once again making it okay to actually be able to play your instrument. No, there are no pyrotechnic displays of ELP or Yes-like bombast...but it is clear, even from Dave Gregory's brief solos on tracks like "Real by Reel" and the thumping bass and ...


  12. Yes: RelayerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | All About Jazz

    Yes Relayer Panegyric 2014 Today's Rediscovery is an anomaly in the catalog of one of progressive rock's most innovative groups of the late 1960s/early '70s, and how better to experience it than with 's upgraded 2014 stereo remix, as the former Porcupine Tree frontman nears the release of his own Hand. Cannot.


  13. Ibanez: AR325 [Reviews]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 |

    ... I bought it used but in excellent shape. The sound suits me quite well I do a lot of old school progressive rock ( Yes , Jethro Tull , Uriah Heep , Be Bop Deluxe ), and it suits that style fine with the switching I can get some extra excellent tones ...


  14. Singers, punks, poets and playwrights set for Selby Town Hall's spring seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | York Press

    ... three other writers whose works are inspired by Northern England. Other artists confirmed to play the Town Hall include Yes guitarist Steve Howe, 80s stage, screen and pop star Toyah Willcox - who will perform an intimate, career-spanning acoustic ...


  15. Happy Birthday - Tuesday January 13thRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | K99FM

    January 13th Happy Birthday! Some of those celebrating today... *Trace Adkins country singer born in Springhill, LA multiple hits appeared on The Celebrity Apprentice 53 *Trevor Rabin musician/songwriter Yes 61 *Suggs lead singer - Madness 54 *Zach de la Rocha musician/rapper/singer/ *Liam Hemsworth Gale Hawthorne - Hunger Games movies 25 *Orlando Bloom Lord Of The Rings Pirates Of The Caribbean movies 38 *Patrick Dempsey Dr. McDreamy on Grey's Anatomy 49 *Julia Louis-Dreyfus Seinfeld The New Adventures of Old Christine 54 *Jill Wagner host on ABC TV's Wipeout - 36 If you... a friend... or a family member has a birthday today... let K99 help you spread the good news...check in with a comment below! HaPpY BiRtHdAy!!! from K99 Country! "The Dude" - Alan Goodwin Just a country boy...plain and simple.


  16. pendergrassRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | KUQL-FM Mitchell

    ... is 85. Actor Billy Gray ("Father Knows Best") is 77. Actor Richard Moll ("Night Court") is 72. Guitarist Trevor Rabin of Yes is 61. Drummer Fred White of Earth, Wind and Fire is 60. Actor Kevin Anderson ("Nothing Sacred") is 55. Actress Julia ...


  17. The day Rick rocked and raised the roof at Bradford CathedralRead the original story

    Monday Jan 12 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    NEXT month keyboard wizard Rick Wakeman returns to Bradford with his one-man show. He'll be telling stories about his career that has included musical collaborations with David Bowie, Cat Stevens and Elton John, as well as worldwide tours with YES and his own band The English Rock Ensemble, punctuated by displays of dazzling virtuosity on the piano.


  18. Rick Wakeman pops to the theatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Uttoxeter Advertiser

    Rick Wakeman, the renowned keyboard player from 1970s prog rock heroes Yes - famed for hits including Roundabout - will make his way to Lichfield Garrick theatre on January 17. Away from music, Wakeman is renowned as one of Britain's favourite cynics after his regular appearances on BBC show Grumpy Old Men. Wakeman's critical eye came in handy when he was appointed as a presenter of Watchdog - the show exposing dodgy businesses across the UK.


  19. Dona s Top 10 From January 11, 1984Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... hit, 12 years earlier? Sure, why not? LOL! About as least likely a candidate for hit single-dom as you'd think of, but Yes did it. The intro makes the song, one of the most exciting ever. (#13 last week) Culture Club's biggest hit. What the heck ...


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

    Thursday Jan 8 |

    ... 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 ...