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  • Prog rock pioneers YES heading out on 50th anniversary tour

    Prog rock pioneers YES heading out on 50th anniversary tour

    It is truly a rarity to find a band that has been together for 50 years, but YES is one of those few bands that fit that description. The progressive rock outfit has had a long history of stringing together timeless classics, as well as providing the template for many bands and genres that would...
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    Anderson, Rabin & Wakeman weave Yes magic in Akron

    It’s been fifty years since Yes first introduced the world to its symphonic rock, but the progressive rock yeomen remain caught up in perpetual change. The first lineup change occurred back in 1970, when guitarist Steve Howe replaced Peter Banks.  Then organist Tony Kaye stepped aside for keyboard...
  • Top 10 best YES songs

    Top 10 best YES songs

    Progressive rock giant YES recently was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and that was a well-deserved honor for the group that is now approaching its 50th year of existence. You can catch the band on tour celebrating this honor, because if you have not seen YES live, you are missing out...
  • 5 things you didn't know about YES

    5 things you didn't know about YES

    During the progressive rock heyday in the 1970s, the English band YES was at the forefront of the movement. Formed in 1968 by vocalist Jon Anderson, guitarist Peter Banks, drummer Bill Bruford, keyboardist Tony Kaye and bassist Chris Squire, the band has undergone many lineup changes in the near 5...
  • Yes announces 2017 US tour ahead of Rock Hall induction

    Yes announces 2017 US tour ahead of Rock Hall induction

    Yes has revealed plans for a big triple bill U.S. tour ahead of their induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, which will take place April 7 in Brooklyn, New York at Barclays Center. The pioneering British prog-rockers have confirmed a 20-city run dubbed “Yestival,” which will take place...
  • Yes to reunite with ex-singer Jon Anderson for Rock Hall performance

    Yes to reunite with ex-singer Jon Anderson for Rock Hall performance

    Yes fans will be thrilled to learn that the band will reunite with former Yes frontman and founding member Jon Anderson for a performance during their 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction. The pioneering British prog-rockers are scheduled to be inducted by Rush members Geddy Lee and Alex...
  • Rush, Neil Young, and Jackson Browne will also be in attendance at the 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ceremony on April 7. 

    Neil Young, Rush, and Jackson Browne added to 2017 Rock Hall of Fame ceremony

    The 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame class made up Pearl Jam, Joan Baez, Tupac Shakur, Journey, Electric Light Orchestra, Yes, and Chic's Nile Rodgers, will not be alone when they take the stage to receive music's highest honor at the Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn, New York City this spring. On Friday...
  • Rick Wakeman to attend Rock Hall induction of Yes

    Rick Wakeman to attend Rock Hall induction of Yes

    Rick Wakeman has had a change of heart about joining his former Yes bandmates for their 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees. The keyboard whiz, who recently hit the road with fellow ex-Yes alumni Jon Anderson and Trevor Rabin under the moniker "Anderson, Rabin & Wakeman" a.k.a. "ARW," has...
  • Yes' Jon Anderson hints at possible reunion for Rock Hall induction

    Yes' Jon Anderson hints at possible reunion for Rock Hall induction

    It took 22 years of “nos,” but Yes will finally be a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. After first becoming eligible in 1994, 25 years after the release of their self-titled debut album, the prog-rock icons are set to be inducted into the prestigious organization on April 7 at Barclays...
  • Yes honored to be among the 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees

    Yes honored to be among the 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees

    Yes fans rejoice! The pioneering British prog-rockers have officially been announced among the 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees. The multi-platinum sellers acknowledged the big news in a press release posted Dec. 20 at MSO after the Rock Hall announced its list of 2017 inductees on Tuesday...
  • Rock and Roll Hall of Fame unveils their 2017 inductees

    Rock and Roll Hall of Fame unveils their 2017 inductees

    The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has revealed the names of its 2017 inductees. Six artists have been chosen in the Performer Category from 19 original candidates, including legendary artists: Joan Baez, Electric Light Orchestra, Journey, Pearl Jam, Tupac Shakur and Yes along with Chic co-founder Nile...
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