The current — and official — YES lineup, now led by longtime guitarist Steve Howe, is celebrating the band’s 50th anniversary this summer with an innovative tour that features the return of founding keyboardist Tony Kaye, who guests with the current band consisting of YES veterans drummer Alan White, keyboardist Geoff Downes, vocalist Jon Davison, bassist Billy Sherwood. Howe explains the experience to Goldmine.
Jakko Jakszyk breathes new life into the legendary King Crimson onstage.
Ken Sharp is the author of this June’s cover story on Utopia and the singer-songwriter of a single celebrating the band’s reunion. Ken Sharp is also the guest on this podcast episode.
Much to the excitement of Greg Lake and ELP fans worldwide, Annie Barbazza & Max Repetti are releasing MOONCHILD – A deep journey into the music and poetry of Greg Lake. To be issued as Limited edition 1000 papersleeve CD (MAN002) and 500 gatefold coloured audiophile vinyl (MANLP002) on Manticore Records on May 18, 2018, this album marks Greg Lake’s final production before his passing on December 7, 2016.
Mike Portnoy talks about Sons of Apollo’s debut album, their current tour and his life as a music collector, especially Beatles memorabilia and vinyl.
A Marillion deluxe edition set on CD/Blu-ray + vinyl features newly remastered versions of the double-album, expanded with unreleased concert recordings and more. Available March 9 from Parlophone.
“The Real Lisztomania” to be released as keyboardist Rick Wakeman always wanted – available CD/DVD & Deluxe Box Set!
King Crimson to release “Official Bootleg: Live in Chicago, June 28th, 2017” & “Sailors’ Tales” (1970 – 1972) – Limited Edition 27-Disc box set.
With only 4 months to go before sailing, Cruise To The Edge, progressive rock’s largest festival at sea, announced its final public sale.
Drummer Alan White on Yes finally getting into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and other ongoing activities.