In our September 2015 issue, we feature acts including Santana, Yes, and The Rolling Stones. We continue to share some lesser known flip sides from the featured acts to discover or rediscover.
Time and Some Words – The Anthology of Prog Rock Quotations 1969-1976 Available now! “Prog stood for progressive, but progression happened before the genre was coined. Progressive meant musicians could experiment, push themselves and their musicianship into new and fascinating …
Even among the die-hard clan, most Yes fans will admit there’s a certain ambiguity to their love of the band. With forty-plus years worth of music to choose from, and the band’s longevity and persistency far deeper engrained than their …
Goldmine Magazine’s latest group of Hall of Fame inductees includes great vocalists, male & female, Jazz, classic groups of all flavors & Rock & Roll’s greatest drummer?
Chris Squire, Steve Howe, Alan White, Geoff Downes and Jon Davison will perform “The Yes Album,” “Close to the Edge” and Going for The One” in their entirety.
One of the interesting wrinkles in the circuitous history of Yes concerns the XYZ project from early 1981, which found Alan White and Chris Squire surreptitiously converting guitarist Jimmy Page into a prog-rock monster. “Unfortunately, it wasn’t long after John …
Montrealer Benoit David, known for his work with his band Mystery and the Yes tribute act Close To The Edge, takes on the lead vocal role for “Fly From Here.”
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame should take a closer look at these bands
Progressive rock blew out its mainstream welcome in the D.I.Y. punk era. But like rockabilly, country blues, swing music, and disco, Prog never went away.
The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame boasts a great variety when it comes to its inductees