In the first weeks of the 1980s. Jon Anderson of Yes and Vangelis Papathanassiou added the hit album 'Short Stories' to the chart single ‘I Hear You Now.'
After leaving Yes, Rick Wakeman’s first solo work, ‘The Six Wives Of Henry VIII’, was an ambitious concept album that remains a jewel in his crown.
With his original band, Porcupine Tree, Steven Wilson nearly single-handedly sparked a prog revival and it continues with his concert film ‘Home Invasion’.
From Chicago’s Coca-Cola inspired logo to The Rolling Stones’ iconic lips and the mascots of metal, great logos can embody the very essence of a band.
The guitar is the backbone of rock music, and the best guitarists include some blues and country guitarists that paved the way for rock’n’roll’s legends.
Artists have long embraced their inner symphonic self as you can hear on these 25 classic orchestral rock tracks, featuring Yes to Radiohead.
Picking the most bizarre concept albums isn’t easy, since the most beloved concept albums are themselves pretty bizarre, but here are a few masterstrokes.
Plumpton Racecourse in the Sussex countryside hosted some huge names at the 9th and 10th National Jazz and Blues Festivals.
Of making the doc, the director says: “As a long-standing fan of the band, following Yes on the road this year and last on their momentous 50th tour was a dream come...
He combined the experimental and the radio-friendly, and returned to the UK top ten.
The keyboard legend will perform music from Yes, some of his solo material and songs by David Bowie and The Beatles and more.
The band's first album soared to US sales alone in excess of four million.
From the hardest rock bands to the pop savants, the best power ballads transcend time and genre to pull at your heartstrings.
The jaunt kicks off in Annapolis on 21 September and concludes in Ridgefield, Connecticut, on 13 October.
The ambitious ‘Journey To The Centre Of The Earth’ was recorded on 18 January 1974, as Rick Wakeman recorded live with a choir, an orchestra and a rock group.