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One fan's exploration of the world's greatest progressive rock band.

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The last time Anderson, Howe, White, Squire and Wakeman played together – 351 - Yes Music Podcast

9/21/2018
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Produced by Jeffrey Crecelius, Wayne Hall, Preston Frazier and Bill Govier This week Mark and I have been considering Songs From Tsongas in order to re-live the last time Howe, White, Anderson and Wakeman were together on stage along with the late great Chris Squire. With the recent ARW and Yes live offerings perhaps only offering us part of the story, does Songs from Tsongas now seem like the full picture? Was it better when the 'classic' lineup were with us? How does the acoustic section...

Duration:00:53:16

Yes Featuring Anderson, Rabin and Wakeman – Live at the Apollo – 350 - Yes Music Podcast

9/14/2018
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Produced by Jeffrey Crecelius, Wayne Hall, Preston Frazier and Bill Govier We're back with an in-depth review of Yes Featuring ARW's live new album. There are several different audio and video versions and it looks and sounds great! How does this collection sound and look? Do we miss Howe? Can we hear Lee Pomeroy's bass? Listen to the episode then let us know what you think! Yes50Fanconvention.com is now live! Become a YMP Patron: If you would like to support the Yes Music Podcast, there...

Duration:00:55:38

Short Summer Episode 2 – Re-listen to my Jon Anderson Interview - Yes Music Podcast

9/7/2018
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As promised, here is the second of two short episodes during the time I'm off on holiday. I hope you enjoy re-listening to my Jon Anderson interview from September 2016, in the context of ARW today!

Duration:00:12:43

Short Summer Episode 1 – Yes Featuring ARW Live and Leonard Bernstein - Yes Music Podcast

8/31/2018
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As promised, here is the first of two short episodes during the time I'm off on holiday. I hope you enjoy finding out a bit about ARW's fist concerts of the new leg of their tour and also about Leonard Bernstein's Yes connections! Thanks to Paul Raybould and Jeremy North! Paul's Tweets - newest to oldest: This was the most well attended YES-ARW show I have seen for a long time. Capacity 5,800. It looked quite full. @oliasofbolton @YesMusicPodcast @YESfeaturingARW @Greek_Theatre...

Duration:00:13:56

Going for the One on Yesshows – 349 - Yes Music Podcast

8/24/2018
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Duration:00:49:55

Relayer Live in 2019? 348 - Yes Music Podcast

8/17/2018
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Produced by Jeffrey Crecelius, Wayne Hall, Preston Frazier and Bill Govier With the 'news' that Patrick Moraz might be joining Yes live in 2019 to play the whole of Relayer, Mark and I discuss the possibilities and challenges this presents. We listen to/watch recordings from when Moraz was in the band playing the songs from Relayer and then have a chat about it all. How could Moraz be integrated into the current Yes band? What instrumentation is needed for Relayer? Are the songs similar to...

Duration:00:51:04

YES Legacy – 50th Anniversary Plaque unveiling – 347 - Yes Music Podcast

8/10/2018
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Produced by Jeffrey Crecelius, Wayne Hall, Preston Frazier and Bill Govier I report back from the amazing YES 50 Plaque unveiling ceremony in London where I met Bill Bruford, members of Chris Squire's family, Chris Welch and many other Yes fans. Mark and I chat about the significance of he event and there's a 2 pence about the Patrick Moraz Relayer rumours and how Yes could perform and record as a collective in the future. How did the plaque unveiling go? Who turned up? Should we expand...

Duration:00:59:37

Fragile – by Yes Featuring ARW! – 346 - Yes Music Podcast

8/3/2018
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Produced by Robert Nasir, Jeffrey Crecelius, Wayne Hall, Preston Frazier and Bill Govier A short discussion of the new music by Yes featuring ARW entitled 'Fragile' which has been released unofficially on YouTube. Is this just a Rabin solo song? Does it sound like Yes? Do you like it? Listen to the episode then let us know what you think! https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=eFgi-gfTdqg Vote for the 50th Anniversary Fan Convention in the Prog Awards! Yes50Fanconvention.com is now live! Geoff...

Duration:00:15:55

YES FanFest – 50 True Summers – from a distance – 345 - Yes Music Podcast

7/27/2018
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Produced by Robert Nasir, Jeffrey Crecelius, Wayne Hall, Preston Frazier and Bill Govier Neither Mark nor I were able to get to the YES50 FanFest in Philadelphia but we took part as well as we could remotely. This week we are reflecting on some of the performances and the general feel we picked up remotely. We also have a two pence about whether Yes are playing too often these days. Which Yes men were there? What was played? Was it a worthwhile event? Listen to the episode then let us know...

Duration:00:51:06

Dave Watkinson interview – Plaques, A Competition and Warriors in the basement! 344 - Yes Music Podcast

7/20/2018
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Produced by Robert Nasir, Jeffrey Crecelius, Wayne Hall, Preston Frazier and Bill Govier I catch up with Dave Watkinson in a secret Westminster location to talk about YES50, his article about The Warriors in Record Collector magazine and a competition connected with it. Listen for details of how to win yourself a copy of The Warriors live in concert CD! Also, Mark and I discuss some current Yes topics as well as James Bond themes! What's going on in the basement? Where is the Yes 50 plaque...

Duration:00:40:55

Yes singles part 20 – Heaven and Earth – 343 - Yes Music Podcast

7/13/2018
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Produced by Robert Nasir, Jeffrey Crecelius, Wayne Hall, Preston Frazier and Bill Govier We've (finally) reached the end of the Yes singles series with Heaven and Earth which didn't really have any proper singles at all. However, it does give us a chance to think about Yes' latest studio album again and we also have a bass focus in our 2 pence segment. What's is it with Heaven and Earth? Were there any singles? Why was RTB used again? Listen to the episode then let us know what you think!...

Duration:00:49:46

Yes singles part 19 – Fly From Here – 342 - Yes Music Podcast

7/6/2018
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Produced by Robert Nasir, Jeffrey Crecelius, Wayne Hall, Preston Frazier and Bill Govier We consider the singles (if any) from Fly From Here this week and talk about this difficult time in the band's history - a bit. There's also a Two Pence segment where Mark is disappointed with his latest Pledge Music acquisition... Were there any singles from Fly From Here? Why was Oliver Wakeman not on this album? Was Trevor Horn an asset or too controlling? Listen to the episode then let us know what...

Duration:00:53:39

Yes miscellany – it’s all a matter of opinion – 341 - Yes Music Podcast

6/29/2018
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Produced by Robert Nasir, Jeffrey Crecelius, Wayne Hall, Preston Frazier and Bill Govier This week I'm preoccupied with arrangements for the family funeral but I managed to meet up with Mark to discuss a selection of Yes topics which I hope you will enjoy. Please do add your answers to the various questions I posed in the comments. What's your favourite Yes memorabilia? What's your favourite album pre-1980? Yes or Time and a Word? ...and more! Listen to the episode then let us know what...

Duration:00:25:07

Yes singles part 18 – Magnification – 340 - Yes Music Podcast

6/22/2018
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Produced by Robert Nasir, Jeffrey Crecelius, Wayne Hall, Preston Frazier and Bill Govier We consider the singles (if any) from Magnification this week and talk about that album alongside Symphonic Live. There's also time for a Two Pence segment on the ARW revelations this week! Were there any singles from Magnification? Does the orchestra work well? Did the band miss a keyboard player - including live? Listen to the episode then let us know what you think! Vote for the 50th Anniversary Fan...

Duration:00:53:27

A short set of messages in a difficult week – 339 - Yes Music Podcast

6/15/2018
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Produced by Robert Nasir, Jeffrey Crecelius, Wayne Hall, Preston Frazier and Bill Govier A very short episode this week as I was unable to fit anything more in due to bereavement. Vote for YES50 Fan Convention and Fish Out Of Water ARW in Oslo review Yes50Fanconvention.com is now live! Geoff Bailie's brand new Yes show! https://progreport.com/radio/ Live at 7pm UK and 10am Eastern Time on Fridays! Then, get it on iTunes/Apple Podcasts. Become a YMP Patron: If you would like to support the...

Duration:00:07:02

Yes Singles part 17 – The Ladder – 338 - Yes Music Podcast

6/8/2018
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Produced by Robert Nasir, Jeffrey Crecelius, Wayne Hall, Preston Frazier and Bill Govier Were there any singles from The Ladder? How would you rate this album? How do the two Yes camp set lists shape up? Listen to the episode then let us know what you think! Yes50Fanconvention.com is now live! Geoff Bailie's brand new Yes show! https://progreport.com/radio/ Live at 7pm UK and 10am Eastern Time on Fridays! Then, get it on iTunes/Apple Podcasts. Become a YMP Patron: If you would like to...

Duration:00:54:23

The Sea Within and Tom Brislin Interview – 337 - Yes Music Podcast

6/1/2018
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Produced by Robert Nasir, Jeffrey Crecelius, Wayne Hall, Preston Frazier and Bill Govier In a week which was supposed to be a holiday for me, we actually managed to speak to Tom Brislin about his new band The Sea Within as well as about #YES50. Mark reviewed the self-titled album and we then got together to compare notes. Phew! Is this the new sound of prog? How are the guests involved? What is Tom going to do in YES50?? Listen to the episode then let us know what you think!...

Duration:00:55:15

Fish Out Of Water Deluxe Edition – 336 - Yes Music Podcast

5/25/2018
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Produced by Robert Nasir, Jeffrey Crecelius, Wayne Hall, Preston Frazier and Bill Govier Mark and I have finally both received our remarkable box sets of the deluxe edition of Chris Squire's progressive masterpiece, Fish Out Of Water. It's an expansive set so we get stuck into as much of it as we can this week. What is in that really heavy box? How does the new mix sound? Is it all worth the money? Listen to the episode then let us know what you think! Yes50Fanconvention.com is now live!...

Duration:00:53:12

Yes singles part 16 – Keys to Ascension and Open Your Eyes – 335 - Yes Music Podcast

5/18/2018
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Produced by Robert Nasir, Jeffrey Crecelius, Wayne Hall, Preston Frazier and Bill Govier We cover the Keys to Ascension albums as well as Open Your Eyes this week in our look at the Yes singles. It's a complex and unclear picture! What was going on in the band and with album releases? Were there any singles? Was this the most confused period of the band's history? Listen to the episode then let us know what you think! Yes50Fanconvention.com is now live! Geoff Bailie's brand new Yes show!...

Duration:00:49:31

Yes singles part 15 – Talk – 334 - Yes Music Podcast

5/11/2018
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Produced by Robert Nasir, Jeffrey Crecelius, Wayne Hall, Preston Frazier and Bill Govier We've reached Talk in our survey of Yes singles. It's a fairly sketchy picture but we know there was at least one single from this great album and possibly a couple more - as usual if you have copies of these singles, please do leave a comment int eh show notes! In our Two pence segment we also have a chance to think about whether Yes have released too many live albums. Was Talk a Trevor Rabin solo...

Duration:00:53:26