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Yes & Styx Team Up For Progressive Rock Super-tour

Prog-rock supergroups Yes and Styx are teaming up for a month-long summer (11) tour in North America.The two bands will co-headline 22 dates on the Progressive U.S. Tour, which will begin on Independence Day (04Jul11)...

Yes Reteam With Horn For First Album In 10 Years

Prog-rock legends Yes have returned to the studio to record their first album of new material in a decade.The group has reunited with producer Trevor Horn for the highly-anticipated new album, which will be titled...

Facinelli Laughing Off 'Worst Vampire' Dishonour

TWILIGHT patriarch PETER FACINELLI has laughed off a leading critic's dishonour - the actor has landed at the top of Rolling Stone magazine film buff PETER TRAVERS' Worst Movie Vampires list.Facinelli's Carlisle Cullen in the...

Yes & Toto Stars Team Up For Yoso Project

TOTO frontman BOBBY KIMBALL and YES stars BILLY SHERWOOD and TONY KAYE have formed a new rock supergroup, called YOSO.The trio's first album, Elements, will be released next week (02Jul10) in Europe and later in...

Howe's Daughter-in-law Pens Celebrity Offspring Book

YES and ASIA founder STEVE HOWE's daughter-in-law, ZOE STREET HOWE, has used her husband DYLAN's experiences as the son of a rock star as the basis of a new book about the offspring of musical...

Cyrus Denies Hanging Up On Radio Host

MILEY CYRUS has hit back at accusations she cut short a phone interview with a radio show in Florida after the DJ began asking uncomfortable questions - insisting she simply ran out of time to...

Wakeman Feared He Was Poisoned

YES star RICK WAKEMAN feared for his life after finding out he has twice flown on the same jet as a fatally poisoned spy. The rocker was terrified after Foreign Office bosses informed his son Adam...

Prog Rock Heaven As Yes & Asia Plan Joint Tour

Progressive rock supergroups YES and ASIA are teaming up to tour North America this summer (09). Steve Howe, who plays guitar in both groups, will double up during the shows and Yes will feature on/off bandmate...

Yes Cancel U.s. Tour

British rockers YES have scrapped their current tour of America - citing "unforeseen medical reasons" for the cancelled shows. The veteran band was due to play a string of gigs throughout North America but now all...

Yes Star Anderson: 'It's Time To Stop Touring'

YES frontman JON ANDERSON fears the classic rock act's constant touring and lack of passion will eventually end the group for good - unless his bandmates agree to take a break and work on new...

Squire Open To Anderson Returning To Yes

YES rocker CHRIS SQUIRE has invited sick bandmate JON ANDERSON to return to the group when he's well again - after replacing the singer for a new tour. The prog-rock stars initially axed their road...

Anderson Fumes At Yes Snub

YES rocker JON ANDERSON is furious the band is embarking on a new tour without him, insisting he feels "disrespected" by the move. The prog-rock legends initially axed their road trip plans back in June...

Yes Find Replacement Frontman For Tour

Rock veterans YES are to go ahead with their 40th anniversary world tour - with a replacement singer from a tribute band. The prog-rock legends were forced to pull the plug on the tour in...

Yes Say 'No' To Concert

British rocker YES have cancelled their 40th anniversary tour of North America after singer JON ANDERSON was diagnosed with acute respiratory failure. The 63-year-old was hospitalised last month (May08) after a severe asthma attack, and...

Yes To Tour With Wakeman's Son

Progressive rock supergroup YES are to hit the road for their 40th anniversary tour with departed keyboard player RICK WAKEMAN's son OLIVER as a new recruit. Wakeman Sr. explained his reasons for not taking part...

Hazlehurst Dies At 79

Legendary jingles man RONNIE HAZLEHURST, who penned the theme tunes for hit British TV shows such as YES, MINISTER and ARE YOU BEING SERVED, has died aged 79. Hazlehurst died in hospital in Guernsey,...

Yes Rockers Bring The Countryside Into Studio

British rockers YES converted their London studio into a countryside scene to placate band members who were hoping to record in a quiet retreat. While keyboardist Rick Wakeman and frontman Jon Anderson wanted to record...

Yes Rocker Pulls Out Of Fundraiser

YES rocker JON ANDERSON pulled out of a charity fundraising concert, after his spiritual adviser told him not to perform. The frontman of the classic rock band was due to perform at the Paul Green...

Wakeman's Unusual New Year Celebration

Former YES rocker RICK WAKEMAN once tried to welcome in the New Year with a romantic romp, before his passion was killed by the sight of late British TV presenter ANDY STEWART. The 57-year-old keyboardist...

Wakeman To Wed For Fourth Time

Former YES rocker RICK WAKEMAN is set to marry for a fourth time, after proposing to girlfriend RACHEL KAUFMAN - who is 25 years his junior. The keyboardist, 57, previously declared he would never tie...

Freeman Rocks With The Blockheads

Actor MARTIN FREEMAN was terrified of performing with British rockers THE BLOCKHEADS on Friday (09JUN06), because he had to fill in for late frontman IAN DURY. THE HITCHHIKER'S GUIDE TO THE GALAXY star sang ONE...

Wakeman Laughs Off Rsi Rumours

YES keyboardist RICK WAKEMAN has laughed off reports he is suffering from repetitive strain injury (RSI). The WONDEROUS STORIES star, 57, insists he is healthy and can play the keyboards just as good as ever....

Rascall Flatts Make It Three Weeks On Top

Country trio RASCAL FLATTS have scored a third week at the top of the US album charts thanks to another healthy sales week. The group sold another 143,000 copies of their latest album, ME +...

Yes Future In Doubt

The future of prog rock supergroup YES looks shaky following news that a planned 2006 reunion tour has been scrapped. The oft-feuding group had scheduled to join up this summer (06), but guitarist STEVE HOWE...

Wakeman Rocks Out For God

Cape-sporting keyboard supremo RICK WAKEMAN is teaming up with opera star RAMON REMEDIOS to perform two spectacular shows in aid of his local churches. The former YES organist, who lives in Scole, on the border...

Van Halen To Reunite For Space Rock Mission?

Estranged VAN HALEN co-stars DAVID LEE ROTH and SAMMY HAGAR are set to reunite - in space. The JUMP rockers have been invited to be part of extraterrestrial research expert MICHAEL LUCKMAN's hotly-anticipated Signal...

Happy Mondays To Record First Album In 13 Years

British band HAPPY MONDAYS are set to release their first new material in more than 13 years through OASIS' record label Big Brother Recordings. The STEP ON rockers haven't released a studio album since...

Allen Pleased With Her Iambic Delivery Talents

FACE/OFF star JOAN ALLEN found she was more adept at delivering her lines with a poetic rhythm in the 2004 movie YES than she had anticipated. Yes director SALLY POTTER asked Allen and her...

Downey Jr Gets Musical For Real

ROBERT DOWNEY JR is set to become the latest actor to get serious about his musical skills after signing a new record deal with SONY CLASSICAL. The actor, who showed off his singing talents...

Dean Offers Yes Mugs

The British artist who gave rockers YES their distinctive album artwork is branching out with a set of decorative mugs. ROGER DEAN has designed a series of Yes art on a set of...

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