Yes Fan Fest 2018: Fifty True Summers was a fantastic day for fans to gather to celebrate the band's fiftieth anniversary. People from all over the world converged on Philadelphia, where Yes played concerts at The Fillmore on Friday, July 20th and Saturday July 21st. The gathering was in The Foundry which is in the same building … Continue reading Photos from the Yes Fan Fest 2018: Fifty True Summers
When you're out there on stage performing, are there moments that have caught you by surprise, since assuming the bass role in Yes? Sure. There are certain moments, and they’ve been different in each tour. For instance, the first tour that we did, it happened for me when we were playing “Owner.” That little bass … Continue reading Billy Sherwood on Missing Chris Squire and Special Moments on Stage That Keep Him With Us Always
Billy Sherwood accepted the torch passed to him from Yes' "keeper of the flame" and has been running full speed with it ever since. His playing, his attention to detail and respect for the music, and even his showmanship seem to get better and better and better with each outing (see Is “Topographic Drama” Yes’ … Continue reading Yes’ Billy Sherwood on Topographic Drama & What Comes Next
One of the many highlights from the 2016 Topographic Drama tour was the stunning stage production. The innovative use of video screens and stage lighting made for some exciting photographic opportunities for us. This shot captures the band's epic performance of music from Tales From Topographic Oceans.
Yes is a certain combination of chemistry of people that create a certain kind of energy that comes off the stage. You can’t really put your finger on it, but you know it when you feel it.