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
Of course, Geoff Downes nailed the Drama material on Yes' epic Topographic Drama tour -- after all, he helped originate that album during his first stint in the band. But it was his impassioned and stellar playing on the epic Tales From Topographic Oceans tunes that really blew us away. Here's one of our favorite … Continue reading This Photo of Yes’ Geoff Downes from Topographic Drama is One of Our Favorites
If you grew up in America during the 1960s, the 1970s, or even on into the 1980s and beyond, the 1965 animated Peanuts television special, A Charlie Brown Christmas, was a seasonal tradition. And nothing offset that show's incredible melancholy sweetness more than Vince Guaraldi's fantastic soundtrack, highlighted by the exuberant "Linus & Lucy." Geoff … Continue reading Listen to Asia & Yes’ Geoff Downes’ Incredible Versatility on this Awesome Cover of Our All-Time Holiday Favorite!
Here's an excerpt from a longer, exclusive interview that will appear in a new project we're working on very soon! When we sat down to talk about the amazing Topographic Drama tour with Geoff Downes recently, we couldn't help but observe that some of the great music from the Drama days is a thread that weaves … Continue reading Yes’ Geoff Downes Talks Drama Rarities and That Album’s Defining Moment
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.