Episode 123 – Re-evaluating Tony Kaye’s early contribution to Yes

Tony Banks
Tony Kaye, first Yes keyboard player

The one hundred and twenty third episode of the Yes Music Podcast, featuring a re-evaluation of the contribution of Tony Kaye to the early band.

  • Is Kaye an integral part of the early band?
  • What is his contribution?
  • Why did he leave?

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A brief update

YMPA very brief update at half term, February 2014.

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Episode 122 – Yes Tracks Through Time Part 7 – Heart of the Sunrise

Heart of the Sunrise
Another Yes track through time

STOP PRESS! Yes, I realise I said Adam Wakeman rather than Oliver Wakeman in this episode! Sorry!

The one hundred and twenty second episode of the Yes Music Podcast, featuring an exploration of the live outings of Heart of the Sunrise, through the years.

  • What differences are there between performances?
  • Do changes in personnel affect the renditions?
  • How has the track aged?

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Episode 121 – A first look at ‘Time and a Word Yes Interviews’ by Jon Kirkham

Yes book
A beautiful book full of amazing content

The one hundred and twenty first episode of the Yes Music Podcast, featuring my first look at the new book, ‘Time and a Word Yes Interviews’, by Jon Kirkham.

  • Is the book as high-quality as advertised?
  • What does it contain?
  • Is it worth the money?

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Photographs by William Mulryne

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‘Unboxing’ Yes Time and a Word – Jon Kirkman

Photographs by William Mulryne

…to be continued in a podcast episode.