The ninth episode of the Yes Music Podcast featuring the eighth studio album, ‘Going for the One’.
- Rick Wakeman returns but is he better integrated than on Tales?
- Does this album contain the definitive Yes track?
- Where is Roger Dean?
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Hipgnosis album covers
Awaken 2003 in Birmingham
This is the show I was at (you can clearly hear where Chris Squire’s bass goes out of tune in Part 2 of the recording. I remember him fiddling with the tuning pegs and Rick Wakeman glaring at him!)
The music I use is the last movement of Stravinsky’s Firebird Suite. This has been used as introduction music at many Yes concerts. My theme music is not take from a live concert – I put it together from the following two creative commons sources:
Homework for next time:
Listen to Tormato:
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