Episode 65 – An interview with bass maestro, Miguel Falcão – Yes Music Podcast

Miguel in action!
Miguel in action!

The sixty-fifth episode of the Yes Music Podcast featuring an interview with bass guitar guru and Chris Squire fanatic, Miguel Falcão.

Listen to a real Yes fan and a fantastic musician, then let me know what you think by contacting me via any of the different routes on the right hand side or by leaving a comment below!

  • What prompted Miguel to start recording Yes and Chris Squire bass covers on YouTube?
  • What makes Chris Squire’s style so interesting?
  • What other music does Miguel make and where can you find him?

 

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Episode 65 – An interview with bass maestro, Miguel Falcão

Miguel in action!
Miguel in action!

The sixty-fifth episode of the Yes Music Podcast featuring an interview with bass guitar guru and Chris Squire fanatic, Miguel Falcão.

Listen to a real Yes fan and a fantastic musician, then let me know what you think by contacting me via any of the different routes on the right hand side or by leaving a comment below!

  • What prompted Miguel to start recording Yes and Chris Squire bass covers on YouTube?
  • What makes Chris Squire’s style so interesting?
  • What other music does Miguel make and where can you find him?

 

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Episode 64 – Yes QI – Part 3 – Yes Music Podcast

Book purchased 1998
Book purchased 1998

The sixty-fourth episode of the Yes Music Podcast featuring some more Quite Interesting things from Tim Morse’s book, ‘Yesstories – Yes in their own words’.

Listen and see if all you agree with me that this second set are also Quite Interesting facts, then let me know by contacting me via any of the different routes on the right hand side or by leaving a comment below!

  • What can we learn about the band from what members actually said?
  • How does the time when the quotations were made affect the opinions given?
  • What insights can we gain about what life in Yes was like at the time?

Lobate Scarp will be appearing on YMP in the New Year. Listen to their great stuff here:

Check out Len Rice’s photo of Rick Wakeman in action and see if you can tell when it was taken..

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Episode 64 – Yes QI – Part 3

Book purchased 1998
Book purchased 1998

The sixty-fourth episode of the Yes Music Podcast featuring some more Quite Interesting things from Tim Morse’s book, ‘Yesstories – Yes in their own words’.

Listen and see if all you agree with me that this second set are also Quite Interesting facts, then let me know by contacting me via any of the different routes on the right hand side or by leaving a comment below!

  • What can we learn about the band from what members actually said?
  • How does the time when the quotations were made affect the opinions given?
  • What insights can we gain about what life in Yes was like at the time?

Lobate Scarp will be appearing on YMP in the New Year. Listen to their great stuff here:

Check out Len Rice’s photo of Rick Wakeman in action and see if you can tell when it was taken..

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Tom Brislin interview for Yes Music Podcast in 2013! – Yes Music Podcast

Tom Brislin in my 2001 Symphonic Tour programme
Tom Brislin’s keyboard credit in my 2001 Symphonic Tour programme

I’m very excited to announce that Tom Brislin has agreed to be interviewed for the Yes Music Podcast in the New Year. As you can see from this image, I saw Tom play on Yes’ 2001 Tour in Birmingham, UK. He is also a solo artist and has recently released a new album which you can preview here:

I’m very much looking forward to asking Tom what it was like to work with members of Yes on tour and also about his own music.

So look out for the interview in the early weeks of 2013!

Tom Brislin interview for Yes Music Podcast in 2013!

Tom Brislin in my 2001 Symphonic Tour programme
Tom Brislin’s keyboard credit in my 2001 Symphonic Tour programme

I’m very excited to announce that Tom Brislin has agreed to be interviewed for the Yes Music Podcast in the New Year. As you can see from this image, I saw Tom play on Yes’ 2001 Tour in Birmingham, UK. He is also a solo artist and has recently released a new album which you can preview here:

I’m very much looking forward to asking Tom what it was like to work with members of Yes on tour and also about his own music.

So look out for the interview in the early weeks of 2013!

Episode 63 – Yes QI – Part 2 – Yes Music Podcast

Book purchased 1998
Book purchased 1998

The sixty-third episode of the Yes Music Podcast featuring some Quite Interesting things from Tim Morse’s book, ‘Yesstories – Yes in their own words’.

Listen and see if all you agree with me that these are Quite Interesting facts, then let me know by contacting me via any of the different routes on the right hand side or by leaving a comment below!

  • What can we learn about the band from what members actually said?
  • How does the time when the quotations were made affect the opinions given?
  • What insights can we gain about what life in Yes was like at the time?

The Danglers’ new album – listen, then buy it!

 

If you would like to claim your YMP Listener Open Badge, send an email to show@yesmusicpodcast.com or fill in the contact form.

 

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Episode 63 – Yes QI – Part 2

Book purchased 1998
Book purchased 1998

The sixty-third episode of the Yes Music Podcast featuring some Quite Interesting things from Tim Morse’s book, ‘Yesstories – Yes in their own words’.

Listen and see if all you agree with me that these are Quite Interesting facts, then let me know by contacting me via any of the different routes on the right hand side or by leaving a comment below!

  • What can we learn about the band from what members actually said?
  • How does the time when the quotations were made affect the opinions given?
  • What insights can we gain about what life in Yes was like at the time?

The Danglers’ new album – listen, then buy it!

 

If you would like to claim your YMP Listener Open Badge, send an email to show@yesmusicpodcast.com or fill in the contact form.

 

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Episode 62 – Start as you mean to go on? – Yes Music Podcast

Openings then and now…

The sixty-second episode of the Yes Music Podcast featuring the opening tracks of all the studio albums’.

Listen and see if all you agree with my assessment of the way in which each album begins, then let me know by contacting me via any of the different routes on the right hand side or by leaving a comment below!

  • Does the band use the same approach to all opening tracks?
  • Does the opening track always set the scene for the rest of the album?
  • Are all opening tracks equally as successful?

If you would like to claim your YMP Listener Open Badge, send an email to show@yesmusicpodcast.com or fill in the contact form.

 

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Episode 62 – Start as you mean to go on?

Openings then and now…

The sixty-second episode of the Yes Music Podcast featuring the opening tracks of all the studio albums’.

Listen and see if all you agree with my assessment of the way in which each album begins, then let me know by contacting me via any of the different routes on the right hand side or by leaving a comment below!

  • Does the band use the same approach to all opening tracks?
  • Does the opening track always set the scene for the rest of the album?
  • Are all opening tracks equally as successful?

If you would like to claim your YMP Listener Open Badge, send an email to show@yesmusicpodcast.com or fill in the contact form.

 

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