John Holden has created a wonderful album for his debut release, featuring, amongst many other excellent musicians, Billy Sherwood, Oliver Wakeman and Oliver Day. I spoke to John about his inspiration for the music as well as how he put it together – in musical as well as technical terms.
It’s a great conversation and there are extracts from the album interspersed to whet your appetite!
The one hundred and seventy-first episode of the Yes Music Podcast featuring an interview with Bob Hagger from Mabel Greer’s Toyshop and a first look at the contents of an amazing box of Yes delights from the mighty generous Bob Burns!
What was it like working with Anderson and Squire?
What was getting Mabel Greer’s Toyshop back together like?
What’s in the box?
Listen to the episode and then let me know what you think!
The one hundred and twelfth episode of the Yes Music Podcast featuring a fantastic interview with one of the most influential Yes Fans in the world, Steve Sullivan. He is one of the founders of the amazing fan site, ForgottenYesterdays.com and has been heavily involved in the Voices for Yes campaign to have Yes inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2013.
STOP PRESS –
Erratum from Steve – Keith Levene wasn’t a member of the Sex Pistols, he was a co-founder with ‘Johnny Rotten’ (John Lydon) of Public Image Ltd., Lydon’s post-Pistols band. Levene was also an early member of the Clash, though he was already out the band by the time they made their first album.
What is Steve’s own Yes story?
How did Forgotten Yesterdays come about and what’s on the site?
How can you get involved with the Voices for Yes campaign?
Enjoy my conversation with Steve and then get involved by contacting me via any of the methods below.