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Episode 88 – The Yes Alphabet – ‘L’

Brought to you by the letter, ‘L’…

The eighty-eighth episode of the Yes Music Podcast featuring The Yes Alphabet – ‘L’.

Listen and then let me know if I have missed out any of your letter ‘L’ suggestions by contacting me via any of the different routes on the right hand side or by leaving a comment below!

  • Which tracks and albums  begin with ‘L’?
  • Who or what is ‘Longwalker’?
  • Which legendary letter ‘L’ almost takes his place amongst the ranks of band personnel?


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Show links

Yestival details

Yestival mentioned on – includes Roger Dean logo – must look!

As Slow As Possible – by John Cage

Phenomenal Cat by The Kinks

Aaron Copland’s Symphony No 3, 4th Movement which features a re-working of Fanfare for the Common Man

ELP’s version of Fanfare for the Common Man

Longwalker Speaks by Jon Anderson

Jon Anderson’s Lost Tapes of Opio on Wikipedia

The Best of The Art of Noise on YouTube

Last Train on YouTube

Ben Craven’s website

Rock and Roll Fantasy Camp with Yes

Sign the e-petition to release the lost Yes tapes!

Theme music

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:

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