Yes live in Birmingham PLUS new Jon Anderson and the Band Geeks music – 631

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I’ve had no time to put together any news this week but I still managed to speak at length to Mark about both my experiences seeing Yes at Birmingham Symphony Hall. It was a wonderful experience and not just because of the quality of the concert itself.

We’ve also enjoyed listening to the new music from Jon Anderson and the Band Geeks that fans have captured from live concerts and posted on YouTube. There are many reasons to be excited in Yesworld at the moment.

  • How was the performance at Birmingham?
  • What is the venue like?
  • How was Roger Dean?

Let us know if you agree with us!

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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:

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ARW live in Birmingham – 13th March 2017 – 273

ARW live!
Produced by Preston Frazier, David Gordon, Bill Govier, Wayne Hall and Michel Arsenault.

Kevin feeds back from the ARW concert. Wow. Mark interviews him about his experiences and there’s even time for a Patrick Moraz review!

  • What was the ARW concert experience like?
  • Were the band on top form?
  • How was the venue and the sound?

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Yes Live in Birmingham 6-5-16

Before a proper review next Friday, here are some photographs from William.

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Episode 133 – Yes Live in Birmingham, 4th May 2014


Outside Symphony Hall
Outside Symphony Hall

The one hundred and thirty third episode of the Yes Music Podcast, featuring live reporting and my thoughts on the amazing Yes concert at Symphony Hall in Birmingham on 4th May, 2014.

  • Who did I meet?
  • Who agreed to be interviewed?
  • What was the performance like?

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Episode 130 – A Quick Easter Update and Arrangements for 4th May

9012live is live…as it were

The one hundred and thirtieth episode of the Yes Music Podcast, featuring a quick update at Easter 2014 and a preview of the YMP coverage of the 4th May concert in Birmingham.

  • What’s happening at YMP Towers?
  • Where can you get involved on 4th May?
  • How can you see what’s going on?

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