Episode 90 – ‘Talk’ revisited part 2

Talk Collector's Edition
CD purchased 2002 (click to enlarge)

The ninetieth episode of the Yes Music Podcast, featuring alook at a YouTube video of a ‘Talk Tour’ concert from 1994. Listen and see if you agree with me about this concert footage, then let me know by contacting me via any of the different routes on the right hand side or by leaving a comment below!

  • How do the new songs come over live?
  • Are there any backing tapes in use?
  • What does Billy Sherwoood add?

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Episode 89 – ‘Talk’ revisited part 1

Talk Collector's Edition
CD purchased 2002 (click to enlarge)

The eighty-ninth episode of the Yes Music Podcast, featuring some interesting facts about Talk which I didn’t mention in Episode 15. Listen and see if you agree with me about this album, then let me know by contacting me via any of the different routes on the right hand side or by leaving a comment below!

  • Is this Rabin at his best?
  • Who was responsible for the writing on the album?
  • What was special about the recording of Talk?

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Episode 88 – The Yes Alphabet – ‘L’

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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Episode 84 – Yes Tracks Through Time Part 3 – Long Distance Runaround

Long Distance Runaround
The wrong title but we know what they meant…

The eighty-forth episode of the Yes Music Podcast featuring several different versions of the classic track, Long Distance Runaround.

Listen and then let me know if you agree with my assessment of the performances by contacting me via any of the different routes on the right hand side or by leaving a comment below!

  • How is the studio version developed into a live version?
  • Does it always work?
  • What influence do different band members have on the track?

 

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Episode 83 – The Yes Alphabet – ‘K’

k
…brought to you by the letter ‘K’.

The eighty-third episode of the Yes Music Podcast featuring the Yes Alphabet – ‘K’.

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

  • How many versions of Keys to Ascension are there?
  • What are your favourite keyboard moments and little-known facts? Add them to the comments below…
  • Which ‘K’s also played keyboards for the band?

 

Prog rock hero, Yes fan and Yes Music Podcast listener, Ben Craven
Prog rock hero, Yes fan and Yes Music Podcast listener, Ben Craven

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