Newport Waterfront Events has (kind of) announced that English Rock Band, Yes, will perform on the Newport Waterfront as part of the Newport Concert Series this Summer. Looks like we can expect an official announcement on Monday, March 24th.
We have a surprise concert announcement comin’ at you tomorrow..
Phil Collins was a big fan of this group, and even ‘roadied’ for them during a show in 1969.. name that band
Pioneers of progressive rock, YES have achieved worldwide success with a history spanning 45 years and 20 studio albums.
The band’s current line-up consists of singer Jon Davison, bassist Chris Squire, guitarist Steve Howe, drummer Alan White, and keyboardist Geoff Downes.
YES alumni are Jon Anderson, Rick Wakeman, Bill Bruford, Trevor Horn, Trevor Rabin, Billy Sherwood, Tony Kaye, Peter Banks, Patrick Moraz, Benoit David, Oliver Wakeman, Igor Khoroshev and Tom Brislin.
The band is known for its expansive songs, esoteric lyrics, elaborate album art and live stage sets. Read more