ARW Change Name to ‘Yes Featuring Jon Anderson, Trevor Rabin, Rick Wakeman,’ North American Tour Detailed

ARW Change Name to ‘Yes Featuring Jon Anderson, Trevor Rabin, Rick Wakeman,’ North American Tour Detailed

The group previously known as ARW has a new name — and it’s Yes Featuring Jon Anderson, Trevor Rabin, Rick Wakeman. The news was revealed on Monday, along with the following explanation posted as a press release at the band’s official site: ROCK ICONS JON ANDERSON, TREVOR RABIN AND RICK WAKEMAN ARE PROUD TO ANNOUNCE […]

Rick Wakeman: On ‘Piano Portraits,’ David Bowie, Yes in the Rock Hall of Fame and More (Q&A)

Rick Wakeman: On ‘Piano Portraits,’ David Bowie, Yes in the Rock Hall of Fame and More (Q&A)

At age five, Rick Wakeman began taking piano lessons — talk about musical lessons that truly paid off decades later! First coming to prominence as a member of Strawbs, Wakeman is internationally revered for his prodigious keyboard talents as a member of ’70s prog-rock giants, Yes. His stellar work with Yes, as featured on the classic […]

Rick Wakeman: New ‘Piano Portraits’ Album Due 1/13; Stream His Cover of the Beatles’ ‘Help!’

Rick Wakeman: New ‘Piano Portraits’ Album Due 1/13; Stream His Cover of the Beatles’ ‘Help!’

Legendary keyboardist Rick Wakeman will release a new album titled Piano Portraits on January 13. Wakeman, known for his many years in prog-rock masterminds Yes and as a prolific session musician/songwriter, recorded 15 tracks for Piano Portraits that covers songs originally performed by the likes of David Bowie, the Beatles, Led Zeppelin, Tchaikovsky and many more. […]