The album features Jordan Rudess, Rick Wakeman, Geoff Downes, Patrick Moraz, Larry Fast and others covering tracks like Giorgio Moroder’s Chase and Mike Oldfield’s Tubular Bells.… Read More New Album Features Prog Synth Gods Covering Synthesizer Classics
The Bob Moog Foundation has announced their annual fundraising raffle, which features a rare Minimoog, signed by Rick Wakeman. … Read More Win A Rare Minimoog, Signed By Rick Wakeman
Prog rock supergroup YES will be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame, along with Joan Baez, ELO, Journey, Pearl Jam, Tupac Shakur and Nile Rodgers.… Read More YES To Be Inducted To Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame
In this BBC video, Rick Wakeman shares his memories of David Bowie and performs Bowie’s Life On Mars at Radio 2’s piano.
Sunday Synth Jam: In honor of Father’s Day, here’s a little father & son keytar action – Rick Wakeman and Adam Wakeman keytaring out on Tudorock.
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Superproducer Trevor Horn & Yes have announced a new album, Fly From Here, set to be released in July. The current version of the band is minus Jon Anderson and Rick Wakeman. While Fly From Here will apparently be cape-free, it will include a 20+ minute epic prog excursion. Horn and bassist Chris Squire re-discovered the… Read More Trevor Horn, Yes Announce New Album, Fly From Here
In May of 2009, on the 500-year anniversary of Henry VIII’s ascension to the throne of England, Rick Wakeman was invited to play his classic prog album The Six Wives of Henry VIII at Hampton Court, King Henry’s favorite palace. Blu-Ray.com has a fun review of the concert DVD, saying: Prog-o-philiacs and Rick Wakeman fans… Read More The Six Wives Of Henry VIII DVD
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The Las Vegas Sun reports that Rick Wakeman‘s son, Oliver Wakeman, is donning his father’s cape – or at least walking in his footsteps – and rocking with progressive rock band Yes. “(Yes) asked Dad if he had anybody he recommended, and he recommended me, which is very nice,” says Oliver Wakeman, 37, who was… Read More Rick Wakeman’s Son, Oliver Wakeman, Dons Father’s Cape, Rocks With Yes