YES will be touring 2 of their seminal albums in their entirety “Fragile” and “Drama” together with a bunch of classic YES tracks including Owner of a Lonely Heart And Starship Trooper during a 10 date UK tour in April and May which hits Manchester Apollo on 30th April and finishes at the Royal Albert Hall on 10th May.
Their last UK tour in 2014 totally sold out.
This will be the first time the band have performed in the UK since bass player and founder member Chris Squire passed away in June last year with acute erythroid leukaemia. Chris was the one constant member in every line-up of the band over the last 47 years since he formed them in 1968 with Jon Anderson.
Billy Sherwood took over bass duties on tour last year when Chris was taken ill. He was a member of YES between 1997 to 2000 when he played guitar.
UK Dates Are:
Wed 27th Glasgow Royal Concert Hall 0141 353 8000
Fri 29th Newcastle City Hall 0191 277 8030
Sat 30th Manchester Apollo
Mon 2nd Liverpool
Tue 3rd Sheffield
Wed 4th Bristol
Fri 6th Birmingham Symphony Hall 0121 345 0602
Sat 7th Brighton
Mon 9th Oxford *
Tue 10th London** Royal Albert Hall 0207 589 8212
YES hits in the UK include ‘Wonderous Stories’ and ‘Owner of a Lonely Heart‘ – which are still regularly played on national UK radio.
The band also recently released several re-mastered standard and deluxe albums on iTunes ….Drama will follow slightly later on.
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