New Yes Album: Heaven and Earth (July 8, 2014)
The new Yes album is called Heaven and Earth.
It will be released on July 8.
The band has announced their 2014 summer tour:
Yes will perform 1971′s Fragile in its entirety as well as every track from 1972′s Close To The Edge, followed by an encore of the band’s greatest hits and material off their new studio album, Heaven and Earth, which is due on July 8.
Bassist Chris Squire, guitarist Steve Howe, drummer Alan White, keyboardist Geoff Downes and singer Jon Davison will kick off the tour in Boston on July 8.
The 35-show run is currently scheduled to come to a close on August 24 at the Greek in Los Angeles.
YES Tour Dates – Summer 2014
7/8 Blue Hills Bank Pavilion, Boston, MA
7/9 Radio City Music Hall, New York, NY
7/11 Toyota Oakdale Theatre, Wallingford, CT
7/12 NYCB Theatre at Westbury, Westbury, NY
7/13 Newport Yachting Center, Newport, RI
7/15 Warner Theatre, Washington DC
7/16 Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom, Hampton, NH
7/18 Seneca Allegany Casino, Salamanca, NY
7/19 Tower Theater, Philadelphia, PA
7/20 Carnegie Music Hall, Munhall, PA
7/22 Meadow Brook, Rochester Hills, MI
7/23 Hard Rock Live Northfield Park, Northfield, OH
7/25 Overture Hall, Madison, WI
7/26 Copernicus Center, Chicago, IL
7/28 Ryman Auditorium, Nashville, TN
7/29 Louisville Palace, Louisville, KY
7/30 Symphony Hall, Atlanta, GA
8/1 Seminole Hard Rock Live, Hollywood, FL
8/2 Mahaffey Theater, St. Petersburg, FL
8/3 Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre, Orlando, FL
8/5 Bayou Music Center, Houston, TX
8/6 Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie, Grand Prairie, TX
8/7 Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland, Kansas City, MO
8/9 Paramount Theatre, Denver, CO
8/12 Ikeda Theatre at Mesa Arts Center, Mesa, AZ
8/13 Legends Theater at Route 66 Casino, Albuquerque, NM
8/15 The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, NV
8/16 City National Grove of Anaheim, Anaheim, CA
8/18 Humphrey’s Concerts By the Bay, San Diego, CA
8/19 City National Civic, San Jose, CA
8/21 Tulalip Amphitheatre, Tulalip, WA
8/22 Spirit Mountain Casino, Grand Ronde, OR
8/23 Thunder Valley Casino Resort, Lincoln, CA
8/24 The Greek Theatre, Los Angeles, CA
The 35-date summer tour will feature YES performing–in their entirety–1971’s groundbreaking album FRAGILE for the first-time ever and a repeat performance from last year’s tour of 1972’s CLOSE TO THE EDGE, followed by an encore of the band’s greatest hits and material off their new studio album, Heaven and Earth, which is due on July 8.
Kicking off July 8 in Boston, the tour will then stop at New York City’s Radio City Music Hall July 10 before making its way throughout the Northeast, hitting Wallingford, CT, Westbury, NY, Newport, RI, Washington, DC, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and more. Among their many tour stops, YES will perform in Detroit, Madison, Chicago, Nashville, Louisville, Atlanta, St. Petersburg, Orlando, Houston, Dallas, Denver, Phoenix, Las Vegas, San Diego and San Jose before wrapping August 24 at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles. …
During the encore on the upcoming tour, the multi-platinum progressive rock band–bassist CHRIS SQUIRE, guitarist STEVE HOWE, drummer ALAN WHITE, keyboardist GEOFF DOWNES and singer JON DAVISON—will also perform material off HEAVEN AND EARTH, their new studio album, out July 8.
Currently the band is touring Canada with their three-album concert tour.
I just saw their magnificent show in Vancouver and will post a review soon.
Review preview in brief: Yes is still stunning live. Catch them if you can!