More often than not, this amounts to prog for the easy-listening set.
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You have to wonder what the reaction to this music would be, without the expectations.
‘I’m still fully realizing what that means’: Inside Jon Davison’s whirlwind ascension as Yes’ frontman
He got the job without auditioning, and was on the road with Yes a month later.
Jon Davison says a lengthy period on the road smoothed the way for his first studio work with Yes.
Davison has taken on a more creative role since replacing Benoit David.
Jon Davison found himself bouncing around half the planet, as Yes worked to complete its forthcoming studio effort Heaven and Earth. In fact, sessions continued right up until the group had to leave for its new tour.
‘Jon Davison has brought in an interesting quality’: Chris Squire on Yes’ forthcoming Heaven and Earth
Though Jon Davison has been touring with Yes since 2012, the group’s upcoming release will be his first studio collaboration — and the singer-songwriter looks to have had a critical role.
Roy Thomas Baker, best known for producing Queen and Journey, is collaborating with Yes on its new studio album. Members of the group have uploaded photographs from the sessions — and a neon-shoed Baker appears in several.
Chris Squire says Yes will be at work on a new studio album through February, with songwriting contributions expected from current frontman Jon Davison. That’s not the only change, however, as Yes will probably be missing one key contributor.
‘We’re just kind of feeling our way’: Alan White, Jon Davison discuss prospect of new music from Yes
Jon Davison has been with Yes for about a year and half, time that’s largely been spent revisiting a trio of the group’s 1970s recordings on tour. Now, he and drummer Alan White talk about the prospect of new music.