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‘Beautiful and so thrilling': Jon Davison has found a creative spark with Yes’ Steve Howe

‘Beautiful and so thrilling': Jon Davison has found a creative spark with Yes’ Steve Howe

They wrote two songs together on Yes’ new album, with more to come.

Heaven and Earth appears to have divided Yes’ fanbase like no album since 1973’s Tales from Topographic Oceans

Heaven and Earth appears to have divided Yes’ fanbase like no album since 1973’s Tales from Topographic Oceans

Mike Tiano on whether this polarizing Yes album is a detour or a new path.

‘I don’t mean to sound like everyone’s dull': Jon Davison admits Yes’ new Heaven and Earth is ‘easy listening’

‘I don’t mean to sound like everyone’s dull': Jon Davison admits Yes’ new Heaven and Earth is ‘easy listening’

The softer-edged current project from Yes made a respectable debut at No. 26.

Yes – Heaven and Earth (2014)

Yes – Heaven and Earth (2014)

More often than not, this amounts to prog for the easy-listening set.

One Track Mind: Yes, “Believe Again” from Heaven and Earth (2014)

One Track Mind: Yes, “Believe Again” from Heaven and Earth (2014)

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

‘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.

Something Else! sneak peek: Yes, “Believe Again” from Heaven and Earth (2014)

Something Else! sneak peek: Yes, “Believe Again” from Heaven and Earth (2014)

Jon Davison says a lengthy period on the road smoothed the way for his first studio work with Yes.

‘He’s doing a great job': For mixer Billy Sherwood, Yes’ Jon Davison has been a revelation

‘He’s doing a great job': For mixer Billy Sherwood, Yes’ Jon Davison has been a revelation

Davison has taken on a more creative role since replacing Benoit David.

‘I had lots of material': Jon Davison on the fast-paced sessions for Yes’ Heaven and Earth

‘I had lots of material': Jon Davison on the fast-paced sessions for Yes’ Heaven and Earth

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

‘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.