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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.

‘It was all fair in love and war': Inside Yes’ decision to complete Heaven and Earth without Roy Thomas Baker

‘It was all fair in love and war': Inside Yes’ decision to complete Heaven and Earth without Roy Thomas Baker

Roy Thomas Baker earlier helmed failed Yes sessions prior to 1980’s ‘Drama.’

‘I’m getting chills up my spine': Steve Howe’s The Grand Scheme of Things underscored his wider impact on Yes

‘I’m getting chills up my spine': Steve Howe’s The Grand Scheme of Things underscored his wider impact on Yes

This dextrous, often overlooked project showcased Howe’s lyrical gift.

Yes – Heaven and Earth (2014)

Yes – Heaven and Earth (2014)

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

‘The price of success was very high': Remembering Steve Hackett and Steve Howe’s ill-fated GTR supergroup

‘The price of success was very high': Remembering Steve Hackett and Steve Howe’s ill-fated GTR supergroup

GTR featured two of prog rock’s most recognizable guitarists. What could go wrong, right? Well, almost everything.

‘I was so proud': The time Yes guitarist Steve Howe played on a Queen song

‘I was so proud': The time Yes guitarist Steve Howe played on a Queen song

Queen had its own guitar hero in Brian May. So, of course, did Yes. But then there came a moment when the twain actually met: During sessions for a song that owed no small debt, actually, to Led Zeppelin.

‘We have a new album coming out': Yes’ Steve Howe brushes aside Jon Anderson reunion talk

Steve Howe, some 10 years after Jon Anderson’s departure, is clearly getting a little peeved about having to talk about Yes’ departed co-founding frontman. Even more so when there is a new Yes album on the way.

Steve Howe – Homebrew 5 (2013)

Steve Howe – Homebrew 5 (2013)

Steve Howe has probably never got the credit he deserved for his role in fashioning the legends of both Yes and Asia. The Homebrew series, whether intended or not, has done much to underscore his privotal role

‘We never went glam, put make up on': Steve Howe’s first impressions of Yes’ “Owner of a Lonely Heart”

‘We never went glam, put make up on': Steve Howe’s first impressions of Yes’ “Owner of a Lonely Heart”

Steve Howe and Asia had already cracked the Top 5 with 1982’s “Heat of the Moment” when Yes — Howe’s former band — emerged with a new guitarist and the track “Owner of a Lonely Heart.”

Deep Cuts: John Wetton, Geoff Downes + John Payne on Asia’s ‘My Own Time,’ ‘I Know How You Feel,’ others

Deep Cuts: John Wetton, Geoff Downes + John Payne on Asia’s ‘My Own Time,’ ‘I Know How You Feel,’ others

Founded as one of the 1980s initial supergroups, Asia made a fast start with its four-times platinum 1982 debut album. There’s more to this group, however, than its initial Top 20 hits “Heat of the Moment” and “Only Time Will Tell.”