Innovative Guitarists

Let’s assume Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Eddie Van Halen, Jimmy Page, Jeff Beck and Duane Allman are in the discussion for best guitarists, however you would rank them. Let’s look at some other innovative and versatile guitarists. These players are responsible for defining the sound of their bands, or their own trademark … More Innovative Guitarists

Fragile (1971)

Best Yes album? Fragile or Close to the Edge?  Both are outstanding.  I’ll go with Fragile. The decision was made that the album would include individual as well as group songs.  Some critics referred to this approach as showing off, each wanting their time in the spotlight.  According the band, they felt it was important … More Fragile (1971)

Yes at 50

How many bands are still performing 50 years after they were formed?  Not many.  The debate starts when you ask how many original members are still with the band.  In the case of Yes, that’s where the battle begins and gets furious.  This year, there are two different groups of Yes alumni touring with the … More Yes at 50