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New Tunes Tuesday: Asia

Asia is back with a new album entitled Gravitas, but missing is their long-time guitar player Steve Howe. Howe retired from the band last year to focus on his own projects, as well as touring with Yes. 151 more words


Video killed the radio star acoustic

Video killed the radio star acoustic


“Video Killed the Radio Star” is a song written by Trevor Horn, Geoff Downes and Bruce Woolley in 1978. 328 more words

Biff Bam Pop Exclusive: Geoff Downes on Asia's Gravitas, Yes' Heaven and Earth and more

Progressive rock giants Yes are currently touring across Canada with their 3 album tour, playing their classics Close To The Edge, Going For The One and The Yes Album (in that order). 1,693 more words


John Wetton: "It's clearly elitist, this prog thing."

The group Asia (website) has a new guitarist (20-something Sam┬áCoulson) and a new album, “Gravitas,” which is due out on March 25th. The band talks about their new guitarist (their fifth? 901 more words

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