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The Daily Cut: Yes "And You and I"

Yes: “And You and I”

ALBUM: Close to the Edge

YEAR: 1972

WRITERS: Jon Anderson, Steve Howe, Chris Squire and Bill Bruford

The first and second parts of the four-movement song were released as a single edit and reached number-42 on the Billboard Hot 100. 154 more words


Dream Drummers Pt. 1

Despite the fact that most of us bassist are perfectly appreciative of the rhythm section counterparts we get to share stage and studio with, the following article is about those thoughts that you’ve probably had at some point. 976 more words

On March 27, 1984.

On March 27, 1984, “E.G.” label released “Three of a Perfect Pair”, the tenth King Crimson studio album. It was recorded in 1983, and was produced by King Crimson. 81 more words

On March 23, 1973.

On March 23, 1973, “Island” label released “Larks’ Tongues in Aspic”, the fifth King Crimson studio album. It was recorded January – February 1973, at “Command Studios” in London, and was produced by King Crimson. 97 more words

RIP Chris Squire (Take Three)

It’s the beautifully-written piece you’d hope to read from a newly-awarded professor of music, but I thought it well worth quoting Bill Bruford‘s tribute to… 337 more words


Story Of A Song: Bill Bruford's Palewell Park

The 1980s were a pretty good time to be a songwriting drummer; Sheila E, Phil Collins and Don Henley all flourished, and probably a few more too. 355 more words


Fragile - Yes [#495]

I originally bought this album from Woolworths in Pwllheli while holidaying in my Uncles cottage. I remember being excited at the prospect of being able to listen to it on the record player we had there.  231 more words