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by resonator57
Thu Jan 29, 2009 5:08 pm
Forum: Other Skylines
Topic: John Martyn dies
Replies: 4
Views: 1068

John Martyn dies

I have just learned the very sad news that John Martyn passed away today. His music has been such a big part of my life for many many years and always will be. A wonderful man , a wonderful songwriter and performer. Rest in peace John , hope they've a guitar and a bottle of whisky waiting for you up...
by resonator57
Mon Nov 10, 2008 8:16 pm
Forum: YEStalk
Topic: youtube of the first night
Replies: 19
Views: 1979

Re: youtube of the first night

What a dilemma we are all in here. To me,the band sound like a tribute act,albeit a very very good tribute act. I would much rather them have recruited a singer who DOESNT sound like Jon,someone who has their own individual style. the poor guy is on a loser, copying Jon is great IF YOU ARE IN A TRIB...
by resonator57
Thu Oct 30, 2008 10:45 am
Forum: Tour and Concert talk
Topic: In the Present Tour Itinerary Announced
Replies: 49
Views: 6318

Re: In the Present Tour Itinerary Announced

Here in the UK we have a satellite TV channel called rock-on-tv which has been showing the band playing the UK in 2003,titled "the directors cut" it features the Birmingham gig and the bands performance at Glastonbury.The Glasto gig particularly was truly wonderful. there were interviews with them a...
by resonator57
Mon Oct 20, 2008 9:41 pm
Forum: We Love When We Play
Topic: Where are the musicians?
Replies: 64
Views: 16358

Re: Where are the musicians?

Cheers dave.

No music as yet on our band MySpace page so its not that exciting im afraid.We hope to get some recordings up on there soon.
Best of luck with your project

rgds
Nige
by resonator57
Mon Oct 20, 2008 9:34 pm
Forum: We Love When We Play
Topic: seYes play the Robin 2........no cancellations!!
Replies: 4
Views: 1376

Re: seYes play the Robin 2........no cancellations!!

Hi Bradders. I had the pleasure of seeing you guys at Chiddingfold a few months ago and I was urging you to come back down south sometime... so when you coming then ?! I front a prog covers band (NOT a tribute i hasten to add!) and we have just added two [:yes] songs to the set ; Heart of the Sunris...
by resonator57
Tue Oct 14, 2008 10:01 am
Forum: We Love When We Play
Topic: Where are the musicians?
Replies: 64
Views: 16358

Re: Where are the musicians?

Hello [:yes] forum :) :) I just realised I have been away from here for over a year :mad: Currently fronting a prog covers band in the South east UK called NOODLEHEADS. In the set,we have "South Side of the Sky" and "heart of the sunrise" both of which are a real blast to play. Also covering tunes b...
by resonator57
Wed Dec 12, 2007 3:14 pm
Forum: We Love When We Play
Topic: Yes Tributes - Good, Bad, or Ugly?
Replies: 24
Views: 3535

Re: Yes Tributes - Good, Bad, or Ugly?

Well Nige, now Fragile are no longer playing, we'll be looking into the Club Riga gig certainly, and what was the other place near to you? https://tickets.hawth.co.uk/public/ Well I'm in Crawley,near gatwick airport kinda halfway between London and Brighton. The venue local to me is The Hawth Theat...
by resonator57
Tue Dec 11, 2007 10:49 am
Forum: We Love When We Play
Topic: Yes Tributes - Good, Bad, or Ugly?
Replies: 24
Views: 3535

Re: Yes Tributes - Good, Bad, or Ugly?

Chris, I hope you het the opportunity to check out the guy from seYes. He is AWESOME on bass. Really. Yeah I agree. The bass player from SeYes is an awesome player and if you get the chance you have to go see this wonderful trib. I saw them last week. They were magnificent. "Gates of Delirium" is i...
by resonator57
Sun Dec 09, 2007 2:02 pm
Forum: We Love When We Play
Topic: Where are the musicians?
Replies: 64
Views: 16358

Re: Where are the musicians?

Thanks for the comments Dr Yes. Shame we dont live a little closer then I guess ! I am still searching for that elusive band. The trouble with me is , I spent many years as a pro drummer playing the usual covers/standards and just cant bring myself to play all that old stuff again hence my search fo...
by resonator57
Sun Dec 02, 2007 4:43 pm
Forum: We Love When We Play
Topic: seYes Diary and comments.
Replies: 12
Views: 4497

Re: seYes Diary and comments.

What a fantastic night at Chiddingfold guys. Totally blown away by your set and the quality and authenticity of your playing. Absolutely fantastic and congratulations to you for capturing the spirit of so well. Pity there were'nt more punters in the hall but everyone who was there had a great night....
by resonator57
Mon Nov 19, 2007 6:50 pm
Forum: We Love When We Play
Topic: seYes Diary and comments.
Replies: 12
Views: 4497

Re: seYes Diary and comments.

Hey there SeYes. I am hoping to be at the Chiddingfold gig on Dec 1st. Only a half hour drive for me. website looks great and I have heard great things about you guys ! I have tried to get a project off the ground in my neck of the woods (Gatwick,Guildford area) but alas I have not been able to find...
by resonator57
Fri Oct 12, 2007 6:29 pm
Forum: We Love When We Play
Topic: Where are the musicians?
Replies: 64
Views: 16358

Re: Where are the musicians?

Hi again. man this section is awfully quiet !! I've replied to myself twice now I'm still looking for a decent band to drum with. have depped and done some recording but still searching for like minded folk who fancy playing some YES tunes.... Not many brave souls out there though willing to say lov...
by resonator57
Sun Sep 16, 2007 6:18 pm
Forum: YEStalk
Topic: CIRCA:2007 Album Reviews plus general impressions...
Replies: 40
Views: 4212

Re: CIRCA:2007 Album Reviews plus general impressions...

He wants to hear Alan White sing a lead vocal on the next record ? lol... Ummmm not sure what to think about that one. AAhhh....the thorny subject of letting drummers near the vocal mic That reminds me of a clip I once saw on YouTube featuring Bill Bruford , sporting a very short pair of shorts (we...
by resonator57
Fri Sep 14, 2007 1:26 pm
Forum: YEStalk Virtual Band
Topic: It's official, we're a REAL band now
Replies: 33
Views: 14474

Re: It's official, we're a REAL band now

Great job guys. very nice indeed. I often cast out a net , searching for like minded musicians in the south east of the UK with a view to playing some of this glorious yes music but alas , the net always returns empty... Loving the grand finale to the song you guys did...yes it rocks...fine job all ...
by resonator57
Mon Sep 10, 2007 12:42 pm
Forum: Album talk
Topic: Drama:One Of The Best
Replies: 24
Views: 3392

Re: Drama:One Of The Best

I had completely forgotten how good Drama is.Having owned it years ago and lost all my vinyls , I recently bought it again and was blown away.There are some magical moments and Squire and White are indeed on fire ! The drumming on "Does it Really Happen" with the awesome tom fills along with the rec...
by resonator57
Mon Sep 10, 2007 12:32 pm
Forum: We Love When We Play
Topic: Where are the musicians?
Replies: 64
Views: 16358

Re: Where are the musicians?

Actually it would be kinda interesting to check out if there are any like minded musicians in my area I dont know about. I'm on the lookout for a new project/band. I'm a drummer and also frontman (was singer in a Genesis trib a while back) I live close by Gatwick Airport , West sussex , UK. Anyone o...
by resonator57
Fri Jun 29, 2007 6:17 pm
Forum: Album talk
Topic: If you could only have one Yes album
Replies: 81
Views: 11025

For me there is no doubt , no hesitation whatsoever

GOING FOR THE ONE

I simply cant imagine life without it ;)
by resonator57
Fri Jun 29, 2007 6:00 pm
Forum: YEStalk
Topic: Treasured Yes concert memories...
Replies: 37
Views: 3887

Wembley , UK , 1977. I got to meet the guys backstage as my mate was a runner/teaboy out in Switzerland on the "Going For The One" album. He was named "Snoopy" by the band and gets a credit on the album sleeve. So as Rick Wakeman's car pulls up at the backstage entrance , he sees my mate Snoopy and ...
by resonator57
Fri Jun 29, 2007 5:39 pm
Forum: We Love When We Play
Topic: Where are the musicians?
Replies: 64
Views: 16358

Hello I'm the newboy around here , only just joined this wonderful forum. I'm a drummer and earnt a decent living at it many moons ago playing sessions,touring with various bands mainly across europe and the UK. Nothing major league , but as I said I earnt a living and had a blast for a few years. S...
by resonator57
Thu Jun 28, 2007 9:46 am
Forum: Other Skylines
Topic: What are you listening to when you log in here?
Replies: 557
Views: 61811

Well hello to one and all. This is my first post on this wonderful forum.Just never seemed to get around to joining but at last here I be A lifelong Yes fan of course , 46 years old and living in south east UK near Gatwick Airport. Ex pro drummer many years ago , now drum for fun and a few quid now ...