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by Billy Sherwood HQ
Thu Aug 27, 2009 6:44 pm
Forum: Alternate Tunes
Topic: CIRCA: Live @ Laserium Theater Oct 10th
Replies: 6
Views: 1750

Re: CIRCA: Live @ Laserium Theater Oct 10th

Sounds really cool . . . We have a couple of laser venues here in the Nashville area http://www.sudekumplanetarium.com/schedule/shows/laser/ http://www.rcenter.org/Home/CyberSphere/PlanetariumShows.asp if you take this on the road . . . ;) You never know... we just may travel with this one a bit. I...
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Mon Aug 24, 2009 11:59 pm
Forum: Alternate Tunes
Topic: CIRCA: Live @ Laserium Theater Oct 10th
Replies: 6
Views: 1750

Re: CIRCA: Live @ Laserium Theater Oct 10th

Thanks for the update. Are there any plans to do this music/laser show elsewhere? There is talk {although early} of taking a production of CIRCA:/Laserium live into various venues... We shall see. Normaly Laserium is/has always been performed using a band's record as the soundtrack, Dark Side, Zep ...
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Mon Aug 24, 2009 3:36 am
Forum: Alternate Tunes
Topic: Free HEADSETS 2: SIDES Previews
Replies: 0
Views: 3396

Free HEADSETS 2: SIDES Previews

Hello Friends,


I've uploaded 2 free previews from the new "HEADSETS CHAPTER 2: SIDES", the 2nd CD in the Headsets series featuring Jim Ladd and me.

http://www.myspace.com/jimladdheadsets

1: War And Peace
2: In Between

Cheers, Billy
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Fri Aug 21, 2009 6:10 pm
Forum: Alternate Tunes
Topic: HEADSETS 2 YOUTUBE @ KLOS
Replies: 0
Views: 3198

HEADSETS 2 YOUTUBE @ KLOS

Hello Friends,
This is a link to a youtube of the premiere of "Headsets 2: Sides" live @ KLOS last Wed Aug 19TH.

http://www.youtube.com/user/CircaHQ
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Wed Aug 19, 2009 4:52 am
Forum: Alternate Tunes
Topic: CIRCA: Live @ Laserium Theater Oct 10th
Replies: 6
Views: 1750

CIRCA: Live @ Laserium Theater Oct 10th

Hello Friends, I'm thrilled to announce "CIRCA:" {Billy Sherwood, Tony Kaye, Jimmy Haun, Jay Schellen} will be playing at the brand new "Laserium Theater" located in the heart of Hollywood, California at the corner of Hollywood and Vine Saturday Oct. 10th. "Laserium" is back!! Those who've seen it b...
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Thu May 21, 2009 6:59 pm
Forum: Alternate Tunes
Topic: CIRCA: Overflow available at itunes
Replies: 1
Views: 1117

CIRCA: Overflow available at itunes

Hello Friends !! Happy to announce the new CIRCA: release at itunes "CIRCA: Overflow". 7 new tracks yet un-released. These tracks we're extra ideas and recordings from various points along the CIRCA: journey that never found there way onto either the debut CIRCA: cd or the second CIRCA: HQ CD. We fe...
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Fri May 08, 2009 6:07 pm
Forum: Alternate Tunes
Topic: CIRCA: LIVE DVD Audio mixes at itunes soon...
Replies: 1
Views: 1043

Re: CIRCA: LIVE DVD Audio mixes at itunes soon...

Hello Friends !! The music from the "CIRCA: Live DVD" is now up an available at Itunes... search "Circa: Live" and you will be able to download the audio {final master mixs} from the entire 1st CD "CIRCA: 2007" played live for the very first time ever plus the Circafied version of "The More We Live"...
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Wed Apr 29, 2009 4:12 pm
Forum: Alternate Tunes
Topic: 2nd Solo CD "No Comment" up at Itunes
Replies: 2
Views: 1343

Re: 2nd Solo CD "No Comment" up at Itunes

thanks Billy, I'll look for that though I'm not a big "I tunes" guy I'd be interested in hearing more of your work I really enjoyed "At The Speed Of Life" and now having just read your Bio on amazon I realized your birthday is the same as my wife's (no wonder our relationship get's so contentious ;...
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Tue Apr 28, 2009 6:36 pm
Forum: Alternate Tunes
Topic: 2nd Solo CD "No Comment" up at Itunes
Replies: 2
Views: 1343

2nd Solo CD "No Comment" up at Itunes

<HR style="COLOR: #d1d1e1" SIZE=1><!-- / icon and title -->Hello Friends !! Just an fyi: I recently retained the rights back for my 2nd solo cd "No Comment" {originaly released in 2000} and decided to put it up at Itunes. If you missed this one when it was released before... it's available now, just...
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Sun Apr 26, 2009 6:35 pm
Forum: Alternate Tunes
Topic: CIRCA: + Bobby Kimball {Toto} = "AKA"
Replies: 2
Views: 2142

Re: CIRCA: + Bobby Kimball {Toto} = "AKA"

The official myspace page for "AKA" is launched, come on over and join us as a friend !!

http://www.myspace.com/akabobbykimballcirca
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Thu Apr 23, 2009 6:32 pm
Forum: Alternate Tunes
Topic: CIRCA: + Bobby Kimball {Toto} = "AKA"
Replies: 2
Views: 2142

CIRCA: + Bobby Kimball {Toto} = "AKA"

Hello Freinds !! It is an alliance of Kimball and Circa: Bobby is a good friend of mine {I first met him in 1981-82 circa: Lodgic band} I've hired him for several tribute records I have produced over the years, we always spoke about doing something together. When he had a chance to tour solo he cont...
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Tue Mar 31, 2009 6:26 pm
Forum: Alternate Tunes
Topic: Xmas Project In The Works...
Replies: 6
Views: 1623

Re: Xmas Project In The Works...

tardistraveler wrote:I would imagine if you're going to get it recorded and distributed prior to Christmas, you NEED to think about it in March!

Yes indeed you do.... takes time setting up the record for release.
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Tue Mar 31, 2009 3:04 am
Forum: Alternate Tunes
Topic: CIRCA: LIVE DVD Audio mixes at itunes soon...
Replies: 1
Views: 1043

CIRCA: LIVE DVD Audio mixes at itunes soon...

Hello Friends !! We have decided to up load to itunes the audio mixes from "CIRCA: LIVE DVD". This will be the finalized mastered {by Joe Gastwirt} audio mixes as heard on the dvd. Avialable will be the entire live version of the debut CIRCA: 2007 CD perfomed for the very first time ever as well as ...
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Sat Mar 28, 2009 6:58 am
Forum: Alternate Tunes
Topic: Xmas Project In The Works...
Replies: 6
Views: 1623

Xmas Project In The Works...

Hello Friends !! I'm producing a tribute to Christmas for Cleopatra Records, I love the holiday and so it seems only right to pay homage to the season by remaking many Christmas classics with some great musical friends... Here is a list of who is involved thus far. 1: "Happy Christmas War Is Over" f...
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Thu Mar 05, 2009 12:23 am
Forum: Alternate Tunes
Topic: CIRCA: HQ Reviews are in...
Replies: 1
Views: 971

CIRCA: HQ Reviews are in...

Hello friends !! Thought I'd share a few reviews for the new CIRCA: HQ From "USAprogmusic" http://usaprogmusic.com/joomla/index.php?option=com_simple_review&Itemid=28&review=264-Circa--HQ From "Sea Of Tranquility" http://www.seaoftranquility.org/reviews.php?op=showcontent&id=7393 From "Music Banter"...
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Sat Feb 07, 2009 6:38 pm
Forum: Album talk
Topic: Does The Ladder really suck?
Replies: 108
Views: 38170

Re: Does The Ladder really suck?

was this Bruce's doing, or just playing with new technology to give it a 'contemporary' sound? Or may be just an unintended by product of the (new?) recording software? More to do with how one mixes... some reach for the compressor which is built in on each fader of the console for ssl or neve boar...
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Sat Feb 07, 2009 1:15 am
Forum: Album talk
Topic: Does The Ladder really suck?
Replies: 108
Views: 38170

Re: Does The Ladder really suck?

Hmm, I think this answer is a bit too compressed!! Expand a little, Billy- whaddaya mean? That the songs were too short, in order to fit a kind of imagined 'commercial' (single) context? Or summat else? I mean the compressors across every instrument and voice squished any dynamic range out. More of...
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Thu Feb 05, 2009 10:27 pm
Forum: Album talk
Topic: Does The Ladder really suck?
Replies: 108
Views: 38170

Re: Does The Ladder really suck?

I don't think it sucks... I just think everything is waaaaay to compressed.
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Mon Feb 02, 2009 7:39 pm
Forum: YEStalk
Topic: NEW "CIRCA:HQ"CD Released today !!
Replies: 17
Views: 3878

Re: NEW "CIRCA:HQ"CD Released today !!

Hello Friends !!

Well as is rock n roll... the Italy tour has been canceled.

On a positive note there are pics/slideshow from the rehearsals for said tour now posted at our myspace page...http://www.myspace.com/circahq.
Come have a look :D
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Wed Jan 21, 2009 7:21 pm
Forum: YEStalk
Topic: Yessong of the Week: That, That Is
Replies: 46
Views: 5389

Re: Yessong of the Week: That, That Is

This one is sort of like ABWH in terms of "where did this come from?" I thought Yes had broke up after Talk. Came from left field. That, That Is is my favorite track from the whole Keys sessions. Steve is wonderful on this track. Maybe Billy can clear up a misunderstanding I have about this album. ...
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Wed Jan 21, 2009 7:13 pm
Forum: YEStalk
Topic: Yessong of the Week: That, That Is
Replies: 46
Views: 5389

Re: Yessong of the Week: That, That Is

But was it tho? or was it Mr Sherwood adding some texture here.. maybe he'll tell us! I didn't play a thing on KTA... Only acted in the role of engineer/mixer for KTA1 and then advanced the mission to Producer/engineer/mixer for KTA2. I did add texture via recording/mixing tricks, beyond that the p...
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Mon Jan 19, 2009 9:28 pm
Forum: YEStalk
Topic: NEW "CIRCA:HQ"CD Released today !!
Replies: 17
Views: 3878

Re: NEW "CIRCA:HQ"CD Released today !!

thesage wrote:Hey Billy, What about swinging downunder for a few shows? There are heaps of yes fans who are starved for decent prog!- 5 yes shows in 2003 the first in more than 30 years suggests we are a much neglected bunch down here!

I would love to get down there... we shall see if we can make it happen !!
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Mon Jan 19, 2009 9:27 pm
Forum: YEStalk
Topic: NEW "CIRCA:HQ"CD Released today !!
Replies: 17
Views: 3878

Re: NEW "CIRCA:HQ"CD Released today !!

Cool. I love getting insight on how the 'pros' work it out and put it together. Normally by the time I've switched on my 16-track home studio, logged 'new project', found the right guide amp sound, selected the trk for recording and tested the level, I've forgotten what it was I was interested in r...
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Sun Jan 18, 2009 6:12 pm
Forum: YEStalk
Topic: NEW "CIRCA:HQ"CD Released today !!
Replies: 17
Views: 3878

Re: NEW "CIRCA:HQ"CD Released today !!

Ha ha, no worries! i booked the flights anyway! (in my dreams..) tee hee. FINALLY got myspace to deliver - & just heard em for the very first time. Sounding good, Billy boy! The Band is really finding its voice, & Jay just slots in their just like I thought he would... The man is awesome.. Heck, yo...
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Sun Jan 18, 2009 10:10 am
Forum: YEStalk
Topic: NEW "CIRCA:HQ"CD Released today !!
Replies: 17
Views: 3878

Re: NEW "CIRCA:HQ"CD Released today !!

I'd love to! But as I'm in the Uk, & yr in LA I can't see it happening!! Set up a web cam in one corner, then we can all join in!!! Never mind the quality ( mind u some sound on these cams is awesome- look at the boots of In The Prsent or Zep at the o2 last year.. Go on, go on- u know it makes sens...
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Fri Jan 16, 2009 9:09 pm
Forum: YEStalk
Topic: NEW "CIRCA:HQ"CD Released today !!
Replies: 17
Views: 3878

Re: NEW "CIRCA:HQ"CD Released today !!

the greenman wrote:Looking forward to it! It's had good pre-press, & I'm hoping it'll be excitingly proggy!

Let me know if you still want to drop by a rehearsal... we just moved into the big room.
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Fri Jan 16, 2009 9:08 pm
Forum: YEStalk
Topic: NEW "CIRCA:HQ"CD Released today !!
Replies: 17
Views: 3878

Re: NEW "CIRCA:HQ"CD Released today !!

Woo Hoo! Looking forward to getting this soon. Nice one Billy and the guys. The mixing didn't take too long then? ;) Thanks !! The whole record took about 6 months to produce. With the benefit of playing live gigs we discovered what we really we're. That tends to happen when you play live, you see ...
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Fri Jan 16, 2009 9:04 pm
Forum: YEStalk
Topic: NEW "CIRCA:HQ"CD Released today !!
Replies: 17
Views: 3878

Re: NEW "CIRCA:HQ"CD Released today !!

yesireebob wrote:Moved this to the main forum, as it was previoulsy agreed that Circa is more "Yes" than than "alternate tune."

Honored and it's greatly appreciated, I didn't want to offend anyone who may have thought otherwise.

Hope you like the new CIRCA: music !!
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Wed Jan 14, 2009 5:24 pm
Forum: YEStalk
Topic: NEW "CIRCA:HQ"CD Released today !!
Replies: 17
Views: 3878

NEW "CIRCA:HQ"CD Released today !!

Hello Friends The new CD "CIRCA: HQ" has been officially released today and available "only at" our on line store www.circahq.com . The new CD features Tony Kaye, Billy Sherwood, Jimmy Haun and Jay Schellen. 65 minutes of new CIRCA: Music !! There will be audio samples of the tracks "If It's Not Too...
by Billy Sherwood HQ
Mon Jan 12, 2009 3:30 am
Forum: YEStalk
Topic: Yessong of the Week: That, That Is
Replies: 46
Views: 5389

Re: Yessong of the Week: That, That Is

The crack babies thing is exactly the problem I had with that song and found the lyrics a bit embarrassing. Neil Young addressed this issue so much better on Rockin’ In The Free World: I see a woman in the night With a baby in her hand There’s an old street light Near a garbage can Now she puts the...