On This Day (March 12)…Jon Anderson Visits EPCOT

Jon Anderson performed three sets on this day in 2019 at the American Gardens Theater at EPCOT, one of the theme parks at Disney World in Florida. Jon Anderson performing onstage during the third set. Thumbnail for this video. This was the second of two dates at EPCOT for Jon Anderson and his band. The … Continue reading On This Day (March 12)…Jon Anderson Visits EPCOT

On This Day (March 6)…Tales From Topographic Chicago

Yes performed on this day in 1974 at the International Amphitheater in Chicago, Illinois. Chris Squire onstage. Photo by David Slania. Retrieved from here. Yes’ first gig at the International Amphitheater took place near the end of their Tales From Topographic Oceans tour, supporting their most recent album. A handful of gigs on this US … Continue reading On This Day (March 6)…Tales From Topographic Chicago

On This Day (December 11)…Boston Relay(er)

Yes performed in Boston on this day in 1974. This concert and the whole tour were done in support of their most recent album, Relayer. This tour also served to introduce the public to Patrick Moraz, the Swiss keyboardist who had joined the band after Rick Wakeman quit due to musical dissatisfaction. The lineup of … Continue reading On This Day (December 11)…Boston Relay(er)

On This Day (November 15)…Prog Heaven in the Motor City

The bands Yes and Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 1971 at Easttown Theater in Detroit, Michigan. This date came during ELP's Tarkus Tour, which was the first to bring them to the U.S. This was the third individual leg of the tour to be in North America, and the first since … Continue reading On This Day (November 15)…Prog Heaven in the Motor City