Music News - YES and Toto today (4/6) announced they will join up summer for a co-headlining North American tour. Having once been one of the world’s most influential, ground-breaking, and respected progressive rock bands, Grammy Award-winning YES has sold nearly 40 million albums in a career that has so far spanned more than four decades. YES continues, without Jon Anderson, with its tradition of symphonic progressive rock.
Since its founding in 1968, by Jon Anderson and Chris Squire YES has created much of rock history’s most important music, including iconic pieces like “Roundabout,” “Close to the Edge,” ”I’ve Seen All Good People,” “Starship Trooper,” and countless others. Its albums, including Fragile, Close to the Edge, Tales from Topographic Ocean, have been certified multi-platinum, double-platinum, platinum, and more by the RIAA.
“We’re thrilled to be hitting the road with Toto. Yes have always been big fans of Toto’s music, and we think the fans are going to really enjoy seeing both of us together,” says YES co-founder and bassist, Chris Squire. The current line up has not been confirmed at time of tour announce, stay tuned.
YES will be releasing a new live CD/DVD (recorded at the Mesa Arts Center in Mesa, Arizona) titled Like It Is on July 7.