“Among the world’s most influential, ground-breaking, and respected progressive rock bands, Grammy Award winning, YES are proud to announce they will release their new studio album, HEAVEN & EARTH, on July 18th on Frontiers Records. Having sold nearly 40 million albums in a career that has so far spanned more than four decades, HEAVEN & EARTH sees YES continuing with its tradition of symphonic progressive rock that remains timelessly fresh and innovative. HEAVEN & EARTH is available now for pre-order on Amazon here: http://smarturl.it/YES_Amz_Preorder
HEAVEN & EARTH contains eight new tracks, each of which boasts the unique musicianship and craftsmanship that have come to be known as the YES sound. YES distinctive layered music, swirling arrangements, brilliant vocals and harmonies are all in abundance. HEAVEN & EARTH is an album sure to please both long-time and new YES fans. For HEAVEN & EARTH, YES teams up with legendary Grammy Award winner, Roy Thomas Baker (Queen, The Cars, Guns N’Roses, Foreigner, Smashing Pumpkins, Alice Cooper, etc.), who handles the production, with Billy Sherwood (Toto, Paul Rodgers, Air Supply) taking care of the mix. Also onboard is long-time YES artist, the world- renowned Roger Dean, who again brings his masterful artistic creativity to the album’s cover art and packaging.
Tracklisting for Heaven & Earth:
1. Believe Again
2. The Game
3. Step Beyond
4. To Ascend
5. In A World Of Our Own
6. Light Of The Ages
7. It Was All We Knew
8. Subway Walls
To coincide with the release of HEAVEN & EARTH, the multi-platinum progressive rock band- -bassist CHRIS SQUIRE, guitarist STEVE HOWE, drummer ALAN WHITE, keyboardist GEOFF DOWNES and singer JON DAVISON–announced in March they’ll launch their 35-date summer tour featuring YES performing, in their entirety, 1971’s groundbreaking album FRAGILE for the first-time ever and a repeat performance from last year’s tour of 1972’s CLOSE TO THE EDGE, followed by an encore of the band’s greatest hits.
For more information on prices, on-sale dates and to purchase YES packages/tickets, go to www.yesworld.com in Europe, July 21st in the UK and July 22nd in North America
Since its founding in 1968, YES has created much of rock historyâ€TMs most important music, including iconic pieces like”Roundabout,” “Close to the Edge,” “I’ve Seen All Good People,” “Owner of a Lonely Heart,” “Starship Trooper,” and countless others. Its albums, including “Fragile,” “Close to the Edge,” “Tales from Topographic Oceans,” and “90125,” have been certified multi-platinum, double-platinum, platinum, and more by the RIAA. YES continues to inspire millions of musicians, fans, and music lovers around the world.”