Rick Wakeman's plans to mount two 2020 U.S. legs of his Grumpy Old Rock Star solo-piano tour were sidetracked by the COVID-19 pandemic, but now the former Yes keyboardist has confirmed that a 2021 edition of the trek, dubbed "The Even Grumpier Old Rock... Read More.
Former Yes keyboardist Rick Wakeman and veteran producer, composer and multi-instrumentalist Alan Parsons are among the celebs who have been acknowledged in the 2021 edition of Queen Elizabeth II's annual Birthday Honours list, which recognizes "outstanding achievements" and service of people across the U.K. Wakeman... Read More.
The 2021 edition of the annual Dublin Bowie Festival, a series of events commemorating the life and music of David Bowie traditionally held in Dublin, Ireland, will be a virtual celebration that runs from January 10 to January 17. The upcoming festival... Read More.
Expanded versions of former Yes keyboardist Rick Wakeman's 1999 concept album Return to the Centre of the Earth are expected to be released by Christmas. The record was a sequel to Wakeman's 1974 concept album, Journey to the Centre of the Earth, which... Read More.
Doors guitarist Robby Krieger and former Yes keyboardist Rick Wakeman are among the guest musicians who lent their talents to SpaceXmas, a forthcoming holiday album by the Hawkwind-themed prog-rock supergroup Hawkestrel that will be released on December 4. The album also will include... Read More.