Hear Sample for “Believe Again” From YES’ New Album “Heaven and Earth”

Yes in 2014

Yes are set to release their new album called Heaven and Earth on July 18th in Europe, July 21st in UK, and July 22nd in North America via Frontiers Records. You can hear a sample for Believe Again below.

With a career spanning over four decades and over 40 million albums sold worldwide, Yes’ trademark symphonic prog rock is still as current and fresher than ever. Heaven and Earth features 8 new tracks, each boasting their unique sound and excellent musicianship. Yes’ distinctive layered music, swirling arrangements, brilliant vocals and harmonies abound on this record, which is sure to please fans old and new.

Yes enrolled legendary Grammy Award winner Roy Thomas Baker (Queen, The Cars, Guns N’ Roses, Foreigner, Smashing Pumpkins, Alice Cooper) forproduction duties on Heaven and Earth. The album was mixed by Billy Sherwood (Toto, Paul Rodgers, Air Supply).    The artwork is once again the creation of world-renowned artist Roger Dean.

Heaven and Earth tracklisting:

Believe Again
The Game
Step Beyond
To Ascend
In A World Of Our Own
Light Of The Ages
It Was All We Knew
Subway Walls.

Yes are:

STEVE HOWE – Electric, Acoustic, & Steel Guitars. Backing Vocals
CHRIS SQUIRE – Bass Guitar. Backing Vocals
ALAN WHITE – Drums. Percussion
GEOFF DOWNES – Keyboards. Computer Programming
JON DAVISON – Lead & Backing Vocals. Acoustic Guitar

Multiple award winners Yes formed in 1968 in England. Since its inception the band went on to create some of the finest, most legendary work in the history of prog and symphonic rock, including The Yes Album, Fragile, Close To The Edge, Tales From Topographic Oceans, Relayer and Going For The One. Amongst their essential hits are Roundabout, Owner of a Lonely Art, Starship Trooper, I’ve Seen All Good People. Yes continue to be a major source of inspiration for the genre and beyond, with a wide range of artists – from Dream Theatre to Earth Wind and Fire – citing them as influences.

Nikola Savić is a prog enthusiast, blogger and author, in addition to being the founder of Prog Sphere, Progify, ProgLyrics and the ongoing Progstravaganza compilation series.

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