Yes Announces 50th Anniversary Tour

Yes 2018

Yes will be back on the road in 2018 to celebrate their 50th anniversary. The legendary prog-rock outfit, which was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame last year, will feature the lineup of Steve Howe, Alan White, Geoff Downes, Jon Davison, and bassist Billy Sherwood. Sherwood, of course, was personally chosen by founding bassist and bandleader Chris Squire to take his place before he passed away in 2015.

“I have been blessed to be a member of this amazing band’s rhythm section for the past 46 years, mostly in the company of my great friend Chris Squire, and latterly alongside Chris’ chosen successor, Billy Sherwood, who is receiving recognition for stepping into Chris’ pre-eminent bass and vocals,” says drummer Alan White. “Each night we are pausing to reflect on Chris’ importance to Yes, his desire that we should continue to share Yes music on stages worldwide, and the specific dedication of ‘Onward’ to his huge memory. I’m so grateful to continue to be performing on stages for our dedicated fans and look forward to celebrating our 50th Anniversary in America. It has been a great ride!”

The trek will kick off in St. Charles, Illinois on June 5th with dates spanning from coast to coast. It’s scheduled to wrap up on July 28th in Atlanta, Georgia at the Atlanta Symphony Hall. Yes says a handful of additional dates will be announced soon.

Yes 50th Anniversary Tour Dates:

June 5Arcada TheatreSt. Charles, IL
June 6Arcada TheatreSt. Charles, IL
June 8Four Winds CasinoNew Buffalo, MI
June 10Midland TheatreKansas City, MO
June 11Paramount TheatreDenver, CO
June 13Century Link ArenaBoise, ID
June 14Chateau Ste. Michelle WineryWoodniville, WA
June 16Spectrum AmphitheatreBakersfield, CA
June 17City National Grove of AnaheimAnaheim, CA
June 19Ford TheatreLos Angeles, CA
June 20City National CivicSan Jose, CA
June 22Peppermill Concert HallWendover, NV
June 23E Center at Edgewater Hotel CasinoLaughlin, NV
June 24Pechanga Resort and CasinoTemecula, CA
June 28Kresge AuditoriumInterlochen, MI
June 2920 Monroe LiveGrand Rapids, MI
June 30Fox TheatreDetroit, MI
July 2PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music CenterCincinatti, OH
July 5Carnegie of Homestead Music HallMunhall, PA
July 6Penn’s PeakJim Thorpe, PA
July 7The Wellmont TheaterMontclair, NJ
July 10The Wilbur TheatreBoston, MA
July 11Hampton Beach Casino BallroomHampton Beach, NH
July 14Tropicana CasinoAtlantic City, NJ
July 15St. George TheatreStaten Island, NY
July 17Paramount Hudson ValleyPeekskill, NY
July 18Theatre at WestburyWestbury, NY
July 20The FillmorePhiladelphia, PA
July 21The FillmorePhiladelphia, PA
July 23Warner TheatreWashington, DC
July 26Capitol TheatreClearwater, FL
July 27The Plaza LiveOrlando, FL
July 28Atlanta Symphony HallAtlanta, GA

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