YES Announce Official 50th Anniversary Celebrations Including UK Fan Convention Day, 25th March 2018!

Fifty years since the formation of Prog giants, YES, is something worth celebrating and YES intend to celebrate with their fans. They have announced a weekend of events to coincide with their two London shows on 24th & 25th March, the final dates of their 2018 UK tour.

On Sunday, 25th March, the London Palladium will host the YES FAN CONVENTION, an afternoon devoted to all things YES, attended by both current members of the band and YES alumni. This unique event is sponsored by Prog Magazine and will feature:-

¥ The official launch and worldwide exclusive availability of the Drama line-up version of Fly From Here, new lead vocals throughout by Trevor Horn, and remix by Trevor, including an unreleased track. (limited numbers available for purchase)

¥ Roger Dean artwork on display and for sale. Trading Boundaries (Prog Rock venue) will host Rogers stand at which a new piece of artwork for Close to the Edge will be revealed for the first time
Q & A with various guests & Roger Dean
¥ Exclusive free YES FAN DAY souvenir programme (limited numbers available)
¥ Raffle of YES collectibles (monies will go to the chosen charities)
¥ Prog editor, Jerry Ewing. will discuss Prog Magazine and future book release
¥ YES Memorabilia display in the foyer (Curated by David Watkinson)
¥ YES tribute bands: SeYeS and Fragile (with Clair Hamill) will perform classic YES songs

More announcements will follow. Tickets for the Fan Convention are £30 (plus booking fee). Free entry for those who have bought Meet & Greet packages for Saturday or Sunday shows.

All profits from the YES Fan Convention will be donated to 2 charities: The Christie Hospital in Manchester, who looked after the much-loved YES fan Malcolm Birkett, prior to his passing in 2015 ( www.christie.nhs.uk/the-christie-charity ) and Kangaroos, whose aims are to enhance the lives of special needs and disabled children ( www.kangaroos.org.uk )

YES concert Tickets for the Palladium and all UK shows are available via the ticket links at: http://yesworld.com/ 24hr Ticket Hotline 0844 249 2222 (subject to fees).

Also available from venue box offices and select authorised ticket agencies.

Front row, Meet & Greet & VIP packages are also available from YESWORLD.com There is no support. For full details and to book please go – HERE!

Full UK Tour Details:

MARCH 2018 (UK & Europe)
Tues 13th – Bristol, Colston Hall
Weds 14th – Sheffield, City Hall
Fri 16th – Glasgow, SEC Armadillo
Sat 17th – Manchester, Bridgewater Hall
Sun 18th – Gateshead, Sage
Tues 20th – Birmingham, Symphony Hall
Weds 21st – Brighton, Centre
Fri 23rd – Liverpool, Philharmonic Hall
Sat 24th – London, Palladium
Sun 25th – London, Palladium

More information at:
www.yesworld.com
http://facebook.com/yestheband