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Yes coming to Prospera Place for March 21, 2014, concert

The current lineup for Yes, a band first formed in 1968.  - Contributed
The current lineup for Yes, a band first formed in 1968.
— image credit: Contributed

Prospera Place will again be host next year to a musical blast from the past.

Yes will perform at the Kelowna arena on Friday, March 21, 7:30 p.m.

The concert announcement comes on the heels of the announcement earlier this week that ZZ Top is coming to Prospera for one show Thursday, March 20,  7:30 p.m. Tickets for that concert go on sale Dec. 13, 10 a.m. ($39, $59, $85)

As for Yes, the iconic classic rock radio music band will be touring Canada in 2014 performing three of the group's classic albums in their entirety—The Yes Album from 1971; Close To The Edge from '72; and Going For The One in '77.

Those three albums amassed sales of close to 50 million for Yes and included the following songs:

The Yes Album (1971)

Yours Is No Disgrace

The Clap

Starship Trooper

a: Life Seeker

b: Dilusion

c: Wurm

I’ve Seen All Good People

a: Your Move

b: All Good People

A Venture

Perpetual Change

 

Close To The Edge (1972)

Close To The Edge

I.     The Solid Time of Change

II.     Total Mass Retain

III.     I Get Up, I Get Down

IV.    Seasons of Man

And You And I

I.    Cord of Life

II.    Eclipse

III.    The Preacher the Teacher

IV.    Apocalypse

Siberian Khatru

 

Going For The One (1977)

Going for the One

Turn of the Century

Parallels

Wonderous Stories

Awaken

 

The group was created in 1968 by Jon Anderson and Chris Squire and has gone through many transformations musically and with band members in the 40 years since.

Tickets for Yes go on sale Monday, Dec. 16, 10 a.m. Charge by phone 250-762-5050, go to www.selectyourtickets.com or visit the Prospera Place box office.

Ticket prices are $49.50,  $79.50.

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