Yes story - Oct. 5 issue of Florida Weekly
Two bands with the same name can be confusing, but Yes featuring Jon Anderson, Trevor Rabin & Rick Wakeman seeks to erase any doubt regarding legitimacy with Anderson, the band's original singer (as opposed to the other Yes, with only longtime members in guitarist/vocalist Steve Howe and drummer Alan White). Rabin refers to his lineup, rounded out by bassist/vocalist Lee Pomeroy and drummer/vocalist Lou Molino III, as "the final reunion."
Pop season previews 2017-2018 story - Oct. issue of Palm Beach Arts Paper
The 2017-2018 South Florida pop music season features young but established stars in hip-hop (Jay-Z), indie rock (Weezer), and video pop (Katy Perry) as well as the usual parade of 70-somethings in Ringo Starr, Art Garfunkel, and The Zombies -- who will impressively celebrate an amazing 60th anniversary as they visit the Parker Playhouse in Fort Lauderdale on Jan. 9.
Jazz season previews 2017-2018 story - Oct. issue of Palm Beach Arts Paper
Jazz is always a strong genre in South Florida, and the 2017-2018 season is no exception, with rising vocal stars like Gregory Porter, Jon Batiste and Cyrille Aimee; 14-year-old piano sensation Joey Alexander, and the bizarre blend of jazz, classical and world music that is 15-piece orchestra Pink Martini.