Old guard of art rock and stalwart of neo-prog may not seem like a musical adventure, but when the artists in question are Jon Anderson and Roine Stolt a collaborative effort is promising to fruitful – even more so, given that “Invention Of Knowledge” is clearly a concept work, the “know” word present in the title of three out of four pieces on it. Scheduled for June 24th release, the record features, among others, Jonas Reingold and Michael Stolt, Roine’s colleagues in THE FLOWER KINGS, and his fellow member of Steve Hackett‘s band, Nad Sylvan, as well as YES and RENAISSANCE associate Tom Brislin.
Of course, the result of such an effort can be too refined in stylistic terms, yet it will hardly disappoint both artists’ fans. As for the epics that the album is comprised of, they are (read the review here.):
2. Everybody Heals
3. Invention Of Knowledge