Tag Archives: Rick Wakeman

Rick Wakeman Releases A Covers Collection

April 14, 2016

RICK WAKEMAN - Starship Trooper

Not a lot of people played as many sessions as , whose “hired gun” listing has about 2,000 entries. More so, most of those people, when they become famous, stop recording for others – but not Wakeman who continued guesting … Continue reading

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Rick Wakeman And Neil Innes Revisit Rawlinson End

April 8, 2016

1972’s “Let’s Make Up And Be Friendly” was the last classic album by the original BONZO DOG BAND, and it was on this record that Vivian Stanshall, one of the greatest English eccentrics, introduced Sir Henry Rawlinson who could have been … Continue reading

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Alice Cooper And Rick Wakeman Cover PINK FLOYD

March 25, 2016

Out for some time, this somehow fell through informational cracks: another orchestral take on PINK FLOYD – now it was “Wish You Were Here” as peformed by THE LONDON ORION ORCHESTRA – involves such luminaries as Alice Cooper, who at one time shared a producer with the … Continue reading

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Metal Writer Delivers A YES Saga

February 11, 2016

Traditionally associated with all things hard ‘n’ heavy, on which he authored four dozens tomes, this time Martin Popoff is delivering something completely different, revealing – to those who don’t know it – a wider scope of his musical expertise. “Time And … Continue reading

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Rick Wakeman To Honor David Bowie With A Charity Single

February 1, 2016

has been playing David Bowie’s “Life On Mars” – the piece he originally recorded a piano part for – for years, but now the grand weird ballad has become a tribute to its writer. Most people’s, not fans’, perception of … Continue reading

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