Your Ad Here
Your Ad Here

Tittle-Tattle™
Published: Sep 12, 2008
Share It | Most Popular | Send A Tip
Yes Find Replacement Frontman For Tour
by Staff


Rock veterans Yes are to go ahead with their 40th anniversary world tour - with a replacement singer from a tribute band.

The prog-rock legends were forced to pull the plug on the tour in June (08) when singer Jon Anderson was ordered to take six months rest after being hospitalised with acute respiratory failure.

But the band, formed by Anderson and bass player Chris Squire in 1968, have now decided to press ahead with the gigs - after finding an "understudy" for their vocalist from a Yes copycat act.

Benoit David, who sings in several Yes tribute bands in Montreal, Canada, will line-up with his heroes when the tour begins on 4 November (08) in Ontario.

He was recruited after Squire saw a clip of him fronting a Yes tribute band called Close To The Edge on video-sharing website YouTube. (c) WENN




YouTube Videos

Watch the latest videos on YouTube.com


© Copyright 2004-2007 by Post Chronicle Corp.
Top of Page

PostChronicle.com is best viewed with an 1024x768 screen resolution


Site Meter




Disclaimer: The views expressed on this site are that of the authors and not necessarily that of The Post Chronicle™. Since we offer our product free of charge, we run banner advertising in order to cover the operating costs of delivering the material. Read More Here  DMCA Policy Here  Privacy Policy Here