25 50 100 250 500. Albums. Rick Wakeman And His Band. Cirque Surreal (Album). TKO Magnum Music Limited, Magnum America. Light Up The Sky (CD, EP). President Records Ltd. WAKEY 4.
Light Up The Sky is an EP by Rick Wakeman which contains four new songs. Wakeman had been asked to write a song specifically for a huge firework display in Newcastle upon Tyne which he was to perform live. He wrote the song "Light Up The Sky" but because of poor ticket sales the event was cancelled. He then released this EP with three additional new songs. Light Up The Sky" and "The Bear" were later included on the 1999 compilation The Masters. All songs written by Wakeman.
His new solo album, Journey to the Center of the Earth, adapted from the writings of Jules Verne and featuring a rock band, narrator (David Hemmings), and full orchestral and choral accompaniment, was released to tremendous public response in both America and England, where it topped the charts. In 1988, he and three of his Yes bandmates formed Anderson, Bruford, Wakeman, Howe and released their lone album in 1989.
RICK WAKEMAN is a Symphonic Prog, Progressive Rock artist from United Kingdom
Performing with Wakeman and his band was the London Symphony Orchestra, the music was recorded with Ronnie Lanes Mobile Studio which featured a 16-track studio fitted inside an Airstream trailer. 4. The Six Wives of Henry VIII (album) – The Six Wives of Henry VIII is the first studio album by the English keyboardist Rick Wakeman, released in January 1973 on A&M Records. It is a progressive rock album with its concept based on his interpretations of the musical characteristics of the six wives of Henry VIII. The Family Album is a new-age album by Rick Wakeman for which he recorded a song for every member of his famil. mage: Rick Wakeman Family Album cover. From Brush and Stone Light Up The Sky is an EP by Rick Wakeman which contains four new songs. Wakeman had been asked to write a son. mage: Light Up The Sky Rick Wakeman EP.
Born and raised in west London, Wakeman intended on being a concert pianist but quit his studies at the Royal College of Music in 1969 to become a full time session musician. His early sessions included playing on "Space Oddity", among others, for David Bowie and songs by Junior's Eyes, T. Rex, Elton John, and Cat Stevens. Wakeman became a member of Strawbs in 1970 before joining Yes a year later, becoming part of the band's "classic" line-up and playing on some of their most successful and influential albums across two stints until 1980.
The third album from Texas rockers the Afters reveals the band effortlessly crafting singalong hooks. Continuing with their familiar formula, the band firmly latches onto a ow Patrol sound that targets millennial listeners. Several tracks from their first two albums make their way onto TV shows from The Hills and Rachael Ray to Army Wives and more.
YES/RICK WAKEMAN AND HIS BAND Rare Records and CDs in Stock. Cirque surreal UK 11 track original CD p/s (DSHLCD7018). YES/RICK WAKEMAN AND HIS BAND Rare Records and CDs Out Of Stock. Light up the sky UK original CD single p/s (WAKEY4).
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- Recorded At – Bajanor Studios
- Engineer – Stuart Sawney
- Guitar, Drum Programming – Stuart Sawney
- Keyboards – Rick Wakeman
- Organ – Adam Wakeman
- Producer – Rick Wakeman
- Vocals – Chrissie Hammond
- Written-By – Rick Wakeman
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