Rick WAKEMAN is one of the best known progressive musicians and a pioneer in the use of electronic keyboards in rock music. He’s also been extremely prolific: in addition to his work as a member of The STRAWBS* (folk-rock band), YES* (post-psychedelic hard rock band), and YES offshoot Anderson Bruford Wakeman Howe (ABWH)*, he has a huge number of session credits, including work with David Bowie, Elton John, BLACK SABBATH, Al Stewart, and Lou Reed. And he’s released more solo albums than anyone this side of FRANK ZAPPA. The list below includes 100 titles, including a best-of anthology, a CD EP, and six albums Rick did in collab oration with his son Adam (WwW)*. He also remained associated with YES into the ’90s.

Rick Wakeman – The Six Wives of Henry VIII:

Rick Wakeman - The Six Wives of Henry VIII - Catherine of Aragon

Yes: “Fragile”

Yes - Fragile

Rick Wakeman: The Legend Live in 2000 DVD


Rick Wakeman’s Keyboard Set-Up 1973:


~ by Dudegotchops on November 10, 2007.

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