Yes Opening Bands: What All Have You Seen?
[Updated on August 21, 2017]
As you can see here, I have seen Yes many many times. In many of these shows, usually summer shows, Yes has toured with an opening band.
As of this writing, the following are the bands I have seen open for Yes thus far:
- Alan Parsons Project: 6/27/98: Camden Blockbuster Sony/Entertainment Center – Thirtieth Anniversary Tour;
- Kansas: 7/18/00: Camden Blockbuster Sony/Entertainment Center – Masterworks Tour;
- Porcupine Tree: 11/8/02: Upper Darby Tower Theater – Full Circle Tour Part 2;
- Dream Theater: 9/3/04: Allentown Fairgrounds – Thirty-Fifth Anniversary Tour Part 2;
- Asia: 7/28/09: Upper Darby Tower Theater – In the Present Tour Part 2;
- Peter Frampton: 6/15/10: Upper Darby Tower Theater – In the Present Tour Part 4;
- Styx: 7/4/11: Camden Tweeter Center – Fly From Here Tour Part 1;
- Procol Harum: 7/20/12: Upper Darby Tower Theater – Fly From Here Tour Part 2;
- The Musical Box, Carl Palmer ELP Legacy Band, Renaissance, Scale the Summit, Volto!, The School of Rock, and a solo guitarist/singer whose name I did not catch while at the show: 8/3/13: Camden Tweeter Center – Three Albums Tour Part 2 – Yestival show;
- Syd Arthur: 7/19/14: Upper Darby Tower Theater – Heaven & Earth Tour;
- Toto : 8/9/15: Borgata, Atlantic City – North American Summer Tour
- Todd Rundgren: 8/14/17: Hershey, PA – Yestival Tour
What bands have you seen open for Yes?