Currently, there is a state of emergency in the Annapolis area and the band is constantly monitoring the situation.I will preface this whole essay by stating that I don't write with a view to being criticized. I just let the pen flow (figuratively, because I write on the computer), but in other words, as soon as I have my title, direction,---when I know roughly what point I'm going to make, I just let the Muse do it for me.
John Wetton to guest with District 97 in May 2013 District 97 is undoubtedly the most musically adventurous rock band in the world to feature an American Idol Top 10 Female Finalist.
The band now comes to Europe for the first time touring behind their second opus, .
John was saddened to hear of the recent passing of Peter Banks (July 15, 1947 – March 7, 2013). 14 ASIA SHOW FROM 2012 TO BE FEATURED ON PBS TV’S AFFILIATE WHYY “ON CANVAS” SHOW, THURS, FEB 14TH This exciting ASIA concert is among the final shows performed by the original line-up of the band.
John worked with Peter on his "Two Sides of Peter Banks" solo album, where he first met Phil Collins and Steve Hackett. The show will be shown on WHYY’s “ON CANVAS” show and will air in the Wilmington, Delaware and Philadelphia markets.
The set will feature a unique acoustic section, with songs which have never been performed before in the UK, in addition to the electric set." Tickets are available here ASIA is pleased to announce the following German dates: THU Worpswede Musichall FRI Bochum Zeche SAT Kitzingen Zeltfestival SUN Stuttgart Longhorn TUE Darmstadt Centralstation , performing a duet with vocalist Annie Haslam accompanied by only the grand piano of keyboardist Rave Tesar.
Although Annie Haslam and John Wetton are life-long friends and musical collaborators, it is not widely known that John Wetton was a touring member of Renaissance briefly in 1971.‘Heat Of The Moment’ is still a radio fixture and has been in top TV and films including ‘40 Year Old Virgin’, ‘South Park’, ‘Cold Case’, ‘The Matador’ and countless others.In 2006 the original band reunited for a tour of USA, which was followed by four world tours and several continental tours.John had the following to say about the forthcoming ASIA show at The Stables on 5th June 2013."I look forward very much to playing with young guitar player Sam Coulson.Carl Palmer commented, “We’re all looking forward to the next decade of great ASIA music”.