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1993

Earthworks I With Yes out of the way, Earthworks continues full steam with an eighteen date trip to Germany, again, rounded off with an excellent Jazz Café in London, well-attended by a strong contingent of [...]

2017-10-26T10:13:49+00:00 October 26th, 1993|

1992

Earthworks 1 / Yes A last Yes trip to Japan in March is preceded by Earthworks German dates. In a German hotel room Bill takes a call from manager Mark Fenwick to the effect that [...]

2017-10-26T10:13:31+00:00 October 26th, 1992|

1991

Earthworks I / Yes A cold January in central Germany recording Earthworks’ third CD, with friend David Torn, producing. Work starts, almost to the hour, that the “100 hour” First Gulf War starts, and concludes, [...]

2017-10-26T10:13:15+00:00 October 26th, 1991|

1990

Earthworks I A.B.W.H. continues on the road in Japan and America, but the band, which is just finding its musical legs and the beginnings of an identity distinct from its distinguished parentage, is about to [...]

2017-10-26T10:12:53+00:00 October 26th, 1990|

1989

Earthworks I / ABWH Jon Anderson, vocalist from Yes, had visited innocently and socially in the previous Fall, and suggested Bill work on Jon’s upcoming album. Seemed innocent enough, but at the airport on the [...]

2017-10-26T10:12:30+00:00 October 26th, 1989|

1988

Earthworks I A further CD for Kazumi Watanabe is recorded with Bill on the long-promised, state-of-the-art kit from Simmons, which, like all kits from that brilliant designer, immediately proves problematic. Earthworks tour through the summer, [...]

2017-10-26T10:12:09+00:00 October 26th, 1988|

1987

Earthworks I A February German club tour with the Torn group, now with Mick Karn on bass, introduces Bill to a level of work-comfortable, low stress, satisfactorily paid that he was previously unaware existed. Seems [...]

2017-10-26T10:11:54+00:00 October 26th, 1987|

1986

Earthworks 1 A year of short sessions and concerts with a number of employers, mostly forgettable, with the notable exception of David Torn. With Tony Levin and Mark Isham, the group record “Cloud About Mercury” [...]

2017-10-26T10:11:34+00:00 October 26th, 1986|

1985

Moraz-Bruford With Crimson having departed the scene again, there is more time to devote to the piano and drums duo. Work starts in Geneva on “Flags”, but the addition of electronic keyboards seems to dilute [...]

2017-10-26T10:11:14+00:00 October 26th, 1985|

1984

King Crimson / Moraz-Bruford Bill’s mother dies unexpectedly, while staying in America. Work commitments are mercifully light until the Spring, when Moraz – Bruford does some European dates prior to the lengthy final King Crimson [...]

2017-10-26T10:10:49+00:00 October 26th, 1984|