Ave Atque Vale

… to Peter Banks, original guitarist for Yes, who also played in psych-rockers the Syn and several post-Yes progrock projects. His body was found at his home on 8 March.

Here’s his best known track with the Syn:

… and probably my favorite of his songs from his time in Yes:

So long, Mr. Banks, and thanks for the tunes.


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Dad, husband, mostly free individual, medievalist, writer, and drummer. "Gladly wolde he lerne and gladly teche."
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One Response to Ave Atque Vale

  1. Jerome Scott says:

    Thanks for posting that, Smitty

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