Progressive-rock pioneers Yes coming to Victoria in March

Progressive-rock pioneers Yes will make their Victoria debut with a March 19 concert at Save-on-Foods Memorial Centre.

The beloved British group, which is touring without original lead singer Jon Anderson, will perform three classic albums in their entirety: 1971’s The Yes Album, 1972’s Close to the Edge, and 1977’s Going For the One.

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Included in the setlist are Yes favourites I’ve Seen All Good People, Eclipse and Awaken.

Vocals at the concert will be handled by Jon Davidson, who joined the group in 2012. The current group includes core Yes members Chris Squire (bass) and Steve Howe (guitar), along with longtime drummer Alan White and keyboardist Geoff Downes.

Tickets go on sale Monday at 10 a.m. They are available for $55 and $85 (plus service charges) at Save-on-Foods Memorial Centre box office (1925 Blanshard St.). They are also available by phone at 250-220-7777 or online at and

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