Greg Lake Statement on Keith Emerson passing

Greg has released his statement on Keith’s passing, but so many people tried to access it at once yesterday that his website exceeded its bandwidth and it is basically shut down, including the discussion forum. I’ve contacted the server manager for help with this, but in the meantime, here is the statement in its entirety. […]

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R.I.P. to the Maestro, Keith Emerson. 1944-2016

Shocked and saddened to learn that Mr. Keith Emerson has passed away at the age of 71. I just don’t know what can be said, other than, rest in peace, sir. You will be sorely missed. Thank you for all the music and for being a part of one of the greatest bands on earth. […]

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Interview: The Making of “I Believe in Father Christmas”

Another fine article for the File Cabinet from Uncut Magazine: this interview with Greg Lake, Peter Sinfield, Stewart Young, Godfrey Salmon, and Andrew Lane on all the goings-on during the making of the video for “I Believe in Father Christmas” back in 1975. Quite the fascinating read!

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New press release re: “Ride the Tiger”

This one is complete with comments from Greg Lake and Geoff Downes regarding their collaboration on the project for today’s release of the CD. Read on Greg’s website:
Press Release

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Solo CDs and “Ride the Tiger” Press Release

Posted on GregLake.com last evening: Press Release detailing Greg’s solo CDs re-release and the Geof Downes collaboration “Ride the Tiger” release.
Greg Lake solo album covers
Ride the Tiger album cover

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New High Voltage Poster

My best friend got me this awesome High Voltage Festival lineup poster for my birthday (thanks, Lin!):
High Voltage Festival 2010 Poster

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Greg Lake Band Live Show CD & Vinyl Reissue

Billy James of Glass Onyon PR has issued a press release with news about a reissue of the original Greg Lake Band (with the late, great Gary Moore on blistering guitar) from 1981; their outstanding live concert from the Hammersmith Odeon is getting a reissue soon on CD and vinyl. That’s great news!

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Noriko’s Inside “Asia in Asia” Stories

Many thanks to Noriko for sending us not only a new Close Encounter, but an inside story of Greg’s time with Asia in Japan in 1983! She also sent us her hand-written copy of a fan magazine signed by both him and Carl as thanks for showing them kind hospitality when they came to Japan. […]

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R.I.P. Chris Squire, Yes Bassist, 1948-2015

Saddened to hear of the passing of the great Chris Squire, bassist for the prog band Yes, last night. He just announced treatment for a form of leukemia about a month ago. Yesworld.com is confirming this with a very nice photo. R.I.P. sir, you will definitely be missed.
Greg and Chris actually shared a flat way […]

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Greg’s home town mentioned on BBC 2

Nice mention here:

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Today's Virtual Musical Map visits beautiful Poole Harbour in Dorset. The town is home to Greg Lake of Emerson, Lake and Palmer fame so […]

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