Greg performed with the supergroup Asia for a brief time in 1983, which included an MTV satellite simulcast.
Jump to: Photos ||| The Lineup ||| MTV Simulcast Photos ||| Memorabilia


The Band in black and white

Asia with Greg Lake

The Band

Asia 1983

Back to top

The Lineup


Greg Lake – Bass, Vocals


Carl Palmer – Drums


Steve Howe – Guitar


Geoff Downes – Keyboards, Synthesizer

Back to top

MTV Simulcast Photos

Onstage in Japan

Asia onstage in Japan

Greg plays his fretless bass

Greg plays his fretless bass

The Band

Receiving awards

The Band

The band hold a press conference

Greg with VeeJay

Greg chats up the MTV host, Mark Goodman

Back to top


Thanks, Mark!

Pin from Carl’s
’82 UK debut gig

Asia in Asia 1983 Program

Asia in Asia 1983 Program
(click to view all pages)
Noriko’s Asia/ELP Fan Club Story

Noriko sent us her inside story of when Greg joined with Asia in Japan in 1983. (Also see the rest of the story on our Close Encounters page

ELP Fan Club Magazine ELP Fan Club Magazine 3
ELP Fan Club Magazine 4 ELP Fan Club Magazine 5

Back to top