Sep 21, 200603:35 PMThe Life
Asia comes to North America
Sep 21, 2006 - 03:35 PM...specifically, to the McCallum Theatre, on Sunday night at 7pm. John Wetton, Geoff Downes, Carl Palmer and Steve Howe formed one of the most successful supergroups of all time, and they're reuniting for a 25th-anniversary tour.
I suspect Pink Floyd might have called this Riding the Gravy Train, but I don't want to be too hard on the lads. Their album covers (created largely by Roger Dean) were prized among certain circles as great pieces of eye candy. The one for Arena (below) was done by Rodney Matthews - you can see the full painting, along with a video clip of Rodney presenting the artwork to Geoff Downs and John Payne, here.