Mon, Jul 28, 08

Well, we just finished playing at the 42nd, I think, Montreux Jazz Festival. It was a very intense show, not just because the stage temperature was in the triple digits. As all Montreux gigs, the crowd was there to enjoy the music, and always with us. Claude (Funky Claude, as he signs some autographs, referring to the ‘smoke on the water’ lyrics) got up and sat in on our very last tune on his harmonica.

Earlier in the day, as we just arrived, I had a phone call from Steve Howe. Yes, THAT Steve Howe from ‘Yes’ and ‘Asia’….

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