Adam Wakeman streams new piano piece Home

Adam Wakeman
(Image credit: Adam Wakeman)

Headspace keyboard player (and sometime musical partner of Damian Wilson) Adam Wakeman has streamed a new solo piano piece entitled Home which you can listen to below.

It's taken from his upcoming solo album A Handful Of Memories, a contemporary classical piano album which is the result of an appreciation upon reflection of Adam's past experiences, trips with his family, his touring families and friends in some places that hold special memories for him.

"With this album I tried to make each piece reflect my experience in each location, not try and recreate a 'sound' or 'style' from the specific place," Wakeman explains. "It felt very special sitting down at a Steinway grand piano, and with the empty seats in the auditorium and the intentional lack of additional instrumentation, this is about as exposed as I can get and not get arrested."

Wakeman will join Damian Wilson in a run of their joint shows in the UK and Europe in November and December, where he will perform material from A Handful Of Memories.

A Handful Of Memories will be available on  LP, CD and download/streaming format. Pre-orders will get two digital bonus tracks, Abbotsham Cliffs and Polruan.

Pre-order A Handful Of Memories.

Adam Wakeman

(Image credit: Blacklake Records)

Adam Wakeman: A Handful Of Memories
1. Draa Valley
2. Pristina
3. Sunrise Over L.A.
4. The Winter Palace
5. Iceland
6. A Walk in the Park
7. Treyarnon Bay
8. Gateway to the Sun
9. The Island
10. Home
11. Abbotsham Cliffs *
12. Polruan *

* Exclusive pre-order digital bonus tracks

Adam Wakeman and Damian Wilson  tour dates:
Nov 19: UK Cardiff Acapela
Nov 20: UK Ardly Manor Farm
Nov 21: UK Helmdon Helmdon Church
Nov 25: UK Bury St Edmunds Hunter Club
Nov 27: UK Cranleigh Arts Centre
Dec 2: NED Breda Poppodium Mezz
Dec 4: NED Tilburg Paradox
Dec 5: GER Düsseldorf The Pitcher
Dec 6: NED Venlo Grenswerk
Dec 7: NED Arnhem Luxor Live
Dec 8: NED Zaandam De Flux
Dec 9: NED Hengelo Metropool
Dec 10: NED Drachten Iduna
Dec 11: NED Vlaardingen Kroepoekfabriek
Dec 22: UK Fletching Trading Boundaries
Dec 23: UK Kirton in Lindsey Town Hall

Jerry Ewing

Writer and broadcaster Jerry Ewing is the Editor of Prog Magazine which he founded for Future Publishing in 2009. He grew up in Sydney and began his writing career in London for Metal Forces magazine in 1989. He has since written for Metal Hammer, Maxim, Vox, Stuff and Bizarre magazines, among others. He created and edited Classic Rock Magazine for Dennis Publishing in 1998 and is the author of a variety of books on both music and sport, including Wonderous Stories; A Journey Through The Landscape Of Progressive Rock.