Photo Album Number 1

  • The Bob Catley Band live at the Limelight Club in Crewe.

  • The Bob Catley Band, crew and support band Lost
    weekend after the Ilfracombe show in April 2006.

  • Oliver perfoming as part of the Bob Catley band
    at the Limelight club in Crewe.

  • David Mark Pearce, Paul Manzi, Oliver and Arjen
    after the Stream of Passion show in Rotherham .
    Photo by Geoff Arnold.

  • The Oliver Wakeman Band pictured after their
    show at the Boardwalk in Sheffield on April 18th 2005.
    Photo by Geoff Arnold.

  • This picture of Oliver and Steve Taylor (Lead
    vocalist of the progressive rock band Strangefish) was
    taken at the Classic Rock Society's annual Best of the
    Year show. Photo by Geoff Arnold.

  • This picture of Oliver and Erik Norlander was taken
    at their double header Classic Rock Society concert
    where each performed with their bands.
    Photo by Geoff Arnold.

  • Dave Pearce & Oliver rehearsing for the
    acoustic gig at the CRS. Seen here working hard
    on the Classical Guitar parts for Nature's Way
    from the 'Purification by Sound' album.

  • Oliver working on the fine details for the Mother's Ruin
    album at Thin Ice studios in Virginia Water.
    Dave Wagstaffe can be seen in the background wondering
    what impossible part Oliver's going to want played next!

  • Moon Kinnaird and Oliver having a short break
    in between vocal takes at Thin Ice.

  • Oliver can be seen here working out some final
    keyboard touches to the Mother's Ruin album. Dave
    can be seen in the background working through a drum part.

  • Karl Groom setting up Pro-Tools for
    the Drum recording.
    Photo by Oliver.

  • Dave Wagstaffe recording the Drum parts for the 'Mother's Ruin'
    album at Thin Ice Studios in Virginia Water, Surrey. Taken during
    the warm up for the track 'The Agent' which is quite complicated
    as can be seen from the amount of notes on the music stand!

  • Rick, Lisa (Oliver's wife) and Oliver Wakeman meeting up
    backstage after the Yes gig at the NIA in Birmingham, UK.

  • Oliver on stage for the Classic Rock Society on December 14th
    2002. By the look of concentration on Oliver's face and the fact
    he's at his trusty Yamaha piano - he's probably in the middle of
    a tricky piano bit! Photo by Mark Heffer.

  • This photo shows Clive Nolan, Oliver and Robert
    Powell at Thin Ice Studio. Robert had just finished his
    narration for "The Hound of the Baskervilles" album!
    Photo by Karl Groom.

  • This photo shows Oliver and Rachel on stage for the Classic Rock
    Society on December 14th 2002. A great time was had by all
    Photo by Mark Heffer.

  • Oliver & Damian Wilson on stage at the CRS awards night.
    The duo performed a couple of tracks from Damian's 'Cosmas' album.
    Photo by Geoff Arnold.

  • This photo shows Tim Buchanan (Bass) and David Mark Pearce
    (Guitar) on stage for the Classic Rock Society on December 14th
    2002. Dave Wagstaffe (Drums) can be seen in the background
    keeping everything together! Photo by Mark Heffer.

  • This photo shows Oliver on stage for the Classic Rock Society
    on December 14th 2002.
    Oliver is using his trusty Korg 01/w here for a solo section.
    Photo by Mark Heffer.

  • David Mark Pearce (Guitar) on stage for the Classic Rock Society
    on December 14th 2002. More than likely - Dave is in the middle
    of the long 'Enlightenment' solo from the 'Jabberwocky' album.
    Photo by Mark Heffer.

  • Oliver publicity shot. Taken in
    October 2002 in the Opus Suite studio.
    Used on the inner sleeve of
    'The View from Here'

  • This photo was taken just before
    the wedding ceremony on Oliver
    and Lisa's big day.

  • Oliver and Lisa Wakeman signing the register on their wedding day,
    5th September 2002. Mike (the best man) can be seen to the left
    and Diane Clayton-Smith (who did the reading at the wedding) behind
    Lisa. Also in picture are Mike Philps (Opus Music) and his wife, Judy.

  • Oliver and Lisa just as they became
    Mr & Mrs Wakeman!

  • This photograph was taken on the 3rd July 2001 at the 12 bar club
    in London. The occasion was a small showcase gig for the launch
    of the 3 Ages album. This shot was taken from the balcony.

  • This photograph was taken on the 3rd July 2001 at the 12 bar
    club in London. The occasion was a small showcase gig for the
    launch of the 3 Ages album. This shot shows Oliver and Tim
    Buchanan deep in concentration and Tony Dixon mid-solo!

  • This photograph of Oliver and his wife
    was taken on the 3rd July 2001 at the
    12 bar club in London for the launch
    of the 3 Ages album.

  • The promo shot taken for 'The Hound of the Baskervilles' album sleeve.
    The photo was taken in front of just some of the keyboards in the
    'Thin Ice' studio where the album was recorded. If you are a keyboard
    fan you may have noticed the melotron just behind Oliver to the left!

  • This photo was taken of Oliver in the early hours in a hotel in Bristol after
    a late night gig Oliver went to see. We're not sure if the gentleman leaning
    on the piano is paying attention to Oliver and his music or the small jar of
    jam also present!

  • This is one of the earliest promo shots
    of Oliver, taken at the Pebble Ridge
    Hotel, Westward Ho! in late 1991.
    Photo by John Graver.

  • Oliver relaxing (just the once!) during the recording of "Heaven's Isle" in
    early 1997. The studio is set in the idyllic North Devon countryside, miles
    away from everywhere and everything.
    Photo by Mike Clarke.

  • This photo was taken at Geoff Hocking's Wolden Studios in North Devon
    during the recording and mixing of 'Heaven's Isle' in early 1997.
    From left to right - Chris Ford (Engineer), Mike Clarke & Oliver.

  • One of the promotional photos from "Heaven's Isle". Used by the local
    press during early 1997. Taken on a freezing cold New Years Day 1997
    on Westward Ho! beach.
    Photo by John Graver.

  • One of the promotional photos from
    "Heaven's Isle". Used on the CD sleeve
    of the original Opus Music release in
    May 1997. Photo by John Graver.

  • One of Oliver's 1999 publicity photos
    used for a side project.
    Photo by Morley Lester.

  • An unusual and rare photo is this one! Taken at the CRS awards night in Nov
    1999. Steve and Pete then jammed together on stage much to the fans' delight.
    From left to right - Martin Hudson (Classic Rock Society), Steve Hackett
    (ex-Genesis), Oliver & Peter Banks (ex-Yes and Jabberwocky cast!!).

  • This picture was taken in late '94 inthe beautiful surroundings of Tapeley
    Park, which is a stately home in Instow, North Devon. It features one of
    Oliver's favourite keyboards, his Korg T1, which doesn't look in such
    good condition any more! Photo by Mike Clarke.

  • Another one of Oliver's favourite
    photos, Taken in early 2000 as one of
    the first promo shots for the
    "3 Ages of Magick" project.

  • A very rare photo this one from 1999. This was taken at the end of the "This Is Your Life" TV show
    for Rick when all the guests approach the audience.From left to right: Mark Wakeman (Rick's cousin),
    Adam, Jemma & Ben Wakeman, Nina Carter, Ramon Remedios, Oliver, Oscar Wakeman, Rick Wakeman, Howard Keel,
    Chas Cronk (bass player), Norman Wisdom, John Inman, Robert Powell, Roger DeCourcey and Jess Conrad.