Prog geek-out warning: Legendary guitarist Steve Hackett has formed a new group with Yes bassist Chris Squire. The band, apparently named Squackett (yikes), will release an album in May 2012. Gibson’s website quotes Hackett on Blog Talk Radio:

There’ll be certain things on there that I think you’ll be hard-pressed to say this is a combination of guys that have come from Genesis and Yes. We cast a wider net over all the genres.

Read more from Gibson right here.

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