Yakobo and the band visited ROFL Audio in Nottingham and recorded their take on Calvin Harris and Ellie Goulding’s banger ‘Outside’. It’s a slow burner at the start and gets pretty heavy at the end. The cover was filmed as part or ROFL’s YouTube series in which several artists performed[…]
Yakobo has released a music video for new track Far From Ground, and it’s a little bit surreal. Watch Yakobo teleport, walk around in a dressing gown and get chased by mysterious masked figures below. The song is taken from the forthcoming EP Maybe The Land Was Just a Dream,[…]
Yakobo’s new EP Maybe The Land Was Just a Dream comes out on 7th April. Today Yakobo released a live version of a song from the EP. Watch the stripped-back solo acoustic version above. Pre-order Maybe The Land Was Just a Dream here Buy tickets for the EP launch show[…]
Maybe The Land Was Just a Dream, the final part of Yakobo’s EP trilogy, will be released on 7th April. A launch show will take place the same day, featuring a Yakobo full band set plus guests Scribble Victory. Get tickets for the launch show and pre-order the EP here.
The third instalment of Yakobo’s EP trilogy has been announced, with the title and artwork posted across Yakobo’s social media pages. Maybe The Land Was Just A Dream will be released on 7th April. A series of teaser images with clips of tracks taken from the EP were revealed in[…]
Derby music review site Storge have featured Yakobo’s EP The Passage of Time in their list of ten great Derby releases from 2016. The list features a whole host of good music from Unqualified Nurse Band, Grawl!x, Steven Battelle (ex. Lostalone) and plenty more. Six[…]
Yakobo and Jo Lewis teamed up to play a one-off Christmas show via Facebook Live. Watch the whole thing below. Spoiler alert: it finishes up with a gutsy rendition of When Santa Got Stuck Up The Chimney.
Yakobo will be playing a special live-stream Christmas show on Sunday 18th December. The superbly talented Jo Lewis will be Yakobo’s special guest in the festive fun. Watch the whole thing as it goes down on Yakobo’s Facebook page.
On Thursday I headlined The Half Moon in Putney to raise funds for Refugee Support Network. Great cause, great music; Jess Hall and David Benjamin Blower were incredible too. We raised lots for RSN and the critical work they do for child refugees. Huge thanks to everyone who was there.[…]
Yakobo played two fantastic gigs in New York at the weekend, starting with the famous Caffé Vivaldi and ending with a set at Sofar Sounds NYC. Both shows went down a treat with the highly attentive audiences. New York, Yakobo loves you! Look[…]