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Watch Yakobo’s cover of Calvin Harris ft. Ellie Goulding

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[…]

Watch things get weird in Yakobo’s new video

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 EP launch show and pre-order

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.

Yakobo announces new EP

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[…]

Yakobo featured in Storge 2016 top 10

          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 Christmas Show 2016

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.

Yakobo at the RSN fundraiser show

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 hits the Big Apple

              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[…]