Yakobo collaborated with composer Sam Houghton to make the soundtrack for The Turing Test, a new game available on Xbox One and Steam. The soundtrack is available now through iTunes and most digital outlets. The game and its soundtrack have received widespread critical acclaim, receicing 5/5 from TrueAcheivements and 8.5/10[…]
Yakobo will be playing two acoustic shows in New York in October. This will include a set at the famous Caffé Vivaldi on Friday 14th, and an appearance at Sofar Sounds NYC at a secret location in Brooklyn. Visit the Yakobo events page for more info.
Part 2 of Yakobo’s EP Trilogy is available now through all major online stores and streaming platforms. Buy CDs and hi-res downloads at Bandcamp. The EP was unveiled at a launch show on 13th August at Bar One, Derby. The full Yakobo band played a headline set spanning the best[…]
Watch the brand new video for Goldmine, from Yakobo’s forthcoming EP ‘The Passage of Time’, out 15th August. The video was made by Futureproof Films and filmed at an abandoned quarry in Derbyshire.
Yakobo has announced the release of a new EP, The Passage of Time. The second part of Yakobo’s EP Trilogy will be available on 15th August 2016. Artwork by Emma Rees has also been released today. Limited edition CD and digital versions of the EP are available to pre-order now[…]
Yakobo recently sat down with Zak Sloman of Muzak Review to talk about all things Yakobo, local music and the wider industry. Read the interview here.
Yakobo has released a music video for Mayflower, taken from the EP “Wander in the Wilderness.” The medieval themed video stars Ophelia Januszewski as a princess locked in a tower who defies certain gender stereotypes. It was directed by Sam Houghton and shot by Futureproof Films. Take a look below,[…]
Watch Yakobo’s trailer for the new Mayflower music video, coming out on Monday 18th April.
Yakobo has contributed vocals to the new single from Isaac Smith, ‘Pressure’. Stream and download the track now.
Yakobo will be playing at Derby’s new inner-city festival, 2Q on 9/4/16. The festival brings together six venues in the city centre under one wristband, with a great line up that includes Revered And The Makers, Little Comets and We Are The Ocean. Yakobo will be playing at The Hairy[…]