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[…]

Yakobo Full Band Show

Yakobo will be playing a headline show accompanied by a full band on 19th March at Bar One, Derby. This will be the first Yakobo show with a band in 2 years, and the first time new material from the EP Trilogy will have been played live with full instrumentation.[…]

Hinckley Show Cancelled

We regret to announce that the 1st May gig at Karns Bar, Hinckley has been cancelled. This is due to outside circumstances with the event organisers. It’s nobody’s fault, these things hapen sometimes. However we’re already talking with the promoter to organise another date at Karns as soon as possible.

Yakobo announces Kickstarter campaign

Yakobo will be making a trilogy of EPs this year, and using Kickstarter to fund the project. Kickstarter is a crowdfunding platform where fans can pledge to support a project in return for exclusive rewards. Read more at kickstarter.com Coming 25.04.15 Spread the word #KickstartYakobo

Live Shows This Weekend

Yakobo will be playing at two amazing venues in Burton-Upon Trent and Norwich. This Friday 20th March involves a full evening of free entertainment in the beautiful Tower Brewery. Drink ales brewed on-site and listen to Yakobo and some special guests jam a huge list of tunes. Hop on the[…]

Pneuma: Breath Of Life Soundtrack Pre-order Available

Yakobo’s soundtrack to the Xbox One game Pneuma: Breath Of Life is now available to pre-order at Bandcamp. The album will be released alongside the game on 27th February. The opening track is also available to stream at Bandcamp, and pre-order customers will be able to download the track immediately.[…]

BBC Radio Derby Interview

Had a great time on BBC Radio Derby this morning talking about Xbox game Pneuma: Breath Of Life and the Yakobo soundtrack coming out on 27th February. Listen here from around 1h13 onwards. Don’t miss the breaking news about a woman who has a horse and a dog THE SAME[…]

Welcome to the new site

Thanks for visiting the brand new YAKOBO.CO.UK Browse to find music, videos, tour dates and hook up with Yakobo on social media and across the web. Check back for all the latest, or sign up to the mailing list to hear things first hand. But for now, we leave you[…]