This is an archive of the band profile for Yannick.
Yannick! Born in Hull and recently relocated to Leeds, they are an indie-alternative quintet has recently released their eagerly awaited new single, 'No Lust'. The single, which has been released through 'Love Our Records', is available on Soundcloud and accompanied by a self-produced video, which is available on YouTube. As well as this, LOR is distributing the single online through all major music platforms as a single track, with accompanying remixes from the labels roster.
Originally called White Pilots, the band spent the years of 2010 and 2011 establishing a strong presence within the Hull music scene and releasing a number of self-produced tracks onto the internet. Taking advantage of offers to play across the UK, they began filling venues with their headline shows and supporting a number of established acts such as Tribes, Chapman Family, Sunshine Underground, Little Comets, Good Shoes and French-Soler.
Now known as Yannick, the bands success still continues to grow. Receiving on-going support from BBC introducing, they have headlined festivals, recorded live radio sessions and toured the UK with their increasingly diverse set-list of tracks. Recently, the 'No Lust' single has attracted the attention of London based media company Emerge Media; working with them, the band will appear in the next season of the prestigious 'Station Sessions' at London St Pancras station.
After seeing the band perform at a music night in Hull, Tim Jibson a successful and established concert promoter and radio professional with Adventures In Radio Ltd, approached the band and immediately began working with them to lift their profile. Tim's confidence and passion for the band's raw talent has been announced worldwide and has caught the attention of top music producer, Stuart Colman, to produce their latest material. Stuart's impressive track record includes a string of number ones with 80's rocker Shakin' Stevens and sessions with Little Richard, The Shadows, Jeff Beck, Nick Lowe and Cliff Richard. In Nashville, Stuart has also produced recording artists including the Crickets, Nanci Griffith, Faith Hill and Linda Gail-Lewis.
Yannick's next single 'BE PHYSICAL' is due for release in early February through Love Our Records and they will heading back on tour in March 2013!.