Last month London-based trio Yak released their debut album Alas Salvation, produced by Pulp’s Steve Mackey, to a slew of glowing reviews. Watch the…Read More
London, England’s Yak have been are known for their unpredictable live shows. The band is set to release their their debut album Alas Salvation (on their own label Octopus Electrical – via Kobalt). Recorded with Pulp’s Steve Mackey as producer, it’s a wired and ambitious record that refuses to be pigeonholed. Alas Salvation is Yak’s first North American release since their Third Man Records debut, The No EP.
Frontman Oli Burslem explains: “I was trying to make it a slightly schizophrenic record that had all these different elements, but had so much of everything that by the end it would all just be lost and everybody would be like, ‘What the hell was that? I don’t know what that was, but I kind of enjoyed it’”. Today they released a video for the album’s opening track “Victorious (National Anthem)”.
Already shaping up to be one of the most lauded debuts of the year, Yak will release Alas Salvation (produced by Pulp’s Steve Mackey)…Read More
London, England’s Yak have been are known for their unpredictable live shows. The band is set to release their their debut album Alas Salvation…Read More
UK Trio Yak have been quite busy all across Europe these past few months, and this fall will treat audiences to a new 7″…Read More