So it’s that very exciting time of the year when us members of the AMA (UK) get to nominate those musicians and songwriters that have made our world a much better and more tolerable place to live in over the last year. It was John Miles (remember him kids?!) who actually wrote the immortal line,… Read More »
A force of nature and an incredibly talented singer-songwriter, former Phantom Limb frontwoman Yola Carter was raised on gospel and is a greatly in-demand singer and writer on the dance scene (Duke Dumont, Massive Attack, Chase & Status, DJ Fresh and many more).
However, country and soul from the likes of The Band, Staple Singers, Otis Redding and Dolly Parton has always been her true passion and she has now come home musically to embark upon the latest chapter of her career as a solo Americana artist.
Yola’s powerhouse voice and stage presence, superb original songs and striking arrangements from a supremely skilful and sympathetic band all combine to create a sensational live show.
“One of the best vocalists I’ve seen!” (For The Country Record)
“Loose limbed, soulful and funky – if you closed your eyes it sounded like Mavis Staples fronting The Band…a stadium-sized talent!” (Bristol 24/7)