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A critically acclaimed band of mavericks who have mined the music of the spheres finding something sounding like a jam between The Blues, World Music, U.S. Folk and Grunge. Compared to artists as diverse at The Dandy Warhols, Neil Young's Crazy Horse and Low.

What others say; "A pronounced but un-histrionic soulfulness.. commendably uninterested in fashion.. songs are passionate, humorous, communal sounding expressions, engaging" - Oliver Arditi. "These guys really do pack a punch" - Stoke Sounds. "Beautifully crafted songs with bite and edge"- Mind, Body & Boogie festival. "Mesmerizing guitar skills" - WillsImmusic Blog. "Powerful lyrics and absorbing melodies" - Nigel Stonier, "Rare vocal tone" - Radicals Rising. "Powerful voice, good-time backing vocals" Here Comes The Flood. More in 'about us' & 'press reviews'.

Every note with passion.

Currently recording

Aug 14th -  Private Garden Party (book yours via blueyellows@live.co.uk)

Sept 17th - Charity Show, Audlem Scout & Guide Hall

Oct 1st     - Alderley Beer & Wine Festival 

Dec 30th  - The Crown Ballroom, Nantwich (private event)
          
Compared by others to... Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers, Bombay Bicycle Club, The Dandy Warhols, The The, Neil Young & Crazy Horse, Low, John Martyn.

Listen to /Order Jonathan Tarplee's Solo Album, Attachment Theories;




                      Gigs (JT solo shows and full band shows);

Live shows (scroll right)

         
             

Jonathan Tarplee-Guitar/Vocals

Emma Alcock- Keyboards/Accordion/Backing vocals

Simon Taylor- Bass

Dave Coomer - Drums/Backing vocals/Blues harp


Former band member; Hayley Worsdale- Drums/Back ing vocals


Interestin' facts;

Jonathan lives on a boat, was a zoo-keeper at one time & also met the Dalai Lama unexpectedly.

Emma ran away to join the circus for a few years (no, really).

Simon's house is like a lab, he is working on perpetual motion & alchemy among other things.

Dave is officially described as a 'Ranger, author, druid & Rock God'.



Hayley ran a butterfly hospital as a child, and brought many of the critters "back to life".

L-R; Emma, Jonathan, Simon, Hayley
L-R Emma, Jonathan, Simon, Hayley.

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