London quintet Yassassin will return to Norwich later this month as part of the Women of the World Festival, a weekend of events taking place at venues across the city, with the bulk of the programme hosted by OPEN. Continue reading “Yassassin announce Norwich gig as part of WOW Festival”
Yassassin are one of the hardest working new acts around. The quintet, based in London, are yet to give up the day jobs, but have already found time to hit the road with Pins, and share stages with the likes of Primal Scream at European festivals. Taking their moniker from a song by David Bowie, everything they do embodies a swaggering vintage quality, and an inclusive, DIY ethos is core to the Yassassin experience. Between them Anna, Moa, Jo, Ruth, and Raissa work not only in music but video, fashion, publishing, graphic design and more, and with backgrounds spanning five countries, each members brings their own creative flare to the group.
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