The hard work and dedication in creating a refined sound secured YellowStraps a place in festivals like Dour, Pukkelpop and The Great Escape (UK). In addition to COLORSxSTUDIOS, they’ve attracted top international tastemakers including Majestic Casual, Complex, Earmilk, The Sound You Need, Pigeons and Planes, ... Truly transcending both soul and electronic, YellowStraps ability to appeal to fans of both genres allows the duo to carve their own path. Many elements like drum grooves and warm beats and harmonies are found throughout the group’s music and it’s clear that the duo sticks by their ideology of continually challenging themselves.
As exploratory collaborators, there appears to be much flexibility for how YellowStraps will continue to push their project along. Drawing inspiration from artists like Tom Misch, Daniel Caesar, Jordan Rakei, River Tiber, Moonchild, ... YellowStraps are worth following.