Yvy is the lead singer and songwriter, she has a very unique and warm voice that gives that catches the listener from the first moment on. Her and the bands name come from the indigenous tribe of Brazil the (Guaraness) and means the ‘Furtile earth of Paradise’. Her love of music began as a young child when she would sing herself to sleep. Further studies in piano and violin and some time at a Berlin jazz school have resulted in Yvy concentrating on writing and performing this original material. Her unique ancestry of German and Brazilian lends a unique factor to her voice and lyrics. Simon is a New Zealander whose love of music also started at a young age. Together they started the project YVY and since than they write music together. He studied piano and guitar extensively and studied at Berlin Jazz school. He also qualified in Sound engineering and brings this perspective to lyrics and arrangements as well as his amazing guitar skills.
You will hear a influence of Brazilian music plus modern RnB, Jazz and a flavor of electronic music added from Mial Watkins a co producer in this Projects debut release the EP ‘White Sand’ that is about to come out soon. Their music touches you in a unique way and elevates you to a new place and hopefully introducing you to some new sounds from around the world packaged in a pop format.